Lady Gaga takes a powerful stance in opposition to R. Kelly, apologizing for her 2013 collaboration with the beleaguered R&B singer.
In the previous week, Lifetime aired a six-part documentary on R. Kelly. Dubbed Surviving R. Kelly, the docuseries centered round ladies who graphically described the R&B singer’s sexual misconduct.
Following the documentary’s airing, the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network’s (RAINN) sexual disaster hotline has acquired 20% extra calls.
Scott Berkowitz, RAINN’s President, defined,
Yet, his label, RCA Records, has remained notoriously silent. Amidst stress from a number of activist teams to drop the singer, the label hasn’t issued a remark.
Now, one singer has pulled a well-liked collaboration with Kelly.
Lady Gaga stands as much as R. Kelly.
In a prolonged assertion, Lady Gaga confirmed she has pulled her 2013 collaboration with Kelly, ‘Do What U Want,’ from iTunes. She has additionally pulled the tune from all main streaming music companies.
On Twitter, she wrote a publish titled “I stand by anybody who has ever been the sufferer sexual assault.”
“The tune is named ‘Do What U Want (With My Body)’, I believe it’s clear how explicitly twisted my considering was on the time.
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