R kelly dating 2016
Kelly has, over the years, tried to cast his marriage to the late Aaliyah as a kind of crazed and innocent affair, even though it was statutory rape.“Well, because of Aaliyah’s passing, as I’ve always said, out of respect for her mother who’s sick and her father who’s passed, I will never have that conversation with anyone,” he told GQ earlier this year.
Kelly-produced debut album, Age Ain’t Nothing But A Number, whose title track was, of course, written by Kelly.We were, you know, best best best best friends.”As the allegations have piled up against Kelly, however, that defense has become less and less credible, and a definite pattern has emerged. 2001, a woman named Tracy Sampson filed a suit against Kelly, claiming that she slept with Kelly when she was 17, reported the Sun-Times.In 1996, Tiffany Hawkins, a young woman from Kelly’s native Chicago, filed suit against Kelly claiming she “suffered personal injuries and severe emotional harm because she had sex with the singer and he encouraged her to participate in group sex with him and other underage girls,” reported the Chicago Sun-Times. She sought million in damages and eventually settled for 0,000 in January 1998, just days after giving a seven-hour deposition. Kelly settled with Sampson for an undisclosed sum, too.“I think in the history of rock ‘n’ roll, rock music, or pop culture people misbehaving and behaving badly sexually with young women, rare is the amount of evidence compiled against anyone apart from R.“Out of respect for Aaliyah, and her mother and father who has asked me not to personally.But I can tell you I loved her, I can tell you she loved me, we was very close.