Robert Sylvester Kelly is known as R. Kelly, is an American singer, musician, actor, producer, and former baseball player. He was born on January 8, 1967. At the age of 8, he started to sing songs in the church.
R.Kelly net worth is around 100 million dollars. As of 2020, His net worth is negative.
Mr. Kelly’s music career started in 1989, as he won the $100,000 in the Big Break Tv show as a winner. After this, he got many opportunities to sing. He released his many songs, which are popular and gained a huge fan base.
Famous songs by R.Kelly
Kelly’s notable works are I believe I can fly, 12 plays, Bump n Grind, Gotham City, The world’s greatest, Trapped in the closet, you are not alone, and many more.
He had received Grammy awards for many songs, and he was the world’s best selling music artist.
Nicknames of R.Kelly
As Kelly was popular for his songs, people awarded him many names such as
- The king of R&B.
- The kin of Pop-soul.
- The pied piper of R&B.
Throat surgery of R.Kelly
In 2011, July 2011, Kelly underwent throat surgery in Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He was unable to attend the Reggae Sumfest as he was in throat surgery; by this, his many fans disappointed and prayer for a speedy recovery.
The next following day, he was discharged fro emergency care and twitted as he was very thankful for his fans who prayed for him, and he also added he would be back soon.
On July 21, 2011, he posted a video for his fans by saying he was recovering. By September, he started his profession.
Allegations of R.Kelly
In 2019, he was arrested by Federal cops by the charges of sexual allegations from 1998 to 2010. By this, his musical career came to an end.
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