nelly

  • Nelly Rape Case Dropped

    The prosecutor’s office has decided to cease ligitation regarding an alleged rape from October

  • Nelly released without charges following rape allegation

    Nelly was released without charges a few hours after being booked on suspicion of rape following allegations from a woman who claimed that he had assaulted her on his tour bus in Auburn, Wash., his lawyer has confirmed. The investigation is still pending, despite the rapper not being charged. He is currently on tour with […]

  • Nelly Arrested on Rape Accusation, Attorney Denies ‘Fabricated Allegation’

    Nelly was arrested on Saturday after a woman accused the rapper of raping her in his tour bus in a town near Seattle. Nelly’s attorney, Scott Rosenblum, firmly denied the “completely fabricated allegation” on Saturday morning. “Nelly is the victim of a completely fabricated allegation,” Rosenblum said in a statement to Variety. “Our initial investigation clearly establishes this allegation […]

  • Céline Dion loves spontaneously breaking into song

    The Canadian songstress sang Rihanna's "Diamonds," but she'll cover pretty much anything, including rap.

  • The 5 Best Nelly Jokes From Late Night Television

    Hip-hop artist Nelly is reported to owe the IRS almost $2.5 million. Nelly fans have started the hashtag #SaveNelly to bring awareness to their celeb's strife.

  • Nelly’s Peak-Hour Spotify Plays Have Tripled Since the Start of #SaveNelly

    After SPIN pointed out on Monday that Nelly might be rescued from his seven-figure tax debt if fans banded together to stream his songs 287,176,547 times on Spotify and other streaming services, the world got on board. #SaveNelly became a rallying cry on Twitter, and Stephen Colbert and James Corden each devoted sections of their shows to…

  • Stephen Colbert, James Corden Join the #SaveNelly Campaign

    A few days ago, we figured out that fans could stream Nelly's 2002 classic "Hot in Herre" 287,176,547 times (at least) to pull him from tax debt. There's no word on if it actually helped, but no matter: fans galvanized around the idea, making #SaveNelly the movement and bringing "Hot in Herre" back. It was important enough to…

  • Céline Dion Brings Class to Classic Hip-Hop Songs on ‘Ellen’

    Céline Dion stopped by Ellen on Monday where, besides performing her new song, “Recovering,” the superstar added a little class to some classic hip-hop numbers: the party anthem from LMFAO, “Shots,” and the 2002 Missy Elliott smash hit, “Work It.”

  • Nelly Needs At Least 287,176,547 “Hot In Herre” Streams to Pay Off His IRS Debt

    Nelly's debut album, 2000's Country Grammar, may have gone diamond, but he still needs your help. Earlier this morning, TMZ reported that he's been hit with a federal tax lien that amounts to $2,412,283. The St. Louis native also reportedly owes $149,511 in state taxes. This is tragic. Nelly—patron saint of Air Force Ones and bandages—deserves better. Country…

  • Taylor Swift Joins Nelly for a Duet at Karlie Kloss’s Birthday Party in the Hamptons

    Taylor Swift and Nelly got down at Karlie Kloss’s 24th birthday bash in the Hamptons on Saturday night. Swift, 26, joined the rapper, 41, onstage in a black off-the-shoulder crop top and matching mini skirt with white sneakers for a duet to Nelly’s “Dilemma.” Swift took on Kelly Rowland’s parts of the song and the two sang and danced as the crowd cheered on in approval. This isn’t the first time Swift and Nelly have collaborated. Last year, Nelly joined the pop star on her 1989 stop in St. Louis, Missouri, and the two performed Nelly’s hit, “Hot in Herre” with Haim. ...