R. Kelly

R. Kelly Found Guilty in Sex-Trafficking Trial

R. Kelly was found guilty of all nine counts in his sex crimes case. Read on to learn more about the verdict.

September 27, 2021

Prosecutors Call R. Kelly a “Predator” as Sexual Abuse Trial Begins

Federal prosecutors said at R. Kelly's trial that he "had his pick" of young fans and allegedly "used" multiple teenaged girls "physically, psychologically and sexually" over more than 20 years.

August 18, 2021

Shahs of Sunset Season 8 Trailer Teases Reza & MJ's Dramatic Feud & a Shocking R. Kelly Connection

Plus, GG is pregnant and another castmate is "spiraling!"

January 15, 2020

2019 Naughty List: Lori Loughlin, Tristan Thompson & More

Find out which celebs will get coal in their stockings this Christmas with a look back at the year's big scandals. Plus, what's the future hold for R. Kelly?

December 23, 2019


R. Kelly Accused of Bribing a Public Official One Day Before Marrying 15-Year-Old Aaliyah

R. Kelly faces new charges for bribery potentially involving his illegal marriage to Aaliyah

December 18, 2019

5 Biggest Scandals of 2019 - Just the Sip

Justin Sylvester & Nina Parker unpack their top 5 controversies of the year. Plus, find out who they think is going to win 2020!

December 18, 2019

The Surviving R. Kelly Part II: The Reckoning Trailer Is All Kinds of Haunting

Lifetime is back with a three-night event in 2020 for Surviving R. Kelly Part II: The Reckoning

December 11, 2019

R. Kelly's Reported Girlfriend Joycelyn Savage Speaks Out Against Him

R. Kelly awaits trial on charges that he recruited underage girls and women to have sex with him, and could face up to 15 years in prison if convicted. He has pleaded not guilty.

November 23, 2019


R. Kelly Pleads Not Guilty to Sex Crime Charges: Everything We Know

Get the details on the legal proceedings involving the 52-year-old singer.

August 2, 2019

Wendy Williams, College Admissions Scandal Getting the Lifetime Movie Treatment

The network is also working on more Surviving R. Kelly

July 23, 2019

R. Kelly Arrested on Federal Sex Crime Charges: Everything We Know

The "Ignition" singer is taken into custody for sex crimes in two states, with charges including child pornography & obstruction of justice!

July 12, 2019

Keke Palmer Slams Former Mentor R. Kelly: "That's Not the Person I Worked With"

"The whole thing was eye-opening, painful, sad, disappointing and heartbreaking," she said during an appearance on Watch What Happens Live

July 8, 2019

R. Kelly's Daughter Jaah Kelly Speaks Out on Sexuality Years After Coming Out

The 18-year-old, the second of the musician's three children and who is also a music artist, opens up about her sexuality in an interview with Paper magazine.

June 27, 2019


R. Kelly Pleads Not Guilty to 11 New Counts of Sexual Abuse

Singer appeared at his Cook County arraignment on Thursday morning

June 6, 2019


R. Kelly's Ex-Wife Drea Opens Up in Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta Trailer: "He Cracked Me, But He Didn't Break Me"

Exclusive! Get a sneak peek at what's to come when season three premieres in June 2019

May 22, 2019

Everything That's Happened Since Surviving R. Kelly Rocked R. Kelly's World—and What's Next for the Disgraced Star

The fallout had been decisive. It's also been, at times, hard to keep track of.

May 4, 2019

R. Kelly, Michael Jackson and the Fans Who'll Never Give Up the Faith

What happens when adoration gives way to fanaticism?

March 14, 2019

R. Kelly Attends Court Hearing Over Child Support Case

The singer was previously jailed after he failed to pay more than $160,000 that he owed.

March 13, 2019

R. Kelly Doesn't Think His Career Is Over Despite Sex Abuse Charges, Lawyer Says

The singer pleaded not guilty to charges that he sexually assaulted three teenage girls and a woman, and was recently jailed a second time over an unrelated child support case.

March 9, 2019


R. Kelly Out of Jail After Arrest for Failing to Pay $161,000 in Child Support

The singer was out on bail for his sex abuse case at the time he was taken back into police custody last week.

March 9, 2019

Here's How Gayle King Really Felt During That Dramatic R. Kelly Interview

The CBS This Morning anchor conducted a now-viral sit-down with the accused star.

March 8, 2019

Gayle King, Robin Roberts and the Complicated Case of the "No-Win" Interviews

Each veteran newswoman and morning show anchor sat down with controversial subjects and the reactions were widely different—but both did what they could

March 8, 2019