Mike Tyson is a hot subject right now. With a biopic said to be in the works and a series about his life and career currently streaming on Hulu, more about the boxer is being revealed. Just as much as he’s beloved in sports, he’s had the same amount – if not more – controversial moments. Tyson is notorious for the way he’s gone after women, even being accused of rape. After recently sharing a story about his unconventional pursuit of Remy Ma, a story about him allegedly sexually harassing Eve has resurfaced.
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Eve remembers an uncomfortable Mike Tyson encounter
The Queens star discussed her first encounter with the former heavyweight champion of the world, and it was not a pleasant one. She says while attending an award show, Tyson approached her and told her: “I’m going to f–k the s–t outta you.”
In an interview with The Breakfast Club, Eve recalled being frightened. “I remember I was like I’m only 17,” she said, adding that she was “scared” and “walked fast” to get away from Tyson. “But Kiss [Jadakiss] and them was like you may have to take one for the team (laughs) because that’s Mike Tyson, and that’s when he was biting people’s ear off.”
The Lox corroborates Eve’s story
Members of The Lox shared similar sentiments about what occurred and admitted they were afraid to step up to Tyson because of his status as a professional boxer. While Sheek Louch says he was planning a sneak attack on Tyson, the other members didn’t come to Eve’s defense. “We decided we was gonna have to poke Mike. But the problem was whoever run up on Mike was getting immediately put to sleep. Immediately,” he recalled of the event.
But Jadakiss says he didn’t get involved. “He spoke for himself because I wasn’t touching Mike,” Jadakiss said of Louch a 2016 interview with Drink Champs. “Mike told Eve. ‘Eve, I’ll f–k the s–t outta you.’ Me personally, I was on the floor,” he recalled. “It was either Vegas or LA. We were on the red carpet. All I heard was Mike say, ‘I’ll f–k the shit out of you, Eve.’ [I said] ‘Holy s–t. What the f–k?’ A regular Joe Smoe’s head would have been off. Mike, Eve …
Source:: Showbiz Cheat Sheet