Kesha: Don’t Call It A Comeback, Compare Me To Adele

December 30, 2015 By Jordan Miller

Kesha says she “never wanted to go away.”


Kesha has made one thing abundantly clear: this is not her doing.

Kesha urged a judge to release her from her binding contract with Dr. Luke, who she’s suing for sexual assault and battery, but so far it’s a no-go. Because she refuses to create music with her alleged abuser, Kesha is stuck in limbo and can’t produce a new record. She fears an extended absense will ultimately destroy her career.

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Sony disagrees.

They said in filed legal docs obtained by TMZ that Adele, Justin Timberlake and D’Angelo’s musical hiatus worked wonders. They also claim they’ve invested more than $11 mil in Kesha’s career, who’s earned $3 million in royalties alone.

The news trickled over to Jezebel, who wrote the headline: “Sony Thinks Kesha’s Eventual Comeback Could Turn Her Into the ‘Next Adele,'” and it irked the “Blow” singer.

She posted a screen capture of the site with the caption: “** I love Adele, and this has nothing to do with her or any other artist** I never wanted to have a ‘comeback’ because I never wanted to go away. Making these comparisons is Sonys way of trying to put a positive spin on a horrible situation.”

If you’re interested in helping, fans created a Free Kesha petition and are also organizing a protest outside her trial in New York in January.

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