Marilyn Manson Parts Ways with Twiggy Ramirez Following Rape Allegations
Published Oct 24, 2017Last week, allegations emerged that suggesting that longtime Marilyn Manson bassist Twiggy Ramirez had raped his former girlfriend Jessicka Addams. Now, Twiggy will no longer be participating in Marilyn Manson's band.
Manson confirmed that he was parting ways with Twiggy (born Jeordie White) on social media.
On Twitter, Manson wrote, "I have decided to part ways with Jeordie White as a member of Marilyn Manson. He will be replaced for the upcoming tour. I wish him well." On Instagram, he added, "This is a sad day."
In response, White also released a statement, writing, "I have only recently been made aware of these allegations from over 20 years ago. I do not condone non-consensual sex of any kind. I will be taking some time to spend with my family and focus on maintaining my several years of sobriety. If I have caused anyone pain i apologize and truly regret it."
You can revisit Jessicka Addams' post about the alleged rape below.