Singer-songwriter, record producer, actor, rapper
Robert Sylvester Kelly (born January 8, 1967), known professionally as R. Kelly, is an American singer-songwriter, record producer and rapper. A native of Chicago, Illinois, often referred to as the King of R&B, Kelly began performing during the late 1980s and debuted in 1992...Wikipedia
Born: 8th January, 1966, Chicago, Illinois
Height: 6' 1" (185 cm)
Claim to Fame: Singing
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12 Play is the debut solo album of American R&B and soul musician R. Kelly, released November 9, 1993 on Jive Records. It follows his tenure with R&B group Public Announcement, with whom he released one album, Born into the 90's (1992). It went on to top the R&B albums chart for nine weeks straight, while reaching the second position on the Billboard 200 chart.
Madonna, Usher, Patti Labelle, Kanye West, Jay Z, the Rolling Stones, Justin Timberlake, R. Kelly, Rihanna, Alicia Keys, will.i.am, Erykah Badu and Rod Stewart are among 20 musical acts said to be joining Stevie Wonder's boycott of the state of Florida.
April Ryan of AprilDRyan.com reported the list of artists supporting a change to the "Stand Your Ground" law, in the wake of the George Zimmerman verdict. Ryan cited individuals close to Wonder's camp.
Some of the artists listed have already canceled concerts in the Sunshine State after recent events.... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 1 year ago
This is not a "Real Life Fantasy" for rapper Ja Rule but cold hard facts. Ja Rule is set to begin serving a 2 year jail sentence for attempted gun possession. A new album "Pain Is Love II" is also ready to be released but his first new single will hit the radio next month.
The single, “Real Life Fantasy” will go to radio next month and Rule recently shot a video for it in the Nevada desert with director, along with clips for two other singles including “Spun A Web.” The album was produced by Ja Rule along with Seven Aurelius and... Read More
Posted by Leticja 3 years ago
Michael Jackson`s estate has a new creditor`s claim -- thanks to one R. Kelly.
Michael sang Kelly`s song "Ignition" in his car as part of the TV show, "Michael Jackson`s Private Home Movies" -- but never paid for it.
Universal Music Publishing Group, which owns the rights to the song, wants Jackson`s estate to pay $3,000. Universal attached a contract to the creditor`s claim, showing the fee in black and white.
Will estate lawyer Howard Weitzman pay the claim or pee on it? Read More
Posted by Rebai 5 years ago
chris brown`s new albulm promises to give us his spin on pop`s most analyzed "he said, she said" dustup in years. His label helped intensify the comparison by releasing Brown`s first CD since the beating-felt-round-the world just two weeks after the disk arrived from the woman he beat.
As you`ll remember, Rihanna`s album found her hitting back hard, spewing accusations and making vows never to be a victim again. Much of the disk seemed like a PR move to toughen her image in the wake of having, at first, slunk back to the brute. The result not only gravely... Read More
Posted by chalie 5 years ago
Have two grand just burning a hole in your pocket? Why not buy R. Kelly`s custom made candy bar, complete with an entire Looney Tunes cast molded on the outside. While the Craigslist ad promises you`ll get the likes of Jessica Rabbit, Bugs Bunny, and Yosemite Sam -- we`ve also deduced that a rather large Tasmanian Devil is up and front, and a stout looking Tweety Bird stands off to the side. But that`s not all: R. Kelly wasn`t a cheap guy. The bar also features "black hardwood top" and "real leather trim."
Recall that Kelly wrote the single `I Believe I... Read More
Posted by Ladyree 5 years ago
People can say whatever they want about you without knowing the facts. They can criticize you without even knowing you, and hate you when they don`t even know you. All of a sudden, you`re, like, the bin Laden of America. Osama bin Laden is the only one who knows exactly what I`m going through. Interview with Blender Magazine, September 2003.
R. Kelly began his music career as the front man of r&b singing group Public Announcement.
Shares a birthday with Sean Paul, WWE star Chris Masters(The Masterpiece), and David Bowie.