R. Kelly To Perform High-Profile NYC Show Despite Sexual Assault Allegations
R&B artist R. Kelly has been dodging numerous sexual assault allegations over the past year, but he has stepped back into the limelight with the announcement of a show next month at Madison Square Garden’s Hulu Theatre. While the event has gone pretty unnoticed so far, Spin‘s Anna Gaca... Read more
R. Kelly Concert At UIC Cancelled After Numerous Protests, Complaints
R. Kelly was slated to play a show at the University of Illinois at Chicago in his hometown this weekend, but activists and UIC staff managed to get his performance pulled as a part of the #MuteRKelly campaign. According to the Ticketmaster website, Kelly is “no longer performing” at... Read more
Women Fight To Shut Down R. Kelly Concert at UIC Next Weekend
The R&B star R. Kelly is headed to the University of Illinois at Chicago next Saturday, but activists within the university staff and community are standing with the #MuteRKelly campaign in hopes to get the show pulled. The director of Women’s Leadership and Resource Center at UIC, Natalie Bennett,... Read more
Dallas Women’s Group Call for R. Kelly Concert Cancellation
An R. Kelly concert is scheduled for this Friday night at the Fair Park Music Hall in Dallas, Texas, but a local women’s group is working to have the show cancelled. If it’s not, the women tell local news reporters at WFAA and Fox4 that they will protest at the... Read more
R. Kelly Controversy Causes Concert Cancellations
R&B artist and rapper R. Kelly, most well-known for his 2002 hit, Ignition (Remix), has just cancelled at least three stops on his U.S. ‘After Party’ Tour with uncertainty about at least one more, according to billboard.com. The confirmed cancellations are shows at UNO Lakefront Arena in New Orleans,... Read more