In gentle of Lifetime’s Surviving R. Kelly docuseries and the next protests and repercussions, R. Kelly’s label RCA has reportedly put his music on maintain in the interim. Sources near RCA Records and Sony say the corporate is refusing to place any cash behind new music for Kelly regardless of the singer having two albums left to finish beneath his contract.
According to sources accustomed to the contract and RCA, the label is disgusted by the latest allegations and is halting any cash motion in direction of Kelly’s camp till all of the allegations. While the label has but to reply on to the allegations, they’ve acquired a ton of criticism for merely retaining him signed all through the litany. Just this previous week, an activist group commisioned a airplane with ‘DROP SERIAL PREDATOR R. KELLY” over the
Numerous Kelly’s former collaborators have since spoken concerning the allegations following the Lifetime premiere even fellow Chicago native Kanye West. In a latest
“They simply gonna pull up full documentaries on him.” He continues, “Then they gonna include the Michael [Jackson] documentary. … We can all get pleasure from all their music all we wish. I believed I wasn’t going to go there right this moment. If we’re gonna tear down artists, let’s go forward and take [Leonardo] da Vinci out the
Nearly instantly following the feedback, Ye’s spouse Kim Kardashian discovered herself in a well-recognized place, coming to his protection.
I’m going to nip this within the bud proper now. Kanye was talking about his personal expertise of everybody fast to say they're cancelling him due to variations in opinion & not being excellent. The analogies have been in context to his personal experiences, not defending anybody else.— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) January 14, 2019
While it’s typically troublesome to at all times middle your self in narratives the place there are precise victims at stake, it's not a wholly unusual place shared right here by Kardashian. Even French Montana, a Kardashian household good friend got here to the immediate defense of R. Kelly within the now rebutted remark.
Let me be clear. My coronary heart is with the victims. I by no means thought the individuals I appeared as much as as a child, who sang and danced and gave me hope to develop into a famous person would develop into drug addicts, youngster molestors and rapists. I'm hoping we as a tradition create higher leaders. We want them.— French Montana (@FrencHMonTanA) January 13, 2019
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