American songster and writer, Cardi B has joined in the #MeToo movement as she recounted her experience during a photoshoot where she was sexually assaulted.
Cardi B while speaking to TV and radio host Angie Martinez described that her experience during the photoshoot made her decided to participate in the #MeToo movement and it showed how pervasive sexual assault is in the music industry.
“I will never forget how I went to shoot for this magazine and the photographer, he was trying to get close to me like, ‘Yeah, you want to get in this magazine?’ Then he pulled his manhood out.”
“I was so mad, and I was just like, ‘This is crazy.’
I was like, [You’re] bugging. You know what? I’m out!”
“When I see the #MeToo movement — there’s girls from the hood I know that went through the same type of treatment, like they make you feel like you got to do a certain type of thing for the most bullshit shit. It happens, really, every day.”