The scandal surrounding Adam Levine has been a hot topic since last year, with numerous hate messages being directed towards the celebrity. In September of last year, the singer took to social media to clarify that he was not the singer at the center of the allegations. Recently, fellow star Adam Devine shed light on the issue, explaining that his comment was the result of mistaken identity.
Adam Levine’s Scandal in Detail
During an episode of Call Her Daddy, Devine commented on the situation, saying, “I would never insert myself into someone else’s drama. I’m like, ‘This guy is already going through it.’ And so, I was steering clear.” He explained that the confusion arose when a headline included his name instead of Adam Levine, and he received a barrage of messages questioning his involvement in the controversy.
Adam Devine: Clearing Confusion Over Scandal and Maroon 5 Fans’ Misdirected Ire
Adam Devine was keen to clear up any confusion surrounding the identity of the person involved in the scandal, stating, “I was getting so many people that were just DM’ing me being like, ‘How f–king dare you?’ They truly were Maroon 5 fans and now hate me on accident.” While he received hundreds of DMs on the matter, Devine took around four months to clarify his position, waiting until Levine had addressed the allegations.
In his statement addressing the scandal, Levine acknowledged that he had crossed the line during a regrettable period of his life, but took proactive steps to remedy the situation with his family. Fans can check out his September 23rd Instagram post for more details.