R. Kelly music sales increase substantially after ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ airs – Rolling Out

It is indisputable that Robert Sylvester Kelly, 51, is a serial sex-related killer, pedophile, rapist and also physical abuser, many people in R. Kelly’s women follower base just do not care enough to stop listening and also purchasing his songs.

Given that the airing of “Surviving R. Kelly” on the Lifetime network Thursday, Jan. 3, R. Kelly’s songs sales have actually raised on the Spotify platform, The Blast reports.A Spotify rep verified the musician’s music has actually seen a 16 percent dive after the airing of part one of “Enduring R. Kelly. “The six-part docudrama functions Kelly’s ex-wife Andrea Kelly, along with Jerhonda Speed, Kitti Jones, Asante McGee, Lisa Van Allen, singer Glimmer and much more.

R. Kelly’s legal team has intimidated to take Lifetime to court after airing this very incendiary docudrama they state is “loaded with lies” as well as amounts to personality murder.

While information of which song or album on Spotify saw a rise was not released, the surge can be found in the consequences of the Kelly as well as Spotify imbroglio in Might 2018.

Bear in mind, Spotify had introduced they were mosting likely to remove the “Bump and Grind” vocalist’s music from their platform’s advertised playlists after previous accusations against Kelly. But the reaction was so relentless that Spotify was required to reverse its decision.

Today, Kelly supposedly flaunts approximately 5.5 million monthly listeners on Spotify and has more than 1.7 million subscribers, according to Refinery29.com. These numbers reveal that millions of listeners have actually picked to either overlook Kelly’s sexual abuse claims or merely do not believe the engaging testaments from a myriad of former alleged sufferers.

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