Amber Coffman of Dirty Projectors took to Twitter to express her knowledge of a sex scandal in the music world. She pointed towards Heathcliff Berru of Life or Death PR & Management.
She tweeted, “RUBBED my ass and BIT my hair at a bar a couple years ago . . . I’ve been told many women have had scary stories about him . . . but are scared to speak up.” She also mentioned, “I’ve been told many women have had scary stories about him for years but are scared to speak up. And dudes overlook it and keep hiring him.”
Heathcliff Berru, Life or Death PR founder, is accused of sexual misconduct. The recent sex scandal is taking the music world by storm. In response to the allegations, Heathcliff Berru had to resign as CEO of Life or Death PR. The clients of the company include D’Angelo, Cloud Nothings, Killer Mike, Wavves, and Mac Miller.
The company put up a statement saying, “[We have] a zero tolerance policy for this type of conduct alleged. . . We take these allegations very seriously. . . We appreciate and support his decision to step down as CEO of Life or Death.”
Amber Coffman got a lot of support for her claim. Yasmine Kittles of Tearist stated, “I have flat out told people privately what he did and they still hired him.”
Beth Martinez, Danger Village publicist, also mentioned that she was sexually abused by Berru. She tweeted, “He repeatedly put his hand down my shirt while driving me home after I told him to stop many times,” adding, “Also I’m fairly certain I’ve been roofied by him or members of his crew on more than one occasion.” There are more women speaking of the sex scandal in the music world lately.