R. Kelly’s wild interview with CBS This Morning co-host Gayle King didn’t precisely assist his case. According to TMZ, the embattled R&B singer has an evidence for agreeing to sit down down for the cameras. Sources near Kelly mentioned it was his “spirit” who informed him to undergo with the looks.
He defined he “owed it to himself” and his followers to lastly open up concerning the quite a few sexual assault allegations in opposition to him.
Kelly’s explosive interview with King aired final week and included tears, ranting on the digital camera, shouting in King’s face, strolling away from the interview and an countless path denials.
The 52-year-old artist has been underneath heavy scrutiny since Lifetime aired its damning Surviving R. Kelly documentary earlier this yr.
“Everybody says one thing unhealthy about me,” Kelly informed King, referring to the documentary. “Nobody mentioned nothing good. They was describing Lucifer. I’m not Lucifer. I’m a person. I make errors, however I’m not a satan. And on no account am I a monster.”
He added, “You can begin a rumor on a man like me or a celeb similar to that. All it’s a must to do is push a button in your cellphone and say: ‘So and so did this to me. R. Kelly did this to me.’”
Over the previous few weeks, he’s been indicted on 10 counts aggravated sexual abuse, arrested twice (and subsequently bailed out twice) and compelled to fork over $161,633 in unpaid youngster help to his ex-wife Andrea Kelly.
Kelly has pleaded not responsible on all 10 counts.