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Dallas Austin Posts Throwback Photo With Kim Porter, Says Relationship Inspired the Movie 'Drumline'

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Kim Porter is seen arriving to Tom Ford Women's Fall/Winter 2018 fashion show during New York Fashion Week at Park Avenue Armory on Feb. 8, 2018 in New York City. 

Dallas Austin took to Instagram to honor his ex-girlfriend Kim Porter, and revealed that his relationship with the late model inspired the romance in the 2002 film Drumline.

"we were inseparable I feel like a part of my soul has has been taken away," the music producer wrote alongside a photo of the couple as prom dates. "most people don’t know that Zoe Saldana played the role of Kim in “drumline” as nick cannon played my character ..we saw purple rain 15times in the theater and if you knew her you knew a strong beautiful smiling gangster angel."