r. kelly

No Longer Trapped In the Closet: R. Kelly Admits Childhood Sexually Abuse & Support For Bill Cosby in GQ Interview

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R. Kelly is a polarizing figure. Like so many artists before him, his story is riddled with baggage that makes enjoying his music extremely complicated. First, there’s Kelly’s rumored predilection for preying upon teen girls; next, there are the videos of Kelly engaging in sex with underage girls; and...

R. Kelly Can’t Handle Questions About Being a Pedophile, But He Still Wants You to Buy His Music

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Fresh off his YouTube video admonishing Black fans for not supporting his music, R. Kelly decided to sit down with the Huffington Post Live to talk about his new album, The Buffet, and answer a few fan questions. What could go wrong? Apparently everything. Even though R....

R. Kelly Really Wants Black Folks to Buy His Album, But He’s a Pedophile, So…

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Apparently, being allowed to close out this year’s Soul Train Music Awards wasn’t enough for R. Kelly. Now, he wants y’all to buy his new album too. The controversial singer recently took to YouTube to make a plea to Black people to support his latest record, The Buffet, which...

Did We All Forget R. Kelly Is a Pedophile During The Soul Train Awards?

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During last night’s airing of the Soul Train Awards, Erykah Badu introduced R. Kelly and it left me flabbergasted. “I know they said no red cups y’all, but this man has done more for the blacks than anyone.” “He taught how, in the name of...

R. Kelly Wants Everyone to Forget About His Past Child Sex Abuse Allegations

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Vulture recently wrote a profile on R. Kelly and needless to say, it’s filled with the singer dodging questions about his past. The writer wanted to know if people could listen to Kelly’s music without remembering the fact that he was allegedly raping young girls. Here’s when...

Amy Poehler’s New Show Includes a ‘Joke’ About R. Kelly Urinating on Blue Ivy

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Amy Poehler has a lot of explaining to do when it comes to a recent joke on a sitcom she’s the producer of. The famed feminist’s new HULU show Difficult People included an offensive joke about Beyoncé’ and Jay Z’s 3-year-old daughter Blue Ivy and R. Kelly....