CHICAGO (CBS) — Embattled R&B superstar R. Kelly and his defense team were “no shows” in a Minnesota court Thursday.

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The singer was supposed to face to sex crime charges.

Now there is a bench warrant out for his arrest.

Kelly is locked up in Chicago after being indicted on multiple sex crime charges.