In a bombshell revelation, Gene Deal, the former bodyguard of hip-hop mogul P. Diddy, has stepped forward with startling accusations regarding Usher’s relationship with Diddy. The allegations center around Usher’s alleged grooming by Diddy during the 1990s, a period that now comes under intense scrutiny.\n\n\nDuring a recent interview on The Art of Dialogue, Gene Deal discussed his reaction to Usher’s appearance on Club Shay Shay in January. Usher had openly discussed his time in Diddy’s Flavor Camp during the 1990s when he was a minor. However, Deal claims that Usher wasn’t entirely transparent about his mentorship experience with Diddy.\n\n\n\nDiddy's former bodyguard, Gene Deal, says Diddy groomed Usher and claims that Diddy and Usher had a situation that led to Usher going to the hospital.\n(🎥 The Art of Dialogue\/YouTube) pic.twitter.com\/aJSgPcXoOH\n— The Art Of Dialogue (@ArtOfDialogue_) March 1, 2024\n \n\n\nWhile Deal didn’t delve into specifics, his statements raise questions about the dynamics between Diddy and Usher. The allegations of grooming cast a shadow over their relationship, leaving fans and industry insiders intrigued and concerned.\n\n\nAs the controversy unfolds, the music world grapples with the implications of these revelations. Usher’s rise to stardom and his connection to Diddy now take on a new layer of complexity—one that transcends mere entertainment and delves into the darker corners of fame.\n\n\nStory was originally sourced from Complex.