Though R.Kelly will remain behind bars for a long time, his music continue to make him loads of cash, moreso now.
The embattled singer who was found guilty on a number charges including sex trafficking has experienced an unprecedented increase in the sales of his music, talk about 500%, since the guilty verdict was handed out.
The notoriety that comes with being a convicted felon has helped secured increase in the demand for R.Kelly’s music.
This will not be the first time that a criminal activity on the part of the singer will translate to more sales.
The singer’s streams also went up by 22% in the week he was convicted kidnapping, racketeering and sexual exploitation of a child.
It looks like the saying about no bad publicity in showbiz has proven true in this case.