Kelis is a famous American singer-songwriter, who was born on August 21, 1979.As a person born on this date, Kelis is listed in our database as the 18th most popular celebrity for the day (August 21) and the 117th most popular for the year (1979).Date of birth : 1979-08-21 Date of death : - Birthplace : New York City, U. Nationality : American Category : Arts and Entertainment Last modified : 2012-07-02 Credited as : Rn B hip-hop singer, Flesh Tone 2010, Distance , single 2012 Kelis Rogers-Jones born Kelis Rogers, better known simply by her first name Kelis (pronounced Kuh-lees).Her name is an amalgamation of her parents’ first names, her black father Kenneth and Chinese-Puerto Rican mother Eveliss.Kelis Net Worth: Kelis is an American singer-songwriter who has a net worth of million.Kelis acquired that net worth as a Hip Hop and R&B singer, selling over six million records worldwide. Born Kelis Rogers on August 21, 1979, in Harlem, New York City, US, she has enjoyed a successful music career enriched by various accolades including Brit Awards, Q Awards, NME Awards, as well as two Grammy nominations.People born on August 21 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Aside from information specific to Kelis' birthday, Kelis is the 3214th most famous American and ranks 544th in famous people born in New York City, New York, U. In general, Kelis ranks as the 5849th most popular famous person, and the 620th most popular singer of all time.
However, it was her third release Tasty (2003) via Arista that brought Kelis mainstream success.So the fact that I’m able to put myself into something that people can enjoy right now and that I can laugh and talk and listen to music and eat, that’s the perfect night. When I played them the record, everyone was like, well, what’s your first single gonna be? Tavis and Nationwide Insurance – working to improve financial literacy and the economic empowerment that comes with it. And by contributions to your PBS station from viewers like you. Tavis: Speaking of music – great segue to the CD – there are two things about this that really – we’ll come to the music in a second. Kelis: I have no budget (laughter), but I bake like pies. Because it wasn’t your obvious like radio-friendly, especially coming from people categorizing it as R&B or whatever to doing something else. Kelis appeared on Moby's Area One Tour, supported U2 on the European leg of their Elevation Tour and headlined her own All Hearts Tour with Robyn.
Growing up in Middle Class Harlem, New York Kelis’ childhood was not a deprived one.
The songstress performed at the Afro Punk festival held in Brooklyn and proudly showed off her baby bump to the crowd.