Aaliyah's Mother Shuts Down Claims R. Kelly Had Sex With Singer While Underage

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The having intercourse with Aaliyah whereas she was underage, the person has been underneath fireplace for therefore many various issues in the previous few years. Just just a few days in the past, we reported that Jovante Cunningham, a former backup singer for R. Kelly, was saying that she witnessed a 15-year-old Aaliyah having intercourse with R. Kelly in a tour bus. After listening to of the claims, Aaliyah’s mom has formally responded by saying they’re completely false.

Aaliyah's Mother Shuts Down Claims R. Kelly Had Sex With Singer While Underage
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The interview with Cunningham is a part of a brand new sequence titled Surviving R. Kelly, which is ready to doc the tales of his alleged victims. Aaliyah’s mother has formally responded to Cunningham by denying the entire info she unfold. She stated, “The girl and so-called again up singer that describes seeing, assembly or ever respiration the identical air as my daughter, Aaliyah, is mendacity and is a liar. My husband and I had been at all times on tour together with her and at interviews and each place she went all through her whole profession. Whoever this girl is, I’ve by no means seen her earlier than anyplace on planet earth, till now.”

She continued, “My daughter solely wished to appreciate her dream of sharing her expertise with the world, and provides her all acting on stage and in entrance of the digicam for the followers she adored a lot. She realized that dream, due to these true followers who nonetheless love and assist her legacy unconditionally to today. Shame on all these concerned on this challenge who thought it kosher to tug Aaliyah’s identify right into a state of affairs that has nothing to do together with her at this time. Once once more, this is not going to be tolerated.”