Rivera is said to be the reason Dantes and his former girlfriend, singer-actress Karylle, split up.
Fingers promptly pointed to Marian Rivera as the “culprit.” Dingdong’s leading lady in the GMA shows Marimar and Dyesebel and now in the GMA Films romance-drama One True Love, she was a credible “principal suspect” because, just weeks before the Dingdong-Karylle yarn hit the tab headlines (initially reported as a “blind item” in this paper’s Funfare column), she broke up with San Sebastian College basketball player Ervic Vejandre, her boyfriend of seven years. Instead, I went into counseling and I went on a retreat. I’m thankful to the priest who suggested that I do that. I was finally able to sleep soundly.” Was Dingdong your first boyfriend? He was not.” How many breakups have you gone through? “You know, kapag may ganoong eksena, he would ask me kung puede o hindi.” During those trying moments, did you run to your mom for, you know, consolation...moral support? But I talk to her long-distance every day.” What does she say about the whole thing? Better na siya na lang ang magsabi.” So you are now moving on? (Laughs wanly) “Basta ang masasabi ko lang diyan... Kahit isang daang tao pa ang nakaharang, nakikipagsiksikan ako just to say ‘Hi! Isang tao lang naman ang dapat kong tanungin at ‘yon ang sagot niya.
Sponge Cola vocalist Yael Yuzon was very elusive with some members of the press when he was asked if he and Karylle are already a couple, following reports that they have been spotted together many times.
“We’re friends, we hang out a lot, we have a lot of common friends so we normally hang out like with a group of people,” Yael said after much prodding.
With this album, Karylle's gifts as a distinctive powerhouse vocalist is showcased in the single, "I'll Never get Over You Getting Over Me".
It is a collection of songs that give the definition of moving on and at the same time divides grief in five different stages.