The singer, whose real name is Ashley Nicolette Frangipane, opened up about using “sex as a means of survival” during a time period when she was technically homeless. She also spoke about her mental health battles over the years.
When she first discussed being on the streets and sleeping with men in order to secure a place to stay, the singer said that her story suddenly became “this hyperbolized fantasy of ‘Halsey the Hooker,’” though she insists that wasn’t the case.
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