The Recreation has penned a touching open letter to Black girls following the discharge of “Surviving R. Kelly” and Cyntoia Brown being granted clemency.
“Now could be the time to provide black girls as a lot love & respect as potential. Particularly our infants,” he wrote.
“The stuff you all must undergo to have your voice heard is disheartening & the size of time between the scenario or its prevalence & the folks truly beginning to give a f+!? is sickening.
“I pray to your energy & the energy of those that are weakened by mass manipulators on this world. A number of instances psychological abuse, thoughts management & ones calculated manipulative nature will be simply as dangerous & damaging as bodily abuse. I see, hear & discover what is going on on now & will now not flip a blind eye to the apparent. I’m sorry you have all needed to endure a lot & I really admire your fortitude. You aren’t alone. I’m with YOU.”
The Recreation has beforehand labored with Kelly on their 2005 tune ‘Playa’s Solely.’ He joins the ever-growing checklist of celebrities who’re talking out in opposition to his heinous crimes, lastly inserting the lives of younger, Black girls forward of the music.