He also reflected on why he felt comfortable working with Kelly at the time, despite knowing of the allegations against him.
"I remember looking down", she confessed, describing how she had one foot on the ledge and other in the air.
"Celebrated as one of the greatest R&B singers of all time, R. Kelly's genre-defining career and playboy lifestyle have been riddled with rumours of abuse, predatory behaviour, and paedophilia, [and] to date, none of these accusations has seemingly affected him". Referring to his 2015 collaboration with Kelly on the singer's song "Somewhere In Paradise", and bringing him out as a surprise guest during his 2014 Lollapalooza set, Chance explained, "Maybe I didn't care because I didn't value the accusers' stories because they were black women".
Master P went on to say, "I don't know if R. Kelly did it or not; that ain't my business".
Smith giggled while telling the story as if he showed little or no remorse. The Facebook page also lists Asante's arrest history and claims she is working with the father of Joycelyn Savage (her family believes she is now being held against her will by Kelly) to extort money from the 50-year-old singer. As we've all heard & seen by now, the two became an item and communication between Joycelyn and her parents has been kept a minimum reportedly.
"The sad truth is", human rights organization BlackWomensBlueprint tweeted, "Survivors... still face pushback from naysayers who question their stories or dismiss the crisis of sexual assault - especially against Black women and girls".More news: Google Assistant Installed Base Is Reportedly 10x Larger Than Amazon Alexa
Andrea Kelly, the ex-wife of R. Kelly, has tearfully looked back on her relationship with the crooner, including the moment she contemplated suicide. I didn't have anyone to talk to. "I just want to understand what I'm missing". I'm going to be on CNN, straight up!
The Princess of Urban Pop later died in a plane crash in the Bahamas in 2001 after the unlicensed pilot had cocaine and alcohol in his system.
Legend was the only major artist executive producer Dream Hampton was able to secure for the project.
The Internet has expressed a collective revulsion with the allegations, with many suggesting that it's the lack of protection for black women that allowed an apparent child rapist to thrive for decades.
Let's hope the conversation will finally spark action and justice for these women.