Grimes Revealed On TikTok That Elon Musk, Despite Being A Billionaire, "Doesn't Fund Her Career"

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You may or may not know this about me — I mean, why would you — but I'm obsessed with one Claire Boucher, commonly known as Grimes:

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One specific thing that fascinates me about Grimes is her relationship with Elon Musk.

Elon Musk and Grimes outside at an event

The two are the parents of X Æ A-12.

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Well, recently on TikTok, Grimes shared this video of her dancin' and vibin' to her song "100% Tragedy" with the caption: "My label thinks this isn't a single what do y'all think?"

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100% Tragedy #grimes #dancer #choreography 100%Tragedy 🤍🧚🏻‍♀️ @symonekimeka @rayjrv

♬ 100 Percent Tragedy by Grimes - Warnymph

I personally think the song is 100% worthy of being a single, hehehehe.

Well, one follower of Grimes asked her why she was even signed to a label, and she had this to say:

Grimes said, "need to get out of the gate-keeping of indie music and I need $ for music videos etc haha contrary to popular belief my bf doesn't fund my career"
@warnymph / Via `tiktok.com

"Haha contrary to popular belief my bf doesn't fund my career."

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Needless to say, the internet is having a field day with this revelation:

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All jokes aside — and regardless of how you feel about her — it's admirable that Grimes wants to do this her own way and not rely on help from her boyfriend.