‘Love & Hip Hop’ Season 8, Episode 2 Recap: Ashley Confronts Anais
Ashley and Navarro were two of Love & Hip Hop's latest cast additions this season. The power couple run their own talent company and manage artists and models. While Navarro has been focusing on managing Anais, Ashley was taking care of the model side. The only issue was that Anais had a tendency to be too flirtations and, at times, in appropriate toward Navarro. Ashley claimed that Anais would flirt with her man in front of her and also send sexy photos to his phone. So when Navarro couldn't make a meeting with their budding Latin artist, Ashley decided to attend the meeting instead of canceling it. And once the two women got into a room together, a fight erupted.
Although his mom wanted to play matchmaker, Safaree can't help that he liked what he liked. And he couldn't help falling for newcomer Dreamdoll. And despite his mom's wishes, Safaree took Dreamdoll to a trapeze class, and the two shared a kiss at the end of it. Could this mean that Safaree found love or was it all just a fling?
Mariahlynn made her debut for this season and updated everyone with how well her career was going. She also talked extensively about her new boyfriend, James R. Although it was clear that he was still an up-and-coming artist, Mariahlynn clearly didn't care because she was in love. The only issue was James and, Mariahlynn's label boss, DJ Self don't get along. James was under the impression that Self was overstepping and treating Mariahlynn like his girlfriend. The two men came toe-to-toe at Mariahlynn's single release party. Things got so heated that ML had to stand on a table to defend her boss and forced James to step off.
Finally, Yandy and Judy were already having lots of issues due to Judy's suspicious about Judy's devotion to her son. Judy reported to Mendeecees that Yandy was posting provocative photos on Instagram and "rubbing up" on other men's arms. That immediately put a riff between Yandy and her husband. And things got worse during Yandy's skincare line launch. Judy came to the party to order Yandy to wear a chunky sweater to cover her up because she was wearing a fitted strapless dress. Judy also didn't appreciate the fact all the shirtless waiters around. After the scene Judy caused, Yandy was up to her limit.