Cornell Iral Haynes Jr. better known by his stage name Nelly, is an American rapper. He embarked on his music career with the hip hop group St. Lunatics 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, of which the featured title track and the single “Ride wit Me” were top ten hits.
The album peaked at number one the Billboard 200, and became Nelly’s best-selling album to date, selling over 8.4 million copies in the United States. His following album Nellyville produced the number-one hits “Hot in Herre” and “Dilemma” (featuring Kelly Rowland), along with the top five single “Air Force Ones” (featuring Murphy Lee and St. Lunatics).
With the same-day dual release of Sweat and Suit (2004) and the compilation Sweatsuit (2006), Nelly continued to generate many chart-topping hits. Sweat debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 chart, selling 342,000 copies in its first week. In the same week of release, Suit debuted at number one, selling around 396,000 copies in its first week on the same chart. Nelly’s fifth studio album, Brass Knuckles, was released in 2008 after several delays. It produced the singles “Party People” (featuring Fergie), “Stepped on My J’z” (featuring Jermaine Dupri and Ciara) and “Body on Me” (featuring Akon and Ashanti). In 2010, Nelly released the album 5.0. The lead single, “Just a Dream”, was certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA); it also spawned the singles “Move That Body” (featuring T-Pain and Akon) and “Gone” (featuring Kelly Rowland).
Nelly has won multiple accolades throughout his career including three Grammy Awards and nine Billboard Music Awards. In 2005, he starred in the remake film The Longest Yard, alongside Adam Sandler and Chris Rock. He has two clothing lines, Vokal and Apple Bottoms. He has been referred to by Peter Shapiro as “one of the biggest stars of the new millennium”, and as of 2014, Nelly was ranked as the fourth-best-selling rap artist in American music history, according to the RIAA, with 21 million albums sold in the United States. In December 2009, Billboard ranked Nelly the number three Top Artist of the Decade (2000s).
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BnMusic work directly with all the artists and can provide you with the accurate Nelly booking fee and availability once we submit your event details to the artist’s management. We mainly book artists for private, corporate and special events, however we can provide booking and consulting services for public events and festivals.
With more than 12 years of event industry experience working with pro event planners and major talent management agencies, we can successfully hire Nelly for an event, corporate entertainment, private party or wedding under the most favourable conditions.
“What is the fee for booking Nelly for an event?” is a frequent question we get, but the final Nelly booking price depends on many variables, such as: destination/location, the duration of an overall trip, type of the event. The fees tend to be higher during festive seasons. The artist will always charge a fee to do any kind of event, project, venue or celebrity appearance.
Be advised that Nelly booking price may change based on the type of the event: wedding, festival, birthday party or a private concert and its location when factoring domestic or international travel. BnMusic will help provide Nelly booking info to suit the buyer’s budget. BnMusic can also assist with the production requirements for Nelly, when needed.
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