The Dubai authorities spoke out in a uncommon assertion to blast reviews that R. Kelly was scheduled to carry out within the sheikdom.
“Authorities in Dubai haven’t acquired any request for a efficiency by singer R. Kelly nor are there any venues which were booked. [Kelly] has not been invited by the Dubai royal household for a efficiency,” the assertion learn.
Kelly’s legal professional, Steven Greenberg, considerably refuted the Dubai authorities’s assertion, telling Fox Information, “Mr. Kelly had a signed contract with a authentic promoter, and any data that was included within the movement to journey was from that contract. We didn’t say he was invited by the royal household, however the contract did present that he would make himself out there to satisfy with them.”
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It is the newest bout of unhealthy information for the “I Consider I Can Fly” singer.
Final month, Kelly was charged with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse for allegedly assaulting three minors and one grownup girl.
The prosecution got here after the discharge of a Lifetime’s docuseries “Surviving R. Kelly.”
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The crooner has vehemently and repeatedly denied all allegations of abuse.
Final week, Kelly (by way of Greenberg) reportedly requested permission to journey for performances for money, claiming the singer wanted “has struggled of late to pay his youngster assist and different youngster associated bills.”
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“Earlier than he was arrested Mr. Kelly had signed a contract to carry out between Three-5 exhibits in Dubai, UAE, in April 2019,” the court docket submitting learn. “He requests permission to journey to Dubai for the exhibits. Whereas there he’s supposed to satisfy with the royal household.”
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The submitting didn’t specify for whom in Dubai Kelly would carry out.
The Related Press contributed to this report.