Go to content

Kehlani claims they were sexually assaulted by fan after concert

Kehlani claims they were sexually assaulted by fan after concert
/ © Cover Media

Kehlani has claimed a fan sexually assaulted them as they were escorted through a crowd after a show in Manchester, England on Monday.

The Honey singer, who prefers they/them pronouns, told fans in a since-deleted Instagram Stories on Monday that they were sexually assaulted following their concert at the O2 Victoria Warehouse.

"I've made video after video after video and deleted it because I don't want any video of me as angry, triggered, crying upset as I am anywhere," they wrote. "I don't care how sexual you deem my music, my performances, my fun with my friends dancing at clubs, or ME."

The singer continued, "That does not give any of you the right to cross a boundary like sticking your hands up my skirt & pulling my underwear to TOUCH MY GENITALS as I am being escorted through a crowd after performing. This s**t made me sick to my stomach. As a victim of sexual assault, I am endlessly triggered and mindblown."

Kehlani previously opened up about their experience as a sexual assault survivor in a 2019 episode of the Sunday Gems podcast.

The European leg of their Blue Water Road Trip Tour just wrapped. They are set to begin the Pacific leg of the tour on 20 January 2023 in Auckland, New Zealand, and finish in Tokyo, Japan on 15 February, according to their website.

Subscribe to our newletter!Subscribe to our newletter!
By subscribing, I agree to receive communications by email from Cogeco Média and its affiliates, including news, updates, activities and contests. You can unsubscribe at any time by using the link at the bottom of our emails or contacting us via our Privacy Policy. Please note, however, that we may still continue to send you service-related and other non-commercial communications. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
Streaming will resume following advertisement.
The Beat of your Workday with Donna
Live