Celebrities such as R Kelly have found themselves on the other side of the law thereby earning themselves some lengthy prison sentences. For more than two decades, R&B singer R. Kelly has faced allegations of sexual abuse.
The famous R&B singer is currently facing multiple state and federal charges in the US and is accused of racketeering, sexual abuse, and bribery; charges which he has repeatedly denied after appearing before a judge.
Others such as Bill Cosby, Harvey Weinstein, and Jared Fogle have also been charged with engaging in lewd activities, earning themselves anywhere from 3 years to 25 years in prison. In this article, we look at the top 10 musicians currently rotting in jail and the reasons why.
Musicians Currently ROTTING In Jail And The Reasons Why
Sadly, for better or for worse, our pop culture is fascinated by celebrities who turn criminal. How can someone so talented, so rich, and so famous throw it all away with awful or even evil choices that land them in prison for years?
Surely, one could adopt the cynical attitude that celebrities seem to think that they’re above the law because so many arrested stars never serve time, but the truth is, plenty of famous folks do get convicted for their terrible deeds in seriously governed countries.