R. Kelly Cries While Denying Sex Crime Allegations In First Interview Since Arrest
R. Kelly has been silent within the public eye since allegations of sexual misconduct in opposition to minors resurfaced in January. The singer was charged final month, though he has since pleaded not responsible to the crimes he is been accused of. However, tomorrow morning, his first interview since being charged will air. CBS shared a small snippet of it earlier immediately.
R. Kellly sat down with Gayle King in his first interview since being charged with 10 counts of sexual misconduct. The singer denied all the allegations in opposition to him whereas breaking down into tears. The singer stated that his previous case is coming again to hang-out him.
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“Old rumors, new rumors, future rumors. Not true!’ he stated. After claiming he beat his case, Gayle tells him he was acquitted. He replied, “You can’t double jeopardy me. That’s not truthful. When you beat your case, you beat your case!"
However, Kells reached an emotional peak when he flatly denied all of the allegations made in opposition to him.
“How silly would I be to do this?!" He replied when requested if he ever held any girl in opposition to his will. "That’s silly! Use your frequent sense. Forget how you are feeling about me. Hate me if you wish to, love me if you need. Just use your frequent sense. How silly would it not be for me, with my loopy previous and what I've been by way of, now I must be a monster and maintain women in opposition to their will and chain them in my basement and don’t allow them to eat?”
He added, "Stop it, y'all give up playin'! I did not do that stuff! This shouldn't be me! I am preventing for my fuckin' life!"
Peep the clip beneath. More of the interview will air on Wednesday on CBS This Morning.