Chairman of Summerfest Productions, Robert Russell, says American R & B singer R Kelly will definitely be performing at Reggae Sumfest on Saturday, Juy 21.
"He is definitely coming. I have been in touch with them (R Kelly's publicists) and they say he is coming, and is really looking forward to performing here," Russell told theJamaica Observer today.
The Summmerfest Promotions chairman was responding to reports in the media which stated that the R&B singer is suffering complications from throat surgery and will miss promotional appearances for his new album and memoir.
According to the release, Kelly's publicist as saying that the singer was on his way to New York on Wednesday morning when he became ill and returned toChicago for medical treatment.