Rapper Towkio has responded to allegations of rape from a lady who claims she went to the SaveMoney artist's condo, and was compelled into having intercourse with him when she repeatedly refused his advances, in February 2016.
Twitter consumer @pppermint recounted the incident on Jan. 6. "February 2016, I used to be raped by Preston Oshita aka Towkio," the account alleged.
Towkio responded to the allegations hours later, vehemently denying the accusations towards him. He offered some context to his accuser, claiming he had a consensual sexual relationship along with her that even typically branched into "involving different ladies." "I solely say this to offer context and on no account to sufferer blame," he defined in a press release posted to Twitter.
"It is of the utmost significance to me that she and your complete world know with 100 [percent] certainty and my hand to God that I'd by no means interact in any intercourse with any ladies with out full consent," the rapper continued. "While I completely deny these allegations, I really feel terrible that I'd be a supply of ache for her. It is my hope that her and I can interact in a dialogue in a spot the place she feels snug to debate our relationship and her emotions."
@pppermint additionally said that the alleged compelled intercourse drove her right into a "deep and darkish melancholy." In the replies to the accuser's thread, somebody dug up a 2011 tweet from the Chicago native stating, "We low-key rape ladies."
Billboard has reached out to Towkio's reps for remark.
See his assertion under.