American singer Ari Lennox has in a collection of now-deleted tweets made it clear that she'll by no means set foot in SA after her digital interview with MacGyver “MacG” Mukwevho of Podcast and Chill which she's described as “creepy”.
This after Ari grew to be MacG's first worldwide visitor in 2022 however their interview took an uncomfortable flip for her when MacG requested her an explicitly sexual query in a manner that viewers have described as crass.
During the interview MacG asked: “And the place are we at proper now? Is any one f**king you suitable proper now?”
Lennox recoiled and made it clear she didn’t recognize the specific tone.
Hours after the interview, a visibly pissed off Ari took to Twitter to specific her emotions on it and how it went down.
“I’m simply like ... why was once I on my own on a name full of people? Why didn’t every body intervene? And why wasn’t components of the interview destroyed like the crew promised? Why did it take place to commence with? I simply experience sluggish and ambushed and blindsided. Just due to the fact I fortunately and freely sing/write about intercourse don’t make any type of creepy disrespect warranted. I genuinely was once in huge shock and hate that I didn’t react differently.”
In every other tweets Ari stated the trip with MacG can also have put her off doing interviews for life.
“Exhausted. I’m correct I promise. But as for interviews I’m now not doing them any more. There’s adequate lives and interviews out there already ... I’ve been my most happiest growing tune and exploring lifestyles sober. I’m now not permitting some thing to tamper with my peace any more.”
Her tweets attracted a lot of responses, some in guide of defending her peace and most vile and asking her now not to sing about intercourse if she does not prefer to be wondered about it.
In her last tweet on the topic, she reposted a individual who accused her of being “exposed” via MacG. “You don’t write your very own songs,” they alleged, “and you didn’t apprehend the that means of the tune you had been singing.”
“I wrote each and every lyric on my Shea Butter album you nugatory germ! I used to be definitely greatly surprised and have by no means in my existence been requested such a distasteful and predatory question. Regardless of what the hell I wrote don’t provide you losers the proper to justify the disrespect.”
While his followers have defended him, MacG has but to at once tackle the state of affairs or apologise.Reached out for remark to MacG thru his PR however was to be unsuccessful at the time of publishing this article.
This article will be up to date have to he respond.
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