Known for his sexually explicit lyrics, smooth talking and cutting edge hip-hop and R&B beats R. Kelly has been making headlines for more than a decade now - not all of them good. An accomplished songwriter, producer and remixer R. Kelly has written and produced for artists Michael Jackson, Celine Dion, Janet Jackson and Mary J Blige to name a few. He's garnered more top-forty hits than any other male artist of the 90's. R. Kelly consistently sells to multi-platinum status, sells out world-wide tours and has received countless awards and international praise. But a sex tape scandal almost ended it all for the musical genius and allegations of child pornography and statutory rape still threatens to send Kelly to prison. How could this have happened to one of the most talented artists this world has ever seen? And will it be his undoing? Join us on a journey into the life of R. Kelly - An Artist against the ropes.