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The superfan who paid $100,000 of R. Kelly's $1 million bond is reportedly a 47-year-old female entrepreneur who owns a restaurant and daycare center in suburban Chicago, Illinois.

Fox 32 News anchor Tia Ewing reports the generous benefactor who helped spring the troubled R&B crooner from jail on Monday owns the Love on the Blu restaurant in Blue Island, Illinois.

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R. Kelly posted bond after pleading not guilty to sex abuse charges during an arraignment hearing on Monday. Kelly was arrested Friday and charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sex abuse of four females, including three minors under age 17. The 52-year-old Grammy winner entered the pleas through an attorney during an arraignment hearing at Leighton Criminal Court in Illinois.

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R. Kelly is due in court on Saturday for a bond hearing following his arrest on 10 aggravated criminal sexual abuse charges Friday night. The troubled 52-year-old R&B singer turned himself in to Chicago police after a no-bond warrant was signed by a judge on Friday.

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R. Kelly turned himself in to Chicago on Friday night. The 52-year-old R&B singer/songwriter is charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal abuse after decades of allegations of sexual misconduct with underage girls and adult women.

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R. Kelly was charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse of a minor, according to the Chicago Tribune. The singer/songwriter, whose real name is Robert Sylvester Kelly, was charged in Cook County, Illinois on Friday.

Cook County Officials have issued a no-bail arrest warrant.

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R. Kelly has deleted a social media post announcing his upcoming international tour after backlash on Instagram.com. The "I Believe I Can Fly" singer took to his Instagram account on Wednesday to inform his international fans he was headed out on the road to Australia, New Zealand, and Sri Lanka later this year.

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R. Kelly made the female members of his alleged sex cult sign an iron-clad non-disclosure agreement preventing them from giving interviews to the press, among other stipulations.

The document which was obtained by The Blast was given to the women to sign prior to moving into his home in suburban Atlanta and a Chicago recording studio.

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Aaliyah, R. Kelly

A video that surfaced online this week provides proof that embattled singer/songwriter R. Kelly knew Aaliyah was underaged at the time of their marriage in 1994.

Kelly strenuously denied knowing the late singer was only 15 when he married her. But the video proves definitely that he did.

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Lyfe Jennings

Chester Jennings, aka Lyfe Jennings, provoked the #MeToo movement by recording his own version of R. Kelly's hit single "When A Woman's Fed Up". The song is sure to irk feminists since Lyfe appears to take R. Kelly's side in his ongoing sex cult drama.

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A porn company issued a stern warning that child pornography is still illegal after searches spiked for a certain R. Kelly tape involving a minor.

Searches for the so-called "pee tape" spiked after Lifetime Network aired the six-hour docu-series Surviving R. Kelly earlier this month.

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R. Kelly's estranged daughter, Buku Abi, is "devastated" for the women who accused her "monster" father of sexual abuse in the Lifetime documentary Surviving R. Kelly. Buku, who was born Joann Lee Kelly, is pictured 2nd from right with her mother Andrea (Drea) Kelly, 2nd from left, and siblings Jay Kelly, far right, and Robert Kelly, far left in a photo dated March 3, 2016.

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R. Kelly faces criminal charges in Georgia. The Blast reports exclusively the troubled singer is under investigation by the Fulton County District Attorney's Office for possible charges related to sexual misconduct accusations made by various women in a docu-series that aired on the Lifetime Network over the weekend.

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Harvey Weinstein, Chrissy Teigen, John Legend

Pop singer John Legend clapped back at social media users who criticized him for appearing in Lifetime's much-hyped docu-series Surviving R. Kelly, which documents sexual misconduct allegations against the 51-year-old singer.

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Omarion

Omarion is the latest star to distance himself from troubled R&B singer R. Kelly after the final episode of Lifetime's docuseries Surviving R. Kelly aired on Sunday night. The 34-year-old singer/actor received backlash on social media after he pledged not to perform R. Kelly songs -- after his current tour.

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