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Russell Simmons steps down from Def Jam following new sexual assault allegations
Russell Simmons steps down from Def Jam following new sexual assault allegations
Def Jam co-founder Russell Simmons was accused of sexual assault, which he first denied and then later apologized to "any women from my past who I may have offended." Since then, screenwriter Jenny Lumet shared a detailed account via The Hollywood Reporter of Simmons assaulting her in 1991, and Simmons has now given his own statement...
PETA releases stamps featuring Joan Jett, Morrissey, Paul McCartney, Sarah Silverman, Ricky Martin and more
PETA releases stamps featuring Joan Jett, Morrissey, Paul McCartney, Sarah Silverman, Ricky Martin and more
PETA just released a new set of limited edition stamps featuring famous vegetarians, and a bevy of musicians and music industry folks are included on the sheet amongst the likes of Bob Barker and Joaquin Phoenix (though the list two years ago was a bit more interesting with Leonardo da Vinci, Johnny Appleseed who I wasn't aware he was actually a person and Gandhi)...