Born on January 8, 1967, in Chicago, Illinois, United States, Robert Sylvester Kelly, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and convicted sex offender.
Kelly as a recording artist was credited with helping to redefine R&B and hip hop, which earned him nicknames such as “the King of R&B”, “the King of Pop-Soul”, and the “Pied Piper of R&B”.
He is known for his extensive discography of hits spanning three decades.
Kelly is the most successful male R&B artist of the 1990s and one of the world’s best-selling music artists, he has sold over 75 million records worldwide.
He won three Grammy Awards for his song “I Believe I Can Fly”.
Including Michael Jackson’s “You Are Not Alone”, for which he was nominated for a Grammy, Kelly has written, produced, and remixed songs, singles, and albums for several artists.
On June 29, 2022, Kelly, 55, was sentenced to 30 years in prison following his conviction last year on federal racketeering and sex trafficking charges stemming from his efforts over years to use his fame to ensnare victims he sexually abused.
The trial is set to start on August 15.
Who Is R Kelly Daughter Joann Kelly?
Joann Kelly is a singer who performs under the name Buku Abi, and is the eldest daughter of singer R Kelly and his ex-wife Andrea.
In November 2020, she shared the tragic news on Instagram that she had suffered a miscarriage on October 1, 2020.
What Did Joann Kelly Say About Her Father R Kelly?
Joann broke her silence on her “monster” father in an emotional Instagram post on January 11, 2019, reacting to allegations from multiple women of sexual abuse.
She wrote: “The same monster you all confronting me about is my father. I am well aware of who and what he is. I grew up in that house.
“My choice to not speak on him and what he does is for peace of mind. My emotional state. And for MY healing. I had to do and move in a manner that is best for me.”
She added: “I pray for all the families & woman who have been affected by my father’s actions. Trust, I have been deeply affected by all of this.”
Joann Kelly Age
She was born on March 19, 1998, making her 24 years in 2022.
Who Is Joann Kelly Mother?
Andrea Lee is her mother who served as Kelly’s backup dancer and married the GRAMMY Award-winning musician in 1997.
She divorced the R&B singer in 2009 following the child pornography trial against him.
Who Are Joan Kelly Siblings?
Joan Kelly has two siblings and is the only daughter of her parents. Jay Kelly and Robert Kelly Jr. are her two brothers.
Joan Kelly Net Worth
Joan has an estimated net worth of $1 million as of 2022.