R. Kelly Biography, Age, Net Worth, Songs, Albums, News, Age, House, and Cars


Robert Sylvester Kelly is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and former child sex offender. Known by monikers like “the King of R&B,” “the King of Pop-Soul,” and the “Pied Piper of R&B,” he has achieved considerable success in both hip-hop and R&B.


Personal Life

Full Name: Robert Sylvester Kelly
Stage Name: R. Kelly
Born: 8 January 1967 (age 57 years old)
Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Nationality: American
Education: Kenwood Academy
Height: 1.85 m
Parents: Joanne Kelly
Siblings: Bruce Kelly, Theresa Kelly, Carey Kelly
Spouse: Andrea Lee (m. 1996–2009), Aaliyah (m. 1994–1995)
Girlfriend • Partner: Faith Rodgers, Halle Calhoun (2016), Azriel Clary (2015-2020), Joycelyn Savage (2015), Jerhonda Pace, Tracy Sampson (1999), Lisa Van Allen, Lizzette Martinez, Sparkle (1995), Ebonié Doyle (1993), Tiffany Hawkins, Bianca Darrington, Kim L. Dulaney, Trenyce, K. Michelle, Sparkle, Maxine Daniels (2007-2008), DeLeon Sheffield (2004), Jara Everett
Children: Jaah Kelly, Robert Kelly Jr., Joann Kelly
Occupation: Singer • Record Producer
Net Worth: $2 million (USD)

His also known for hit singles like “I Believe I Can Fly,” “Bump N’ Grind,” “Your Body’s Callin’,” “Gotham City,” “Ignition (Remix),” “If I Could Turn Back the Hands of Time,” “The World’s Greatest,” “I’m a Flirt (Remix),” and the hip hop hit “Trapped in the Closet,” Kelly has released eighteen studio albums.

He received three Grammy Awards in 1998 for the song “I Believe I Can Fly”. In addition, Kelly has composed, produced, and remixed songs, singles, and albums for other performers, including Mariah Carey, Michael Jackson, Toni Braxton, Whitney Houston, Aaliyah, and Janet Jackson. His authorship and production of Michael Jackson’s song “You Are Not Alone” earned him a nomination for a Grammy Award in 1996. The song became the first in history to debut at number one on the Billboard Hot 100, and it also set a Guinness World Record.

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Kelly is among the best-selling musicians of all time and the most successful R&B male performer of the 1990s, having sold over 75 million albums and singles worldwide.

Kelly is the fifth black artist to reach the top 50 on the same list and is among the best-selling musicians in the United States, according to the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), with 40 million records sold. Kelly was chosen by Billboard in March 2011 as the most successful R&B singer of the previous 25 years.

Kelly has received accolades from the NAACP Image Awards, American Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, BET Awards, Soul Train Music Awards, and Grammy Awards during his career.


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