R. Kelly's former hairdresser has spoken out about allegedly being abused by the singer.
Lanita Carter has decided to waive her anonymity because she is no longer "ashamed" of what she claims happened between her and the 'I Believe I Can Fly' hitmaker, who is facing 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
She said: "I'm not ashamed of my past anymore."
Lanita admitted it is a "relief" to come forward and explained she's done so as she wants to defend herself when she hears people defending Kelly.
In a preview of her interview with Jericka Duncan which will air on 'CBS This Morning' on Thursday, March 28, she said: "This is a relief. I've been carrying this since 2003.