County commissioners had hoped to block the show in light of recent allegations of physical and mental abuse.
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.
One Of R. Kelly's Alleged Captives Has Now Released Two Videos, But Won't Reveal Her Location Or Say She's Free To Leave
In the first video, there's an odd shadow on her.
BuzzFeed News reported Monday that Kelly is accused of holding several women in his Georgia “guest house” or at his Chicago recording studio.
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.
~It's the remix to ignition. ScoMo thinks he's a victim.~
Spoiler alert: It was the summer EVERYONE danced the "Macarena."
"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."
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.
You're contagious, touch me baby. Give me what you got.
"It's the _______ weekend, baby, I'm about to have me some fun!"
Britney Spears' iconic schoolgirl uniform was purchased at Kmart.
Looking back at the albums that tested the anti-skip technology on our Walkmans.
R. Kelly's classic gets the dance music touch. Complete with dancing by a So You Think You Can Dance alum!
Now usually I don't do this but, uh... 2003 was the best.
"It was literally an ad for rape."
Time to find out whether you're crazy in love, like "so what, I'm drunk!," or shaking it like a Polaroid picture.
Little black girls are taught when and how to be silent before anyone ever tells us we have the right to say no.
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.
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.
From body-rolling slow jams to funky soul tunes, to chill electro-pop, R&B in 2013 had a little something for everybody.
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!!
Robert Kelly put that toot toot, beep beep right back into 2013.
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.
Two words: President Kelly.
Some complementary, some confusing, all classic. Whitney Houston and The Smiths?!
According to their new song, they want to put you down pretty much everywhere.
It's called "PYD" and it's all about, um, getting busy. Naturally.
"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.
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.
It's everything you've always wanted but never had until today.
It only got a 35 on Rotten Tomatoes, but it'll always be a 100 in your heart.
Janet Jackson, Boyz II Men, and TLC are the soundtrack to our lives.
In a rough chronological order, these are the most '90s hits of the '90s.
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.
This petition certainly thinks so.
This is what happens right before cannibalism.
Ugh, no, Ciara was never a man. And while we're on the subject, no, Lady Gaga is not a hermaphrodite.
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.
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.
Go ahead, world, just TRY and ruin this song. I dare you. It can't be done.
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.