R. Kelly Music Streams Rise 116 Percent After Docuseries Finale - XXLMAG.COM
Xxlmag.com - Fri 11 Jan 00:22 GMT

R. Kelly Music Streams Rise 116 Percent After Docuseries Finale - XXLMAG.COM

R. Kelly's music streams increased 116 percent after the 'Surviving R. Kelly' docuseries finale.

  R. Kelly ’s music garnered a major boost in streams during the Jan. 5 finale of Surviving R. Kelly , according to Billboard .

  The music publication reports that the singer's songs generated 4.3 million on-demand streams in the U.S. after the Surviving R. Kelly finale.

  The most-streamed R. Kelly songs were as follows: "Ignition" (433,000 U.S. streams; up 80 percent from 240,000 on Jan. 2), "Trapped in the Closet" (396,000; up 230 percent from 120,000), "Bump N' Grind" (266,000; up 94 percent from 137,000), "Same Girl," featuring Usher, (176,000; up 126 percent from 78,000), and "I Believe I Can Fly" (161,000; up 48 percent from 109,000).

  In total, Kelly's music moved 14.5 million streams during the Jan. 3 to Jan. 6 period, versus 8.8 million on Dec. 30 through Jan. 2.

  Music streaming aside, some people feel that all of the R. Kelly news -- good or bad -- only helps the singer become more successful.