What made Michael Jordan regret bringing R. Kelly to his film set?

Michael Jordan, a former professional basketball player, played fifteen seasons in the NBA, winning six NBA championships with the Chicago Bulls. Michael Jordan, the NBA legend, expressed regret for inviting R. Kelly, the World’s Greatest Sexual Deviant, to his film set. After being asked by Michael Jordan to develop a song for his super hit movie “Space Jam”, The notorious R. Kelly wrote a song in 1996. “I Believe I Can Fly” would later become Kelly’s greatest track ever. 

What caused Michael Jordan feel regret?

It is unbelievable that the greatest ever NBA player like Michael Jordan can involve himself with such disgraceful individuals like R. Kelly. Later on MJ realized his mistakes and regretted the incident. He explicated, “I’m truly sorry. I was young, dumb and making a lot of strange decisions at the time. I was starring in a basketball movie with Daffy Duck, for Christ’s sake.

What happened between them?

On the sets of “Space Jam,” an exceedingly disgusting incident occurred. R. Kelly came to meet Jordan on the backstage one day, and he suddenly sang some of his lyrics from the song and began peeing on Lola bunny. A seven-year-old girl performed the character! He even threatened the girl to have sex with him saying that, he wants to hop in her rabbit hole!

MJ later said that, “Yeah, I knew he was a creep; everyone knew. He even came on set one day to watch us shoot the movie, and out of nowhere he just whips out his Johnson and starts peeing on Lola Bunny, who was like seven years old at the time. “He even started singing to her while he was doing it, things like “Lola, won’t you nibble on this carrot” and “let me hop, hop, in your rabbit hole”.

Why is R. Kelly being sentenced?

Disgraced R&B icon R. Kelly was given a 30-year prison term on Wednesday, months after he was found guilty on all nine charges in a prominent sex trafficking case. The singer has been committing heinous crimes throughout his career and in 2022 he finally got the payback.

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