R. Kelly Thinks His Ex-Wife Turned Their Daughter, Joann, Against Him
R. Kelly Thinks Daughter’s Brainwashed … Blames Ex for Turning Her
R. Kelly is rationalizing his daughter’s powerful condemnation of his behavior — he believes his ex-wife cooked it all up, despite the fact he’s been estranged from their child for years.
Sources close to R. Kelly say … the R&B singer isn’t upset with Joann Lee Kelly for breaking her silence and calling him a “monster,” because he thinks his daughter was only parroting her mother, Drea Kelly’s views. We’re told he feels Drea’s brainwashed all 3 of their kids into hating him.
Although our sources say Kelly loves and misses his kids, he seems to be ignoring the reality — that he has no relationship with them — and hasn’t for some time now.
Kelly did have a musical collab in 2015 with Joann, who is a talented singer — but we’re told he thinks Drea drove a wedge between them after that, because she was furious Joann had been in the studio with him.
We’re told Drea brought their kids to an R. Kelly concert in Atlanta a couple years ago, but since then he’s had little contact with them, and he has