Gabe Ginsberg/Getty ImagesKeyshia Cole is overwhelmed with joy and feeling optimistic after announcing her mother, Frankie Lons, has decided to check herself into a treatment facility for drug addiction.
In an Instagram post, the singer praises her mother for deciding to check herself in on her own.
“Maybe that’s what’l make THIS Time different,” she says. “This being what YOU WANTED AND NO ONE ELSE….”
Cole posted the message along with a photo of her family featuring Frankie, her son Daniel and her newborn son with boyfriend Niko Khale.
The 38-year-old singer has openly shared her struggle of dealing with her mother’s battle with drug addiction since she was a child. On her television series, Keyshia Cole: The Way It Is, Keyshia introduced the world to her mother and sister, Neffeteria Pugh, and other members of her family.
In a 2018 post, Keyshia described her mother’s relapse as something that “breaks her heart more than it’s already been broken.”
Fans rallied in support of Keyshia, leaving encouraging comments such as, “I love that you never give up on her. FAMILY OVER EVERYTHING,” and “Good Luck Frankie God Bless U.”
Keyshia says she hopes 2020 will be the year for greatness with her family.
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