Russell Simmons

Russell Simmons Walks Away Unscathed From Rape Lawsuit Filed By Anonymous Accuser

The $10 million lawsuit alleged Simmons was responsible for a 1988 incident that involved "sexual battery" and "intentional and negligent… Read More

November 17, 2020

Russell Simmons’ ‘Breakfast Club’ Appearance Was a Disaster

In his latest interview on The Breakfast Club Simmons speaks about the HBO documentary On The Record and his numerous sexual… Read More

June 10, 2020

Legendary Hip-Hop Producer & Writer, Robert Ford Jr. Dies

Ford Jr. was responsible for hip-hop artist Kurtis Blow's hit songs "Christmas Rappin'" and "The Breaks." Robert Ford Jr., legendary… Read More

May 21, 2020

“A Lie Can Get So Big That The Truth Is Forced Out”: Russell Simmons Addresses ‘On The Record’ Doc As HBO Max Releases Trailer

The documentary is expected to air on HBO Max on May 27. Following the release of HBO Max's trailer for On… Read More

April 29, 2020

Watch an Official Trailer for the Russell Simmons Sexual Assault Documentary ‘On The Record’

Premiering May 27th on HBO Max. HBO has released the official trailer for On The Record, an upcoming documentary chronicling the… Read More

April 25, 2020

HBO Max Acquires Rights to Documentary on Russell Simmons’ Sexual Misconduct Allegations

  The film debuted at the Sundance Film Festival last week. On Monday, HBO Max announced its purchase of "On… Read More

February 4, 2020

‘On The Record’ Details How Russell Simmons’s Sexual Assault Allegations Became Hip-Hop’s First Me Too Moment

Despite its shortcomings, On The Record, which premiered at Sundance, serves as a reminder of what Black women lose when… Read More

February 3, 2020

The Documentary on Russell Simmons’ Sexual Abuse Allegations Received Two Standing Ovations at Sundance

The film centers on Drew Dixon, one of more than 20 women who have come forward with accusations of sexual… Read More

January 26, 2020

Oprah Says Russell Simmons Pressured Her To Withdraw From Sexual Assault Doc About Him

Oprah recently removed herself from the documentary after citing creative differences with its directors. After recently leaving the upcoming documentary… Read More

January 17, 2020

Oprah Steps Down as Executive Producer for Upcoming Documentary on Russell Simmons’ Sexual Abuse Allegations

Winfrey's departure stems from a creative disagreement with the film's directors. The still-untitled documentary on the women accusing Russell Simmons… Read More

January 11, 2020

Russell Simmons Says He Supports #MeToo Despite Accusations of Rape and Sexual Misconduct

“[I] still whole heartedly support #metoo despite my experiences." Russell Simmons has released a statement in support of the #MeToo movement despite… Read More

December 11, 2018

Russell Simmons to Face Rape Accuser in Court Over $10 Million Lawsuit

A judge denied Simmons' appeal to throw out the Jane Doe rape lawsuit filed earlier this year. Russell Simmons reportedly has… Read More

December 7, 2018

Kimora Lee Simmons Addresses Russell Simmons’ Sexual Assault Allegations For First Time Kimora Lee Simmons, the ex-wife of music mogul Russell Simmons, has addressed the sexual assault allegations against her ex-husband that… Read More

January 26, 2018

Russell Simmons Sued For $5 Million Over New Rape Allegation

A woman said in a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday that Russell Simmons raped her at his Los Angeles home in… Read More

January 25, 2018

Russell Simmons Denies Multiple Rape Accusations With #NotMe Statement After three woman have accused him of rape, Russell Simmons has spoken out against his accusers and has declared… Read More

December 14, 2017

Three Women Have Accused Russell Simmons of Rape

Three women have gone on the record and accused legendary hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons of rape. The news was published… Read More

December 13, 2017