Surviving R. Kelly is a six part documentary series which was released by Lifetime, it deals directly with the countless allegations that have been brought forward against R. Kelly regarding sexual abuse. Through a number of interviews we hear from many young women who have come forward uniting their voices against the singer.
At one time R. Kelly was considered to be one of the greatest R&B singers of all time but ever since his rise to stardom he has been followed by rumours of abuse, paedophilia, and predatory behaviour toward women. Now survivors are coming forward detailing the physical, mental and sexual abuse they suffered at the hands of this man.
Shortly after the documentary aired, Kelly’s record label dropped him.