Rick Ross sent Twitter messages to fans and sponsors Thursday apologizing for a lyric in one of his new songs that seems to condone rape.
He's been literally under fire - the Rick Ross drive-by shooting investigation is ongoing - and he's taking verbal shots thanks to his "U.O.E.N.O." lyrics:
Put molly all in her champagne, she ain’t even know it
I took her home and I enjoyed that, she ain’t even know it.
Last week, Ross seemed unrepentant during an interview with the New Orleans radio station Q93, pointing out only that “the word rape wasn’t used.”
But the criticism continued to build, and he apologized Thursday: