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Review: R. Kelly turns it on at Nokia Theatre
Review: R. Kelly turns it on at Nokia Theatre

R. Kelly had already been onstage for half an hour Friday night at Nokia Theatre when he announced that it was time to say what was on his mind. “I [conceived] three kids listening to my own music,” sang the R&B star in apparent improvisation over a midtempo vamp by his eight-piece band. “You did it," he sang. "Why can’t I?” The idea: If Kelly’s audience has used his music as an aphrodisiac -- a service he’s been providing for 20 years without interruption -- then shouldn’t he be entitled to the same privilege? PHOTOS: R. Kelly's 10 top charting albums Evidently so. Moving from one end of the stage to the other,...

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