Olmsted County Fair feat. Nelly and more TBA (3 Day Event) | Rochester, MN
Tues. July 23 – Thur. July 25
OLMSTEAD COUNTY FAIR
Olmsted County Fairgrounds, Rochester, MN 55902
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 – To Be Announced
Thursday, July 25, 2019 – Hip Hop Superstar NELLY
• All Ages
• General Admission
• Gates at 5pm
July 25 Event Info
Artist Bio: Diamond Selling, Multi-platinum, Grammy award-winning rap superstar, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and actor Nelly has continually raised the bar for the entertainment industry since stepping on the scene with his distinctive vocals and larger-than-life personality. Nelly entered the spotlight with the release of Country Grammar in 2000, spending seven weeks at #1 on the Billboard Top 200 and spawning the massive hits “Ride Wit Me”, “Country Grammar”, and “E.I.”. The album landed Nelly four Grammy Award nominations and sold over nine million copies worldwide. Country Grammar is Nelly’s best-selling album to date, selling over 8.4 million copies in the United States.
Nelly kept the momentum going with the 2002 release of Nellyville. The album debuted at #1 on top of scoring Nelly his first two Grammy Awards. This album was highly successful and was certified 6x multi- platinum by the RIAA on June 27, 2003. The RIAA ranks Nellyas the fourth best-selling rap artist in American music history,with over 21 million albums sold in the United States. On December 11, 2009, Billboard ranked Nelly the number three Top Artist of the Decade.