'Surely she has to go now!': Angry X Factor fans demand Honey G gets the boot after revealing she was addicted to Class A drugs
Enraged X Factor viewers claim Honey G should be removed from the competition after she revealed she was previously addicted to Class A drugs.
The controversial rap act, 35, spilled the beans in an interview with The Sun, in which she claimed to have had a penchant for cocaine and pills.
Some fans were quick to remind the show that previous contestant Frankie Cocozza was removed from the competition following his drugs shame.
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Controversial: Enraged X Factor viewers claim Honey G should be removed from the competition after she revealed she was previously addicted to Class A drugs
One annoyed fan wrote: 'So Honey G can admit to doing class A drugs but when @FrankieCocozza got caught he got kicked off... what? #XFactor'
Another posted: 'So honey G is a drug addict? Surely she has to go now, they've booted people off before for that !!!'
While others cited her position as a role model as a reason her revelation was unacceptable.
'#HoneyG you are supposed to be an inspiration & role model to young rappers everywhere....oh wait,' said one disgruntled viewer.
Dark past: The controversial rap act spilled the beans in an interview with The Sun, in which she claimed to have had a penchant for cocaine and pills
Double standards? Some fans were quick to remind the show that previous contestant Frankie Cocozza was removed from the competition following his drugs shame
Another vented: 'What a role model @The_Honey_G is... when you have things going on in your personal life.... you take class A drugs!'
As one warned: 'I think @The_Honey_G made a gross error talking about her old drug habit while still on the show - maybe she does have to leave'
In the shock confession, the ITV show's controversial contestant, real name Anna Georgette Gilford, revealed a whole host of past personal issues made her turn to drugs.
Unacceptable: While others cited her position as a role model as a reason her revelation was unacceptable
Shock confession: Honey said she namely used cocaine, pills and magic mushrooms - and spent the entire summer smoking weed
The rapper confessed her addiction started after she was kidnapped and sexually assaulted while studying at Salford University.
'I did class A drugs. I’m hardcore and I’m totally real,' she divulged to The Sun, while referencing 'cocaine and pills' as her main source of addiction.
Speaking of the experience, she continued: 'I did a magic mushroom that I will never do again - that was probably one of the worst experiences,' before revealing she also struggled with a 'weed addiction.'
And while Honey has been incredibly divisive, the wannabe star mentioned that she draws inspiration from all her 'real experiences', making her 'totally real and hardcore'.
'I did Class A drugs': The rapper confessed her addiction started after she was kidnapped and sexually assaulted while studying at Salford University
Counting music mogul Cowell as a fan, Honey G is adamant that the use of drugs will no longer ruin her future.
'I do not do Class A drugs any more,' she said. 'A pill, a bit of coke, I would not touch that nowadays. I was still doing a bit of coke but I don’t touch it now.
A spokesperson for The X Factor told MailOnline: 'We have spoken to Honey and she has assured us that she has not taken drugs while being on the show'.
'I’m hardcore and I’m totally real': She admitted that she struggled with a weed addiction and also tried magic mushrooms which she'll 'never do again'
Meanwhile, Honey isn't taking any prisoners as she recently took a swipe at Little Mix's Jesy Nelson.
Jesy branded Honey 'an actress' earlier in the week, and the wannabe rapper retaliated by telling The Sun: 'These people saying this sort of stuff they don’t know who they’re messing with. Back down or get smacked down.'
Earlier this week, she told GetWestLondon that her critics should 'get their facts right' and that she comes from a musical family.
No more! Now counting music mogul Cowell as a fan, Honey G is adamant about the use of drugs not ruining her future anymore
'I do not do Class A drugs any more': She admitted, 'a pill, a bit of coke, I would not touch that nowadays. I was still doing a bit of coke but I don’t touch it now'
'My mum is a pianist and I've followed in her footsteps,' she explained. 'Her music is classical and mine is rap.
'Anyone who is saying I am a joke don't know I have a 2:1 degree in music technology and production.
'I come from a musical background. People haven't done their homework on me.'
She has also been sure to remind people that the likes of 50 Cent and Snoop Dogg have backed her.
'Back down or get smacked': Honey G has advised her critics, including Little Mix's Jesy Nelson, to 'stop chatting' about her in the press
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