R Kelly is a Singer, Songwriter, and record producer, net worth is negative $2 million. R Kelly is a very famous and successful singer in America. Kelly is a phenomenal musician of America, who has achieved some serious acclamation in his career. Kelly is also a very successful songwriter and record producer.
He has marked his name in the music industry, with his songs and albums.At his peak, Kelly’s net worth was easily in the tens of millions, perhaps as high as $100 million.For daily updates you can follow thecelebography
R Kelly Biography
Robert Sylvester Kelly was born in Chicago, Illinois, United States, on 8 January 1967 is 55 years old. The Height of R. Kelly is 1.85 M. Kelly was raised in Bronzeville Neighborhood, with his mother and siblings.
Kelly hasn’t disclosed anything about his father, as he also doesn’t know a lot about him.His mother married his stepfather, Lucious, when Kelly was only five years old. He used to sing in the church choir from a very young age.
Kelly was sexually abused plenty of times in his early childhood.Later, he started playing basketball with his school and college teams. Kelly later left basketball and focused on singing.
R. Kelly has not shared much about his early schooling. Though we do know that he went to Kenwood Academy High School, where he started playing basketball and became a decent linebacker. Kelly stopped playing basketball after the death of his friend. Later, he started singing and writing.
R Kelly Career and Awards
R. Kelly has started his career in 1989 when he joined a group of gifted musicians. He released his first work named Why You Wanna Play Me. His group MGM later went to a television show named Big Break.
They won the talent show and became quite famous. His debut album was released in 1992 and named Born in the 90s. The very same year he was signed by Jive Records.In 1993, he released his first solo album named 12 Play.
It included the most successful and first number one hit of Kelly named, Bump N Grind. Since then, Kelly has released numerous singles and albums. He has a total of 17 albums and numerous singles.
Kelly last released his album in 2016. In 2012, he had written an autobiography Soulacoaster. Kelly has won numerous awards like three Grammy Awards, 11 Billboard Music Awards, 19 BMI Awards.
Kelly Net Worth
R. Kelly earns an estimated salary of $0.5 Million + Per Year. he is one of the most successful music artists of this generation and the best R&B and Hip Hop musician of all time. Kelly has made massive worth in his career, but because of all the charges against him, he has lost all his wealth, and currently, he is in a negative of $1.3 million.
Kelly could have had hundreds of millions in his account, but because of all the sexual offenses and the lawsuits filed against him, he lost all his wealth. Kelly has paid lawyers and courts and women millions of dollars to settle all the charges. Recently, he has paid $1 million to get bail. That’s why he has nothing left with him.