"I remember, after having [the baby], that's when the day happened", Andrea recalls in the documentary.
"As details reemerge and new information is brought to light, R. Kelly's longtime record label, RCA, has a choice: believe these women or continue to enable the abuse of Black women and girls for the sake of profit", the statement said. In April of this year, Kelly's lawyer, publicist, and assistant reportedly quit, although his publicist told Rolling Stone that her departure wasn't related to allegations against the singer. "I believe these women and don't give a f** a href="https://www.freep.com/story/entertainment/television/2019/01/03/detroiter-produces-documentary-surviving-r-kelly/2462975002/" target="_blank" rel="noopener" *Detroit Free Press it was "incredibly hard to get people who had collaborated [artistically] with Kelly to come forward". It also goes on to list McGee's previous arrests and claims that she is conspiring with Joycelyn Savage's father to extort R. Kelly.
Almost 20 years later, Gengler told Lifetime that she was originally "torn" about whether or not she should testify at all. "And I'm having a really hard time understanding why". "It's nearly like God was able to let me see in the future". "I finally realized, it doesn't get better, it gets worse", she shares. "You have to give me an answer, not today, not tomorrow, right now". The news was confusing and upsetting to many people.
Her aide said, she would have to see if the children are interested in rekindling a relationship with their father first.
More legal bumps are on the horizon for Kelly too, as Faith A. Rodgers filed a lawsuit against the singer in May. While John Legend was the only artist who agreed to participate in the documentary series, Chance the Rapper has now come forward in response to a quote he made in May 2018, which was featured in the series' finale. Once the two began having sex, when the woman began to experience pain she asked for the "Morning View" emcee to stop, but he did not. It is clear these continuing stories are the result of the effort of those with personal agendas who are working in concert to interfere with and damage his career. Kelly and the woman denied the video and he was never charged.