Trey Songz is thought for making baby-making music however in line with a current lawsuit, his sexual lyrics might have transitioned into undesirable groping. The R&B singer is being accused of sexual misconduct and his alleged sufferer is suing for $10 million.
Trey Songz being sued for sexual assault
According to court docket paperwork obtained by The Blast, Songz is being sued by a Georgia resident, who’s utilizing the alias Jane Doe. According to her, the incident with the singer occurred in a Miami nightclub in January 2018.
Doe says she and Songz have been partying on the E11even on New Year’s Day after he invited her to the membership following a celebration at Diddy’s House. The two of them have been seated at a VIP desk when she says Songz forcefully moved his palms below her skirt and touched her personal areas with out her consent or permission.
She additionally claims that she quickly found she was not Songz’ solely sufferer that night. Another feminine party-goer who was in attendance on the nightclub with the group, confided in Doe that Songz did the identical to her earlier within the night.
Doe is suing for assault, battery and intentional infliction of emotional misery, in search of $10 million in damages.
This isn’t the primary time Trey Songz has been accused of sexual misconduct
Songz has confronted related allegations earlier than. Just a 12 months previous to the alleged incident with Doe, actress and discuss present host, Keke Palmer, accused him of sexual intimidation. Palmer mentioned that she skilled such throughout a shoot for a music video for Songz in January 2017.
Palmer claimed that Songz used meals, alcohol and a “little sexual intimidation” throughout the shoot to coerce her into showing within the video – and that her picture was included within the venture and launched with out her information or approval. She claimed that Songz and his manufacturing group secretly filmed her throughout the music video shoot, which she didn’t know initially was going down. In the video, Palmer seems sitting on a sofa at his house taking selfies on her telephone.
She thought that she was being invited to a home occasion, when certainly it was a video shoot. When she seen there was a secret manufacturing going down, Palmer says that she instructed each Songz and his group that she didn’t wish to be a part of it.
She took to Instagram to specific her grievances with the singer in a prolonged post on the time and mentioned she ended up hiding in a closet to keep away from being filmed any additional.
“Literally my last option was to hide because you all would not listen when I said I did not want to be in the video the FIRST time,” she wrote. Palmer’s caption additionally included references about misogyny within the music business and its lack of respect for ladies. Furthermore, she was damage by Songz’ alleged actions as a result of she’s recognized the singer since she was 13-years-old.
Songz denied Palmer’s allegations on Instagram and in a later interview with The Breakfast Club. Palmer stood by her claims.