Who Is R. Kelly?

R. Kelly whose real name is Robert Sylvester Kelly is a renowned American musician, songwriter, record producer, and a current sex convict offender who was born on January 8, 1967, in Chicago, Illinois, in the United States. He is one of the best who is known to have redefined R&B and hip hop. He is most known for his music titled, “I Believe I Can Fly”. He has had a great amount of success especially with making over 75 million record sales.

R. Kelly
R. Kelly

R. Kelly Sentenced to 30yrs in Prison

R. Kelly is a Grammy Award winner who had currently being aligned with a sex assault and a probable jail term sentence. He was known to have been repeatedly accused of sexual abuse since the 1990s by young adults and minors. He was even known to have married Aaliyah, an illegal act of engaging with an underage protégé.

R. Kelly, a singer, was given a 30-year prison term for racketeering and sex trafficking. Disgraced R&B icon R. Kelly was given a 30-year prison term on Wednesday, months after he was found guilty on all nine charges in a prominent sex trafficking case.

The Exceptional R&B star was sentenced to a period of 30 years imprisonment on Wednesday for alleged charges of him being engaged in physical and sexual abuse of women and minors. The Prosecutors at the time asked for a 25-year sentence.

“The public has to be protected from behaviors like this,” Judge Ann M. Donnelly said as she delivered Kelly’s sentence, according to media reports. “These crimes were calculated and carefully planned and regularly executed for almost 25 years.”


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