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Tarana Burke Praises Ava DuVernay For Speaking Out Against R. Kelly

“I asked a singer who I didn’t even think could have a connection to him, and she said, ‘Well, I don’t know...'"

#MuteRKelly Co-Founder Wants Mississippi To Cancel Upcoming R. Kelly Concert

Disturbing sexual accusations against R.Kelly haven’t stopped the artist from performing across the country. As the singer continues to book shows, the founders of the…

Throw The Whole Man Away: Why The Black Community Must Stop Supporting R. Kelly

“Oh, you write for VIBE?” A partygoer at my family’s Memorial Day barbecue floated the casual question my way in between pulls of his cigar. “Are you working on…

R. Kelly Alludes To Sexual Misconduct Claims Being “Too Late” In New Video

In a new video shared on Facebook, disgraced musician R. Kelly discusses “injecting” the world through his music, and alludes to the sexual misconduct claims against him…

Locals Threaten To Protest R. Kelly Concert In North Carolina

Critics of R. Kelly are threatening to protest if his upcoming concert in Greensboro, N.C. isn’t cancelled. According to The Washington Post, Brandi Collins-Calhoun…

R. Kelly Doc Series And TV Movie Greenlit By Lifetime

The R. Kelly scandal is getting the Lifetime treatment. The network has ordered a new documentary series and feature-length movie aiming to tell the stories of women who…

John Legend, Janelle Monae, & More Join #MuteRKelly Movement

The #MuteRKelly movement is finally gaining some momentum. After reappearing on social media this past week, a number of celebrities are using their platform to show…

R. Kelly Issues Statement Amid #MuteRKelly Revival

UPDATE 04.30.18, 4:00 p.m. EST: Following the resurgence of the viral hashtag, #MuteRKelly, the Pied Piper’s management team released a statement commenting on the…

#MuteRKelly Campaign Partly Aims To Get The Singer’s Music Off Atlanta’s Radio Stations

In an era where sexual assault is being discussed in a way to inspire survivors to come forward rather than to evoke shame, a new movement hopes to censor R. Kelly’s…