R Kelly Fails at Twitter

Perhaps motivated by JPMorgan’s failed attempt at social media, R. Kelly decided the launch of his new album Black Panties deserved the same unfortunate publicity.

One of the most recent trends on Twitter is big name companies and artists running their own Q&A’s, not unlike Reddit’s very popular ‘Ask Me Anything’ format. Twitter has a tendency to open the door wide enough for trolls, because what is the platform beyond a soap box for amateur comedians?

Unsurprisingly, the hashtag #AskRKelly became a parody within minutes. Here are some of the most tragic examples.



Our heart bleeds for the social media interns and PR reps around the world.