The woman who's been accused of cheating with rapper A$AP Rocky behind pregnant Rihanna's back is responding to the rumors.

On Friday, April 15, shoe designer Amina Muaddi, who has designed footwear for Rihanna's Fenty brand,

issued a statement on Twitter, explaining that she felt the need to speak out about about the “vile” and "malicious"

online gossip because it involves "people I have a great amount of respect and affection for."

"I’ve always believed that an unfounded lie spread on social media doesn’t deserve any response or clarification,

especially one that is so vile. I initially assumed that this fake gossip

especially one that is so vile. I initially assumed that this fake gossip

“However in the last 24h I’ve been reminded that we live in a society that is so quick

to speak on topics regardless of factual basis and that nothing is off limits.

Not even during what should be one of the most beautiful and celebrated times in one’s life,” she continued.

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