R. Kelly’s “spirit” informed him to talk to Gayle King.

The R&B celebrity sat down with the CBS News host to handle the sexual abuse allegations in opposition to him throughout a controversial interview, which many thought was sick suggested. However, based on a brand new report, Kelly’s “spirit” needed him to talk his reality regardless of the backlash.

TMZ claims that Kelly is in fixed contact along with his “spirit” and trusts it greater than the folks round him. He additionally stated he felt he owed it to himself and his followers to interrupt his silence and share his aspect.

During the explosive interview, Kelly turned unhinged, screaming and crying whereas pleading his innocence and calling his abusers liars. “I didn’t do that stuff,” he stated. “This just isn’t me. I’m fightin’ for my fu**in’ life. Y’all killin’ me with this shit.”

At one level, he bought out of his chair and screamed into the digital camera, claiming he’s the sufferer of a smear marketing campaign. “I gave y’all 30 years of my fuckin’ profession and y’all tryna kill me,” he stated. “I’m tryna have a relationship with my children and I can’t do it. Y’all simply don’t wish to imagine the reality.”

The interview was poorly obtained. Some viewers thought Kelly was placing on an act, whereas others felt he was having a psychological breakdown. Kelly’s antics additionally impressed a collection of memes and an “SNL” skit.

Despite the fallout, sources near Kelly say he offers “zero fu**s” about how he’s being portrayed, and he’s not involved with the general public’s response.

The interview with King marked his first public feedback since he was indicted on 10 counts of aggravated prison sexual abuse involving 4 ladies, three of whom have been underage on the time of the alleged occasions.