Russell Simmons

It is being reported that the #MeToo documentary about music mogul Russell Simmons “On The Record” received a standing ovation at the Sundance Film Festival this past weekend, even after Oprah stepped down as executive director of the piece. Oprah said her reasoning for stepping away had nothing to do with support for Russell Simmons […]

Me too?  Maybe not or at least as it pertains to another #Metoo documentary.  Oprah Winfrey took a lot of heat for ‘Leaving Neverland’ documentary-series after it’s release and when it was reported she was doing another one on Russell Simmons the public outcry went from #metoo to #whyblackmenonlyO, but it’s now being reported that […]

Russell Simmons is amongst many in the industry that has been called to the carpet by the #MeToo movement.  However Uncle Russ admits that yes he was a ‘Playboy’ but never an abuser, and to prove his innocents he has taken lie detector test not for the court of public opinion but for his own […]

Russell Simmons has largely disappeared from the public eye after several allegations of sexual assault sprang forth in recent times. A recent dig made by an accuser claims the mogul is in Indonesia to avoid the charges, but Simmons essentially stated that the missive was essentially an attempt to squeeze money out of him. HHDX […]

Following news that Donald Trump’s administration granted a clemency request from Kim Kardashian for the pardoning of 63-year-old Alice Marie Johnson, disgraced music mogul Russell Simmons took to social media to explain why he doesn’t believe the move was “best,” news as Kardashian described it Johnson served 20 years of her life sentence without the possibility of parole in Aliceville, Alabama, for […]

The music mogul’s ex-wife speaks out amid mounting sexual misconduct allegations against Russell.   Although model Kimora Lee and ex-husband Russell Simmons split over a decade ago, the mommy of four recently took to Instagram to weigh in on the recent sexual assault allegations aimed at the music mogul. We previously reported, over a dozen women have accused Russell […]

More accusations against the mogul.   For over a month, women have been coming forward to accuse Russell Simmons of sexual assault. On November 30, just hours after Russell Simmons stepped down from his companies after Jenny Lumetmade an indelible rape claim against him, HBO removed his name from All Def comedy, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Now, according to TMZ, two […]

According to a report from Page Six, hip-hop business mogul Russell Simmons is hitting pause on the ill-advised #NotMe campaign he started in response to allegations of sexual assault against him that surfaced toward the end of last year. When multiple women came forward to accuse the Def Jam founder of sexual misconduct, he responded by stepping down from leadership positions […]

The disgraced media mogul also revealed he will be taking three lie detector tests to prove his innocence.   Media juggernaut Russell Simmons launched the #NotMe campaign to defend himself against the recent crop of rape accusations brought up against the exec in a recent New York Times article. Between 1988 and 1995, three women were reportedly […]

Folk’s have struck a nerve with Russell Simmons that has brought forth a reaction out of him. Russell Simmons has made the hit list of the recent Hollywood sexual harassment scandals that have been springing up in the news with someone new almost daily. Russell Simmons had been pretty low key about the accusations until […]

File this under: Who Didn’t See This Coming. Actor Isaiah Washington knows what it’s like to be blackballed by Hollywood … and he says the same thing is now happening to his friend Terry Crews. TMZ caught up with Washington at LAX Monday and asked him about the backlash that Terry has received after claiming powerful Hollywood agent Adam Venit fondled […]

This is a sad day for Def Comedy Jam creator, Russell Simmons. According to Entertainment Weekly: HBO is moving forward with its new stand-up series All Def Comedy — but without the show’s creator, Russell Simmons, who announced Thursday morning he is stepping down from his businesses amid multiple allegations of sexual misconduct. “HBO will […]