More details have come to light in the 3LW lawsuit, including allegations of pimping one of its members. Naturi Naughton is suing the other two members of the R&B group, Kiely Williams and Adrienne Bailon, as well its management, which includes two of Williams’ sisters, Michelle and Tse. Naughton says she was forced out of the group.
Naughton claims she was expected to do more than just sing and dance for the group, including being urged to get into a romantic relationship with a member of the rap group St. Lunatics so the group would ask 3LW to tour with them.
Naughton says in her suit she went to a meeting with a member of the St. Lunatics. When she returned, she told the three Williams sisters and Bailon she did not get intimate with the group member. Michelle Williams berated her for not getting her “mack game up,” according to the suit.
Naughton says she got the impression she needed to use sex or intimacy to get 3LW a place on the tour with St. Lunatics, which didn’t happen. Naughton says Michelle Williams harassed her more because she failed to “close the deal.”
Williams and Bailon say Naughton walked out on them. There’s been no immediate response to the lawsuit by the defendants in the case.
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