Robert Sylvester Kelly born January 8, is an American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, actor and former semi-professional basketball player from Illinois. He is the 55th best-selling music artist in the United States, with over 32 million album sales. Sign in or Register. Kelly Born 8 January Last Played on BBC. BBC News - R.
Three R. Kelly Associates Charged With Intimidating Alleged Victims
Kelly has a new album recorded and is aiming to release it imminently, sources tell Billboard. Kelly reclaimed ownership of his unreleased works as part of his agreement to leave the record label earlier this month, sources say. The split came just two weeks after the premiere of the six-part Lifetime channel documentary Surviving R. Kelly , which depicted allegations of sexual misconduct that have been levied against the singer for years.
On Monday morning, R. As journalist Jim DeRogatis, who has reported on R. Then again, those consequences have been minimal thus far. He is still signed to a major record label, still commands a crowd at any venue that allows him in. He will never completely go away, and he seems to enjoy rubbing that reality in our faces.
From the collected satire of The Hard Times to the queering of Karen Carpenter, these books captivated our staff and contributors this year. December 19 Kelly's 13th solo album Black Panties tosses aside the classic soul of his previous two albums in exchange for a deep dive into the sounds of contemporary bumping and grinding. January 9 Though many artists, producers, and executives were accused of misconduct this year, the consequences for such actions often remained unclear.