The dancehall-influenced duo, featured on Beyoncé’s debut solo album. Dangerously in Love was the song of the summer when it was released in 2003. And while the sizzling smash hit (and sizzling music video) turned up the heat that season, it also sparked rumors of romance between the two collaborators, despite the fact that Beyoncé was already leaving. now husband Jay Z.
In a new interview with The Daily Beast, Sean addressed the speculation and shut down claims that he and Beyoncé had more than just a working relationship. Nah! I wish I did!” he said, when asked if they hooked up during that time. “She is beautiful.”
In fact, Sean said that they “only performed the song three times together, never.”
“He had some hits with Niño del Destino , and they did the Caribbean, but we didn’t really go out,” said the Jamaican musician. “I’ve always admired his music and it’s beautiful. So when I heard that Beyoncé was coming out on her own and wanted me to do a single, I was like, ‘Damn yeah.