R. Kelly

R. Kelly Denies He's Expecting Baby With Fiancée Joycelyn Savage

In a new book that appears to have been written by Joycelyn Savage, the 26-year-old said she's pregnant and expecting a child with musician R. Kelly. However, his lawyer denies the allegation.

August 16, 2022

R. Kelly Placed on Suicide Watch After Being Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison

R. Kelly's lawyer said that he was placed on suicide watch at a New York detention facility after being sentenced to 30 years in jail for sex trafficking, racketeering, and more. Find out more below.

July 1, 2022

R. Kelly Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison for Sex Trafficking Case

Nine months after a Brooklyn jury found R. Kelly guilty on all nine counts in his sex trafficking case in federal court, the singer has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.

June 29, 2022

Remembering Aaliyah's Many Triumphs Before Her Tragic Death

Aaliyah was only 22 when she was killed in a plane crash, but the "Try Again" singer had already accomplished so much.

January 16, 2022

These Are the Stories of the Brave Women Who Testified Against R. Kelly In His Sex Trafficking Trial

A jury convicted R. Kelly on all counts, including eight charges of sex trafficking, on Sept. 27. Read from the testimonies of five survivors, who are finally getting justice with the guilty verdict.

September 28, 2021

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


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

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