In the weeks since ‘Surviving R Kelly’ aired in the US, numerous famous faces have spoken out against the singer.
The six-part docuseries lifted the lid on the growing number of sexual assault and misconduct allegations against the 52-year-old over the past two decades, with the women concerned detailing their experiences.
The singer has previously been subject of sexual impropriety allegations and in 2008, he stood trial on child pornography charges, of which he was acquitted.
The 52-year-old has consistently denied any wrongdoing.
But in light of the docuseries, the list of celebrities who have condemned him has grown significantly.
Here are 10 who have spoken out against him in recent months…
John first offered his support to R Kelly’s accusers nearly a year ago, backing the women of Time’s Up when they published a takedown of the singer.
He then then appeared the documentary, condemning R Kelly for having “brought so much pain to so many people” and earning praise from fans who were pleased he had spoken out while numerous stars sidestepped appearing.
In response to this, John tweeted: “To everyone telling me how courageous I am for appearing in the doc, it didn’t feel risky at all.
“I believe these women and don’t give a fuck about protecting a serial child rapist. Easy decision.”
In early January 2019, Gaga reflected on her decision to collaborate with R Kelly on the track ‘Do What U Want (With My Body)’ in 2013.
At the time, the track was marred with controversy when the video (shot by problematic director Terry Richardson) was pulled allegedly due to fears over a…