As we reported, Nas was complaining that Kelis was making it difficult for him to spend extended time with their son.MC of being physically and mentally abusive during their five-year marriage. “I probably would have stayed longer had I not been pregnant [with Knight] because I really did love him and because we were married. Like, this was my person.” Kelis also explains why she decided to speak out now about her past relationship as opposed to when the former hip-hop couple got divorced in 2009. I have never talked about this man, ever,” she tells Jason Lee. The 'Life Is Good' rapper admits to sending a sexual text to his pop star ex-wife at intimate London show Nas has confessed to sending his former wife Kelis texts urging her to “make love to me one last time”. The remarks were made during a rendition of recent album track ‘Bye Bye Baby’, which is believed to be about the ‘Milkshake’ singer.The New York rapper told fans at his intimate London show at Under The Bridge last night (October 1): He went on to add that the break-up “still hurts bad. Nas and Kelis were married for five years before splitting in May 2010.Kelis has been married for four years to real estate agent Mika Mora with whom she has a second son, Shephard, who is now two.
Kelis filed for divorce in 2009, citing irreconcilable differences, while she was seven months pregnant with their son.“Did he hit me?
Kelis recently sat down with The Hollywood Unlocked to open up about her past relationship Nas, and says that she ended it due to its disturbing and "violent" nature. " I was really naive, I was madly in love, and so I took a lot that I shouldn’t have taken, and generally just it’s not in my character at all, so it was just all awkward," said Kelis. But seeing her the way she looked and then looking at myself … I felt embarrassed." Now things are a little different. “ I’ve waited 9 years to say anything,” she said.
Kelis reflected on the time they met to the time they ended things, and everything in between." We had really intense highs and really intense lows," she continued. An intense high would be when money was rolling in.
Performer and chef Kelis sat with Hollywood Unlocked CEO Jason Lee in her Los Angeles home and created quite a stir yesterday (April 26, 2018) when she revealed she had been abused by her ex-husband/famed rapper, Nasir Jones. We were drinking too much, smoking too much, we were too much. She noted when news in February 2009 emerged that Rihanna had been beaten by Chris Brown, Kelis said it was a moment that gave her pause and she considered at the time going public about her own abuse. This is terrible, I think he’s lonely,” she laughed, pointing out she’s happy in her marriage, adding her renewed custody issues with Nas came after Minaj left him.
“There was a lot of mental and physical abuse,” the 38-year old said about her four-year marriage to Nas, describing it as a roller coaster relationship that was never healthy. Kelis explained she chose to leave Nas not long after when at seven months pregnant with Knight (who is now eight), she concluded she didn’t want to bring a child into chaos, adding that to this day there are child-custody related issues. If I were a gold digger I wouldn’t have chosen him.” In the interview she concedes they were both “really young” with problems compounded by the fact they were in the public eye and part of a ’90s musical culture that was inherently rough around the edges. In addition to her marriage, Kelis discussed her career as a chef, having a food truck and a sauce line called Bounty & Full.