The Lifetime docu-series “Surviving R. Kelly” detailed abuse allegations towards R. Kelly in six episodes, however the singer’s streaming numbers grew considerably throughout and after the collection. His music streamed 870,316 instances on Jan. 2, the day earlier than the collection premiere, however Nielsen stated Thursday Kelly’s music garnered almost 1.73 million streams after the sixth episode aired Jan. 6.
Kelly averaged greater than 955,600 streams within the final week of 2018. He averaged greater than 1.5 million streams from Jan. 3-6.
The singer has for years confronted allegations he sexually abused ladies, however the 52-year-old hasn’t been charged and he’s denied any wrongdoing.