As the heaviness of Lifetime’s Surviving R. Kelly documentary continues to reverberate in the Black community, more celebrities are beginning to speak out against the “Ignition” singer. The six-part documentary chronicles decades of the singer’s alleged sexual misconduct and abuse, which he has continuously denied. With more than 50 interviews with Kelly’s victims, it’s hard for many to continue ignoring his widely documented abuse.
However, it was reportedly difficult for filmmaker dream hampton to find any other musicians who would discuss the allegations on camera, except John Legend and Sparkle. Still, here are some of the celebrities now speaking up: