Lizzo has been accused of making a “hostile, abusive work surroundings” for 3 of her former dancers in a brand new lawsuit.
In a complaint filed within the Los Angeles Superior Courtroom and obtained by E! Information on Aug. 1, Crystal Williams, Arianna Davis and Noelle Rodriguez allege they have been subjected to a variety of mistreatment whereas working with the singer, together with sexual harassment, weight-shaming and incapacity discrimination.
As well as, the performers are additionally suing Lizzo’s Huge Grrrl Huge Touring manufacturing firm and dance captain Shirlene Quigley, who they declare typically preached about her Christian views whereas additionally oversharing “luridly detailed tales about her masturbatory habits and sexual fantasies, often taking breaks to publicly apply her oral intercourse expertise on bananas” in entrance of the dance crew.
E! Information has reached out to Lizzo’s rep and Quigley for remark however hasn’t heard again.
The defendants stated Lizzo made them uncomfortable in a single occasion in February, when the “Fact Hurts” artist organized for the dance crew to go to Amsterdam’s Pink Gentle District. Within the criticism, the plaintiffs accused Lizzo of “inviting solid members to take turns touching the nude performers” at an grownup membership and, particularly, goading Davis when she refused to. Additionally they allege that Lizzo “badgered” one in every of her safety guards into hopping onstage and knocking down his pants in the course of the outing.