Trey Songz on Dating: 'I Want Somebody to Fall in Love With'

Trey Songz

Trey Songz on Dating: 'I Want Somebody to Fall in Love With'

The singer says he doesn't want to rush marriage and children.

Published July 2, 2014

Trey Songz is a bona fide sex symbol and with songs like "I Invented Sex," "In the Middle" and "Neighbors Known My Name," it's no wonder the ladies go cray-cray for Trey. In a recent interview with, the 29-year-old singer opened up about love and how his celebrity and image have affected his dating life.

"It does a little bit," Songz said about how his status as a sex symbol affects his interactions with the ladies. "First of all, sometimes I just wanna kick it. I wanna chill out. If I'm dealing with somebody, they wanna have sex talking about how I do this, that and the other. They're like, 'It's a cut right here. What's up?' That's kind of crazy. Because I am so sexually viewed, when I'm actually interested in somebody, that's the last thing on my mind. When I feel somebody for the person that they are, I love their conversation and I love being around them and I ain't really tripping off of sex. Sex is something that for me, when you're viewed as a sex symbol or however you want to put it, you know it's an object. It's whatever. It doesn't hold as much value — to me. When I fall in love and making love, I'm all down for that. It does get a little tricky because you don't know what people's motives are. But it's cool because I put myself in that position."

Songz also talked about his current relationship status and whether or not he's searching for love.

"I got somebody that I care about, but we're not at that place. We ain't even dealing with each other like that. For me, I'm focused on becoming a legend and making sure musically, I handle mine," he said. "Outside of that, I'm not looking for love, but I do want it one day. I want somebody to fall in love with, have kids with, all of that. But I don't wanna rush that. I don't wanna get to a place where I rush it and that's not it. I want to be able to have kids and watch them grow up and see them say their first words." always gives you the latest fashion and beauty trends, tips and news. We are committed to bringing you the best of Black lifestyle and celebrity culture.

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Written by Dorkys Ramos


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