A Look Back at (Gasp) R. Kelly's "Trapped in the Closet" Series; IFC Plans 22 New Chapters

Multi-platinum recording artist R. Kelly has returned with his world-famous "Trapped in the Closet" series. The R&B/HipHop soap opera premiered in 2005 and came with cliffhangers, drama, and everything we love about the R.

The series first appeared on R. Kelly's seventh studio album, TP.3 Reloaded, with its first five chapters introducing us to the racy characters and their lies, sex, and betrayal. Now, with 22 new chapters, Kelly is returning with more entertainment for our eyes and ears.

R. Kelly has partnered with IFC on the new series, but let's take a look back at where the unforgettable saga all began: