Beattie accused Simmons of exposing himself during a massage session in 2005 and asking her to touch his penis.
Hines alleges that Simmons raped her in his New York office around 1983, and Kirk says that Simmons attempted to sexually assault her in 1988 in a New York nightclub restroom.
'He was going; "I can't marry her, I can't marry her" to the next minute going; "We're going to get married when we get down to Australia".' After spending time in LA working on a solo album, the star flew back down to Australia in November for an INXS tour.
In the Los Angeles Times’ story, Natashia Williams-Blach, Erin Beattie, Sherri Hines, Lisa Kirk, and Amanda Seales all accused Simmons of either exposing himself, assaulting or attempting to assault them, or other lewd behavior.
Williams-Blach, who appeared in Simmons-produced film “How to Be a Player,” said he tried to force her to perform oral sex in 1996, when she was 18, after taking her to a yoga class.
Appearing on The Last Rockstar documentary about Michael's life, close friend Nick Egan revealed the INXS frontman was 'desperate and confused' in the lead up to his death.
'For the first time ever he was desperate and confused, and speaking in tongues almost,' said Nick in the Channel 7 tell-all.
One night she also found herself at Simmons’ apartment and recalled “many ways to say no.” The alleged assault caused Dixon to “black out,” she said, and eventually disassociate from the experience as a mental defense. She described a quid-pro-quo relationship with the executive, who left Sony Music earlier this year amid another claim of impropriety.
Later, while working at Arista Records, Dixon experienced another form of sexual harassment, she alleged, at the hands of former label chief L. “‘I have power, you want access, sleep with me — or I’m going to be really mean to you the next day. All three women had friends, associated and therapists who could corroborate their accounts.Three women told the New York Times that they were raped by hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons in incidents dating back to 1988.The LA Times has also reported accounts from five new women dating back to the 1980s.Tina Baker, a singer, alleged that Simmons raped her in the early 1990s, when he was her manager.Drew Dixon claimed that Simmons sexually harassed and then raped her when she was an employee of Def Jam Recordings in 1995.He's the INXS rockstar who's November 1997 death shocked the nation.