R. Kelly News

Listen To Snippets Of R. Kelly's New "Black Panties" Album
Listen To Snippets Of R. Kelly's New "Black Panties" Album Nov 24, 2013 at 03:11pm
R. Kelly's latest oeuvre is due on December 10th, and to continue building anticipation, he's made snippets of the whole thing available two weeks ahead of time. We've already heard several of these tracks, but this'll give you an idea of the bigger picture.  The standard edition of the 13-track project includes guest features from 2 Chainz, Kelly Rowland, Ludacris and Young Jeezy (over production from DJ Mustard), and a deluxe edition is rumored to be in the works. The project is sexually charged, to say the least, which comes as no surprise from Kells. 
R. Kelly Unveils Artwork & Tracklist For "Black Panties" [Update: Deluxe Tracklist Revealed]
R. Kelly Unveils Artwork & Tracklist For "Black Panties" [Update: Deluxe Tracklist Revealed] Nov 19, 2013 at 07:45pm
R. Kelly is getting ready to bless the world with his new album, Black Panties, and has now revealed a very literal (and possibly DONDA-inpsired) album cover for the project, as well as the full tracklist. The 12th LP from Kellz will feature guest appearances from Ludacris, Kelly Rowland, and Jeezy, and stands at a relatively modest 11 tracks in length.
R.Kelly Rocks Terrible All Neon Outfit
R.Kelly Rocks Terrible All Neon Outfit Sep 24, 2013 at 12:22pm
R. Kelly performed at the 10th anniversary for Rehab Las Vegas donning the typical ridiculous attire we've seen from artists anywhere near a red carper. While its not exactly Riff Raff's Pink Guccis or 2 Chainz Versace Suit, we're putting R.Kelly up there with worst of them. 
R. Kelly Announces Release Date For New "Black Panties" Album
R. Kelly Announces Release Date For New "Black Panties" Album Sep 8, 2013 at 05:30pm
During a recent Black Panties listening session in Atlanta, R. Kelly revealed the release date for his twelfth solo album, that being in two months' time, on November 11th. The follow-up to 2012′s Write Me Back as so far been led by the single "My Story", which features 2 Chainz and was recently given the visual treatment. Kelly assured those present at the listening session that they wouldn't be disappointed by his new project. 
R. Kelly Says To Expect New "Trapped In The Closet" Chapters In "A Couple Months"
R. Kelly Says To Expect New "Trapped In The Closet" Chapters In "A Couple Months" Aug 6, 2013 at 05:27pm
R. Kelly created a sensation with his "Trapped In The Closet" series, and while the first 22 chapters stand alone (to some extent), Kellz couldn't help but keep the narrative going. After releasing a couple more episodes, fans are increasingly anxious for more material, to which the R&B legend has now revealed will be coming within “a couple months.”
R. Kelly Announces New Single With 2 Chainz, Reveals Artwork
R. Kelly Announces New Single With 2 Chainz, Reveals Artwork Jul 26, 2013 at 04:49pm
R. Kelly has been re-establishing his presence in music with a guest appearance on YMCMB's Rich Gang compilation, and a huge headlining performance at last week's Pitchfork Music Festival. The legendary crooner has now announced plans to release a new single, which suggests their may be another full length project in the works.
Cover Art For Twista & R. Kelly's "Throwin' My Money" Single
Cover Art For Twista & R. Kelly's "Throwin' My Money" Single Apr 21, 2013 at 07:59pm
Gearing up for his upcoming album, Twista will be dropping a radio friendly track with R&B icon R. Kelly. Scheduled to drop Monday night, the collabo is called "Throwin' My Money" and from the looks of the art and the title it will be a stripclub anthem. This is Twista's second single off his upcoming The Dark Horse album.   
R. Kelly To Headline Pitchfork Music Festival
R. Kelly To Headline Pitchfork Music Festival Feb 1, 2013 at 11:39am
Pitchfork has announced the healdiners for their Music Festival this year, which takes place on July 19-21st in Chicago's Union Park. They decide to go with an r'n'ber for the main event- R. Kelly is set to perform, alongside indie artists, Björk, and Belle & Sebastian.
Trey Songz Discusses Why He Beefed With R. Kelly
Trey Songz Discusses Why He Beefed With R. Kelly Jan 31, 2013 at 06:51pm
Not only an artist, but a true fan of the genre, Trey Songz is open about his love of R&B, and has had tumultuous relationships with other notable artists like Ne-Yo, and perhaps the biggest in the game, R. Kelly.  While