Contact Us

R. Kelly’s Alleged Captive Speaks Out: ‘I’m Not Being Brainwashed’ [VIDEO]

On Monday (July 17), BuzzFeed broke the story that R&B star R. Kelly was holding women against their will in Atlanta and Chicago. One of the women, whose family has repeatedly been trying to contact her for months and have stated that Kelly has “brainwashed” their daughter, has released a video claiming the allegations aren’t true.

In footage obtained by TMZ, 21-year old Joycelyn Savage claims she’s where she wants to be. She says she cut communication with her family in a rambling and awkward “statement.”

“I’m not being brainwashed or anything like that,” Savage says on-camera. “It’s just came to a point where it definitely has got out of hand, so I just want everybody to know — my parents and everybody in the world — that I’m totally fine. I’m happy where I’m at and everything is OK with me.”

Savage refuses to address questions about her whereabouts or whether she has roommates where she is.

For his part, Kelly issued a statement implying legal action may be taken against Savage’s family.

“Mr. Robert Kelly is both alarmed and disturbed by the recent revelations attributed to him,” a rep for the singer told TMZ via statement. “Mr. Kelly unequivocally denies such accusations and will work diligently and forcibly to pursue his accusers and clear his name.”

You can watch Jocelyn’s family’s press conference below.

Subscribe to HOT 99.1 on

10 Most Shocking Arrests in Hip-Hop

 

 

 

Best of Hot 99.1

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://hot991.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Hot MVPs quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Hot MVPs contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.