Beyonce's Dad Thinks R. Kelly Being Sexually Abused As A Child Should Be Discussed

With all this speak about R. Kelly's alleged assault on younger women, there was little dialog in regards to the man's psychological well being. It is necessary to notice that there isn't any excuse for the allegations towards Kells. Wrong is improper, interval. It can be necessary to look at the tradition rape, and its results on psychological well being as effectively. Beyonce's father, Matthew Knowles, sat down with TMZ to talk about R. Kelly, and he acknowledged that the singer's historical past being abused is related to the larger dialogue right here. 

"In the music business, we first have a look at the pressional aspect, proper or improper," started Knowles. He continued on to elucidate that artist's work was separated from their private points within the music business within the 90's and earlier. "We have a look at the pressional aspect and never the private aspect," he continued. "I believe there is a quantity those who fall into that. They're not evaluated by their private enterprise. They're evaluated by their artistic enterprise." After admitting that he does not suppose the business has modified a lot since again then, Knowles speaks about Kelly's personal abuse. 

"I do not suppose R. Kelly will get a cross for what I am about to say," he started. "But I believe it's related within the context. His brother and himself had been sexually abused from the age 6 to 12. And that makes an incredible influence on one." Destiny's Child did document one music with Kelly known as "Stimulate Me" for an Eddie Murphy film. The music was by no means positioned on a DC album.