Finally speaking out! Madison Beer took it to social media to respond to the leaked audio containing Jack Gilinsky's alleged verbal abuse toward the YouTube star. In a memo that has now been deleted, Madison explained to all of her fans the truth behind why she stayed with Jack in the first place.
"Many of you asking me 'why would you stay with him if it happened last year!’ my theory was, and as horrible as this is, is that if i left him, he’d do it to the next girl. i tried to fixed him,” she explains.
She goes on to tell her fans, “it is NEVER okay and i was blinded by love and much too afraid to come out and say anything in fear i would be broken up with / not taken seriously by someone i told. SPEAK UP.”
As for Jack, he wrote a public apology on Twitter a couple of days before. He explained, “i am truly sorry to all of my fans or anyone who used to gain inspiration from me. that is not the person i am today & i do not want ANYONE to think it’s ok to act the way i acted in that clip.”
Jack and Madison started dating in 2015, but according to Jack’s post, the two are no longer together.
As for the leaked audio, Madison explains, “we have both grown and changed so much at this point and it has been an extremely difficult thing to relive / even go thru what you have all heard in the first place and i hope ALL of my fans learn from my foolishness.”
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