R. Kelly has selected Black Friday to release the continuation of his ‘Trapped In The Closet’ music series. The Grammy winner launched the series back in 2005 and it went on hiatus in 2007 after twenty-two chapters were released. The one-night stand musical saga featured a DVD collection of the series.
The next installment of the series starting at chapter 23 will be available to watch on the IFC network and IFC.com. The hip hopera returns with several members from the original cast including Rufus, Gwendolyn, Big Man and Rosie the Nosy Neighbor.
“The premiere chapters were a suspenseful, mysterious, humorous and dramatic story, packed with cliffhangers and unexpected twists and turns. Now, Sylvester, Rufus, Cathy, Gwendolyn, Bridget, Big Man, Rosie the Nosy Neighbor, Twan and Pimp Lucius are back!,” reports IFC. “This year, the crew reunites on IFC in the next installments of R. Kelly’s continuing hip hopera about a group of characters interconnected by sexual exploits, little people and a mysterious package.”
On November 23, 2012 ‘Trapped in the Closet: The Next Installment’ will premiere on IFC.
In addition the his series, R. Kelly is touring the United States with Tamia on the ‘Single Ladies’ tour. He will be on the road until December 7th, the last stop on the trek in Merrillville, IN.