This is the first time the R&B singer has been convicted for sex crimes against minors and young women.
Fans say Drake “could easily have passed on this one.”
After decades of accusations, the R&B singer is facing his second trial related to his alleged sexual abuse crimes against minors.
The US singer was arrested on Thursday evening.
Cook County officials have already filed 10 counts of criminal sexual abuse against the singer.
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R. Kelly’s day began with a meltdown and emotional plea of innocence in a televised broadcast, saying he never had sex with anyone under 17 and never held anyone against their will. The day ended with him going to jail, after the singer told a judge he could not pay $161,000 in back child support he owes.
Singer R. Kelly has been released on bail after he was booked on charges after allegations that he sexually abused four women, including three who were minors at the time. Kelly has pled not guilty to all the charges. Kelly was tried and acquitted of child pornography charges in 2008, but a new documentary which aired in January brought new light to the accusations.
At least three of the victims are aged between 13 and 17.
The DJ “refused" to turn off the music "and then began singing and dancing along and mocking us”, Reverend Teri Peterson said.
The six-part docu-series that had people in the US wondering if they should #MuteRKelly is finally being shown on UK screens. With over 50 interviews spanning 30 years of allegations against the singer, which he has repeatedly denied.
'Surviving R Kelly' saw many of his accusers detail their experiences on camera.
The singer says she was at a "dark time in my life" when they made 'Do What U Want (With My Body)'.
'Attempts by businesses to corrupt and highjack social justice campaigns are simply sickening.'
The group is demanding "appropriate investigations and inquiries" into abuse allegations made against the US star.
The R&B artist has a long string of sexual misconduct allegations.