Nelly showcases originality with double CD releases

...side door before a recent performance, Nelly got accosted by a fan waiting for his arrival...singer-songwriter John Mayer. "Hey Nelly, can I come in with you?" Mayer asked the rap superstar after an embrace. Nelly gave security the O.K., and his posse...

Ashanti, Nelly among top winners at Billboard Awards

...eight awards Monday night while rap star Nelly won honors in six categories. The album...I'm just really blessed and thankful." Nelly was named 2002's top artist, top male...third disc. In winning, Eminem beat out Nelly's "Nellyville," Creed's "Weathered...

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Rapper Nelly latest to join ownership group for Bobcats

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Rapper Nelly is a part-owner of the NBA's expansion...great opportunity for both the Bobcats and Nelly," Robert L. Johnson, the team's majority...Television, said Monday in a news release. "Nelly is a great entertainer and a smart businessman...

50 Cent, Nelly, Lil' Kim big winners at The Source awards

...awards, including album of the year, and Nelly and Lil' Kim also took home trophies at...year award, was not present at the show. Nelly was honored as male artist of the year...hand to watch, present and perform were Nelly, Lil' Kim, LL Cool J, Trina, Ja Rule...

Nelly to make reality TV show

...Reality TV is getting hot in "herre." Nelly has inked a deal to develop a reality television...to my nonprofit organizations," said Nelly, whose real name is Cornell Haynes Jr., in a statement. Nelly runs the nonprofit organization 4 Sho 4...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Florida Georgia Line is up front about how they roll

...2014 tour which makes a stop at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 13, at Lake Olmstead Stadium.Texas-born singer and rapper Nelly and North Carolina-born country newcomer Chris Laneare special guests opening the show.Tickets are $39.75 available through...

Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Poppy Lady' started tradition of red paper memorials

...Georgia Line, will be in Augusta at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 13, at Lake Olmstead Stadium.Texas-born singer and rapper Nelly and North Carolina-born country newcomer Chris Lane will open the show.Tickets cost $39.75 and are available through...

Florida Georgia Line concert-goers unhappy about shuttle ride to Lake Olmstead Stadium

...tailgate closer, but we're making the best of the situation. I'll just say one thing: It'll be a deal-breaker if I miss Nelly."Frustration mounted, however, as kickoff to Florida Georgia Line grew closer."It's 7:30 right now, so I guess...

Casino might face fines for possible special treatment

...000 fine for allegedly giving the rapper Nelly special treatment. State regulators claim the President Casino on the Admiral let Nelly skirt rules intended to limit the amount...state laws and rules while accommodating Nelly, who in the documents is referred to only...

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Black college women, sick of shakin' it, take aim at rappers

...was the credit card that rap superstar Nelly swiped through a woman's backside in...a petition drive and phone campaigns. Nelly planned to visit Spelman earlier this month...basis," said senior Shanequa Yates. "Nelly just didn't want to come here and face...