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Jada Pinkett Smith Says She Feels Complicit For Ignoring R. Kelly Allegations

January 13, 2019 | Posted by Ashish
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On the latest episode of her Facebook series, Red Table Talk (via TMZ), Jada Pinkett Smith talked about how complicit she feels for ignoring all the R. Kelly allegations, noting that she and Will Smith used Kelly’s “I Believe I Can Fly” for a video of Will bungee jumping just a few months back.

Her daughter Willow was also on the episode, and both talked about how they had heard the rumors surrounding Kelly and had their suspicious of him.

One of Kelly’s alleged victims, Lisa Van Allen, also was on the show and recounted her troubling experiences with Kelly. She talked about how her rough upbringing led her to originally view Kelly as her “knight in shining armor” and made her want to overlook all his abuse.

Van Allen, of course, is one of the alleged Kelly victims who took part in Lifetime’s Surviving R. Kelly documentary, which has spawned endless controversy and led to a criminal investigation into Kelly.

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