LHHATL Recap: Jasmine Wants Son Accepted by Rasheeda & Kirk + Erica Shades Bow Wow
Jasmine tries to explain herself to Shirleen and Kelsie.
The episode opens up with Jasmine at Pressed talking to Shirleen. Jasmine tells Shirleen and Kirk’s daughter Kelsie that Kirk has taken the DNA test and the child is his.
“What do you want to come from it?” – Kelsie
Jasmine tells them that she doesn’t talk to Kirk anymore and they only communicate via their attorneys. But she just wants her son to have a relationship with his siblings.
She admits that she knew he was married but she wants it to be understood that she didn’t make the child on her own.
Shirleen tells Jasmine she can’t guarantee that she will tell Rasheeda that Jasmine wants to speak to her.
Erica catches up with Melissa and Albee.
Albee is a friend she’s been close to for about 15 years. Erica has been friends with Melissa for years also after working together on some club appearances.
She tells both what went down with Estelita and Stevie.
When Melissa asks if Erica will work with Stevie, she says she’s considering it. She is intrigued that he wants her to be the face of Danger Zone.
Melissa points out that all Stevie does is sleep with his artists and none of them have had musical success.
They change the subject into Erica throwing a party to celebrate her move to Atlanta.
Albee asks if he can bring Estelita but Erica says that’s not a good idea.
Mimi invites Estelita over.
Estelita tells her what went down at the studio between her, Stevie and Erica.
In green screen interview, Mimi says she knew things wouldn’t work out for Estelita because she knows how Stevie does his female artists.
Estelita reveals to Mimi that she met Stevie on Instagram. He even came to her house with no clothes on. She admits she slept with him.
“He preys on women.” – Mimi
Estelita says she knows this and she knows he’s weak. She breaks down crying and says that she went through a lot in her life, including having 20 siblings, stripping and being a rape victim.
She refuses to be broken down by Stevie.
Sierra has a new boo.
Sierra and her new boo BK Brasco have a romantic date outside.
BK says he really likes Sierra but he’s not sure she’s ready to move on from Scooter. But Sierra says the divorce will be final soon.
They toast to new beginnings.
Shirleen gives Rasheeda an update.
She tells Rasheeda that Jasmine came by the store.
Rasheeda says that Kirk already told her that he’s the father. So she doesn’t understand why she came by Pressed.
“This b**** got a lot of nerve. I mean damn, didn’t you do enough?” – Rasheeda
Shirleen says that all Jasmine wants is for her son to have a relationship with his siblings. Rasheeda says she understands the baby is innocent but she doesn’t want her kids around Jasmine.
In a green screen interview, Rasheeda says she gets along with all of Kirk’s other baby mamas because they came before her.
Tommie and Erica have an awkward first meeting.
At Erica’s party, Erica sits down and talks to Yung Joc. When he asks if she’s single, she says the burden in her life was lifted.
“Look up in the sky, it’s a bird, it’s a plane. It’s not Bow Wow.” – Erica
Tommie then arrives with Melissa and Erica immediately flirts.
In a green screen interview, she says she’s been wanting to get with Tommie.
When she tells Tommie she moved to Atlanta to “bag her,” Tommie feels awkward.
Tommie recalls the last time another female on the show (Joseline) was interested in her, it went left. Tommie denies trying to run Joseline over with her car.
Erica asks Tommie to go out on a date, and Tommie isn’t too thrilled.
But Erica tells her to just think about it.
Tommie leaves the club and Erica plans to make her move later.
In a green screen interview, Tommie says she has to be careful because “a lot of people ain’t genuine.”
Mimi and Estelita then arrive after Tommie exits.
Erica is confused by this because she didn’t invite Estelita.
In a green screen interview, Mimi says she was surprised Melissa was okay with her being invited to the party considering they fell out.
They speak and Melissa tells her she misses their friendship.
Mimi says she thinks they can be cool sometime in the future. But in a green screen interview, she says she can at least be cordial. But since she’s with Ty, she doesn’t want any more than that.
Erica and Estelita have an emotional conversation.
Both start crying after Erica says that she only wanted to protect her from Stevie because she’s been there with Rich.
“I don’t want you to be violated. I don’t want you to experience what I experienced.” – Erica
She then tells Estelita that she will see to it that Stevie releases her from her contract.
Jasmine tells her mom and grandmother that another woman wrote her and said Kirk cheated with her too.
She also tells them that she went to Pressed so she could apologize to Rasheeda. Jasmine feels that it’s important so her son can have a relationship with his siblings.
She starts crying as she ponders why Kirk hasn’t reached out to his son now that the DNA test results are known.
Jasmine says Kirk now has seven kids.
Her mother says that she feels like Rasheeda needs to stop placing all the blame on Jasmine because Jasmine is younger and Kirk took advantage of her.
Kirk has a conversation with Rasheeda and his other kids.
His daughter Kelsie says that Jasmine came by the store and said he’s the father of the baby.
Kirk confirms he’s the father.
His two sons say he needs to do right by the child and bring him around.
However, Rasheeda says she just doesn’t want to be involved. She understands the child is innocent but she wants nothing to do with Jasmine.
Kirk says he has to figure out how to move forward “as a family.”
Kelsie says that he needs to get his baby mama in check because she feels Jasmine has been very disrespectful.
Tommie comes by to Erica’s photoshoot to talk.
She claims she left Erica’s party early because she had an upset stomach.
Erica laughs this off and tries to understand that Tommie was just uncomfortable about Erica’s advances.
She tells Tommie that she’s bi. Tommie says she’s only dated men. Despite this, Erica still feels she may have a chance.
They change the topic to Stevie and Estelita.
When Erica talks about what happened with Stevie, Tommie says she feels she dodged a bullet by not working with him.
Erica says that thing are going well with Jazzy Pha, and he’s been really trying to train her. She doesn’t see Stevie doing the same for her career.
They agree to hang out later.
Sierra and Tokyo catch up.
Tokyo says that she’s there to focus on her music career. She also has a new boo in her life.
Karlie comes by the shop and introduces her to Tokyo.
Sierra tells them that she has a new boyfriend named BK Brasco. She says he writes and he raps.
Her mom Kim comes through and speaks to everyone. She also has a hair shop that is located nearby.
Karlie opens up about her love life as well. She reveals that she is dating BK’s friend Sean Garrett.
After Sierra tells the ladies that she’s glad she moved on from Scooter and he probably only cheated with Moriah because she’s heard nothing else, Shan tells Sierra that Shooter has a two year old. Shan is a hair stylist in the shop Sierra owns.
Shan says she couldn’t keep the secret to herself anymore.
She says she knows because she does the baby mother’s hair. Apparently the baby mother gets her hair done in the shop.
Sierra says she has the worst employees in the world. First Moriah having an affair with Shooter, now this. She then fires Shan.
“She’s fired. She’s out of the door.” – Sierra
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