Is ashanti dating nelly

19 Feb

His accuser claimed she met Nelly in a Washington club and got "tipsy" drinking at his table, before travelling to his tour bus for an after-party, TMZ reports.The Seattle resident alleges that the hip-hop star tried to have sex with her when they were in his room.More hits followed as he teamed up with Fergie, T-Pain and Akon and Ciara, as well as reuniting with Destiny's Child vocalist Kelly.According to the RIAA rankings, Nelly is the fourth-best selling rap artist in American history.Nelly first burst onto the music scene in 1993 with his group, St Lunatics, but his career notched up a level six years later when he signed to Universal Records.Then followed his solo career and best-selling album Country Grammar, which was swiftly followed by Nellyville -crammed with fans' favourites including his Dilemma duet with Kelly Rowland and saucy track Hot in Herre.Adding "It is morally reprehensible for an accused person and his bully lawyer to issue derogatory and defamatory statements against a young alleged rape victim," Koehler writes in the letter.

He has also had brief stints on-screen as an actor.

Nelly's lawyer Scott Rosenblum told TMZ: "It does not surprise me that she wanted to have her story publicized.

"That is playbook 101 of a person with an agenda and clearly she has one.

RIDE Wit Me singer Nelly burst onto the music scene with his natty lyrics and streetwise plaster-come-style-accessory on the side of his face.

He has recently been embroiled in rape allegations until the charges were dropped - here's the lowdown...