In a bombshell report released today, concerned parents have reported that R. Kelly is allegedly holding their daughters against their will in a cult. Family members of three woman told their stories about how Kelly lured the young women in with promises of fame but now control their every waking moment.
Writer and former Chicago Sun-Times reporter Jim DeRogatis has been covering R. Kelly’s sordid past for nearly 20 years. DeRogatis is the reporter who received the infamous R. Kelly sex tape 15 years ago which led to Kelly’s arrest and later acquittal. His explosive new piece is the latest in Kelly’s history of sexual perversion.
Here’s a timeline of R. Kelly’s past: