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Kelly Rowland Holds Back Tears As She Recounts Cannes Red Carpet Incident

Kelly Rowland has been shutting down the Cannes Film Festival red carpet with her beauty and jaw-dropping dresses. However, on Tuesday, she unfortunately found herself in an unpleasant situation with a security guard. As she was walking the red carpet for the Marcello Mio premiere on the Palais des Festivals staircase, she was seen being rushed off the carpet by a security guard who also said something to the singer, which led to the confrontation. The clip went viral and had everyone ready to ride for the child of destiny.


Now, the "Coffee" singer is speaking out following the incident. On Thursday, during her amfAR Cannes Gala red carpet appearance, she held back tears as she explained what went down while talking to the Associated Press.

"The woman knows what happened. I know what happened," she said. "I have a boundary, and I stand by those boundaries, and that is it."

She continued, "And there were other women that attended that carpet who did not quite look like me, and they didn’t get scolded or pushed off or told to get off. I stood my ground, and she felt like she had to stand hers, but I stood my ground."

IKTR! Kelly's incident with the security guard is a lesson that no matter what, as Black women, it is important to stand up for ourselves even in the face of adversity. The mother of two continued her Cannes tour, giving us look after look, and fans have been eating it up.

Following the Marcello Mio premiere, Kelly also attended the Le Comte De Monte-Cristo premiere and theamfAR Cannes Gala. Check out the looks below.

Kelly Rowland Serving in Red

\u200bKelly Rowland at Marcello Mio premiere

Kelly Rowland at Marcello Mio premiere.

Photo by Stephane Cardinale - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images

Kelly wore Messika jewels and an Anamika Khanna dress.

Kelly Rowland is a Vision in White

Kelly Rowland at Le Comte De Monte-Cristo premiere

Kelly Rowland at Le Comte De Monte-Cristo premiere.

Photo by Daniele Venturelli/WireImage

The 43-year-old graced the red carpet for the Le Comte De Monte-Cristo premiere wearing Tasaki diamonds and a gorgeous white dress by Jean-Louis Sabaji.

Kelly Rowland Shines in Black and Gold

Kelly rocks this sexy number by Gaurav Gupta. Photo by Abdoul Kader Adjagbe.

Kelly Rowland is a Green Goddess

\u200bKelly Rowland attends amfAR Cannes Gala.

Kelly Rowland attends amfAR Cannes Gala.

Photo by Colby Tallia/amfAR/Getty Images for amfAR

Kelly was giving bawdy in this neon green Gaurav Gupta gown and Gemfields stones.

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