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R. Kelly


Thursday, July 31 2014

R. Kelly: The Essential R. Kelly

Subtlety was never R. Kelly's strong suit, which is both his greatest gift and his greatest curse.

Tuesday, February 11 2014

R. Kelly: Black Panties

R. Kelly returns to the obtuse comedy trappings of Double Up and Untitled, but after two albums of retro soul are we really eager to hear a 47-year-old do his best Ty Dolla $ign anymore?

Thursday, June 7 2007

R. Kelly: Double Up

Self-proclaimed King of R&B returns with another audacious, entertaining tour de sex.

Tuesday, July 26 2005

R. Kelly: TP.3 Reloaded

Few artists in recent times, besides maybe Prince, are more prolific and consistent as Kelly has been throughout his career.

Thursday, September 16 2004

R. Kelly: Happy People/U Saved Me


Wednesday, October 30 2013

From R. Kelly to 'Reflektor': The Rise and Fall of the Disco Revival

There are plenty of popular musical trends swirling around in 2013, but perhaps none more unexpected or wonderful as the disco revival. From R. Kelly's Write Me Back to Arcade Fire's Reflektor, the new-disco trend has grabbed hold of R&B, pop, dance music, and indie rock, but why?

Monday, April 15 2013

Phoenix - "1901" feat. R. Kelly / "Rome" (videos) (Live @ Coachella 2013)

Phoenix played Coachella this past weekend, with a key highlight being the appearance of R. Kelly on "1901".


Thursday, November 8 2012

For controversial singer R. Kelly, sex is always a bestseller

OAKLAND, Calif. — During R. Kelly’s “Single Ladies” show last Wednesday, every crotch grab, pelvic thrust and naughty exchange with the audience — and there were

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