R. Kelly has a message for the ‘sex cult’ allegations, and that message is: ‘It’s a bunch of crap.’
In a short video from TMZ, Kelly responds to the allegations, in which he refers to as ‘crap’ and assures fans that he will be performing at his upcoming concert.
“Despite all of the crap y’all hearing ,I will be coming to the East Coast to do my show,” R. Kelly said.
Although the singer reassured his fans that he would still be performing, it may not have been necessary.
When the ‘sex cult’ allegations filled the internet, ticket sales for his 14 planned shows remained unscathed and in some cases grew.
According to TMZ, the Detroit show at Chene Park Amphitheater, in particular, received an increase in calls that same week and nearly sold out.
Here’s the video: