sexual misconduct allegations

Dionne Warwick Denies Allegation Her Sister Molested Whitney Houston

In a clip from a forthcoming interview with Larry King, singer Dionne Warwick speaks out against Whitney, the recent documentary about the life of Whitney Houston, and its filmmakers' decision to…
Anna Gaca / August 6, 2018

What the Hell Is Going on With This Bizarre Harvey Weinstein Interview?

Disgraced studio head Harvey Weinstein and his attorney Ben Brafman have already refuted an interview Weinstein conducted with personal friend/Greek shipping heir/The Spectator columnist Taki Theodoracopulos,…
Maggie Serota / July 13, 2018

Charlamagne Tha God’s 2001 Rape Case Will Not Be Reopened

After a 17-year-old rape allegation against The Breakfast Club host Charlamagne Tha God (born Lenard Larry McKelvey) resurfaced this week, South Carolina officials say they…
Colin Stutz, Billboard / July 13, 2018

Russell Simmons Again Accused of Rape

Another woman has come forward to accuse disgraced music mogul Russell Simmons of rape. Alexia Norton Jones, the granddaughter of publishing house founder W.W. Norton and daughter of former…
Anna Gaca / July 10, 2018

Gene Simmons Settles Sexual Battery Suit Filed by Radio Broadcaster

Gene Simmons has settled a sexual battery lawsuit with a woman who accused the Kiss bassist of sexual assault, according to court documents obtained by…
Maggie Serota / July 9, 2018

Harvey Weinstein Indicted on Additional Sex Crime Charges

Harvey Weinstein faces three new felony sex crime charges in New York, including two with a potential maximum sentence of life in prison. The disgraced movie mogul has…
Anna Gaca / July 2, 2018

Harvey Weinstein Turns Himself in on Sex Crime Charges [UPDATED]

Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to authorities in New York and be charged with a sex crime on Friday (May 25), the New…
Anna Gaca / May 24, 2018

Multiple Women Accuse Morgan Freeman of Sexual Harassment, Inappropriate Behavior

Eight women have accused Morgan Freeman of sexual misconduct in a CNN report about the actor's alleged inappropriate behavior, describing multiple troubling incidents throughout his…

Alice Glass Awarded $21,000 in Attorney Fees as Ethan Kath Lawsuit Is Thrown Out Again

A California judge has denied a motion by Ethan Kath to reopen his defamation lawsuit against ex-Crystal Castles bandmate Alice Glass, Pitchfork reports. The judge, Samantha…
Andy Cush / May 17, 2018

R. Kelly’s World “Crumbling” as New Allegations Surface: Report

Recent scrutiny from the Time's Up movement, a new legal threat from an ex-partner, and the loss of key staff have placed R. Kelly under intensifying pressure as the singer faces fresh public…
Anna Gaca / May 4, 2018

Punk Talks Controversy: Pinegrove, a Mishandled Allegation, and Finding a Path Forward

Late last week, a persistent subject of gossip in the emo music community hit breakout velocity. The subject was a Philadelphia-based nonprofit organization called Punk…
Anna Gaca / April 20, 2018

Matt Lauer Issues Statement on Sexual Misconduct Allegations

On Thursday, ousted Today show host Matt Lauer issued a statement regarding the sexual misconduct allegations that led to his dismissal from the lead anchor spot…
Maggie Serota / November 30, 2017