The 67-year-old lately sat down with VladTV to debate the ebook, titled Destiny’s Child: The Untold Story, and throughout the interview, he revealed that Beyoncé and Kelly Rowland had been each victims of sexual harassment by two Jagged Edge Members after they had been simply 16 years outdated.
Knowles stated the harassment occurred whereas Destiny’s Child and Jagged Edge had been touring collectively as opening acts for Jon B within the late 1990s.
“Now remember, the girls are minors. They’re 16 years old, the guys are 21, 22 years old,” he defined. “[…] I got a call from Kelly and Beyonce—and I talk about this in the book in detail—saying that they were constantly being harassed by two other members of Jagged Edge. I couldn’t have that.”
Knowles stated he ended up kicking all 4 Jagged Edge members (twins Brian and Brandy Casey) off the bus on the subsequent tour cease.
When Vlad requested Mathew how he dealt with a gaggle of grown males making an attempt to sleep along with his teenage daughter, he stated: “We won’t talk about that on camera.”
Knowles stated wanting again on it, placing 4 teenage ladies on a tour bus with grownup males was a “poor decision” on his half.
Mr. Knowles didn’t specify which two of 4 Jagged Edge members had been accountable—the group consisted of twins Brian and Brandon Casey, Richard Wingo and Kyle Norman—nevertheless, Jagged Edge revealed of their “Unsung” episode that Brian and Brandon every began secret relationships with Destiny’s Child members LeToya Luckett and LaTavia Roberson.
JE stated that relationship, together with an incident involving LeToya’s mom, is what obtained LeToya and LaTavia booted from the group in 1999.
h/t: Love B. Scott