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18th Jan 2019

R. Kelly has officially been dropped by Sony Music

Rebecca O'Keeffe

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He has been removed from their website.

R. Kelly has been dropped by his record label, Sony Music.

The news comes weeks after a Lifetime documentary Surviving R. Kelly, was released.

The documentary detailed allegations of sexual misconduct against the singer.

R. Kelly signed to Jive since in the early 1990s, and when Jive became part of Sony BMG, he became part of the Sony family.

He has been under contract at RCA, a Sony subsidiary, since 2012.

However he has now been removed from RCA website.

Allegations against R. Kelly have been around for ten years, and he was acquitted on child pornography charges in 2008.

However, they have resurfaced in recent years, with the latest arriving this month.

Kelly has repeatedly denied all allegations of misconduct.