Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Kelly Rowland is an American recording artist, songwriter, dancer, actress and television personality. Rowland is a founding member of Destiny's Child, who had sold 60 million records worldwide, making them one of the world's best-selling girl groups. As of November 2012 as a solo artist, she sold over 24 million records worldwide. She released her debut solo album "Simply Deep" in 2002. Her single became internationally successful with rapper Nelly, followed with her second album "Ms. Kelly" in 2007.
Rowland was one of the judges for the 8th series of UK version of The X Factor in 2011, and will serve as a judge for the 3rd season of the American version in 2013. In 2012, she was chosen as a dance master for the Australian dance talent show "Everybody Dance Now".