Illinois officers say a live performance in Springfield that was once to be hosted through R. Kelly can’t happen within the wake of latest sexual misconduct allegations in opposition to the R&B famous person.
Illinois Division of Agriculture spokeswoman Denise Albert advised the Chicago Tribune that the appliance for the Spring Destroy Jam in April was once denied Thursday on account of safety issues following protests out of doors Kelly’s Chicago studio this week.
Kelly has been beneath hearth for the reason that contemporary airing of a Lifetime documentary ” Surviving R. Kelly .” He has denied all allegations of sexual misconduct involving girls and underage ladies.
A tip that Kelly was once retaining two girls in opposition to their will caused Chicago police to talk over with his place of dwelling Friday in Chicago’s Trump Tower. Officials interviewed Kelly and the ladies however discovered no proof of wrongdoing.