R. Kelly celebrates birthday amid docuseries outcry

Posted January 11, 2019

He noted that, when watching one woman attempt to discuss her experiences with R. Kelly, he recalled how Aaliyah used to act. City officials were going to court Thursday to try to gain access, city Law Department spokesman Bill McCaffrey said.

Taking the mic, the Grammy-winning singer belted out the opening lyrics of his 1994 hit, "Bump n' Grind", sans music before making a statement.

"We never took our daughter to be sold to R. Kelly", Timothy stated.

In addition to Russell's threats, police have issued an arrest warrant for Kelly's former manager, #JamesMason. Police stopped by the studio Monday to do a business check and there were no noticeable concerns, according to police. "People know how to call the cops". Griggs said Fulton County investigators "haven't confirmed or denied an investigation". On Tuesday, Foxx reached out to any potential victims of Kelly to come forward. The series featured accounts from accusers and Kelly's close friends on his life and allegations of abuse, predatory behavior and pedophilia.

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Amid publicized allegations against him, R. Kelly made a surprise public appearance-with a defiant message.

'I watched some of it yesterday, as much as I could tolerate, ' the music mogul, 47, said of the docu-series in an episode of Hip Hop Motivation this week.

"I was sickened", she said. "What I am hearing about the allegations against R. Kelly is absolutely horrifying and indefensible".

Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx addressed reporters on Tuesday afternoon after her office had been inundated with calls about the allegations in the documentary, some tied to his Chicago-area home.

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R. Kelly is not anxious a bit about possible criminal investigations in two states over accusations he's holding women as sex slaves in the documentary "Surviving R. Kelly".

The state's attorney's call to action followed reports that Kelly is under criminal investigation in Georgia.

The Henry County Sheriff's Office said no one by that name had been arrested. Savage claims his daughter is being held against her will by R. Kelly and Mason threatened him for speaking out about it... In July 2017, multiple parents told Buzzfeed that Kelly was holding their daughters in a "cult". In 2008, although authorities charged Kelly with 21 counts of child pornography, Kelly became acquitted of all charges.

R. Kelly wasn't about to let controversy get in the way of celebrating his birthday.

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The club itself posted videos of Kelly performing to their Instagram Story. The inspection is related to the property owner, not the person who rents the space in the building, McCaffrey said.