Azealia Banks. | Picture: Fb/Azealia Banks
Banks cried by way of a sequence of voice messages she posted to her Instagram story the place she claimed she a person pressured her into intercourse. Banks has since deleted the posts however one fan managed to report them and loaded them onto YouTube.
‘Lowkey simply bought raped. I really feel like grime,’ she mentioned tearfully.
The alleged sexual assault got here simply days after Banks mentioned a person had slapped her within the face at a bar.
‘I simply really feel so soiled and silly proper now, you understand? We have been simply hanging out and one factor led to a different,’ she mentioned.
‘I simply really feel actually dumb, as a result of it was partially my fault… I’m similar to sitting right here like feeling fucking low and shit… I simply wish to fucking disappear proper now.’
‘You don’t actually realise it like this rape shit. ‘Males can simply prey on you and fucking like badger you, pressure you to say sure… to the purpose the place you are feeling such as you gave consent however you didn’t give shit.
‘You by no means wished to do shit… somebody actually simply bought the fucking better of me.’
She later took to Instagram to guarantee her followers that she was doing okay and also you couldn’t ‘preserve an elephant down’. However described the after results of the alleged ‘roofies’ as being the worst she’s ever felt.
Banks promised she can be hitting the stage on Sunday night time to go forward together with her scheduled present as deliberate.
Controversy has dogged the 26-year-old’s profession since her 2011 breakout hit, 212.
Individuals labelled Banks as homophobic and racist after a number of public outbursts the place she used the time period ‘faggot’ in a derogatory manner. She referred to blogger Perez Hilton and pop star Zayn Malik as ‘faggots’ on seperate events. Banks additionally got here below hearth for hurling the slur at a flight attendant in 2015.
Banks has defended her use of the time period not solely due to her bisexuality however as a result of homosexual males get a go to name ladies ‘bitches’.
‘Why is it okay… for a homosexual man to colloquially use the phrase “bitch” to discuss with ladies, however is it not okay for me to colloquially use the phrase “faggot” to discuss with myself or an opponent? Do homosexual males get a particular go to say misogynist issues just because they like dick?’ she mentioned in 2015.
‘The argument is that numerous homosexual youngsters hear the phrase “faggot” earlier than they’re beat to dying… However have you learnt what number of ladies hear the phrase “bitch” earlier than their husbands beat them to dying? Earlier than they’re murdered/raped…?’
However the star who just lately signed a $1million report contract has apologized for utilizing the slurs and detailed her psychological well being points.
‘Okay, i’m by no means saying the phrase F****T ever once more. The quantity of people who get harm when i take advantage of the phrase vs. the quantity of individuals i’ve mentioned it to are simply not value it,’ she wrote in 2016.