Nelly

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Nelly
Nelly & Cesar Arevalo (cropped).jpg
Born
Cornell Iral Haynes Jr.

(1974-11-02) November 2, 1974 (age 47)
NationalityAmerican
Occupation
  • Rapper
  • singer
  • songwriter
  • entrepreneur
  • actor
Years active1993–present
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Children2
Musical career
OriginSt. Louis, Missouri
Genres
InstrumentsVocals
Labels
WebsiteNelly.net

Cornell Iral Haynes Jr. (born November 2, 1974[3]) is an American rapper, singer, and entrepreneur. He is better known as his stage name Nelly. He won three Grammy Awards in 2003.

Discography[change | change source]

Studio albums[change | change source]

Year Album
2000 Country Grammar
2002 Nellyville
2004 Sweat - Suit
2008 Brass Knuckles
2010 5.0
2013 M.O.
2021 Heartland

Compilation albums[change | change source]

Year Album
2005 Sweatsuit
2009 The Best of Nelly

Remix albums[change | change source]

Year Album
2003 Da Derrty Versions: The Reinvention

EPs[change | change source]

Year Album
2008 6 Derrty Hits
2010 6 Pack

Filmography[change | change source]

Film
Year Film Role Notes
2001 Snipes Prolifk Lead role
2005 The Longest Yard Earl Megget Supporting role
Also sang on the soundtrack
2014 Reach Me E-Ruption Supporting role
Television
Year Film Role Notes
2008–2009 CSI: NY Terrence Davis 4 episodes
2011 90210 Himself Cameo appearance; Episode: "Revenge with the Nerd"
2011–13 T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle Himself Cameo appearance; Season 1, episode 3 "America's Sweetheart"
Cameo appearance; Season 2, episodes 2 "Birthday Bash", 4 "Bitter Sweet 16", 6 "Who's the Boss?"
2012 The Next: Fame Is at Your Doorstep Himself Reality television
2013–16 Real Husbands of Hollywood Himself Recurring role, 39 episodes
2014–15 Nellyville Himself Reality television
2017–present The Platinum Life Himself Reality television
2020 Dancing with the Stars Himself Contestant

References[change | change source]

  1. McCarthy, Ellen (October 7, 2017). "Rapper Nelly detained in Washington state after woman reports sexual assault". The Washington Post.
  2. Republic Records. "Republic Records". Republic Records. Retrieved 2014-03-20.
  3. "Nelly - Music Biography, Credits and Discography". Allmusic. Retrieved 31 January 2013.