How tall is R Kelly

R Kelly's Height

6ft 1 (185.4 cm)

US Singer. Pretty much looks close to it.

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Average Guess (3 Votes)
6ft 1in (185.4cm)
Zampo said on 21/Apr/18
A solid and true 6'1 guy. I believe in his prime would measure 186 cm during the day. Reckon he would measure about 185 cm now.
Phil said on 20/Apr/17
my favorite r . kelly song " Sex in the kitchen" lol sometimes he looks like a 6 foot 2 guy,but i still think he is a 6 foot 1 man.
Phil said on 20/Apr/16
The king of rnb is 6 foot 1.
MrTBlack said on 30/Apr/15
I believe he claimed 6'2" but don't think he's under 6'1".
Mr. Right said on 20/May/14
He's closer to 6'2. The guy is tall!
mike 181cm said on 12/Dec/12
MD said on 29/Aug/12
R. Kelly ws just on Jimmy Fallon's show (August 29), and they were exactly the same height. Jimmy did have a footwear advantage in heeled dress shoes while R. Kelly was in flattish trainers, but it still looked as if this would put Kelly somewhere in between 6'1" and 6'0" instead of a solid six feet.
Ajax said on 9/Aug/12
He might be an honest 6'1" guy. Still looking in to it
T.Stalls said on 4/Jun/12
Why do you people try to make people shorter than they are. Man is 6'1. Period!
LaTroy said on 21/Dec/11
He look bout 6'1 mayb 6'2.
Anesaha said on 21/Nov/11
I think he is probaly 5-6 feet tall.
Phil said on 15/Sep/11
6 foot 1. Rob was right.
nick said on 12/May/11
noticeably shorter than jay z, i would say weak 6 foot.
Hugh said on 10/Apr/11
Jay-Z is 6-2
Viper said on 25/Feb/11
Hmm, Jay Z isnt even 6-1 Hugh
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 24/Feb/11
He's around 186-187cm I think...
seanweezy54 said on 28/Apr/09
look at the r kelly video on youtube with jay z jayz towered r kelly fiesta video
BBC said on 19/Aug/08
I always thought that he was 5'11".And i don't think i'm wrong.
Rikashiku said on 3/Aug/08
If you guys make him 6'1, then make Usher atleast 5'7 and snoop 6'4.
MJ said on 3/Aug/08
seems about 6'1"
big franco said on 9/Jan/08
im 6'3"and3qt".im from the chi and i ran into kells out in the surburbs in chicago at a shopping joint.kells 6'1" or plus.
Mick said on 28/Oct/07
In that's that music video with Snoop he looks like a solid 6 1, the differrence between Snoop and him ain't to big
Joe said on 27/Jun/07
Solid 6ft 1in
Derek said on 24/Oct/06
6'1" easily, but if these accusations are true, he needs to be locked up.
5'10chick said on 27/Jun/06
he is 6'2
Anonymous said on 24/May/06
I saw a pic of him with Jay-Z shaking hands.Kelly looks about 1/4 inch shorter than Jay-Z
Demon smoke said on 25/Apr/06
I meet R.Kelly a few years back at the MOBO's. I would say the dude is with out a doubt 6'1.
Denzel said on 13/Dec/05
Hey, I saw the passport of R.Kelly in TV when the underage-case was actual, and there I saw: 195cm. I think he is 195cm.
G.L. said on 3/Dec/05
Im 6,1 and I Know R.Kelly (Pied Piper) is taller than me
J. said on 16/Jun/05
Trust 'em, Jay-Z is a solid 6'1". I also once believed him to be 6'4"-ish as well. But that's due to a trick many celebs use and that's called : shooting from the bottom up. 5'11"-ers Fabolous and Chingy also use this trick. Hence why they were listed or percieved to be more than 6 feet!!
Anonymous said on 16/Jun/05
Watch the fiesta remix video. JAY-Z AINT NO DAMN 6'1"! He said it himself in an old interview that he is 6'4". in the video there was a shot where the both of them were standing next to each other and looked as if jigga was ALMOST towering over him. kelly is a good 6ft and a half, tops!

[Editor Rob: for sure he might be slightly taller, maybe 186cm, but 6ft 4??? This ain't the best pic, but Jiz A and Michael Strahan...Strahan generally gets listed 6ft 5, but his draft measurement lists him at 6ft 4 on the nose]
J. said on 8/Apr/05
Both R. and Jay are 6'1" although I do believe R. would be very slighty taller than Jay. There was some publicity photos of the two back when they did that Best of Both Worlds album (around 2002), R. was maybe a quarter or two taller than Jay. In real life, R. Kelly is known to be a talented basketball player, hence the height.
Issheuhboy said on 7/Apr/05
I'd read articles and seen pictures which seem to suggest that he was about 6'3, and I thought he always seemed a big guy, but he looks the same as 6'1 Jay-Z here:

Though I'm not sure about Jay's height either, I'd heard he was 6'4, and that seemed right.

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