R. Kelly’s fiancée, Joycelyn Savage, says she’s watching for a child with the incarcerated 55-year-old singer, even even though his criminal crew has denied this.
Savage shares her sonogram and tells ET that she’s 5 months pregnant and is having a infant girl. “I’m very excited,” she says.
As for why Kelly’s lawyer, Jennifer Bonjean, informed E! that Savage is now not pregnant with the singer’s child, the 26-year-old says that “his legal professional did not be aware of that prior to him going to jail, Robert and I have been doing IVF due to the fact at the time I used to be instructed I could not have a baby.”
“When he received despatched to prison, we paused on it and I had them freeze my eggs till I was once ready,” Savage tells ET. “Once his attorney did locate out, she desired me to have an abortion due to the fact she didn’t sense that now used to be the time for me to have a toddler following the 30-year sentence. Me and Robert desired to have a infant for a lengthy time. He is very joyful about it, his legal professional isn’t. Once I instructed her I used to be maintaining my baby, she didn’t desire me to announce however I desired to share the news. I’ve constantly been there for him even earlier than this new legal professional got here into the picture.”
ET has reached out to Kelly’s legal team for comment.
The information comes simply over two months after it was once cited in a letter that Savage and the singer are engaged. The letter was once filed with the aid of Kelly’s group to Judge Ann Donnelly on June 13, two weeks earlier than his sentencing in his intercourse trafficking case. The letter starts offevolved with Savage referring to herself as “Robert Kelly’s fiancé [sic].”
Kelly has seeing that been sentenced to 30 years in jail for fees together with racketeering, bribery, coercion, enticement and intercourse trafficking. Kelly had in the past denied all wrongdoing, pleading now not responsible and has constantly stated he will attraction the ruling. The relatively publicized trial noticed six weeks of court proceedings.
In Savage’s letter of support, she tried to give an explanation for that she’s no longer a victim.
I’m writing this letter in help of Robert in boost of his sentencing, so I can provide an explanation for to the court docket that I’m now not the sufferer that the authorities has portrayed me to be,” she wrote.
Savage went on to detail her emotions for Kelly. “We have a very exclusive connection and are deeply in love, she wrote. “Robert is no longer the monster that the authorities has described him to be. The Robert I understand is very sweet, gentle, and kind.”
Savage, who is from Atlanta, Georgia, met Kelly when she used to be 19 years old. For his part, Kelly has earlier been married to the late singer Aaliyah from 1994 till 1995. At the time of their nuptials, she used to be 15 and he was once 27 years old. The singer went on to marry choreographer Andrea Lee and they have been collectively from 1996 till 2009. They share three youth — Joan, Jay and Robert Jr.