Drake has reportedly filed a lawsuit in opposition to a girl who claims he acquired her pregnant final yr. According to TMZ, the platinum-selling artist met Layla Lace in 2017 throughout his Boy Meets World Tour in Manchester, England.
After the present, they allegedly went again to his lodge the place they’d consensual intercourse. Drake believes Lace created a “fantasy relationship” in her head and as soon as he stopped replying, she went berserk.
The lawsuit, filed by movie star lawyer Larry Stein, incorporates a number of textual content messages — allegedly between Lace and Drake — illustrating how a lot she missed him.
Lace initially made the being pregnant declare Instagram final April.
“So I suppose nonetheless on this period that is the brand new factor that after you inform a dude you pregnant they cease answering they telephone!!!” she wrote in a since-deleted submit.
She then took it a step additional and went on Shade 45 to proclaim the information.
“I do know who I sleep with unprotected,” she stated. “It’s 100 p.c certain. He is aware of it. At the tip of the day, I’m simply gonna depart it at that.”
When requested what Drake stated as soon as she informed him the information, Lace stated he finally simply ceased communication.
“He just about was like, ‘Oh, what’s incorrect?’ after which I informed him,” she defined. “Then, he was just about like, ‘I’m going to name you again.’ Then, the telephone calls simply stopped. ”
The swimsuit additionally alleges that in May 2017, Lace employed a lawyer to demand cash for the alleged child. She additionally threatened Drake with a defamation swimsuit after TMZ posted a narrative saying Drake had by no means even met her. But, Lace reportedly refused to take a paternity check.
Lace then allegedly went to New York authorities and accused Drake of raping her throughout their late-night tryst.
Elsewhere within the lawsuit, the 6 God explains Lace employed one other lawyer who stated if Drake didn’t give her any cash, she would make the rape allegation public. The case was referred to Manchester police who finally cleared Drake within the case.
Drake says Lace then demanded tens of millions of in trade for silence.
The Toronto-bred celebrity is suing for civil extortion, emotional misery, fraud, defamation and abuse of course of.