Trying to clean it up, Watters said, "I knew that".
Clary claims her parents forced her into the relationship with Kelly. "If I stood up even to comfort him, that could have been his invitation to say 'This is over.' So I didn't interrupt his anger and let him have that".
She also explained why she kept her cool when Kelly erupted in front of her, saying that she did not him to storm out of the interview.
In the docuseries, Kramer is seen tracking her daughter to a hotel where she was staying with Kelly and convincing her to sneak out so they could leave.
Kelly met the two young women when they were in their late teens, and both of them now live with the 52-year-old R&B singer. "He brought her and asked a friend of mine to put her on the stage with R. Kelly".
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"When we sat down with R. Kelly, I never expected that", she said, "never, and you just, he wanted to tell his story, he wanted his voice to be heard - and he certainly did that".
"Rescue, whoa really", Kelly said in response.
King said Kelly was so upset that she "did worry at some points that he might accidentally hit me, because he was so angry that he was flailing".
Earlier this week, the CBS This Morning co-anchor spoke to the embattled singer in relation to numerous allegations of sexual abuse and misconduct against women, which he had denied. King had previously revealed that Kelly was present in the room during the taping and coughed during hard questions, and she told Colbert her thoughts on the "heartbreaking" situation.
"We have never received a penny from R. Kelly. Could you please just share that?' Yes, I did, I sent that to her". He said, "You gonna have to wait to see your daughter". I'm told that R. Kelly is talking to members of my own team (and saying), 'They (Savage and Clary) are doing OK, they're doing OK, should I go in and stop it? Jonjelyn Savage said the acquittal had made her feel more comfortable about her daughter working with Kelly. "And then I was told, he wants to speak with you because he is outraged by people making assumptions about whether it happened or not".
"Not only he'd been acquitted of the charges, but I felt comfortable because at the time, I wish I didn't, but I separated the artist from the man", she said.More news: LeBron's 27 points not enough, Clippers beat Lakers | NBA Highlights