Kourtney Kardashian’s newfound friendship with TikToker Addison Rae is on the heart of Maintaining Up With the Kardashians this week. In a sneak peek of Thursday’s episode, the household decides “to unravel Kourtney and Addison” by inviting the 20-year-old over for lunch to “ask some extra questions and get to know her extra.” Naturally, issues get awkward fairly rapidly, with Scott Disick asking Addison whether or not she’s ever been arrested and Kim Kardashian admitting that she questioned whether or not they had been secretly hooking up. “No, we’re not,” Addison declared of her friendship with the 41-year-old mother of three. “It is simply very bizarre that that is what the impression was.”
So, how did this unlikely friendship come to be? Seems, the 2 met via controversial YouTuber David Dobrik final yr. “I met Kourtney via a buddy — via David — and we had stunned Mason as a result of Mason preferred my movies on TikTok,” Addison mentioned in a earlier interview. “We acquired actually shut and we began understanding collectively. We did a video on her YouTube of us doing a butt exercise and stuff, in order that was enjoyable.” Addison later opened up about their “great” friendship to Leisure Tonight, saying Kourtney has “been an amazing individual to have in my life.” Addison continued, “She mentioned in my YouTube video that I had nice vitality that she preferred to be round. I feel she has nice vitality as nicely and he or she has a lot expertise in her life that I can actually simply take a look at and type of be taught from.”
Addison’s debut on KUWTK comes simply weeks after her look on The Tonight Present Starring Jimmy Fallon, the place each Addison and Jimmy Fallon acquired main backlash for a choreography skit that featured a few of TikTok’s hottest dances. The sketch confronted criticism as many questioned why the creatives who truly originated the dances weren’t requested to look on the present or given the right credit score. 10 days later, Jimmy lastly corrected the state of affairs by inviting the TikTok dancers on his present. Addison then shared a screenshot from the section on her Instagram Tales, writing, “so joyful these creators had been in a position to be highlighted, I hope we are able to all dance quickly . . . present them love!” Maybe subsequent time we are able to simply begin by doing the appropriate factor and giving credit score the place it is due — sound good?