Kelly Price is an American R&B and gospel singer and songwriter know all about her in this article as like her Family, Net Worth, Parents, Husband, Children, Education and Salary
|Birthdate ( Age)||4 April 1973|
|Place of Birth||Far Rockaway, New York, United States|
|Spouse/Partner||Jeffrey Rolle (m. 1992–2016)|
|Children||Jonia Rolle, Jeff Rolle Jr.|
|Parents||Claudia Price, Joseph Price|
|Profession||American R&B and gospel singer and songwriter|
|Net Worth||$2.5 Million|
|Last Update||September 2021|
Kelly Cherelle Price is an American R&B and gospel singer and songwriter. Kelly was included in multiple songs on rapper Kanye West’s new album, The Life of Pablo.Kelly was a co-writer with American R&B singer K. Michelle, on her single Not a Little Bit which was released on January 22, 2016.
In April 1999, Price volunteered to showcase her fashion designs during a special charity gala and fashion show to help the National Breast Cancer Awareness Initiative raise money for breast cancer education for minority women.
Early Life and Family
Price was born in Far Rockaway, Queens and began singing in church as a toddler.Price grew up in a second apartment in the Edgemere Projects in Far Rockaway, Queens. Her father died when she was nine years old. She resides in Atlanta, Georgia, and frequently visits Los Angeles.
Price’s grandfather is Jerome Norman, bishop and pastor of the Full Gospel Mission Church of God in Christ in Queens and Jurisdictional Prelate of the First Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction of Barbados since 1985 by the late Presiding Bishop J.O. Patterson. Her mother, Claudia (1951-2020), was the former musical director of the church. Price began singing in the church at the age of six; and due to her voice gained the nickname ‘Little Mahalia Jackson’.
Kelly Price Husband
Kelly Price is married with husband Jeffrey Rolle.The couple have two children togeher named Jeff Rolle Jr., Jonia Rolle.
Kelly Price Net Worth
Kelly Cherelle Price is an American R&B and gospel singer and songwriter has an estmated Net Worth around 2.5 million in 2021.
She made a name for herself as a backing and guest vocalist, appearing on a number of hit singles such as Mariah Carey’s “Fantasy”, The Notorious B.I.G.’s “Mo Money Mo Problems”, Mase’s Feel So Good, and Whitney Houston’s “Heartbreak Hotel”. She has sung background vocals for Faith Evans, Aretha Franklin, Brian McKnight, SWV and R. Kelly.
Price released her debut album, Soul of a Woman, in 1998 on Island Records, which contained the hit single “Friend of Mine”. A remix of the song, also included on the album, features R. Kelly and Ronald Isley. In the remix, Isley takes on the fictional role of the singer-protagonist’s Godfather (“Mr. Biggs”), taking her husband (R. Kelly) to task for cheating on her with her best friend. The “Friend of Mine” LP version and the remix both charted as No. 1 hits on the U.S. R&B chart and made history by doing so with no music video to support the song.
She released her second album, Mirror Mirror, in 2000 on the Def Soul imprint of Def Jam Records; Island and Def Jam had merged in 1999, with Price and labelmates Dru Hill being reassigned to Def Soul. Mirror Mirror featured the singles “You Should’ve Told Me” and the Grammy Award nominated”As We Lay”, a cover of Shirley Murdock’s 1986 hit.
In October 2005, Price recorded her first live gospel album. The This Is Who I Am album has been released on October 24, 2006 on her own label, EcclecticSounds Records. It debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Gospel Charts and peaked at No. 9 on the R&B album chart. Price was inducted as an honorary member of Sigma Gamma Rho sorority in July 2006. In early 2007, Price kicked off a tour with the ‘Sisters in the Spirit 2007’.
On February 9, 2012, in a pre-Grammy party to celebrate Price’s nominations, the singer sang “Jesus Loves Me” with Whitney Houston in what turned out to be Houston’s last public performance two days before her death. In September 2009, it was announced she would be joining Deborah Cox and Tamia to form the super group The Queen Project. The women seek to empower women of all ages, races and backgrounds by doing a number of community service projects.
As of early 2014, Price is working on new material for her follow-up album and is currently booked. In 2016, Kelly was included in multiple songs on rapper Kanye West’s new album, The Life of Pablo.Kelly was a co-writer with American R&B singer K. Michelle, on her single Not a Little Bit which was released on January 22, 2016. It is the lead single from the singer’s third studio album, More Issues Than Vogue.