"Bill Cosby ruined it for everybody", Susan Loesser told NBC News.
Critics took exception to its lyrics, citing the moment he tells her "don't hold out" and particularly when she asks: 'Say, what's in this drink?'More news: Derek Fisher Lands New Head Coaching Gig
Cosby was sentenced to up to 10 years in prison in September for drugging and attacking a woman, but more than 60 others accused him of historic crimes including rape, drug-facilitated sexual assault, sexual battery, child sexual abuse, and sexual misconduct.
Keyes said there haven't been any complaints about "Baby, It's Cold Outside" to the station, but that the tone of the song in 2018 is different from when it was originally written in the 1940s.
'People used to say, 'What's in this drink?' as a joke, ' Loesser explained. "You know, 'this drink is going straight to my head so what's in this drink?' Back then it didn't mean 'you drugged me'". Though some say it eerily relates to Bill Cosby drugging women's drinks, Susan Loesser said the time frame of the song's text is more geared for those in the 1940's and 50's.
The 1944 song is about a man trying to convince his date to stay with him a little longer.More news: Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 revealed, and it's only on Switch
Say what's in this drink?
Though the song was supposedly written for Christmas parties, it's been recorded by some top artists over the last 50 years.
Now, Dean Martin's daughter, Deana Martin has responded to the controversy.More news: Alleged Samsung Galaxy S10 Images Leak Highlighting Triple Rear Cameras
- Sara Ali Khan`s Kedarnath to not release in Uttarakhand?
- Rules announced for Floyd Mayweather vs. Tenshin Nasukawa
- Trump Names State Department's Spokesperson Nauert as UN Ambassador
- Father's emotional plea as police have 'grave fears' for backpacker
- China launches rover for first far side of the moon landing
- Florida woman slain in Costa Rica a ‘happy soul’
- Fend Off Highwaymen in Far Cry New Dawn’s Lush World
- The Gorgeous Nissan GT-R50 Enters Production
- Airplane skids off runway while trying to land in heavy rain
- Dragon Age 4 gets first teaser trailer at The Game Awards