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Rihanna Steps Out for Dinner in R. Kelly T-Shirt

Looks like R. Kelly’s got, at least, one fan left.

Jelani Addams Rosa | April 5, 2016 - 1:08 pm

Only God Himself Can Convince R. Kelly that Bill Cosby is Guilty of Sexual Assault

And today in ass backwards news…

Jelani Addams Rosa | January 20, 2016 - 5:22 pm

WATCH: R. Kelly Storms Out of ‘HuffPost Live’ Interview After Being Asked About Sex Abuse

It doesn’t get more awkward than this interview. …

Natasha Reda | December 21, 2015 - 4:37 pm

11 Memorable American Music Awards Performances

Do you love America? And music? How about awards? Good news: the American Music Awards air this Sunday, Nov. 22. Let’s look back at some of the show’s best performances.

Matt Russoniello | November 17, 2015 - 11:58 am

Hospital Rape and Sexual Predators: Inside Lady Gaga’s Terry Richardson-Directed Music Video for ‘Do What U Want’ That Never Was

Last year, “Do What U Want” featuring R. Kelly was released as the second single off Lady Gaga’s ARTPOP. While the song was featured in several commercials and R. Kelly and Lady Gaga teamed up for a couple televised performances of the song, no music video was ever released. And while, for most artists, that…

Robert Kessler | June 19, 2014 - 11:00 am

The Pre-Grammy Gala Has Officially Divided Music’s Biggest Night in Two

If you’re waiting until tonight’s ceremony to get a glimpse of the biggest night in music, wait no longer. The biggest power players in the industry, from Miley Cyrus to Clive Davis and Smokey Robinson, were all out and about last night for a pre-Grammy party that could also be described as the best concert…

Jason Marshall | January 26, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Here’s What Nelly Thinks about Miley Cyrus and Justin Bieber

We caught up with Nelly at a pre-Fiesta Bowl party hosted by Tostitos. And since it was a party, we decided to have a little fun in our interview…

Kendall Fisher | January 7, 2014 - 6:45 pm

Miley Cyrus, Katie Holmes, and Lindsay Lohan Brought Fashion And Smiles To Z100s Jingle Ball

While Beyonce was out ARTPOP-ing EVERYONE yesterday, Miley Cyrus, Katie Holmes, and everyones favorite redhead, Lindsay Lohan were all standing their ground at Z100s annual music festival, Jingle Ball.

Jason Marshall | December 14, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Here’s Your First Look at Lady Gaga and R. Kelly’s ‘Do What U Want’ Music Video

1It was only time until fans got a peek at the music video for Lady Gaga and R. Kelly’s masterpiece duet “Do What U Want,” and now that wait is over thanks to Terry Richardson.

The bespectacled photographer released a behind-the-scenes still from the Mother Monster’s latest project this Friday, writing, “Lady Gaga and…

Gabrielle Chung | December 13, 2013 - 8:30 pm

Oh, to Be the R. Kelly Meat in this Lady Gaga/Taylor Swift Sandwich…

Do what u want, whatchu want with my Lady Gaga (BUY ARTPOP!)

Do what u want, whatchu want with my R. Kelly (BUY BLACK PANTIES!)

Do what u want, whatchu want with my Taylor Swift (DATE A MEMBER OF ONE DIRECTION!)

Do what u want, whatchu want with today’s…

Matt Russoniello | November 26, 2013 - 11:30 am

2013 AMAs: Lady Gaga and R. Kelly Get Down in the Oval Office

Lady Gaga made yet another talked-about entrance to an awards show courtesy of a white, human-operated horse.

And her “Do What U Want” performance was no less show-stopping.

Andrea Simpson | November 24, 2013 - 11:50 pm

Here’s Justin Bieber’s Duet with R. Kelly

The latest “Music Monday” release is “PYD,” Justin Bieber’s collaboration with R. Kelly, who’s enjoying something of a career renaissance currently. …

Robert Kessler | November 18, 2013 - 10:12 am

Lady Gaga Straddles R. Kelly on ‘SNL,’ and Other Highlights from Last Night’s Show

The Artpop diva pulled double duty last night on Saturday Night Live. She hosted the show and performed, and in true Lady Gaga form, she killed it. …

Barbara DeFranco | November 17, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Lady Gaga Releases Second Song from ‘Artpop,’ ‘Do What U Want’ Featuring R. Kelly

A couple days before the expected release of “Venus,” Lady Gaga has released yet another song from Artpop, “Do What U Want,” featuring R. Kelly. We got a little preview last week, but now Gaga has released the song, in full, following a bit of a Twitter meltdown. …

Robert Kessler | October 21, 2013 - 9:15 am

Listen: Lady Gaga and R. Kelly’s ‘Do What U Want’ Collaboration

A snippet of Lady Gaga and R. Kelly’s ARTPOP collaboration has surfaced — and no, it’s not from the hackers. Making its (unfortunate) debut in a Best Buy commercial, the upbeat jam is used as the musical vehicle in which to hawk Dr. Dre Beats Studio headphones.

Gabrielle Chung | October 17, 2013 - 4:15 pm

Because It’s Friday, Here’s the Cast of ‘Breaking Bad’ Singing R. Kelly’s ‘Ignition (Remix)’

Okay, misleading headline. They’re not actually singing it. But some genius on YouTube used clips from Breaking Bad to recreate R. Kelly’s seminal classic (and soon-to-be declared best song of the millennium) “Ignition (Remix).” …

Robert Kessler | August 23, 2013 - 6:30 pm

R. Kelly, Stevie Wonder & More Honor Whitney Houston with Musical Performances (VIDEO)

On Saturday, stars paid respect to the late Whitney Houston inside New Hope Baptist Church as they said their final farewells. Houston’s musical comrades sch as R. Kelly and Stevie Wonder were in attendance and sent off the legendary singer though musical performances. Wonder played the piano and sang “Love’s In Need of Love Today” and “Ribbon in the…

Gabrielle Chung | February 18, 2012 - 4:51 pm

Katy Perry, Adele & Madonna: This Week In Celebrity Cover Songs (VIDEOS)

Break out those headphones: this week’s edition of celeb cover songs pays tribute to some of pop music’s top front-runners. From Adele, Katy Perry, Madonna and more, take a listen to our favorite covers to hit the web.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt surprised students at Ohio State University during his show on Monday with an…

Laura Franco | November 13, 2011 - 5:30 pm

Joseph Gordon Levitt Covers R. Kelly’s ‘Ignition’! (VIDEO)

This just might have cemented Joseph Gordon Levitt’s status as one of our favorite people ever.

In what is the most recent of the plentiful celebs covering celebs as of late, JGL took the stage where he belted out this rather unlikely cover of R. Kelly’s hit song “Ignition”. (Don’t lie, you know you’ve…

Amanda Hasaka | November 8, 2011 - 3:06 pm
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