“What you should expect is the unexpected,”R. Kelly told AJC music writer Melissa
Ruggieri during an interview earlier this year. “That’s the way I design my shows – to be really spontaneous.”
Speaking of spontaneous and unexpected, the artist and part-time Atlanta resident sang the national anthem at Tuesday’s Atlanta Hawks game at the Barclays Center vs the Brooklyn Nets and figured, what the heck, why not flawlessly sink a 3-pointer .. while chomping that ever-present cigar.
“I just believe in class,” he said during the interview. “You can be a beast but you can have class, too.”
Indeed. Check this out: