R. Kelly
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1967-01-08
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R. Kelly Biography (Wikipedia)

Robert Sylvester Kelly (born January 8, 1967), known professionally as R. Kelly, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and former professional basketball player. A native of Chicago, Illinois, Kelly began performing during the late 1980s and debuted in 1992 with the group Public Announcement. In 1993, Kelly went solo with the album 12 Play. He is known for a collection of major hit singles including "Bump N' Grind", "Your Body's Callin'", "I Believe I Can Fly", "Gotham City", "Ignition (Remix)", "If I Could Turn Back the Hands of Time", "The World's Greatest", "I'm a Flirt (Remix)", and the hip-hopera "Trapped in the Closet". In 1998, Kelly won three Grammy Awards for "I Believe I Can Fly". His distinctive sound and style has influenced numerous hip hop and contemporary R&B artists. Kelly became the first musician to play professional basketball, when he was signed in 1997.

Kelly has written, produced, and remixed songs and albums for many artists, including Aaliyah's 1994 debut album Age Ain't Nothing but a Number. In 1996, Kelly was nominated for a Grammy for writing Michael Jackson's song "You Are Not Alone". In 2002 and 2004, Kelly released collaboration albums with rapper Jay-Z and has been a guest vocalist for other hip hop artists like Nas, Sean Combs, and The Notorious B.I.G.

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Ja Rule
Wonderful (feat. R. Kelly & Ashanti)
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Wonderful (feat. R. Kelly & Ashanti)
Diddy
Satisfy You (feat. R. Kelly)
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Satisfy You (feat. R. Kelly)
R. Kelly
Did You Ever Think (feat. Nas)
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Did You Ever Think (feat. Nas)
R. Kelly
I Believe I Can Fly
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I Believe I Can Fly
The Notorious B.I.G.
I'm Lovin' You Tonight (feat. R. Kelly)
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I'm Lovin' You Tonight (feat. R. Kelly)
ATL
Calling All Girls (feat. R. Kelly)
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Calling All Girls (feat. R. Kelly)
Wyclef Jean
Gone Till November (Remix) (feat. R. Kelly & Canibus)
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Gone Till November (Remix) (feat. R. Kelly & Canibus)
R. Kelly
Home Alone (feat. Keith Murray)
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Home Alone (feat. Keith Murray)
R. Kelly
Snake (feat. Big Tigger)
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Snake (feat. Big Tigger)
R. Kelly
Fiesta (Remix) (feat. JAY Z, Boo & Gotti)
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Fiesta (Remix) (feat. JAY Z, Boo & Gotti)
R. Kelly
Ignition Remix
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Ignition Remix
Cassidy
Hotel (feat. R. Kelly)
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Hotel (feat. R. Kelly)
Waze & Odyssey
Bump & Grind 2014
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Bump & Grind 2014
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Slow Wind (Remix) (feat. Akon & Sean Paul)
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Slow Wind (Remix) (feat. Akon & Sean Paul)
R. Kelly
Christmas I'll Be Steppin'
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Christmas I'll Be Steppin'
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