Fans of Maroon 5 and Adam Levine are confused after a TikTok was released accusing the singer-songwriter of an affair.
TikTok user Sumner Stroh took to the platform to confess that she and Levine were having an affair. She did not give exact dates, although she claims that the singer was married at the time. The most recent contact between the two was in June 2022, according to Stroh.
“I was ashamed to be involved with a man with this total lack of remorse and respect,” she posted on TikTok alongside her video, which appears to show Instagram DMs of the Maroon 5 frontman telling her she’s “named “is.
She later claims that Levine asked if he could name his baby after her. Levine and his wife, Behati Prinsloo, are now expecting their third child together.
“Essentially, I was having an affair with a man who was married to a Victoria’s Secret model,” Stroh wrote, claiming she felt “exploited” and that she was “easy to manipulate.” She adds that the two “saw each other for about a year.”
Neither Levine nor Prinsloo have publicly commented on the situation at the time of writing.
In the comment section on TikTok, fans expressed their disappointment with Levine.
“There is no excuse to cheat,” one person wrote on TikTok. “The only response is, ‘I was a terrible person at that time in my life.'”
Another person wrote, “Okay, but it’s not like it was a secret that he was married?”
“His wife is so naturally beautiful and so sweet. SHE DESERVES BETTER,” one comment reads.
Others said they believe the video is fake.
“People are making these fake celebrity videos,” one person wrote. “Pretend to get messages from celebrities. This is fake.”
One person wrote on Twitter“These allegations of Adam Levine. Do not buy.”
Levine was a trending topic on Twitter a few hours after the video was originally posted.
“Adam Levine wanting to name his new baby after his mistress is really disgusting and just added to the list of reasons why I won’t give birth to any man because you guys are really bad and show that every day,” one person wrote.
Another commented, “What’s going on with Adam Levine??? If this is real, that’s disgusting.”
Some people in the comments and on Twitter blamed Stroh, as Levine has been married for nearly a decade.
“Adam Levine is completely wrong for what he did, but this girl has to take responsibility. One Google search would have revealed that he was married so I don’t understand how he manipulated you into an affair for a year? The only victims are the wife and children. like bffr, ” reads a tweet.
Others were not surprised by the allegations.
“Nothing about Adam Levine’s story surprises me”, one person wrote, claiming, “He DMs my sister-in-law all the time and was constantly watching her stories. f***ing weirdo! It always gave me the creeps.”
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