Ashanti is once again speaking on the unnamed producer who attempted to coerce her into sex in order to receive songs they worked on.
Ashanti has her fans buzzing after making a shocking reveal while on The Breakfast Club. The award-winning singer recently stopped by the famed radio station as they celebrate Angela Yees final days on the show. Ashanti has been actively involved in various facets of the entertainment industry for decades, and she shared a story about a predatory producer. We did two records together. He was like, Okay, Im not gonna charge you, you know you my homie, she said. When it came time to put it on the album, he was like, Well, lets take a shower together. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for Essence) Read More: Fat Joe Details Private Talk With Kanye, Explains Defending Ashanti Ashanti added that initially, she didnt take him seriously. They had worked together for just a few weeks. I thought he was joking, and then he was like, Nah, Im dead serious. Lets go out, or lets take a shower together, and Ill give you the records. If not, I need 40 racks per record. Ashanti had to pay him $80K for the songs or scrap the work. This isnt the first time shes shared this story; back in 2018, Ashanti called the producer disrespectful while revisiting the memory on Access Live. She then retold the tale once again in 2020. During that interview, Ashanti stated after she made a few calls, the producer not only apologized but she received several free records from him. Read More: Read more