Chase Rice wouldn’t have accepted a rose from “The Bachelor” had he recognized what would have unfolded with the cameras rolling.
Throughout an look on the “Fitz and the Morning” radio present, which aired Friday, the 34-year-old nation singer mirrored on his expertise on the ABC actuality present, through which he encountered “Bachelor” star Peter Weber on a one-on-one live performance date together with his ex, Victoria Fuller.
“We spent an evening collectively in Charlotte,” Rice mentioned, in response to Individuals. “She’s a cool chick from what I do know of her. You already know, I obtained no downside along with her. I obtained no downside with him. You already know, I knew she was occurring the present.”
In Monday’s episode, Weber, 28, took Fuller, 25, to a personal Rice live performance. The singer, who needed to advertise his music on the present, mentioned he beforehand expressed hesitations to his staff.
“So I instructed my supervisor and my publicist, they had been like, ‘Don’t even fear about that,’” Rice defined. “They’re not going to do this to you, that’s a bizarre coincidence, however they’re not gonna — there’s no means they’d do this to you. They’ve by no means introduced someone else in like that, shocked the visitor on the present.’”
In the course of the live performance, Weber and Fuller are seen dancing in entrance of the stage — ultimately sharing a kiss — as Rice carried out.
“So the very fact they did that to me, it’s excessive, it’s pointless, I didn’t anticipate it,” Rice mentioned. “However on the finish of the day, it occurred. I don’t know if it’s the producers, or if they simply obtained fortunate. I do know what I believe, however I’ll let all people else determine what they assume.”
Although Rice is a actuality TV vet, having beforehand competed on “Survivor,” he needs nothing to do with Bachelor Nation.
“If there’s something I ever needed, it’s to don’t have anything to do with the drama of that present,” he mentioned.
Fuller, who is predicted to be part of this season’s extra dramatic moments, later opened as much as Weber about her historical past with Rice through the dinner portion of their date.
“I believe it might be actually unfair to you if I didn’t let you know,” Fuller mentioned. “The tip half was a bit bizarre for me… Chase and I used to this point. We dated however I broke it off with him as a result of his way of life doesn’t actually match as much as what I need. I knew that I needed to provide this a strive with you.”
“The Bachelor” airs Mondays at eight p.m. on ABC.