Knowledge Identifier: +Kelis
Pharrell Williams - In 1999, a friend introduced Pharrell to Kelis, they really vibed so the beginning result was producing her first album Kaleidoscope.
Kelis's second album, "Wanderland", was released in 2001 exclusively in Europe, Asia, and Latin America, after its lead single, "Young, Fresh n' New", failed to catch on in the U.S. The video for the song barely registered on American MTV or VH1, but received heavy airplay on MTV2 as well as on Canada's MuchMusic
Melanie Blatt - Blatt's solo releases were of variable success; her most prominent being "TwentyFourSeven", a collaboration with the "Artful Dodger", peaking at No 6 in September 2001 and the UK version of "I'm Leavin'" by Outsidaz on which she replaced Kelis
All Saints (group) - In September 2001, she collaborated with Artful Dodger on the track "TwentyFourSeven", which peaked at number six in the UK. In February 2002, Blatt replaced Kelis's vocals on the UK release of the track "I'm Leavin'" by Outsidaz and Rah_Digga; the single reached number forty-two
Lord Have Mercy (musician) - Genesis was powered by the hit single with Kelis, "What It Is", and his solo single released in November 2001, "Break Ya Neck"
Busta Rhymes - Genesis was powered by the hit single with Kelis, "What It Is", and his solo single released in November 2001, "Break Ya Neck".
In 2002, Kelis recorded her song "So Be It" for the Red Hot Organization's Fela Kuti tribute CD, "Red Hot and Riot"
Paul Heck - Riot features the musical talent of Blackalicious, Sade, Femi Kuti, Mix Master Mike, Macy Gray, D'Angelo, Kelis, Roy_Hargrove, Res, Manu Dibango, and Dead Prez among others, and was listed as one of the top ten best albums of 2002 by the New York Times, Rolling Stone Magazine, the Boston Globe, and the San Francisco Chronicle
With the success of "Tasty", Kelis went on tour as the opening act for fellow Jive artist Britney Spears's The Onyx Hotel Tour in 2004
Kelis is featured on the soundtrack to the 2005 film "Just Like Heaven" with a cover version of The Pretenders' 1979 classic "Brass in Pocket", as well as on the soundtrack to the 2006 dance film "Step Up" with a song called "80's Joint"
Calvin Harris - In 2007, Kelis discussed plans to work with Harris on her then-upcoming album, although this did not materialise
A cappella - In 2010, American dance recording artist Kelis released a song called "Acapella" as the first single from her album "Flesh Tone"
Natalia Kills - The first three singles were minor hits in some European countries but failed to chart in the US or UK. Kills opened for Kelis' European All Hearts Tour, as well as supported Robyn on her Body Talk Tour in November 2010 and early 2011
The song was released in June 2011 in the United Kingdom and debuted at number two on the UK Singles Chart
Calvin Harris - Following "Awooga", Harris released the single "Bounce", a collaboration with Kelis that debuted at number two on the UK Singles Chart in June 2011
Giorgio Moroder - On the 28th of March 2014, singer Kelis announced a collaboration with Moroder on her Facebook-page