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Kelly Rowland

Kelly Rowland

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Famous as :

R&B singer

Birth Name :

Kelendria Trene Rowland

Birth Date :

February 11, 1981

Birth Place :

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Spouse :

Tim Witherspoon (her manager, since 9-May-14)

Claim to fame :

Album "Simply Deep" (2003)

Biography


Born Kelendria Trene Kamasia Rowland on February, 1981, Kelly experienced huge fame when performing as trio in Destiny's Child with Beyonce Knowles and Michelle Williams (II). Even after the group have disbanded, Kelly continued to pursue career in music by going solo, kicked off nicely with the duet with rapper Nelly on "Dilemma".

Kelly is the daughter of Doris Rowland Garrison and Christopher Lovett who resided in Atlanta, Georgia and got married only after she was born. Inspired by Whitney Houston in 1985, four-year-old Kelly began singing and joined church choir. However, her father was an abusive alcoholic which made her mother decide to leave him and take Kelly with her when Kelly was only seven. They moved to Houston, Texas where she was practically raised by the Knowles family.

Latest News


Pregnant Kelly Rowland Accidentally Reveals Baby's Sex

August 01, 2014 09:08:35 GMT

accidentally mentioned the sex of her baby-to-be during an interview with FOX411. The singer, who's expecting her first child with her husband and manager Tim Witherspoon, spilled the beans while promoting Caress, the skin-care line for which she's a spokeswoman.
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Kelly Rowland Shows Off Bare Baby Bump in Instagram Photo

June 20, 2014 08:10:46 GMT

showed off her baby bump in a cute photo posted on Instagram on June 19. In the photo, the "Dirty Laundry" singer looks comfortable as she is meditating on a yoga mat with her eyes closed. She wears a sports bra and gym pants and completes her simple look by wearing no make up.
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Video Premiere: Michelle Williams' 'Say Yes' Ft. Kelly Rowland and Beyonce Knowles

June 18, 2014 17:13:11 GMT

It's a reunion in 's "Say Yes" music video. She shares screen with her former groupmates and , bringing them together to sing the gospel song and dance to the upbeat track in this feel-good video.
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Kelly Rowland Debuts Music Video for World Cup Song 'The Game'

June 13, 2014 06:17:50 GMT

The FIFA World Cup was kicked off on Thursday, June 12. To celebrate it, released the music video of "The Game", a song which she recorded for Pepsi's soccer-themed visual album "Beats of the Beautiful Game".
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Kelly Rowland Announces Pregnancy via Instagram Photo

June 11, 2014 01:34:05 GMT

gave a big hint that she is pregnant with her first child. On Tuesday, June 10, the former singer posted an Instagram photo of her husband Tim Witherspoon's Air Jordan shoes lying next to a matching tiny pair.
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Stars to Watch at 2014 Billboard Music Awards Red Carpet

May 19, 2014 01:00:29 GMT

looked healthy and happy as she hit the red carpet of 2014 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, May 18. The formerly rehabbed singer stole the attention with a strapless white flare gown featuring a black silk chiffon and a big black bow on the rear.
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Photos From Kelly Rowland's Wedding to Tim Witherspoon Emerge

May 15, 2014 03:27:10 GMT

Photos from and Tim Witherspoon's wedding have made their way out online. In a photo obtained by Radar Online, the bride can be seen wearing a white wedding dress with a veil as she held a bouquet of colorful flowers in her hands. The groom as well as the guests also sported white ensemble.
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Kelly Rowland and Tim Witherspoon Get Married in a 'Simple' Wedding

May 13, 2014 07:22:13 GMT

reportedly now is a married woman. Multiple sources claim that the former member and her manager boyfriend Tim Witherspoon got married in a private ceremony a few days ago. According to Us Weekly, the pair tied the knot on Friday, May 9 in Costa Rica.
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Kelly Rowland, Spike Lee and More Tapped for Pepsi's New Visual Album

May 13, 2014 03:34:56 GMT

Pepsi has tapped a few big names in both music and film for their just-announced visual album. Titled "Beats of the Beautiful Game", the project is made to celebrate soccer during the upcoming World Cup.
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Beyonce Crops Kelly Rowland Out of Aaliyah Tribute Photo

January 18, 2014 05:50:35 GMT

cut 's part from a photo with . The "Dirty Laundry" singer took to Instagram on Thursday, January 16 to honor what would have been Aaliyah's 35th birthday. She shared a photo of her and Beyonce posing together with the late star, who passed away in 2001. "#weloveyouAaliyah #tbt," she wrote.
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Beyonce and Kelly Rowland Join Fans at Karaoke Bar

January 09, 2014 05:47:15 GMT

and teamed up to surprise fans at a karaoke bar. The two singers surprisingly visited three lucky fans who were at Sing Sing Karaoke in Miami on Wednesday, January 8. At that time, Beyonce and Kelly heard the three women singing Beyonce's "Party" from another room.
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Kelly Rowland Confirms Engagement, Says She Was Proposed on Skype

December 17, 2013 10:15:05 GMT

finally broke silence on her engagement report. The former star confirmed during a recent visit to "The Queen Latifah Show" that she was engaged to her manager/beau Tim Witherspoon. "He put a ring on it," she said.
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R. Kelly Goes 'All the Way' With Kelly Rowland in New Collaboration

December 02, 2013 08:39:53 GMT

and 's collaboration single has made its way out online. Entitled "All the Way", the track is a sexy and provocative slow jam that features the two stars trading verses about how much they're addicted to each other.
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Kelly Rowland Reportedly Engaged to Manager Tim Witherspoon

November 26, 2013 04:30:19 GMT

is engaged to her manager Tim Witherspoon, a source close to the situation confirms. "She has been showing [the ring] off to friends and family and is very happy. She wants to...enjoy [it] and celebrate for a bit longer," the source tells Us Weekly.
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Kelly Rowland Shows Off Diamond Ring, Sparks Engagement Rumor

November 19, 2013 07:09:17 GMT

, 32, is reportedly one step closer to walk down the aisle. Rumor has it, the former member got proposed by her longtime beau/manager Tim Witherspoon last week, and she said yes.
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'The X Factor (US)' Judges Take on Rejected Contestants' Original Song

September 26, 2013 09:15:12 GMT

Second Hand High may have their dream to win a recording contract crushed when they got rejected during "" audition, but they still have something to be proud of. Following the Wednesday, September 25 episode which featured the -like rap duo, the show's judges debuted a music video for their own version of the rejected contestants' original song "You Better Ask Me to Dance".
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Kelly Rowland Won't Get on a Boat 'for a Long Time' After Getting Lost at Sea

August 05, 2013 06:55:31 GMT

reveals details of her scary boating experience which took place at Provincetown, Massachusetts. At that time, a boat which carried the singer and her friends got lost in five-foot waves during a whale-watching trip. Rowland admitted that during the July 22 incident she was scared for her life and prayed hard to be rescued from the boat.
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Kelly Rowland Releases Emotional Visuals for 'Dirty Laundry'

July 23, 2013 07:59:51 GMT

has released the music video of her confessional single, "Dirty Laundry". In the four-minute video, Rowland is seen lying down in a pool of water. The video then sees silhouettes of three girls performing as Rowland sings about jealousy of her fellow member .
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Kelly Rowland Rescued by Coast Guard After Private Boat Was Lost at Sea

July 22, 2013 04:36:18 GMT

and her friends were rescued by U.S. Coast Guard on Friday, July 19, after a rented boat which carried them got lost at sea in Provincetown, Massachusetts. The "Dirty Laundry" singer and five other passengers were enjoying a whale-watching trip when the incident happened.
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Fantasia Premieres 'Without Me' Video Ft. Kelly Rowland and Missy Elliot

July 02, 2013 03:59:02 GMT

After debuting the soulful ladies anthem "Without Me" back in April, now unveils its music video featuring her track collaborators and . The sexy ballad is one of two singles released from her critically-acclaimed new album "", the other being "Lose to Win".
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Kelly Rowland Says Beyonce Knowles Is 'a Slob'

June 22, 2013 06:25:00 GMT

In the process of promoting her recently-released album "" and its first single "Dirty Laundry", pop/R'n'B singer aired some of her group mate ' own "dirty laundry" as well. Asked by Bravo's TV host Andy Cohen on his show "Watch What Happens Live" to name "one annoying thing about Beyonce," the 32-year-old entertainer answered Bey was "a slob."
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Kelly Rowland Shares Sneak Peeks Into 'Dirty Laundry' Music Video

June 22, 2013 05:00:52 GMT

Pop/R'n'B star is on her way to unveiling the music video of her much talked about single "Dirty Laundry". This is evident with the release of a 30-second teaser of the full version of the emotional track she tearfully performed live a few weeks ago during her "Lights Out Tour" kick-off show in Washington D.C.
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Kelly Rowland Debuts 'Street Life' Featuring Pusha T

June 12, 2013 08:40:43 GMT

has released another single off her upcoming album, "". Highlighting Rowland's vocal, the track called "Street Light" is debuted via iHeartRadio. The -assisted single is produced by rapper .
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Kelly Rowland Reveals Beyonce Knowles' Reaction to 'Dirty Laundry'

May 30, 2013 02:38:55 GMT

Fans who were wondering how reacted to 's jealousy admission track "Dirty Laundry" got a treat from Rowland when the singer revealed what transpired when she had Bey and have an exclusive listen of her new single. During an interview over at Washington radio station 93.9 WKYS, the 32-year-old artist said she wanted her group mates to hear the controversial track first before it got released to the public.
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Kelly Rowland Debuts Collaboration With Beyonce and Michelle Williams

May 29, 2013 04:32:43 GMT

They may have disbanded years ago but the members of know they can count on each other whenever either of them needs support for their own individual projects. This was what proved to everyone when she debuted her new single "You Changed". The 32-year-old entertainer gets a full DC assist from co-members and on the break-up track included in her forthcoming album "", due on June 18.
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Kelly Rowland Breaks Down While Singing 'Dirty Laundry' in D.C. Concert

May 28, 2013 08:05:06 GMT

was two-thirds into her live performance of her "Dirty Laundry" single during her "Lights Out Tour" kick-off show in Washington D.C. when the 32-year-old singer suddenly broke into tears. The emotional track from her forthcoming album "" made the pop/R'n'B star cry in front of the crowd that went to see her sing onstage at The Fillmore Silver Springs.
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Chris Brown Rear-Ended Another Car While Going Out With Karrueche Tran

May 22, 2013 03:05:20 GMT

lands himself in trouble yet again. The R&B singer was recently caught on camera accidentally crashing his Range Rover into another car while he was driving in Los Angeles with his on-again girlfriend .
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Logan Is Not Over Jean Grey Yet in New Trailer for 'The Wolverine'

May 22, 2013 03:00:22 GMT

A new trailer for 's upcoming action film "" teases the soft side of the titular hero. As previewed in the video, there lies a broken heart hiding behind Logan's strong muscular body that he tries hard to mend following the death of his crush Jean Grey as featured in 2006's "".
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Brad Pitt on His Life With Angelina Jolie and Six Children: 'I Love It'

May 22, 2013 02:44:20 GMT

gushes about his family and how much he loves his fiancee and their six children in a June/July edition of Esquire. In an interview which was conducted before Angelina revealed that she had double mastectomy, Brad said that he always wanted a big family.
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January Jones Says Son's Father Identity Is 'Not the Public's Business'

May 22, 2013 02:20:21 GMT

is still tight-lipped about the father of his son, Xander. In an interview with New York Times, the 35-year-old actress, who was famously linked to the likes of , and , insists that the identity of her son's father is "not the public's business."
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