Nelly Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career.
Nelly Net Worth 2020 – Cornell Iral Haynes Jr., commonly known as Nelly is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, entrepreneur, investor, and occasional actor from St. Louis, Missouri. People know him for his hits ‘such as ‘’Country Grammar’ and ‘Dilemma.’
Nelly was born Cornell Haynes Jr. on November 2, 1974, in Austin, Texas. His parents divorced when he was young, and Nelly and his mother eventually moved from downtown St. Louis to University City, Missouri.
His interests growing up ran from baseball to rap, and he formed his first musical group, St. Lunatics, with some high school friends.
He is of American nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to the African -American ethnic background.
St. Lunatics found some local success in 1996 with the self-produced single “Gimme What You Got,” but success didn’t stick, and St. Lunatics decided that Nelly would be better off as a solo act who could bring attention to the whole group. It wasn’t long before the theory was proved correct, as Nelly was signed by Universal to a solo contract.
Nelly attended St. Louis, Missouri. Additionally, he also attended University City High School.
Nelly initially signed for the Universal to a solo contract. Later, he released his debut album ‘Country Grammar’. The record went platinum nine times over in the United States and debuted at No. 3 on the Billboard 200 chart. On September 14, 2004, Nelly released two albums, ‘Sweat’ and ‘Suit’.
Some other albums that Nelly has released are ‘Nellyville’, ‘Brass Knuckles’, ‘5.0’, ‘M.O.’. Apart from his musical career, he has also appeared as an actor in numerous movies and television series including ‘Reach Me’, ‘CSI: NY’, ‘The Longest Yard’ and ‘Cedric the Entertainer Presents’ among others.
All in all, he has more than 80 credits for soundtracks, over 15 credits as an actor and 1 credit as a composer. Additionally, he also has two clothing lines, Vokal and Apple Bottom, and has founded a charity, 4Sho4Kids Foundation, which raises money and awareness for various children’s health issues.
He has also worked with Justin Timberlake and Chris Rock.
Аwаrdѕ & Асhіеvеmеntѕ
Nеllу hаѕ rесеіvеd mоrе thаn 60 аwаrd wіnnіngѕ аnd nоmіnаtіоnѕ. Ніѕ tоtаl аwаrd wіnѕ ѕо fаr іnсludіng 9 Віllbоаrd Мuѕіс Аwаrdѕ, 4 Аmеrісаn Мuѕіс Аwаrdѕ, 4 Тееn Сhоісе Аwаrdѕ, 3 Grаmmу Аwаrdѕ, 2 Ѕоul Тrаіn Мuѕіс Аwаrdѕ, 2 Nісkеlоdеоn Кіdѕ Сhоісе Аwаrdѕ,
1 ВЕТ Аwаrd, 1 Вlосkbuѕtеr Еntеrtаіnmеnt Аwаrd, 1 МТV Vіdео Мuѕіс Аwаrd Јараn, аnd а fеw оthеrѕ. Nеllу wаѕ nоmіnаtеd fоr nіnе оthеr Grаmmу Аwаrdѕ, nіnе оthеr Віllbоаrd Мuѕіс Аwаrdѕ, аnd 6 МТV Еurоре Мuѕіс Аwаrdѕ.
Nеllу hаѕ ѕоld mоrе thаn 21 mіllіоn аlbum соріеѕ, whісh іѕ а mаѕѕіvе асhіеvеmеnt fоr hіm, аѕ thіѕ mаkеѕ hіm bе соnѕіdеrеd аѕ оnе оf thе hіghеѕt-ѕеllіng rарреrѕ іn thе wоrld.
As of the most recent update 2020, The estimated net worth of the rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, investor, and entrepreneur Nelly is $65 million.