Lady Gaga is hurt and disgusted by what she has learned about R. Kelly and is using her power to speak up and out for his victims and survivors.
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Gaga called on the singer to collaborate with her on the song ‘Do What U Want’ and has now revealed that she did so because she was in a dark place in her life.
I stand by anyone who has ever been the victim of sexual assault: pic.twitter.com/67sz4WpV3i
— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) January 10, 2019
I can’t go back, but I can go forward and continue to support women, men and people of all sexual identities, and of all races, who are victims of sexual assault. I have demonstrated my stance on this issue and others many times throughout my career. I share this not to make excuses for myself, but to explain. Til it happens to you, you don’t know how it feels. But I do know how I feel now.
I intend to remove this song off of iTunes and other streaming platforms and will not be working with him [Kelly] again. I’m sorry, both for my poor judgement when I was young, and for not speaking out sooner.
Her message arrived as protests kick off outside Kelly’s Chicago lair and after Mathew Knowles revealed how and he and his then-wife Tina Knowles protected a teenage Destiny’s Child from him and his crew of enablers.