R. Kelly

Bill Clinton caught in Harvey Weinstein sexual-assault scandal fallout

She didn’t name names, but when Monica Lewinsky joined the viral online campaign against sexual harassment Sunday by retweeting #MeToo, the first …

Bill Clinton

The accused: 24 newsmakers accused of sexual harassment, assault or related behavior

Following allegations of sexual harassment and assault, the fall of Oscar-winning producer Harvey Weinstein was swift, but it was not isolated. In recent months, men from Hollywood to academia, technology to politics have been publicly accused of harassment and/or misconduct, many forced to step …

Entertainment

50-year-Old R.Kelly Threw His 22-Year-Old Girlfriend A Birthday Party Where They Dressed Alike

<b>R. Kelly</b> is putting his (legal) relationship on front street these days. He threw his girlfriend who's more than half his age a pink-balloon filled …

Black Culture

The Movement of #MeToo

How a hashtag got its power<p>About 10 years ago, after I’d graduated college but when I was still waitressing full-time, I attended an empowerment seminar. It was the kind of nebulous weekend-long event sold as helping people discover their dreams and unburden themselves from past trauma through …

Feminism

The Chicago Journalist Who’s Spent 17 Years Investigating R. Kelly

Jim DeRogatis is in his element. Which is to say, he’s talking. The famously opinionated radio personality’s New Jersey–inflected voice cuts through …

Chris Brown Is Really Going Through With His 45-Song Album

On October 31, Chris Brown will release his new album <i>Heartbreak on a Full Moon</i>. It’s 45 songs long. Last we’d heard last spring, the LP would come in …

Music

Fighting ‘the Gawker effect’ in the wake of Weinstein

I used to joke that I could wallpaper my house with threat letters during a career in which I’ve worked for publications including The Washington …

Journalism

Sam Smith’s 2017 comeback probably shouldn’t have included wearing an R. Kelly t-shirt

He may be “Too Good at Goodbyes,” but recent paparazzi shots show singer Sam Smith’s not so great at picking his own T-shirts. In a truly …

Sam Smith

Ashanti's Celeb Friends Turn Out for Birthday Bash and New Music

<b>(TMZ)</b> <b>--</b> <b>Ashanti</b> killed two birds -- her birthday and her new song -- with one stone ... by ballin' out at 1OAK on Sunset.<p>The bday shindig went down …

Ty Dolla $ign

Who's Next?

Harvey Weinstein, Bill Cosby, Bill O’Reilly, R. Kelly, Roger Ailes, and Donald Trump are not the only men who have allegedly abused women from …

Marvin Sapp Chooses To Pray For R. Kelly Instead Of Condemn Him

Multiple award-winning Gospel music icon Marvin Sapp’s is back on the scene with his 11th solo album titled, “Close”. The singer spoke exclusively …

Women of Color

Today in Entertainment: Academy kicks out Weinstein; Woody Allen worries about sparking a 'witch hunt'

Here's what's new and interesting in entertainment and the arts:<p>National Organization for Women calls on Hollywood to end harassment and abuse of women<br>• Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announces expulsion of Harvey Weinstein<br>• Michael Moore proposes a plan for 'A World Without Harveys'<br>• Minka …

Harvey Weinstein

Jay-Z vs. R. Kelly in ‘Us Weekly’s Famous Feuds’: Watch

Guess it wasn’t the best of both worlds. In an exclusive sneak peek of the Friday, October 6, episode of <i>Us Weekly’s Famous Feuds</i> on Reelz, the show …

Celebrity News

‘The Voice’ judges: Are you loving new coach Jennifer Hudson, or should she stick to singing? [POLL]

Brand new “The Voice” Season 13 coach <b>Jennifer Hudson</b> is no stranger to reality TV shows. JHud got her big break on “American Idol” back in the third …

Entertainment

Dear CNN: Kimmel Isn’t ‘America’s Conscience,’ He Used to Make Genocide Jokes

<p>There’s a disturbing trend in the media to look to late-night talk show hosts for moral guidance. It’s time to remember who those upstanding moral …

Jimmy Kimmel

Ganja White Night Turned This Flight Home From Lost Lands Into A Mini-Rave

R. Kelly famously said in his hit song “Ignition,” “Then after the show its the (after party), And after the party its the (hotel lobby)…”Well in …

Music

People are losing their minds over Spotify’s nostalgic new feature

The Time Capsule feature plays your favorite hits from your teens and 20s<p>Here’s a good reason not to lie about your age.<p>Music streaming service …

Money

Keke Palmer Shares The Career Advice R. Kelly Gave Her When She Was Younger

It's pretty good advice.<p>We all know by now that <b>Keke Palmer</b> is multi-talented. She can act, she can sing, she can dance, and she could probably even …

Keke Palmer

EXCLUSIVE: What Cult!? Kitti Jones (R. Kelly Accuser) Wants You To Know The Truth About Their ‘Relationship’…

R. Kelly’s ‘sex cult’ allegations have been growing at an alarming rate, but apparently there’s way more to the story than what’s been reported by …

Atlanta

Dallas DJ Talks Life With R. Kelly, Reveals 1st Text From Singer Said “Always Refer To Me As Daddy”

( Rick Kern/WireImage)Former R.Kelly Cult Member Speaks OutThe evidence that R. Kelly really is running an alleged cult continues to mount. The …

This Woman Claims R. Kelly Is Running A Cult

R. Kelly faces claims of holding women against their will at his homes in Atlanta and Chicago, which he denies.<p>Now, one woman says she was under his …

Keke Palmer Reveals the Encouraging Advice R. Kelly Gave Her About Acting & Music

Keke Palmer keeps herself busy doubling as both a singer and an actor and says R. Kelly helped her embrace utilizing all of her talents.<p>“When I was …

Music

R. Kelly Accuser Discusses Being “Trained” to Please Him

The most recent development in the ongoing saga of R. Kelly‘s alleged sex cult scandal was a doozy. Jerhonda Pace spoke to <i>Buzzfeed News</i> last month to …

Uh Oh! Another R. Kelly ‘Cult Member’ Is Speaking Out! Meet Kitti Jones…

R. Kelly is currently facing allegations that he has held at least six women against their will at his homes in Atlanta and Chicago, a report he …

Atlanta

R. Kelly dines as accuser details underage sexual relationship with singer in TV interview

R. Kelly was spotted dining at Water Tower Place on Monday at about the same time a daytime talk show aired a new interview with a woman who said she engaged in a sexual relationship with the Chicago R&B singer when she was a minor.<p>On Monday’s episode of “The Real,” Jerhonda Pace claimed Kelly …

Corruption

R. Kelly Accuser Alleges A ‘Trainer’ Taught Her How To Sexually Please Him At 16

Jerhonda Pace speaks to the women on “The Real.”<p>Jerhonda Pace, who broke a nondisclosure agreement to accuse R. Kelly of sexual abuse, made her first televised appearance on the talk show “The Real” on Monday.<p>During her interview, the 24-year-old said that when she was 16, Kelly introduced her to …

Feminism

During TV Appearance, R. Kelly Accuser Jeronda Pace Comes Forward

A woman who came forward claiming to be a former member of R. Kelly’s alleged “sex cult” said the singer would “lock you in a room for days” during …

R. Kelly Accuser Alleges Older Woman Trained Her to Please Him Sexually

Although R. Kelly continues to deny any wrongdoing when it comes to holding women captive against their will, and sexually assaulting teenagers, one …

African-American News

Woman Describes Being Groomed to Be R. Kelly’s Sex Slave at Age 16 in Shocking New Allegations

A woman alleging that she had an underage sexual relationship with R. Kelly says the singer had a woman who trained her to “please him.”<p>Jerhonda Pace …

Woman ‘trained’ to sexually please R. Kelly

“I went out there to his tour bus and you have him naked and you have her naked. And I’m looking like, ‘OK, what is this?’” Jerhonda Pace said in a …

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