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Beyoncé’s Parents Protected Destiny’s Child From R. Kelly
Matthew Knowles revealed he was always suspicious of R.
Beyoncé’s father was Destiny's Child's manager early in their career.
He turned down several offers to work with R.
Kelly because of his reputation.
Rumors of R.
Kelly's misconduct were circulating in the industry due to his illegal marriage to then 15-year-old Aailyah.
The singer is the subject of Lifetime's 'Surviving R.
Kelly,' which interviewed women accusing him of sexual assault.
Knowles recently conducted an interview with 'Metro' discussing the start of the group's career.
Matthew Knowles, via 'Metro' R.
Kelly wrote one Destiny's Child song, "Stimulate Me," featured on the soundtrack of Eddie Murphy's 1999 film, 'Life.'
Matthew Knowles was hesitant to work with R.
Kelly due to his unusual recording schedule and studio setup.
Matthew Knowles, via 'Metro' Matthew Knowles, via 'Metro'