Megan Thee Stallion’s former stylist EJ King has testified that he repeatedly urged her to leave Kylie Jenner’s party before she was shot by Tory Lanez. The stylist was subpoenaed by the defense. He revealed Megan was drunk and apparently said she started a heated argument with Tory.
On day six of Tory Lanez’s assault trial, EJ King, real name Eric Culberson, was called as a witness. Tory Lanez’s lawyer, George Mgdesyan, asked the former Megan Thee Stallion stylist if Megan Thee Stallion or Kelsey Harris had a gun. EJ King recalled – “maybe…but that’s none of my business.”
The stylist went on to explain that he, Megan and Kelsey stayed longer than the other guests at Kylie Jenner’s party. He also shared that Kris Jenner’s boyfriend, Cory Gamble, “insinuated to wrap up the party” before Tory Lanez arrived. EJ King said he didn’t like being the “last black man in someone’s house”.
The stylist, who doesn’t drink, said he was “on high alert” because Megan Thee Stallion was inebriated and made a “light comment” to Kylie Jenner. He revealed Kelsey told Kylie, “You’re fun, you’re vibe.” Megan reportedly chimed in, saying, “I’m really happy because I thought you were lame.”
EJ King went on to share that when Tory Lanez arrived at Kylie Jenner’s residence, Kelsey and Megan were happy to see him until Megan started drinking again. EJ claimed to have noticed Megan’s energy shit from “Funny Megan to Irritated Megan.” He also explained that the Body the singer can become “aggressive” when she drinks too much.
The lawyer then asked the stylist if Megan Thee Stallion was ‘past the faded point’ on the day of the party, to which EJ King responded by saying ‘yes’.
Who is EJ King, Megan Thee Stallion’s former stylist?
The 40-year-old is a celebrity stylist and TV personality, best known for his appearance on the BET show About the company. He started his journey in Hollywood working as an extra on movie sets including 2006 movies. dream girls.
He has since expanded his resume by working as a hairstylist and makeup artist. Her styling career began after styling people in music videos and magazines.
After gaining a reputation for his fashion sense, he became a celebrity stylist in his own right. He has worked with high profile clients such as T-Pain, Nelly, Kelly Rowland, Courtney Love, Day 26, Melanie Fiona, Keyshia Cole and Chris Brown among others.
EJ King has also been applauded for reshaping Megan Thee Stallion’s image. In an interview with BET, he revealed he was introduced to the singer through a mutual friend. After messaging her on Instagram, they collaborated for a long time.
However, after styling the singer for her photoshoots, performances and other industry events, he revealed that he no longer does the musician’s hair as he wants to focus on his personal brand and potentially launch his own line. clothing.
In an Instagram video, he also seemingly dissed the 27-year-old, saying:
“I don’t want to work with anyone or feel like the way people can make you feel like what you’re doing for them in their life is disposable. When you work for people personally, sometimes they like to forget that you are your own person and sometimes the services you render to them are no longer necessary.
Hollywood Unlocked reported that Megan Thee Stallion and EJ King had a falling out at Cardi B’s birthday party in Las Vegas in 2020 after King called it quits with Megan. According to the publication, Megan ran over the stylist and allegedly physically assaulted the stylist because she wasn’t happy to hear the stylist’s aforementioned statement about their split. It was reported that security had to separate Megan and EJ King at the event.