• FILE: R&B singer R Kelly leaves the Cook County jail after posting $100,000 bond on 25 February 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. Picture: AFP

    R Kelly's ex-landlord seizes royalties

    The 'I Believe I Can Fly' hitmaker's biannual royalty account was frozen by Sony Music Holdings after Midwest Commercial Funding issued them with a subpoena in a bid to get back money they were owed by the disgraced singer.

  • This still image from video shows singer R. Kelly (R) upon his release from Cook County jail in Chicago, Illinois, Saturday, 9 March 2019 after paying child support following a previous detention on sex abuse charges. Picture: AFP

    R. Kelly released from jail

    The 'Ignition' hitmaker was arrested this week after he allegedly failed to pay his ex-wife Andrea Lee the $161,000 in child support he had been ordered to hand over for their three children, Joann, 21, Jay, 19, and Robert, 17.