Posts Tagged: case

R Kelly

R. Kelly’s Lawyers Request to Be Taken Off Case Ahead of Federal Trial

Two attorneys from R. Kelly’s legal team are asking to be removed from the singer’s case ahead of his federal trial. Steven Greenberg and Michael Leonard asked to be removed from Kelly’s case, however, approval hasn’t been granted as of Monday (June 7). According to the lawyers’ statement to the court,  “Our reasons for withdrawal are… Read more »

R Kelly

3 Men Charged With Threatening Women in R Kelly Case

Three men have been charged with threatening and intimidating women who have accused R&B singer R. Kelly of abuse.  In Florida, one man set fire to a victim’s vehicle. A second man, a longtime friend of R. Kelly, offered another victim $500,000 to keep her from cooperating with authorities. A third man, an adviser, and… Read more »

Keith Sweat Says He Respects the New R&B Game

It was during that much talked-about social media debate about who the ‘King of R&B is last year when two R&B veterans sat down with ESSENCE to chime in.  Keith Sweat and Case also talked about how they were able to make their mark on the genre. It was back in December when Atlanta singer/songwriter… Read more »