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Nelly

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Nelly

American rapper, entrepreneur and occasional actoradd

Category: Music

Born in 1974.

Countries: United States (67%), (10%), Canada (6%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Justin Timberlake, Apple Bottoms, Nelly Furtado

Linked to: Party People, Apple Bottoms, Nike, Inc., Spelman College

 

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Nelly was born in 1974 add something


1997

Air Jordan - Of particular note, there is an Olympic colorway, a Nelly version apparently inspired by the rap artist Nelly and a shoe that combines the colors of all the teams that the Bulls defeated in the NBA Finals, acting as the 'sixth shoe' since only five separate teams were defeated for the Bulls to win six championships; the Utah Jazz was defeated twice, in 1997 and 1998


2000

The label released his major label debut Country Grammar in 2000. add something

 

Troop Sport - The brand exchanged ownership numerous times through failed comeback attempts and licensee deals in the early 2000s, and in 2008, Grammy Award winning artist Nelly obtained the TROOP apparel license


2001

Nelly's film debut came in 2001 in the independent film Snipes playing a famous rapper named Prolifik. add something

 

Naturi Naughton - The album went platinum, selling 1,3 million copies in the US. In the summer of 2001, the group went on the MTV TRL tour along with Destiny's Child, Dream, Nelly, Eve, and Jessica Simpson

 

Aerosmith - The band entered their next decade by performing at the halftime show for Super Bowl XXXV, in January 2001, along with pop stars 'N Sync, Britney Spears, Mary J. Blige, and Nelly


2002

In 2002, Nelly's second album Nellyville was released, debuting at 1 on Billboard's Top 200 Music Albums; its lead single "Hot in Herre" was a number-one hit. add something

 

Kelly Rowland - In 2002, Rowland teamed up with rapper Nelly to record the chorus and bridge vocals on the track "Dilemma" for his album "Nellyville"

 

Ray Lewis - Lewis has been referenced in television shows such as "The Wire", films such as "The Rundown", and in music videos, such as in Mario's "Just a Friend 2002" and Nelly's "Heart of a Champion"

 

Rico Love - Love worked on the single Gone featuring Kelly Rowland, a follow-up to the 2002 Nelly hit Dilemma featuring Rowland

 

Dangerously in Love - Rowland collaborated with American rapper Nelly on the song "Dilemma" as a featured artist; it became a hit that year, leading the label to advance the release date of her debut solo album, "Simply Deep", in late 2002


2003

In 2003 Nelly released Da Derrty Versions: The Reinvention. add something

 

Nike and Nelly agreed on a one-year deal in 2003 to release a limited-edition sneaker called the "Air Derrty" which was a retro remake of Charles Barkley's signature sneaker. add something

 

This album was highly successful and was certified 6x multi-platinum on June 27, 2003. add something

 

The "Jes Us 4 Jackie" campaign began in March 2003 by Nelly and his sister Jackie Donahue after Donahue was diagnosed with leukemia. add something

 

His energy drink Pimp Juice sold one million cans during the first two months after its introduction in August 2003, and was criticized for its name by black consumer activists. add something

 

Andy Houston - In 2003, Houston was still running races for Billy Ballew and Nelly when Vokal became his primary sponsor, until Billy ran out of money to run two trucks

 

Apple Bottoms - "'Apple Bottoms"' is a fashion and lifestyle brand for women launched in 2003 by rap artist Nelly, Yomi Martin and Ian Kelly

 

Work It (Nelly song) - "'Work It"'" is a single by rapper Nelly which features pop singer Justin Timberlake, released in 2003, from Nelly's 2002 album "Nellyville"


2004

The album was certified 9× platinum by the RIAA on April 27, 2004. add something

 

Lil' Flip - He made a guest appearance on Nelly's successful 2004 album "Sweat"

 

The Emancipation of Mimi - In composing the album, the singer collaborated with many songwriters and producers throughout 2004, including Jermaine Dupri, Snoop Dogg, Twista, Nelly, Pharrell_Williams, and James "Big Jim" Wright, many of whom appeared as featured guests on select tracks

 

MTV - When CBS aired Super Bowl XXXVIII in 2004, its sister network was again chosen to produce the halftime show, with performances by such artists as Nelly, Diddy, Janet Jackson and Justin Timberlake

 

My World 2.0 - With "My World" peaking at number five that week, he became the first artist to occupy two top-five positions since Nelly in 2004


2005

Grill (jewelry) - During this time, grills frequently appeared in hip hop music, most notably in the 2005 number one single "Grillz," by Nelly, Paul Wall, Big Gipp, and Ali, and in other Paul Wall songs


2006

Justin Timberlake - Timberlake made a cameo in the video for Nelly Furtado and Timbaland's single "Promiscuous", released on May 3, 2006.


2007

Nelly has played the Main Event at the 2007 World Series of Poker. add something


2008

In 2008 and 2009, Nelly appeared in episodes of the CBS crime drama $CSI:_NY. In 2011, he played himself in 90210. add something


2009

In the summer of 2009, Nelly made a public announcement in Las Vegas about the yet-to-be-titled album. add something

 

In October 2009, Nelly did an interview with SOHH.com and said that the album was going to be released sometime in 2010. add something


2010

The second single "Move That Body", which features T-Pain and Akon, was released on October 12, 2010. add something

 

The two songs were released to Mainstream and Rhythm/Crossover radio on August 10, 2010. add something

 

Tunes along with the promotional single "Tippin' In da Club". add something

 

Johnson and Michael Jordan until Jordan became the new owner in March 2010. add something

 

In April 2010, Nelly's cousin Michael Johnson was murdered in Missouri, Nelly said that he delayed releasing the album because of this. add something

 

On September 28, 2010, Nelly is releasing a fitness DVD entitled "Celebrity Sweat", walking viewers through various exercises and weight training techniques add something

 

T-Pain - In the last two quarters of 2010, he was featured on hit singles like Pitbull's "Hey Baby " and Nelly's "Move That Body

 

Apple Bottoms - The brand's last ad campaign was in 2010, and featured Nelly


2011

On December 24, 2011, Nelly released his first ever official solo mixtape, entitled "O.E.MO", which stands for "On Everything MO" add something

 

Beyonce Knowles - Leaks website revealed that Knowles along with Usher, Mariah Carey and Nelly Furtado had received as much as $1 million to perform for family members of Libyan politician Muammar Gaddafi.


2012

On July 4, 2012, via his Twitter, Nelly announced his seventh studio album would be titled "M.O." add something

 

Nelly released his second mixtape, entitled "Scorpio Season", on November 2, 2012 add something


2013

In February 2013, Nelly released "Hey Porsche", the lead single form his seventh studio album "M.O." add something

 

In April 2013, a remix of "Cruise", the breakthrough single of country music duo Florida Georgia Line, featuring Nelly, was released add something

 

Nelly's next single "Get Like Me" featuring Nicki Minaj and Pharrell was released on iTunes July 2, 2013 add something


2015

On Friday April 10, 2015, Nelly's tour bus was interrupted by a traffic stop because of non-conforming U.S. Department of Transportation and International Fuel Tax Association stickers and subsequently searched by Tennessee state troopers which netted methamphetamine, marijuana, over 100 ziplock bags and numerous handguns, including a gold-plated 50-caliber Desert Eagle pistol add something

 

He made bond on Saturday April 11, 2015 and was released on bail add something

 

On May 8, 2015, Nelly teamed up with Mike and Ike candy after a halt in collaborating a year earlier add something

 

On August 6, 2015, Nelly premiered the lead single "The Fix" from his upcoming eight studio album, which will be released later this year on his own record label he started called "RECORDS" add something

 

In December 2015, the case was resolved when Nelly pleaded guilty to to misdemeanor possession of marijuana and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia and was sentenced to one year of probation add something

 

Jeff Stinco - On 18 September 2015, the band released a second song from the fifth studio album, "I Don't Wanna Be Sad," and a third called "I Don't Wanna Go to Bed," featuring rapper Nelly on 16 October 2015

 

David Desrosiers - On 18 September 2015, the band released a second song from the fifth studio album, "I Don't Wanna Be Sad," and a third called "I Don't Wanna Go to Bed," featuring rapper Nelly on 16 October 2015


2016

Columbus Symphony Orchestra - In July 2016 rapper Nelly performed with the Columbus Symphony Orchestra


2017

On October 7, 2017, Nelly was arrested in Auburn, Washington, outside Seattle, on suspicion of second-degree rape after a woman alleged that he invited her onto his tour bus earlier that morning and raped her add something


2018

By the end of January 2018, Nelly was again accused of sexual assault after a gig at the Cliffs Pavillion at the end of 2017 add something