“I bought the ticket just to hang out with my friends because they wanted to go,” Hyatt said. “He is very talented and I have seen him in concert before. I don’t believe trying people in the newspapers and on social media. However, I think I can spend this money on other artists, who are just as talented, but not in the news.”
Kelly has racked up more than 20 years of hits, creating something of a soundtrack for the black experience. But in those same 20 years, he has amassed a host of charges of sexual misconduct — usually involving underage girls.