R. Kelly will unleash his twelfth album, Black Panties, on Dec. 10. The Chicago R&B vocalist has enlisted a few artists for his new effort as well as Kelly Rowland, Ludacris and 2 Chainz. Future, Juicy J and etc creating the LP’s deluxe edition.
Black Panties was inspired by ,well you already know, a swarm of panties being thrown at R. Kelly during a concert.
“I was on stage doing my love letter tour and i broke down into “Seems Like you’re ready,” Kelly told vibe. “So I start singing (the line) “Temperatures rising” and here come the panties. it was all different colors but then this one particular pair of panties—they were black and medium—landed on my mic and my wrist, and immediately I said, that’s a sign. I gotta go back and write a song called ‘Black Panties.'”
The album is claimed to be a come back to early R. Kelly and his crooning on his debut 12 Play. A stream of the LP is accessible below.