Born Aug 21, 1979
Age 35
Hometown Harlem, New York
Genres House + Dance-pop...
Performed With Pusha T + Andre 3000
Record Label Star Trak Enterta...
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Weight 125 lbs (56.7 kg)...

Kelis Rogers, better known mononymously as Kelis, is an American singer-songwriter. She has won Brit Awards, Q Awards, and NME Awards, and was nominated for two Grammy Awards. Outside her native United States, she has had nine top ten singles in the United Kingdom alone. Kelis appeared on Moby's Area One Tour, supported U2 on the European leg of their Elevation Tour and headlined her own All Hearts Tour with Robyn.… Read More

related links


Check out the latest love interests for Kelis.


Follow Kelis and discover her favorite places.

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Kelis.

  • S-eat-strawberry-mini
    Why Do We Call Good Food 'Orgasmic'?
    Huffington Post - Sep 16, 2014
  • Why Is There Still A 3 Song Limit At Concerts?
    Chicago Times - Jun 17, 2014
  • Concert Review: Kelis At Park West
    Chicago Times - Jun 10, 2014
  • Reyne Haines: Dj On The Rise
    Huffington Post - Apr 29, 2013


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Kelis.


1979 Birth Born on August 21, 1979.


1998 18 Years Old Kelis began recording her debut album, Kaleidoscope, in mid 1998 and was finished within a year. … Read More


2001 21 Years Old 1 More Event
Furthermore, Kelis won the BRIT Award for International Breakthrough Act and the NME Award for Best R&B/Soul Act in 2001.
2002 22 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2002, Kelis recorded her song "So Be It" for the Red Hot Organization's Fela Kuti tribute CD, Red Hot and Riot. … Read More
2003 23 Years Old 1 More Event
Kelis found mainstream success in the U.S. in 2003, with her Hot Dance Club Play number-one, Billboard Hot 100 top three single, "Milkshake"; this helped to propel her third album, Tasty, to sell over 400,000 copies in the U.S in only two months.
2004 24 Years Old 1 More Event
It also earned her a Grammy Award nomination in 2004 for Best Urban/Alternative Performance. … Read More
2006 26 Years Old Kelis's fourth studio album, Kelis Was Here, was released in August 2006, and debuted and peaked at number ten on the Billboard 200. Despite its top ten debut, the album has sold only 157,000 copies in the United States as of October 2007, according to Nielsen SoundScan. … Read More
Kelis Was Here was nominated for Best Contemporary R&B Album at the 2007 Grammy Awards, but lost out to Beyoncé's B'Day. … Read More
2008 28 Years Old After Kelis left the Zomba label, the label released a fourteen-track greatest hits album entitled The Hits (previously due to be titled Good Stuff – The Best of Kelis) in March 2008 in the United Kingdom. … Read More
In 2009, Kelis announced that she was finishing her fifth studio album, to be released in 2010 under Interscope Records via the Music Group. … Read More


Flesh Tone was released in May 2010 in Europe and Asia, and in July in the U.S., where it debuted at number forty-eight on the Billboard 200 and number five on the Dance/Electronic Albums. … Read More
2011 31 Years Old 1 More Event
In a September 2011 interview, Kelis said that her sixth studio album would be finished "in the next few weeks" and that it would be released in 2012.
2012 32 Years Old According to Kelis's management firm, Three Six Zero Group, the album is due for a late 2012 release and will feature production from Skream, BURNS, Tom Neville, Dan Black and Caspa. … Read More
Original Authors of this text are noted on
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.