WATCH: Charlie Puth Denies That He Engulfed Meghan Trainor at the AMAs

It was just a show thing, you guys!

Charlie Puth really wants you to know that he and Meghan Trainor are only on-stage lovers despite their primal PDA sesh at the 2015 AMAs. The male half of the “Marvin Gaye” singers sat in The Johnjay & Rich Show’s passenger seat to explain the logistics behind the kiss heard round the world.

“I was like all nervous before, like ‘How am I gonna make this look real because I’m not attracted to her in that way?'” recalls Puth. “She’s like my friend.”

The self-proclaimed “aggressive maker-outer” denies that engulfing Trainor barring harrowing evidence, but does admit to slipping in a little tongue.

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Watch Puth explain it all at the top of the page and relive their AMAs moment right here: