Things aren't wanting too nice for R. Kelly today after Lifetime aired the docuseries, Surviving R. Kelly in January. The allegations of sexual assault towards the singer resurfaced and sparked an instantaneous backlash. Radio stations throughout America started banning his music from their rotation however now, it is made its method abroad.
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Bauer Media, a radio community with almost three million weekly listeners in Denmark, has positioned a ban towards R. Kelly's music because of the "very critical" claims towards him. Bauer Media runs a number of stations in Denmark such because the Voice, NOVA, Radio 100, Pop FM, Radio Soft and MyRock which reaches roughly 2.7M listeners every week.
"As a radio, we now have a accountability on who we give the airtime to," Bauer Media official Tobias Nielsen advised the DailyMail. "It's very critical and we really feel we won't have him on the playlists."
Despite the allegations and the rising controversy surrounding his identify, the singer remains to be getting booked for live shows, apparently. Yesterday, he introduced an abroad tour that may be hitting Australia, New Zealand, and Sri Lanka. However, he did not reveal any precise dates or venues or when the tour would launch.
Additionally, experiences surfaced final week that Kellz is at the moment planning on releasing a brand new album amid the sexual assault scandal. Kellz had an album full earlier than he parted methods with RCA. However, as a part of his settlement with the label, he was capable of maintain unreleased music. At this level, it appears unlikely that anybody is attempting to again an R. Kelly album so we'll see how this pans out.