When Lifetime’s ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ aired, John Legend was a single of the handful of celebrities who agreed to be featured and following the uproar, he continued to be vocal about Kelly’s alleged crimes.

In the course of a current check out to ‘The Nowadays Show,’ Legend spoke about R. Kelly’s arrest.

“I am so glad that the documentary [Surviving R. Kelly] was produced. I am so glad that the victims got to have their voices heard, and I consider them obtaining their voices heard, this story getting retold, for the reason that it really is been told ahead of, but I consider getting retold by means of that medium definitely brought the challenge to a lot of people’s focus, and I consider it inspired the law enforcement to move on some items that they weren’t moving on ahead of,” Legend explained.

“It is been a lengthy time coming…a lot of us type of tolerated or looked the other way on that challenge for a lengthy time. And a lot of folks have been getting hurt for decades…we looked away as well lengthy.”

Watch a clip from the interview under.