Watts went on to say to the newspaper that he and the rest of the executives decided it would be best to cut ties with R. Kelly due to the current political and cultural landscape, especially with the rise of the #MeToo movement.
"We know what happened, and we know those things didn't happen", lawyer, Steven Greenberg, said.
Watts said in their statement that their business includes women who work there, and they all have women in their families, as friends, and in relationships, so by all good consciousness, he can't allow having the embattled R & B legend's music on their platform.
When it comes to the many celebs who have begun to distance themselves from Kelly since the release of the series, Greenberg took aim at Lady Gaga specifically.
Earlier this week, Mr Greenberg confirmed that R.Kelly Wednesday late singer Aaliyah, who died in a place crash in 2001, when she was 15 years old and he was 27, saying she lied about her age and likening their marriage to that of Elvis and Priscilla Presley, who was 21 when they married in 1967. "Except that my understanding is that she did not claim to be 15 and, in order to get married, she had to lie about her age".
Overall, temperatures in the ocean down to 2,000 metres rose about 0.1 degree Celsius from 1971-2010, he told Reuters news agency. Ocean temperatures are rising faster than scientists previously concluded, according to an alarming report released Thursday.
Jose Merced Corona is a retired Colusa County sheriff's sergeant who was elected to the Board of Supervisors last November. Even as Natalie moved up in her career, he said she treated everyone the same whether they were the janitor or the chief.
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On Sunday, the Rams will watch the Saints-Eagles divisional-round game, knowing whichever team they face has defeated them before. The Patriots are four-point favorites over the Chargers in New England to kick off the action on Sunday at 1:05 p.m.
James Kuffel, the township's lone constable, said he knows nearly everyone in the area but has never encountered the Pattersons. Barron Mayor Ron Fladten said he hadn't heard any details about Jayme's discovery but was overjoyed at learning she is alive.
Following the rumors about Kate's potential pregnancy, British bookies are sure there will be a royal announcement in 2019. The Duke of Cambridge visited London's Air Ambulance Charity on Wednesday at the Royal London Hospital.
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri feels his side need to sign new two players during the January transfer market. Firstly, the Premier League heavyweights value Willian higher than what has been proposed as part of the deal.
The leaders are likely to discuss the still thorny issue of an impending name change for Greece's neighbour Macedonia. The Greek president pressed Merkel on wartime reparations, an issue Berlin says is closed.
Pacquio leant down to Mayweather, who stayed seated, and shook the undefeated American's hand before moving on. I'm not fighting anymore", Mayweather told the Los Angeles Times on Tuesday night at the Clippers game.
By late morning Saturday, officials had reported almost 11 inches (28 centimeters) of snow at Lambert International Airport in St. Louis affiliate station KTVI shows sledders and even kayakers sliding down the snow and making snowmen in parks and yards.
Bungie Splits With Activision, Keeps Destiny
With Forsaken , we've learned, and listened, and leaned in to what we believe our players want from a great Destiny experience. Bungie, the development team behind video game megahit Destiny , is parting ways with publisher Activision.
Court Rejects Appeal by Jailed Reuters Reporters
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said in September that the jailing of the reporters had nothing to do with freedom of expression. Explaining his verdict, Judge Aung Naing said the reporters had behaved in a way that showed they meant to harm the country.
Campaign: Julián Castro To Make Saturday Announcement
He returned home and served as a member of the San Antonio City Council and, from 2009 until 2014, the mayor of the city. That group of hopefuls is starting to take shape even though the first primary elections are more than a year away.
Milwaukee bus driver rescues toddler wandering in the cold
After authorities arrived, they were able to reunite the baby with her father, Hasan Ali Abdul Kasim, FOX6 Milwaukee reported. Police say the child had been left outside by his mother who may have been suffering from a mental health crisis.