Category: Music

Is R. Kelly under investigation? Breaking down ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ and the sexual assault allegations against the singer

For years, rumors and gossip about R. Kelly's potentially illegal sexual activities have dominated conversation about the singer. Now, thanks to Lifetime's "Surviving R. Kelly," that talk is bigger than ever -- but is R. Kelly under investigation yet? Several different police forces and district attorneys offices have suggested that they've begun or could soon begin looking more closely at the the allegations against R. Kelly -- keep reading for a breakdown of the latest.

AUDIO ‘We didn’t look at their ages’: R. Kelly’s former tour manager drops explosive allegations in new interview

The underage sex allegations involving R. Kelly continue to spread, thanks in part to a new interview given by Kelly's former tour manager. Demetrius Smith, who worked with R. Kelly for a decade, appeared to confirm some of the rumors involving the beleaguered singer, while also adding new claims -- including that Kelly once tried to have sex with Smith, as well.

VIDEO AUDIO Who is Maino on Love and Hip Hop?

Love & Hip Hop New York Season 9 newbie Maino has, without a doubt, one of the most interesting histories of anyone who's ever appeared on the show. The Brooklyn rapper used to be all about that life, until a 10-year prison sentence turned him on to the power of freestyle rap. Ever since his release, Maino has been all about his own hustle; now, he and his girlfriend (and fellow LHHNY cast mate) Maggie Carrie are ready for the spotlight on their biggest stage yet.