US singer R.Kelly has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for using his status to run a scheme to sexually abuse children and women.
In September, a jury in New York convicted the RNB artist, 55, of racketeering and sex trafficking crimes.
The star’s Lawyer, Robert Sylvester Kelly, say’s he planned to appeal the conviction.
Survivors on Wednesday said, he has degraded and humiliated them.
A handful of Women ahead of the sentencing took the stand against Kelly, and confronted him over his decades-long abuses.
A woman by name “Angela” refered to the singer as a Pied Piper who ‘grew up in wickedness ‘ with every new victim, and a host of women testifying he broke the their spirits.
“I literally wished I would die, because of you made me feel,” – according to one unknown victim.
The RNB star singer declined to make a statement of his own.