r kelly*(Via NBC Chicago) – What do you do when you owe the IRS several million dollars? Make more money.

That seems to be R. Kelly’s strategy, with two major projects planned for this month.

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Kelly is dropping a memoir called “Soulacoaster: The Diary of Me,” on June 28, and a new album, “Write Me Back,” on June 26th.

The Chicago R&B crooner has a lot banking on both projects being successful. According to county documents, Kelly owes the IRS nearly $5 million in unpaid taxes going back to 2005, the Chicago Sun-Times reports. Kelly paid $2.6 million in back taxes in 2008 and more than $1 million last year.

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