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Melanie Martinez Accuses Former Best Friend, Timothy Heller, of Being “Plastic” and “Fake” in New Hit Song, ‘PiggyBack’

by Nayab

2017 has been a monumental year in several ways. Most importantly, it’s been a year in which celebrities have opened up about their sexual assault experiences. Timothy Heller is no exception. She’s Melanie Martinez’s ex-best friend, and she said she’s been wronged, big time.

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Melanie is known for her iconic split style hair that makes her look like a doll. (Source: Instagram)

Timothy accused Martinez for raping her, and Martinez has now repsonded with a song.The new song, called ‘Piggyback’, has gone viral for many reasons. In the lyrics, Martinez calls out “fake” and “plastic” people who’ve used her to get fame and stardom.

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The singer experiments with a lot of different folksy styles and themes. (Source: Instagram)

Martinez originally appeared as a contestant on The Voice, but didn’t go through to the final round. She wasn’t discouraged, though, and made an Indie YouTube page for herself.

The singer quickly made a name for herself with her artsy soulful style – and her hair, that’s split in the middle with two different dyes.

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Heller’s initial post where she highlighted all the things Martinez put her through. (Source: Twitter)

“I worked hard for my s–t, put my love in this s–t, now you’re trying to kill my name for some fame, what is this?” she sings.

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Heller has since moved on to a new best friend. (Source: Twitter)

“You’re lying your way to try and gain a piece of me when you could never come close ’cause I know my destiny.”

‘Piggyback’ is a clear response to ex-best friend Timothy Heller’s accusations against the singer.

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Heller wrote a long and graphic post about the alleged sexual assault (Source: Twitter)

Earlier, on December 4, 2017, Heller accused Martinez of having raped her while the pair were hanging out together.

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Heller said she was kept up by “my best friend begging me to sleep with her.” (Source: Twitter)

Heller gave a detailed and graphic description of how Martinez made inappropriate sexual advances towards her. The singer also apparently knew Heller had a boyfriend but pushed anyway.

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“I was molested by my best friend,” Heller said. (Source: Twitter)

“The bottom line that I need to always remind myself is that: I said no,” she wrote.

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She said she didn’t try to stop it because she felt out of control. (Source: Twitter)

“For TWO NIGHTS STRAIGHT. It doesn’t matter that I didn’t resist during the action. I had been broken down. She knew I didn’t want to, I made that clear,” she finished.

Martinez allegedly assaulted Heller with forced oral sex and also inserted a sex toy inside her.

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Timothy Heller spoke up about her experience and got a lot of fan love. (Source: Twitter)

“I have kept this secret for years, convincing myself that it wasn’t a big deal and I wasn’t hurt by it. The thought of accepting that my best friend raped me seems insane,” Heller wrote.

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Melanie has adamantly denied all the assault allegations. (Source: Instagram)

“But I began to get responses I wasn’t expecting. Concerned ones. It’s hard to say someone you loved raped you. Someone you STILL love.” 

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According to Heller, Martinez manipulated her whenever she felt moody. (Source: Instagram)

She continued to write that Martinez had exercised immense “power and control” over her and she felt helpless in front of her best friend’s moods.

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She and Heller used to be very close when they were younger. (Source: Instagram)

Martinez responded right the very next day, writing, “I am horrified and saddened by the statements and story told tonight by Timothy Heller.”

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Martinez completely denied all of Heller’s accusations. (Source: Twitter)

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Many fans have accused Heller of spreading fake news about Martinez. (Source: Instagram)

“What she and I shared was a close friendship for a period of time. We came into each other’s lives as we were both starting our careers as artists, and we tried to help each other,” she continued.

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Heller and Martinez split on very bitter terms, for obvious reasons. (Source: Instagram)

“We both had pain in dealing with our individual demons and the new paths we were forging, but I truly felt we were trying to lift each other up.”

She adamantly emphasized that that Heller had “never said no” to what they had done together.

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Martinez’s style and appearance have become instantly recognizable (Source: Instagram)

Martinez’s new song has only created more of a stir about the situation. Fans are divided, though.

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Martinez plans to talk more about the fake people in her life in upcoming projects. (Source: Instagram)

Some passionate justice warriors burned all their Melanie Martinez merchandise once Heller made her accusation. Others just insisted that Heller was and still is trying to get attention.

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The feud and drama are still ongoing and fans are waiting to see what happens next. (Source: Instagram)

There is still news to follow, as Heller is expected to give a formal response to the new song.



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