sexual assault

Noisey News

Report: New Video of R. Kelly Allegedly Having Sex With Minor Emerges

The New Yorker spoke to an unnamed law-enforcement official, who said that Kelly could be indicted soon.
Kristin Corry
2.15.19
Op-Eds

Ebro Was Right to Ask Kodak Black the Hard Questions

Yesterday, Kodak Black walked out of an Ebro in the Morning interview after the host mentioned his sexual assault case.
Kristin Corry
12.14.18
Noisey News

The 'Surviving R. Kelly' Premiere Was Disrupted By a Gun Threat

The event received an anonymous phone call that the Lifetime network confirms came from Chicago.
Kristin Corry
12.6.18
Noisey News

Woman Accuses R. Kelly of Rape, Imprisonment, and Infecting Her with Herpes

A lawsuit filed yesterday claims that the 51-year-old singer was "mentally, sexually and, verbally" abusive to Faith Rodgers after meeting her last March.
Alex Robert Ross
5.23.18
Noisey News

Two More Women Come Forward With Sexual Abuse Allegations Against R. Kelly

In a new report from BuzzFeed News, two more additional women speak up with claims about the Chicago singer.
Kristin Corry
5.8.18
Features

The Dollars and Desperation Silencing #MeToo in Music

Sexual misconduct is built into the foundation of the music industry. Our data and the stories of over two dozen women show how culture and labour conditions create a perfect storm for abuse.
Andrea Domanick
3.22.18
Essays

Let's Just Kill the Male "Rock Star" Persona Once and for All

The cases of bands like Hedley and Brand New show that men can't use their lifestyles as an excuse anymore in the #MeToo era.
Sarah MacDonald
3.6.18
Noisey News

Nelly Filed a Countersuit Against a Woman Suing Him for Sexual Assault

The rapper filed the suit in response to the young woman suing him for defamation and sexual assault in December.
Noisey UK Staff
1.29.18
Noisey News

Two More Women Accuse Nelly of Sexual Assault

The St. Louis rapper now faces sexual assault accusations from a total of three women.
Kristin Corry
1.26.18
Noisey News

Sorry Morrissey, Der Spiegel Has Audio Proof You're Still an Asshole

Turns out he said exactly what he said they said, quelle surprise.
Lauren O'Neill
12.13.17
Noisey News

Creation Founder Harry Thomas Charged with Sexually Assaulting Children

According to an investigation, Thomas sexually assaulted four children between 1999 and 2015.
Alex Robert Ross
12.11.17
Noisey News

Russell Simmons Steps Down From His Companies After More Assault Claims

"The companies will now be run by a new and diverse generation of extraordinary executives who are moving the culture and consciousness forward," he said in a statement.
Lauren O'Neill
12.1.17
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