Meet R. Kelly’s (Robert Sylvester Kelly) all three Children Joann Kelly, Jay Kelly, and Robert Kelly Jr.

American singer-songwriter R. Kelly recently has been sentenced to 30 years in prison. The final verdict of his case was announced on Wednesday.

R. Kelly is a father of three kids with his ex-wife Andrea Danyell. The names of his kids are as follows: Joann Kelly, Jay Kelly, and Robert Kelly Jr.

How many children does R. Kelly have?

R. Kelly and his ex-wife Andrea welcomed their daughter Joann Kelly into the world on March 19, 1998. She decided to be a singer just like her father.

R. Kelly’s eldest child Joann Kelly

In an interview, she talked about her father and his crimes and she said that she is no longer connected with him. She explained being R. Kelly’s daughter affected her in the music industry. 

Jay was born as a female in 2000 and his parents named him Jaya. He revealed in 2014 that he was transgender but not supported by his father. 

R. Kelly’s second child Jay Kelly

While interacting with WGCI R. Kelly said “You don’t really wanna open it up by saying my daughter is becoming my son, because if that were true… "

Just like his dad R. Kelly and elder sister Joann Jay decide to be a singer. He goes by the name of JaahBaby. He released his first song Reservoir in the year 2014.  

Robert Kelly Jr. is the youngest child of R. Kelly and was born in the year 2002.   

R. Kelly’s youngest child Robert Kelly Jr.

Unlike his older siblings, Robert Kelly Jr. likes to stay away from the spotlight. He leads more of private life. Up until now, he has not spoken much about his dad’s crimes.  

R. Kelly’s ex-wife Andrea Danyell Kelly is an American choreographer, dancer, and actress. R. Kelly was married to Andrea in 1996 and their divorce got finalized in 2009.