Content warning: the following article contains detailed discussion of sexual violence and self-harm.
Lady Gaga has opened up about being raped by a record producer when she was 19 years old and the psychological impact of that trauma.
In an interview for the first episode of AppleTV+’s The Me You Can’t See featuring Oprah and Prince Harry, the singer described the extensive abuse which took place at the start of her music career.
“I was 19 years old, I was working in the business, and a producer said to me, ‘take your clothes off’ and I said no, and I left, and they told me they were going to burn all my music,” she began. Read more…