Kelly Rowland
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Kelly Rowland
Series 8 (UK)
Season 3 (USA)
Birth Name
Kelendria Trene Rowland
Judge, Singer, Actress, TV Personality
11 February 1981
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Kelendria Trene "Kelly" Rowland (born 11 February 1981) is an American singer, songwriter, actress and television personality who first gained fame as a member of the pop/R&B group Destiny's Child and achieved success as a solo artist. She has also worked as an actress, appearing films such as Freddy vs. Jason and The Seat Filler. She later became a judge for The X Factor UK and became a judge on The X Factor USA for its final season in 2013. Her fourth solo album, Talk A Good Game, was released on June 18, 2013.   

Judges' Rank

The X Factor UK

Year Category Last Act Position
2011 Girls Amelia Lily 3rd

The X Factor USA

Year Category Last Act Position
2013 Over 25s Jeff Gutt Runner-up