Rita Ora Explains Things Got 'A Bit Weird' With Calvin Harris After 'I Will Never Let You Down' Release

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Rita Ora

Even though they broke up a year ago, Rita Ora can't escape questions about her ex-boyfriend Calvin Harris

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In a recent interview with Marie Claire, the Southpaw star said, "There was a reason why I split up with him. And there was a reason why I'm at this point in my life where I feel like I have so much musical freedom, and I don't have to explain myself to anybody... It was more of a thing where I was in awe. I was at that point in my relationship where I felt he could do no wrong. I thought he had my back and that he'd never steer me wrong."

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Ora went on to point to the time after their collaboration "I Will Never Let You Down" came out and said, "everything started to go a bit weird. I don't know if it was because business was mixed with personal or what."

In August last year Ora's scheduled performance of the song was Teen Choice Awards was shut down due to some behind-the-scenes drama between the two ex-lovers. Harris, who wrote and produced the track, did not approve the rights to use the song on the show, which meant Ora got jilted. 

Read the full interview here