Kelly Rowland is a phenomenal American singer, actress, and television personality. Her net worth is $12 million. She is popularly known for being a member of the former American R&B girl group, Destiny’s Child. It was one of the best-selling girl groups during that time. Here are all the updates about Kelly Rowland.
Early Life of Kelly Rowland
Kelly Rowland was born on 11th February 1981, in Atlanta, Georgia. She was named Kelendria Trene Rowland. When she was only six years old, her mother had left her father, who was an alcoholic, abused her mother and was suffering from PTSD. Her mother, brother, Orlando, along with her moved to Houston. Kelly Rowland moved in with her friend, Beyoncé Knowles and her family in 1995.
Rowland and Beyoncé Knowles had performed as part of the girl band called the Girl’s Tyme. Their group had contended on the show called the Star Search. This show was a talent hunt platform for national television. Both of them had auditioned for some record labels and originally were signed to Elektra Records. However, they were dropped barely within a month.
Kelly as a Judge
Kelly was a judge on the season 8 of The X Factor UK, in 2011. She again became a judge on the third and the final season of The X Factor U.S in 2013. Kelly has stated that Beyoncé, Sade and Mariah Carey, as her inspirations. Kelly Rowland is a solo artist and has been able to attain several chart-topping records in the U.S. and has bagged 9 top ten singles in the United Kingdom. Her fourth album, which was released in 2013 and titled Talk a Good Game, witnessed a major return to her R&B origins. It was released and received encouraging reviews and made a debut at No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100.