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R. Kelly Show In Atlanta Will Go On Despite Local Government Opposition

County commissioners had hoped to block the show in light of recent allegations of physical and mental abuse.

Here's What 43 Of R. Kelly's Former Collaborators Said When Asked If They'd Work With Him Again

After BuzzFeed News reported that parents told police Kelly has been holding several women against their will, we reached out to some of his former collaborators.

R. Kelly "Unequivocally Denies" Allegations That He Is Holding Women Against Their Will

BuzzFeed News reported Monday that Kelly is accused of holding several women in his Georgia “guest house” or at his Chicago recording studio.

Parents Told Police Their Daughter Is Being Held Against Her Will In R. Kelly’s “Cult”

As the R&B legend tours the country this summer, parents have told police that R. Kelly is keeping women against their will in an abusive "cult" that's tearing families apart. Three former members of Kelly’s inner circle told BuzzFeed News similar stories.

These "Ignition Remix" Tweets Are The Best Part Of The Election So Far

~It's the remix to ignition. ScoMo thinks he's a victim.~

18 Songs That Defined The Summer Of 1996

Spoiler alert: It was the summer EVERYONE danced the "Macarena."


Can You Pick The Closet R. Kelly Is Trapped In?

"And now I'm in this darkest closet, tryin' to figure out just how I'm gonna get my crazy ass up out this house."

The Most Astonishing Stories You Need To Read This Week

This week for BuzzFeed News, Anita Badejo unpacks the complexities of reporting sexual assaults at historically black colleges. Read that and these other great stories from BuzzFeed and around the web.


How Well Do You Remember The Confrontation Scene In "Contagious?"

You're contagious, touch me baby. Give me what you got.


How Well Do You Remember The Lyrics To "Ignition (Remix)"?

"It's the _______ weekend, baby, I'm about to have me some fun!"

50 Surprising Facts About Your Favorite '90s Songs

Britney Spears' iconic schoolgirl uniform was purchased at Kmart.

29 Essential Albums Every ’90s Kid Owned

Looking back at the albums that tested the anti-skip technology on our Walkmans.


Waze & Odyssey's "Bump & Grind 2014" Video Demands That You Dance

R. Kelly's classic gets the dance music touch. Complete with dancing by a So You Think You Can Dance alum!

27 Reasons 2003 Was The Most Game-Changing Year In '00s Music

Now usually I don't do this but, uh... 2003 was the best.


Which '00s Pop Hit Are You?

Time to find out whether you're crazy in love, like "so what, I'm drunk!," or shaking it like a Polaroid picture.

23 Of The Most Painfully Awkward Lyrics From 2013

Gee, what rhymes with hug me... I dunno, man.

A Story For R. Kelly's Defenders

Little black girls are taught when and how to be silent before anyone ever tells us we have the right to say no.

R. Kelly's Alleged Sexual Assaults And Why No One's Talking About It

Jessica Hopper interviewed music journalist Jim DeRogatis in The Village Voice about his 15 years' worth of reporting on the accusations against the singer. Here are the most revealing quotes.


15 R Kelly Lyrics As Inspirational Quotes

Powerful sentiments to guide and uplift you.

9 Web Videos You Can't Miss This Week

Featuring a gorgeous music video shot in all 185 of Oregon's state parks, Benedict Cumberbatch's dramatic reading of the new R. Kelly song, and what happens when you ask kids to draw what love looks like to them.

35 Reasons Why R&B Had The Best Year Ever

From body-rolling slow jams to funky soul tunes, to chill electro-pop, R&B in 2013 had a little something for everybody.


Benedict Cumberbatch's Dramatic Reading Of R. Kelly's "Genius"

On Wednesday night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, the award-winning actor and heart-winning dreamboat performed a seductive reading of fellow guest R. Kelly's new song "Genius." Someone check on the fangirls!!

19 Times R. Kelly Stole The Show In 2013

Robert Kelly put that toot toot, beep beep right back into 2013.

5 Male Cosmetic Surgeries You Never Knew Existed Lead The Daily Links

Plus the most cringe-worthy metaphors from R. Kelly's new album, 5 books to buy for booze lovers, and a cute obituary for the ugliest dog ever.

Classic Albums You Won't Believe Came Out On The Same Day

Some complementary, some confusing, all classic. Whitney Houston and The Smiths?!

15 Places Justin Bieber And R. Kelly Talk About Having Sex In "PYD"

According to their new song, they want to put you down pretty much everywhere.


Justin Bieber And R. Kelly Teamed Up On A New Song And No, You're Not Dreaming

It's called "PYD" and it's all about, um, getting busy. Naturally.

The 19 Best Moments Of Lady Gaga Hosting "SNL"

Lady Gaga. R. Kelly. Enough said.


It's Official: Lady Gaga's New Song Featuring R. Kelly Is The Best Thing

"Do What U Want" is sexy, fun, and kind of impossible not to body roll to. It's also kind of refreshingly — dare we say it? — normal. In a good way.

15 Things You Didn't Know About '90s Nickelodeon Lead The Daily Links

Plus 10 sex tips from R. Kelly songs, Mark Zuckerberg's unexpected role in Grand Theft Auto 5, and an incredibly fun, insanely difficult Jared Leto age quiz.

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This "Breaking Bad" Mash-Up Of R. Kelly's "Ignition Remix" Is Real And Amazing

It's everything you've always wanted but never had until today.


35 Facts That Prove "Space Jam" Is Criminally Underrated

It only got a 35 on Rotten Tomatoes, but it'll always be a 100 in your heart.

37 Essential ‘90s R&B Summer Jams

Janet Jackson, Boyz II Men, and TLC are the soundtrack to our lives.

66 Songs That Define The '90s...For Better Or Worse

In a rough chronological order, these are the most '90s hits of the '90s.

22 Wonderfully Bizarre Things You Will Only See At The Pitchfork Festival

Vinyl records pressed on the spot, R. Kelly's white dove balloons, and other stuff that you're not going to find at Lollapalooza or Coachella this year.

14 Music Myths That Definitely And Totally Aren't True

Ugh, no, Ciara was never a man. And while we're on the subject, no, Lady Gaga is not a hermaphrodite.

20 Vibe Magazine Covers That Perfectly Define The '90s

The venerable R&B and hip hop publication that helped document the history of pop culture in the ‘90s is reportedly set to cease publication at the end of this year. Here is a look at some of the memorable covers from the decade.

What Song Did You Lose Your Virginity To?

BuzzFeed found out what these New Yorkers had bumping in the background when they lost their virginities. WARNING: This post contains a lot of R. Kelly.

The 13 Most Important Versions Of R. Kelly's "Ignition (Remix)"

Go ahead, world, just TRY and ruin this song. I dare you. It can't be done.

11 Coachella 2013 Performances You Need To See

Phoenix with R. Kelly! The Postal Service reunited! Coachella does the "Harlem Shake"! Plus, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Blur, Tegan and Sara, Major Lazer, and more.

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