surviving r kelly

Federal prosecutors will try the singer for sex trafficking in New York City this week.
Lifetime partnered with RAINN to show the hotline number on-screen to encourage sexual assault survivors and their loved ones to seek help.
The singer faces other federal charges, including accusations of sexually abusing women and girls.
Asante McGee, Lisa Van Allen and Lizette Martinez helped Lifetime's Brie Miranda Bryant accept the award for Best Documentary.
Kitti Jones, Asante McGee and Lisa Van Allen, three of the women featured in "Surviving R. Kelly," expressed gratitude that they have been "heard and believed."
Lanita Carter, the singer’s former hairdresser, is among the four accusers involved in the 10 counts against Kelly of aggravated criminal sexual abuse last month.
Several of the women featured in Lifetime's "Surviving R. Kelly" said they had to turn off the TV during Kelly's interview with King.
After years of allegations, R. Kelly has been charged with 10 counts of criminal sexual abuse.
The executive producer told NPR that criticism of survivors who don't go to the police "confounds" her.
What if one of the victims "grows up to be an offender?" the R&B singer asked the crowd at Aragon Ballroom on Saturday.
A woman who interned with Epic says the singer sexually abused her when she was just 16.
"I am well aware of who and what he is," Buku Abi wrote on Instagram.
The music journalist apologized to a makeup artist who accused him on Instagram of sexual harassment.
Gaga and Kelly collaborated on the 2013 hit “Do What U Want (With My Body)."
The page attempted to smear women who appeared on a docuseries featuring allegations of sexual and emotional abuse against the singer.
The model and author used the hashtag #MuteRKelly, which many have been using in an effort to stop people supporting his music.
“I really don’t want to believe that it’s because black girls don’t matter enough," the actress says in a video on Twitter.
"I believe these women," Legend said of R. Kelly's alleged victims.