Atlanta, GA – As Yo-Yo was strolling into the Trumpet Awards at The Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center in Atlanta on Saturday night time (January 19), TMZ requested her in regards to the controversy at the moment burying R. Kelly and his profession.
The veteran rapper revealed she’d really visited Kelly at a Los Angeles studio the place she was listening to his new album. Yo-Yo introduced her daughter alongside who later confessed one in all Kelly’s crew members slipped Kelly’s quantity into her cellphone.
“I actually went to listen to his music and my daughter came with me,” she says within the clip. “The unhappy half was after we acquired residence, my daughter stated, ‘Mom, someone passed me R. Kelly’s quantity. I stated, ‘What!?’ She’s like, ‘Mom, please don’t say nothing. This is why I didn’t inform you.’
“I didn’t say anything, but you know, it really let me know there is a real problem. It really let me know that there really is a problem because with all of that that was going on for that to still happen — and it happened to me. I was thinking I’m your friend. I come here with my daughter who’s over 21, but you don’t know my daughter’s age, and behind my back? You will slide my daughter your number? That’s just weird to me, like a weirdo. Who would do that?”
Yo-Yo admitted she didn’t understand how deep the problem was and didn’t initially have an opinion. But after the incident involving her baby, she sympathizes with Kelly’s alleged victims..
The disgraced R&B star has been a heavy matter of dialog since Lifetime premiered the Surviving R. Kelly documentary earlier this month.