In the #YOUth issue of Paper Magazine out now, the 2 On songstress heats up the publication by wearing L'Agent by Agent Provocateur lingerie and a robe by Cocoon by Randi Kristoffersen!
In the issue, the 23-year-old talks about her upcoming album Joyride — which will drop early summer — and how the LP is a true reflection of her artistic vision. According to her,its necessary for:
"You have to stay true to your own instincts and just have your own vision. I think that is very important. Otherwise you just get lost in the sauce… Especially as a young woman in the industry. A lot of people think, 'Oh you're just a cute girl.'… It has nothing to do with your artistry or your heart or work or anything like that. It's obviously just about what you look like."'
As a young musician, the Kentucky-native is pressured to hook up with other A-list celebs just for publicity!
"I feel the pressure to date around. People are always shocked to know that I don't date around with other celebrities. [But] it's just not my style. I'm not trying to be well known because of the people I'm dating, or the people that I'm seen with. I'd rather just be known for my music or my art."
Sorry Justin Bieber! She isn't going to date you just because you're a huge pop star.
"People will say something crazy like, 'Why don't you just go date Justin Bieber and be way more famous?' I'm like, 'What?'"
Tinashe isn't afraid to keep it real!