Nelly, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, entrepreneur, investor, and occasional actor from St. Louis. His music career with Midwest hip hop group “St. Lunatics” began in 1993 and signed to Universal Records in 1999. Under Universal, Nelly began his solo career in the year 2000, with his debut album Country Grammar. The album debuted at number three on the Billboard 200 and went on to peak at number one. His following album Nellyville, produced the number-one hits "Hot in Herre" and "Dilemma". Other singles included "Work It", "Air Force Ones", "Pimp Juice" and "#1. In November 2014, Nelly aired his own TV show titled Nellyville, based off the title of his second studio album, which is about his career and raising his four kids. 2017-Present Nelly stars in the reality TV show, “The Platinum Life”.
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