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R Kelly sentenced to 30 years in prison after sex trafficking conviction
30 years, after being convicted of sex trafficking and racketeering charges.He faced life behind bars for masterminding an elaborate scheme to entice and sexually exploit young aspiring singers and underage children.Following a six-week trial in Brooklyn, Kelly, 55, was found guilty on all nine counts against him, including multiple counts of racketeering, with the charges relating to bribery and forced labour, by a jury in September last year.Kelly – who denied all charges – was also found in violation of an anti-sex trafficking law known as the Mann Act.The musician was sentenced to 30 years in prison by a US federal court in New York for masterminding an scheme to sexually exploit young aspiring singers and underage children.Kelly did not appear to react as the sentence was passed, with judge Ann Donnelly saying during sentencing that he had used his ‘minions’ to ‘lure young fans into your orbit’.She added that he had taught his victims ‘that love is enslavement and violence’.Judge Donnelly told Kelly: ‘Sentencing another human being is probably the most difficult thing a judge has to do.‘It is fair to say, Mr Kelly, that you are a person that had some great advantage, you had worldwide fame and celebrity, untold money.“Using your status and celebrity… you had a system of people that you used to lure young fans into your orbit.‘Having your minions troll for young people at the mall… handing out your phone number… for the opportunity to meet R Kelly.‘You fancied yourself a genius that can do “whatever I want because of what I give to the world.”‘Judge Donnelly added that there were parts of his victims’ testimony that she would ‘never forget’.Before the sentencing, Kelly was branded the ‘pied piper of R&B’ as he came
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Travis Barker's daughter makes plea as reason for his scary hospital dash is announced
Kardashian, pictured by his side.His condition was deemed serious enough that he was taken to Cedars Sinai Medical Center via an ambulance shortly after.American news outlet, TMZ have claimed a number of sources have come forward, connected to the family, to confirm he has been hospitalised as a result of pancreatitis.Pancreatitis is a condition in which the pancreas becomes inflamed over a short period of time and is a rare potential complication following a colonoscopy.It causes symptoms such as intense stomach pain, vomiting and fever.Fans have questioned whether the drummer's hospital dash had anything to do with one of his latest Twitter posts.Hours before his hospital visit, he tweeted: "God save me."However, this could have just been an intentional reference to a song by his close friend, Machine Gun Kelly.Travis' son, Landon Asher Barker, 18, was performing onstage in New York with Machine Gun Kelly.Landon shared a rendition of the group's song 'Die In California' afterwards on Instagram.Meanwhile, fans have shared thoughts and prayers for Travis' recovery.The Blink 182 favourite's last Instagram post before his hospital dash features him pouting at a puppy in his arms, with the caption: "I love dogs more than people."Kourtney could be seen hurrying along beside the paramedics in photos obtained by TMZ.This was as her husband was lifted from the ambulance via a gurney and rushed into the Cedars Sinai Medical Centre.The casually dressed star was wearing a black tracksuit with a hood pulled up over her head.Neither Kourtney nor Travis have taken to social media since the incident.Express.co.uk contacted representatives for Kourtney and Travis for comment.
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Travis Barker, 46, in hospital dash with Kourtney Kardashian as he pleads 'God save me'
Travis' son, Landon Asher Barker, 18, was performing onstage in New York with Machine Gun Kelly at the time that his dad was experiencing his medical battle.Landon shared a rendition of the group's song 'Die In California' afterwards on Instagram.Meanwhile, fans have shared thoughts and prayers for Travis' recovery.The Blink 182 favourite's last Instagram post before his hospital dash features him pouting at a puppy in his arms, with the caption: "I love dogs more than people."The rock star is reported to have already made a trip to hospital earlier that day before returning in the evening in the emergency ambulance.Meanwhile, Alabama Barker, the star's daughter from a previous relationship, also spoke out, telling her Instagram followers: "please send your prayers''.Kourtney could be seen hurrying along beside the paramedics in photos obtained by TMZ, as her husband was lifted from the ambulance via a gurney and rushed into the Cedars Sinai Medical Centre.The casually dressed star was wearing a black tracksuit with a hood pulled up over her head when her beau's hospital dash took place.There has been no word from the star on her social media accounts since the incident, so her 186 million followers will have to wait until an announcement is made.Express.co.uk has contacted representatives for Kourtney and Travis for comment.However, just over a week earlier, the reality star posted a photo to her account of herself and Travis preparing to enjoy a midnight snack from the fridge.Kourtney grinned broadly as she relaxed in her husband's lap, wearing a red satin dressing gown and sheer black hold-up stockings, while grabbing a selection of snack packets.Tattooed Travis looked equally happy as he reclined in his satin pyjamas
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AJ Tracey joins Poland’s Open’er Festival 2022 line-up
AJ Tracey has joined the packed line-up for Open’er Festival 2022.The Polish festival, which is held at Gdynia-Kosakowo Airport in Gdynia, kicks off today (June 29) and will run until the early hours of Sunday (July 3).Headliners at the 2022 festival include A$AP Rocky, The Killers, Dua Lipa, Playboi Carti and Twenty One Pilots.AJ Tracey has now joined the line-up, with his performance at Open’er Festival set to take place on the Tent Stage at 1:15am on the final day of the festival.The likes of Måneskin, Imagine Dragons, Clairo, The Smile, Little Simz, Inhaler and Jehnny Beth are all set to perform at Open’er Festival later today, with A$AP Rocky topping the bill later this evening.A post shared by Open'er Festival (@opener_festival)Tomorrow at Open’er will feature live performances from Royal Blood, Glass Animals, Tove Lo, Years & Years, BadBadNotGood and Don Toliver.You can find out more information about this year’s Open’er Festival by heading here.Earlier this month, AJ Tracey officially released ‘Seoul’, a track he first debuted during a freestyle for the New York rap show On The Radar.You can see Tracey’s upcoming tour dates below and find UK tickets here.July1 – Wknd Fest, Helsinki, Finland2 – Forbidden Forest, East Midlands7 – Rolling Loud, Portimão, Portugal9 – Crystal Palace Park, London10 – Nass, Bath24 – Solnaro, Braga, Portugal31 – Loosefest, NewcastleAugust6 – Sunny Hill, Kosovo12 – Way Out West, Gothenburg, Sweden13 – Øya, Oslo, NorwaySeptember3 – Sundown, Norwich11 – Rolling Loud, Toronto, Canada
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