R. Kelly
R. Kelly
Real Name/Full Name Robert Sylvester Kelly
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: R. Kelly
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 8 January 1967
Age/How Old: 57 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 185 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 1″
Weight: In Kilograms – 92 Kg
In Pounds – 203 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Unknown
Mother – Joanne Kelly
Siblings: Bruce Kelly, Carey Kelly, Theresa Kelly
School: Kenwood Academy High School
College: N/A
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: Jay Kelly, Joann Kelly, Robert Kelly Jr.
Profession: Singer, songwriter, actor
Net Worth: $1 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Kelly is an American vocalist who is most popular to his fans as Robert Sylvester Kelly. He is the most persuasive R&B male craftsman of the 1990s and outstanding amongst other selling performers in the United States. Kelly is a multi-skilled vocalist, lyricist, record maker, entertainer, and previous semi-genius b-ball player.

He has made, recorded, and remixed various tracks, a few of which have proceeded to become diagram besting hits, acquiring him the moniker “Ruler of R&B.” Kelly, who has a distinct voice, has his interesting way of singing and rapping that separates him from other contemporary performers.

Well, how well do you know about R. Kelly? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about R. Kelly’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about R. Kelly to date.

Biography and Early Life

Kelly was brought into the world in Chicago, Illinois, on 8 January 1967. Joanne, his mom, raised him and his three kin in the Baptist church, where she sang in the lead artist’s ensemble. The family was poor and struggled to make a decent living. At the point when Kelly was eight years of age, he began singing in the congregation ensemble.

He had an unpleasant youth since he was explicitly attacked by a lady regularly. In his 2012 collection of memoirs, ‘Soulacoaster,’ he nitty gritty his trial and clarified why he had never informed anybody regarding it. He was shot in the shoulder while riding his bicycle home when he was 11 years of age.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is R. Kelly in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, R. Kelly’s age is 57 years old as of today’s date 16th July 2024 having been born on 8 January 1967. Though, he is 6′ 1″ in feet and inches and 185 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 203 lbs in Pound and 92kg in Kilograms.


In Chicago’s Hyde Park territory, he went to the ‘Kenwood Academy.’ He was a skilled competitor who was an individual from his secondary school’s b-ball group. His music instructor, Lena McLin, who had seen his melodic capacity, asked him to quit playing sports and focus on music. He battled to peruse and compose because of an untreated learning problem. He had to leave secondary school at some stage. His mom took him to chapel and clubs where she worked, and he was extremely near her. In 1993, she surrendered to malignancy.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

He wedded Andrea, his long-lasting reinforcement artist, in 1996. They are the guardians of three youngsters. The couple separated in 2009 following an almost 13-year marriage. Kelly was accused of 21 includes youngster erotic entertainment in Chicago in 2002 after pictures of him occupied with lascivious demonstrations with an adolescent young lady surfaced.

In July 2017, Kelly was blamed for tormenting young ladies to remain in a “harmful religion.” In response to the rehashed claims made against Kelly, the ‘Time’s Up’ development’s ‘Ladies of Color’ division required a blacklist of his melodies and exhibitions in May 2018. The blacklist was trailed by an online media fight known as “Quiet R. Kelly.”

Kelly was gotten back to the ‘Cook County Jail’ on 6 March 2019 for battling to pay $161,633 in kid support. He was delivered on 9 March 2019, after the kid support was paid by somebody who would not like to be named.

Is R. Kelly Gay?

He is anything but a gay individual since his sexual direction is out in the open of how he attacked his contrary sex and that he was hitched and later separated.

Professional Career

Since early on, he was attracted to music, and his secondary school music instructor propelled him to seek after his energy. He started playing in the roads as a young person and framed his melodic gathering with a portion of his companions. His prosperity came when his gathering won a TV ability challenge, which gave him enough cash to begin a melodic vocation.

Soon after, he left the band and proceeded to have a fruitful performance vocation. Kelly rose to noticeable quality in 1989 in the wake of showing up on the TV show “Huge Break” with Marc McWilliams, Shawn Brooks, and Vincent Walker, where he won the $100,000 thousand prize.

As a youngster, close by his companions Marc McWilliams, Vincent Walker, and Shawn Brooks, he established the gathering “MGM” (Musically Gifted Men). ‘MGM’ recorded and delivered their first single, ‘Why You Wanna Play Me,’ in 1990 and disbanded before long. Kelly’s presentation collection, ‘Naturally introduced to the 90s,’ was delivered in 1992, alongside a melodic gathering called ‘Public Announcement.’

The collection brought forth a few diagrams besting singles and was eventually ensured platinum. ’12 Play,’ Kelly’s first independent collection, was delivered in November 1993. On the Billboard Hot R&B Singles diagram, his collection “Knock N’ Grind” went through 12 weeks at the top. In 1995, he delivered his self-named collection, R. Kelly. This collection was a significant achievement, with three single singles – ‘You Remind Me of Something,’ ‘Down Low (Nobody Has to Know),’ and ‘I Can’t Sleep.’

It included reflective verses and foot-tapping tunes (Baby If I). Kelly marked an arrangement with the ‘Atlantic City Seagulls’ of the ‘US Basketball League’ (USBL) in 1997 to play proficient ball. He delivered ‘R,’ one of his most industrially fruitful collections, in 1998.

It additionally got a ton of commendation from pundits and was named for a ton of grants. Most of the soundtrack for the 1999 satire dramatization film “Life,” featuring Eddie Murphy and Martin Lawrence, was composed by Kelly. The collection ‘The Best of Both Worlds’ appeared at number two on the Billboard 200 after selling 285,000 duplicates in its first week. ‘Chocolate Factory’ (2003) appeared at number one on the Billboard 200 outline in the United States. ‘Announcement’ pronounced him the top R&B craftsman of the most recent 25 years in March of 2011.

Kelly was hurried to Chicago’s “Northwestern Memorial Hospital” for a throat medical procedure around the same time. ’12 Nights of Christmas,’ Kelly’s first Christmas collection and fourteenth studio collection, was delivered in October 2016, in front of its unique delivery date of late 2014. “Dark Panties,” his 2013 collection, saw him get back to explicitly charged subjects. The collection appeared at No. 4 on the Billboard 200 outline and was met with blended surveys from pundits. In the United States, ‘Chocolate Factory’ (2003) appeared at number one on the Billboard 200 outline.

In March of 2011, ‘Bulletin’ named him the best R&B craftsman of the most recent 25 years. Around the same time, Kelly was hurried to Chicago’s “Northwestern Memorial Hospital” for a throat medical procedure. Kelly’s first Christmas collection and fourteenth studio collection, ’12 Nights of Christmas,’ was delivered in October 2016, in front of its underlying delivery date of late 2014. His 2013 collection “Dark Panties” saw him get back to explicitly charged subjects. The collection appeared at No. 4 on the Billboard 200 diagram, and pundits gave it blended surveys.


His melody “You Are Not Alone” was named the “Principal Song to Debut at Number One on the US Single Chart” in the “Guinness Book of World Records” in 1995. R. Kelly has three Grammy Awards: ‘Best Male R&B Vocal Performance,’ ‘Best R&B Song,’ and ‘Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television, or Other Visual Media. He won the ‘American Music Award’ for ‘Most Loved Soul/R&B Male Artist’ in 2000 and 2005, individually.

Net Worth, Salary and Earnings of R. Kelly in 2024

R. Kelly Net Worth
R. Kelly Net Worth

He has been included in his singing profession, yet additionally in his creating vocation. He has delivered records for various prominent name vocalists and delivered numerous famous and grant-winning singles and collections. As of 2024, His current total assets are $1 million.

He was confined on 11 July 2019 on different government allegations, for example, s*x offenses, kid pornography, and legal checks, and was then detained at the Metropolitan Correctional Center, Chicago. The primary portion of COVID-9 immunization was taken to him in January 2021, and the subsequent portion was taken at the Chicago Prison in February 2021.


  1. yes I would like to leave a comment on Mr.R.Kelly, my prayers will continue to go out for this brother I think he was treated some what disrespectful, how many other entertainers has gotten away with things way worst then he did I just think everyone who doesn’t have a soul, or heart should leave this man alone he’ll always be the king of R&B in my eyes


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