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R. Kelly Made a Surprise Appearance at Lollapalooza

R. Kelly’s appearance at a Columbus, Ohio, music festival was canceled earlier this week after residents took to social media to protest the singer’s appearance in light of his sordid legal history.* Well, it looks like Chance the Rapper doesn’t share their concerns: During his Lollapalooza set on Sunday night, Chance surprised the audience by inviting R. Kelly out to perform some old classics like “The World’s Greatest,” “Bump N’ Grind,” and “Ignition (Remix).” Judging by audience footage, the crowd was pretty into it too. Watch:

* This post formerly referred to Kelly as a rapper. He is not a rapper. He is an R&B singer.

R. Kelly Surprised Audiences at Lollapalooza