The Chicago rapper, who grew up with R. Kelly, also said that the singer needs help.
"I knew that as a celebrity I could lend my voice to something to that would highlight these young people who have been hurt," Legend said.
Erykah Badu Responds To Critics Who Say She Is Defending R. Kelly: 'I Just Want Peace And Light For Everybody'
Badu says she’s ‘putting up a prayer right now’ for R. Kelly.
Tracy Sampson was just a 16-year-old intern at Epic Records when R. Kelly started a sexual relationship with her.
The singer, who was once part of Sony and RCA, has been under increased scrutiny since Lifetime's docuseries, "Surviving R. Kelly," aired.
R. Kelly is facing eviction and fines after inspectors for the City of Chicago found several code violations in his West Side studio.
In "Surviving R. Kelly," Michelle Kramer detailed her daughter Dominique Gardner's nine-year experience with R. Kelly.
Lifetime's "Surviving R. Kelly" docuseries has many rethinking their relationship with the R&B singer.
The Department of Agriculture has denied a permit to the organizers of a concert, featuring the R&B star called Spring Break Jam.
“Ultimately God is gonna put something on him so that he has to face what he's put people through.”
Short is one of many celebrities who has condemned the “Ignition” singer since the debut of Lifetime's "Surviving R. Kelly" docu-series.
In an interview with ABC News, Steven Greenberg defended his client against the allegations raised in Lifetime's "Surviving R. Kelly" documentary.
Buku Abi, whose birth name is Joann Kelly, broke her silence on the allegations against her estranged father, condemning the singer's terrible actions.
Chicago-based lawyer Steve Greenberg said the allegations made in the docuseries about R. Kelly were false.
Music Executive Clarifies Relationship With R. Kelly After Appearing In 'Surviving R. Kelly' Docuseries
Craig Williams, who was featured in Lifetime's hit docuseries, met R. Kelly in the late 1980s.
The probe comes after Lifetime's docuseries, 'Surviving R. Kelly,' which saw survivors opening up about the abuse they experienced.
In "Surviving R. Kelly," it’s clear that those around the troubled singer could have done more to prevent his victims from being abused.
Legend admitted that he worked with Weinstein previously, but added that Weinstein's career has "rightfully been destroyed."