In a series of since-deleted audio recordings on Instagram, Azealia Banks claimed she had been roofied and “lowkey” raped.
The 26-year-old rapper alleged that she had been assaulted and threatened to quit music.
“I just feel so dirty and stupid right now, you know? We were just hanging out and one thing led to another,” she said.
“I just feel really dumb, because it was partially my fault… I’m just like sitting here like feeling f–king low and s–t … I just want to f–king disappear right now.”
In the tearful voice memos, Banks said she “can’t even look at music right now” and said she was “embarrassed” and “broken down.”
“Men can just prey on you and f–king like badger you, force you to say yes … to the point where you feel like you gave consent but you didn’t give s–t,” she said.
“You never wanted to do sh–t and then there you are, feeling f–king powerless. Someone really just got the f–king best of me.”
Banks never identified the man or gave details on the situation. In another Instagram story Saturday afternoon, she updated fans on her situation, saying she was “good.”
“What is even in a roofie. I’ve never felt that type of intoxication in my life. I woke up my throat was in pins and needles. It’s under control now my brothers and friends are here. I’m going to be fine don’t panic guys. I love you. I def got drugged in my drink but I’m waking up again,” she wrote.
“It takes (a lot) to take this elephant down!! Show is still on for tomorrow…see ya’ll then.”
Banks is not currently on tour and it’s unclear where she’s performing.
A rep for the rapper did not immediately return a request for comment.
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