Nelly is a Diamond Selling, Multi-platinum, Grammy award-winning rap superstar, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and actor. Whether it is recording the hottest summer jam, starring on a top TV show or sharing his passionate opinions as a sports commentator, Nelly has continually raised the bar for the entertainment industry since stepping on the scene in 2000 with his distinctive vocals and larger-than-life personality. Some of his biggest music hits include: “Hot in Here” – “Dilemma” [feat. Kelly Rowland] “Country Grammar” “Ride Wit Me” “Just a Dream”– “Cruise” reached diamond status, “The Fix” (sampling Marvin Gaye) and “Millionaire” with Cash Cash and Digital Animal Farm.
As an entrepreneur, philanthropist and actor, his resume grew exponentially from his highly successful Apple Bottom women’s clothing line, Vokal men’s clothing, and Pimp Juice energy drink. Nelly is CEO of his own label Derrty Entertainment, and co-owner of the Charlotte Hornets with Michael Jordan. He is an avid supporter of Make-a-Wish and has been a spokesman for Cheerios, Under Armour, Nike, Axe, Mike and Ike and many more.