R. Kelly Album Sales + Streams on the Rise!
Following the news that R. Kelly was found guilty of federal racketeering and sex trafficking trial ended his album sales were up 517 percent. Get more details on R Kelly album Sales and Streams…
CelebnMusic247.com reports that the disgraced singer’s album sales were up 517 percent in the days after his federal racketeering and sex trafficking trial ended.
Can you believe that? Wow, people are disgusting.
Anyways, A LOT of people are, purchasing the music of disgraced singer R. Kelly. Yes, Kellz music is selling better than it has over the years.
In fact, Rolling Stone reports that Kelly has seen drastic growth in both album sales and streams in the weeks after he was convicted of federal racketeering and sex trafficking charges in New York.
Check the data breakdown, per Rolling Stone:
Kelly’s music saw double-digit growth in streams and triple-digit growth in sales. From September 27th through October 3rd, Kelly’s on-demand audio streams were up 22 percent, while video streams were up 23 percent compared to the previous seven days. All told, his streams jumped from 11.2 million to 13.4 million. His album sales were up 517 percent.
As Rolling Stone points out, it’s not uncommon for an artist’s music to spike in popularity in the heat of controversy.
In fact, Forbes reports that Kelly’s music experienced an even greater jump after Lifetime’s Surviving R. Kelly hit the air in 2019. Though, his radio airplay has been basically zero to none. Meanwhile, YouTube has deleted two of Kelly’s channels.
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