“Just want to post this and say that my wife, [Chloe Bridges], and I are doing great and going strong,” the Pitch Perfect star, 38, wrote via Instagram on Friday, September 23, alongside a snapshot of him and the Camp Rock 2 star, 30, on trip. “I am not Adam Levine. He’s a different guy and a worse singer. We are however naming our future baby Sumner.”
Devine’s submit comes 4 days after mannequin Sumner Stroh claimed that she had a year-long affair with the “Payphone” singer, 43. “I was having an affair with a man who is married to a Victoria’s Secret model,” the Instagram influencer, 22, mentioned by way of the now-viral TikTookay video, which she posted on Monday, September 19. “At the time, I was young, I was naive … I was very easily manipulated.”
In her video, Stroh additionally alleged that Levine — who is currently expecting his third child with spouse Behati Prinsloo — reached out to her as soon as once more, months after their relationship ended. “He said, ‘OK. Serious question. I’m having another baby and if it’s a boy, I want to name it Sumner,’” the University of Texas alum claimed, sharing screenshots from the messages the “Memories” singer allegedly despatched her in June. “[He asked,] ‘You OK with that? Dead serious.’”
The former Voice coach subsequently denied cheating on Prinsloo, 34, although he acknowledged his “inappropriate” habits.
“I used poor judgment in speaking with anyone other than my wife in ANY kind of flirtatious manner,” he mentioned in an announcement on Tuesday, September 20. “I did not have an affair, nevertheless, I crossed the line during a regrettable period of my life. In certain instances it became inappropriate. I have addressed that and taken proactive steps to remedy this with my family.”
Levine, who shares daughters Dusty, 5, and Gio, 4, with the Namibia native, continued: “My wife and my family is all I care about in this world. To be this naive and stupid enough to risk the only thing that truly matters to me was the greatest mistake I could ever make. I will never make it again. I take full responsibility. We will get through it and we will get through it together.”
After Stroh’s video went viral, a number of extra ladies got here ahead claiming that the “Misery” songwriter had also sent them flirty messages. In a since-deleted TikTookay video, one lady claimed that Levine despatched her “a lot” of messages, together with one the place he famous that he “shouldn’t be talking” to her. “I guess if any other girls have experienced this with him … I just think they should post it ’cause I feel really bad for his wife, and nobody deserves this,” she added.
Meanwhile, a 3rd lady named Maryka uploaded screenshots of conversations that she allegedly had with Levine, claiming that he requested her to “distract yourself by f–king with me!” The screenshots, which she shared by way of her Instagram Story, have additionally since been deleted.
Additionally, each the California native’s yoga trainer Alanna Zabel and health influencer Ashley Russell, got here ahead alleging that he despatched them inappropriate messages.
“I was blindsided, you know, working with a celebrity and not really realizing how it was affecting my other relationships,” Zabel completely instructed Us Weekly on Thursday, September 22, claiming that Levine sent her many flirty texts between 2007 and 2010, together with one the place he mentioned he wished to see her “naked” someday. “I was spending so much time … so I think anybody in my situation has had similar experiences.”
The 21-year-old influencer, in the meantime, instructed The Daily Mail: “I would check every time I posted a story, which was every day, and it was always viewed by him. He would like mainly like booty stories and would always reply with something to do with leg or booty day at the gym.” Russell additionally claimed that after she identified that he would “get in trouble” for speaking to her, Levine stopped sending her messages.
“I think this is the true meaning of disrespect towards a woman,” she continued, including that he additionally allegedly saved watching her Instagram Stories after their conversations stopped. “It makes me very sad that he is married and does this immature thing.”