Beyoncé Knowles (PHOTO:GETTY/GALLO IMAGES)
producer Matthew Knowles recently claimed that his daughter Beyoncé and singer
Kelly Rowland were harassed by former R&B group, Jagged Edge, members when
they were teens.
the interview, Matthew said two members of the group – which he didn’t identify
– sexually harassed Beyoncé and Kelly on a bus tour. The incident allegedly happened
in the early 2000s when the two groups were on a joint tour.
remember the girls are minors. They are 16-year-olds, the guys are 21 and
22-year-olds. I have a fiduciary duty with the minors, by the law, there’s a
certain way I have to manage that,” he said.
got a call from Kelly and Beyoncé... saying that they were constantly being
harassed by two of the members in Jagged Edge, I couldn't have that. I
literally had to put the guys off the bus in Baton Rouge, LA,” he claimed.
According to Daily Mail, Matthew and Tina Knowles’ divorce was finalise that
year after Matthew had a “love child” with actress Alexsandra White. He
remarried shortly after but Beyoncé and Solange did not attend the wedding.