Kelis is opening up about the “mental and physical” abuse she experienced during her marriage to rapper Nas.
In the candid interview, Kelis says she had bruises all over her body during the time Chris Brown was arrested for assaulting Rihanna. Kelis eventually decided not to speak up and tried to work things out with Nas instead.
HU Staff: Jerosyln Johnson @jeroslyndiva Singer/songwriter turned chef Kelis has finally broken her silence on her violent marriage with legendary rapper Nas and the current status of their custody battle. ___________________________________________________ In an exclusive interview with Hollywood Unlocked CEO Jason Lee, the “Milkshake” singer got candid about what led to her divorcing the “Illmatic” rapper while she was pregnant with their son Knight. “There was a lot of mental and physical abuse”, Kelis said. ___________________________________________________ Kelis also revealed why she has chosen to stay silent on their relationship. Since becoming a chef and launching her successful brand Bounty & Full, the mother of two has been busy living her best life with her husband and two sons, Knight, 8, and Sheperd, 2. “I’m living my life. I’m cooking. I’m raising my kids and I’m very private.” the “Food” singer said. ___________________________________________________ Read more at thehollywoodunlocked.com, link in bio.
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The former couple got married in 2005 and divorced in 2010. Kelis remarried in 2014 to real estate agent Mike Mora.