Elon Musk and his girlfriend, Grimes, have had an attention-grabbing relationship, to say the least. The Tesla titan began relationship the Canadian musician again in 2018, and so they’ve been at it ever since. That mentioned, she’s not simply his girlfriend. She could also be a musician, however she has different hobbies and pursuits, too. And, a few of Grimes’ pursuits included getting concerned in Tesla’s operations.
The story of Elon Musk and Grimes
Grimes has been a fan of Musk lengthy earlier than the 2 truly met one another, and so they met one another by pure likelihood. Musk noticed a nerdy joke that Grimes made on Twitter, and he related along with her shortly after. Since then, they’ve been in an on-again, off-again relationship, however extra not too long ago, they grew to become dad and mom to a brand new baby.
Their child, who’s named X Æ A-12, grew to become an on the spot web meme resulting from how unusual of a reputation it’s. But, as Musk and Grimes defined over social media, their baby’s identify truly has a number of symbolic that means that represents the love and bond that the 2 share with each other.
A variety of their relationship and love for each other come from their mutual love of all issues science and futuristic. For instance, Grimes’ nickname in her private life is “c,” which is the image for the pace of sunshine. Musk’s nerdiness wants no introduction, as he’s the person who despatched a automotive into house that was rigged to play David Bowie’s ‘Space Oddity’ on repeat.
How Grimes bought concerned in Tesla Motor Operations
Unlike different main American automakers, Tesla staff don’t have a union. There are a number of causes for that, and one among them has been the concept that Musk and Tesla’s management are working to forestall a union from forming. Grimes, nonetheless, wished to know why no Tesla union has fashioned but, and so, she tried to search out out for herself.
According to Business Insider, the Canadian musician mentioned, in a now-deleted tweet, that she “literally tried to instigate [a] union vote.” Since she posted this on Twitter, it’s not clear how she tried to do this, however the result was the identical. UAW couldn’t accumulate sufficient signatures for it to occur, in line with Grimes. As a result, she mentioned that Tesla determined to rent a 3rd social gathering to do some polling to see if Tesla staff wished to kind a union or not.
The result of that ballot, in line with Grimes, was the identical result that Musk had talked about earlier. The majority of Tesla staff, for one motive or one other, apparently don’t need to be a part of a union. That mentioned, this info was simply based mostly on a now-deleted tweet from her, so how true it stays up within the air. Regardless although, her actions aren’t too shocking, since Grimes has proven again and again that she isn’t simply Musk’s superstar girlfriend.
Grimes is an unbiased artist initially
While few folks have a billionaire for a boyfriend, Grimes is and has been a self-funded artist, in line with E! News. A fan on social media mentioned that she was moving into Musk’s checking account, however in response, she mentioned that she doesn’t want a person for cash.
Obviously, Musk is the richer associate, as he has a web price of about $38 billion. That mentioned, Grimes has been a profitable musician earlier than she even met Musk, and that’s how she’s in a position to fund her tasks herself. Her web price is about $three million. While that’s not rather a lot in comparison with the Tesla mastermind, it’s greater than sufficient to fund her tasks.
Her most up-to-date one is an album referred to as ‘Miss Anthropocene,’ and it’s her first album in 5 years. It’s been fairly profitable to date, and it was totally funded by her, in line with E! News.