R. Kelly’s girlfriend Joycelyn Savage is shutting down speculation she was spilling all the tea about the singer on social media.
A video of Joycelyn was released showing her reading a lengthy statement off her phone. In the clip, she accuses an impostor of pretending to be her on Instagram and the Patreon account.The Patreon account was the outlet where a person calling themselves Joycelyn detailed alleged abuse by Kelly.
In the video released, Joycelyn denies ever leaving the singer or that he abused her. She says the social media accounts was someone impersonating her. She says, “It is a shame how they are treating him. He does not deserve this. I am not going to be a part of the assassination of R. Kelly’s name, music career and his character. How will we ever be able to get a fair trial?”
She begged, “Please free him and let him come home in peace. He is not the person you guys think he is He is the best thing that has ever happened to me and Azriel [Clary].”
Joycelyn revealed, “I talk to him every day and see him every two weeks. He truly wants to thank all of his fans and he wants you to know he appreciate all of your letters.
She claims he reads all of their letters in jail. Joycelyn pleaded for all the “nonsense” to stop and for people to support him.
She spoke to his fans saying she would never betray Kelly. She said, “It's just really, really, really sad that somebody would pretend to be me...and say that I'm a victim, that I am brainwashed, that I'm a sex slave...that I have Stockholm Syndrome.”