Why Is the Music Industry Still Protecting R. Kelly?

The protesters outside North Carolina’s Greensboro Coliseum on May 11th had one crystal-clear demand: R. Kelly, they said, must be stopped. Some 35 to 40 protesters held #MeToo, #TimesUp and #MuteRKelly signs referencing the R&B singer’s long history of sexual abuse accusations. They circulated a letter ripping Coliseum officials for not meeting with the protesters and chanted, "Which side This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Why Is the Music Industry Still Protecting R. Kelly?

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