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Fans deliver petition asking Sony to release Kesha from contract with Dr. Luke

Pop star Kesha, center, leaves Supreme court in New York, Friday, Feb. 19, 2016. Kesha is fighting to wrest her career away from a hitmaker she says drugged, sexually abused and psychologically tormented her - and still has exclusive rights to make records with her. .
Pop star Kesha, center, leaves Supreme court in New York, Friday, Feb. 19, 2016. Kesha is fighting to wrest her career away from a hitmaker she says drugged, sexually abused and psychologically tormented her - and still has exclusive rights to make records with her. . AP Photo/Mary Altaffer

NEW YORK – Fans of the pop star Kesha are calling on Sony to cut ties with the producer she has accused of raping her.

About 35 Kesha fans gathered outside Sony’s Manhattan headquarters Friday. They said they were there to deliver petitions with over 411,000 signatures demanding that Sony release Kesha from her contract and drop the producer, Dr. Luke.

The group chanted “Free Kesha now!”

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The hit-making producer is not charged with a crime. He says Kesha fabricated her story about being drugged and raped a decade ago to get out of her recording contract.

The rally comes a month after a judge denied the “Tik Tok” singer’s request to be released from her contract.

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The hearing led to an outpouring of support from celebrities, including Taylor Swift and Lady Gaga.

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