RCA Puts Hold On New R. Kelly Music + Kanye Opens Up On Allegations, “We Can All Enjoy Their Music All We Want”

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 SOny Music headquarters in Culver City, CA.

Numerous Kelly’s former collaborators have since spoken concerning the allegations following the Lifetime premiere even fellow Chicago native Kanye West. In a latest livestream (now deleted) of a choir performing his hits referred to as ‘Sunday Service’, Ye voiced his frustrations on the backlash even mentioning latest information of a Michael Jackson’s documentary highlighting new reviews of sexual misconduct with underage kids.

“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 Lourve. Let’s take down all of the artwork.”

Nearly instantly following the feedback, Ye’s spouse Kim Kardashian discovered herself in a well-recognized place, coming to his protection.

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.

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