UPDATE: Nelly's lawyer says the drug charges won't stick PUTNAM CO, TN - Rapper Cornell Haynes, 40, commonly known by his stage name " Nelly " has been charged with Watch Now: FOX 2 News FOX 2 TV Schedule. Nelly is speaking out following his arrest on drug charges last weekend in Tennessee. Cornell Iral Haynes, Jr. (born November 2, ), known professionally as Nelly, is an . On the NBC television concert special Tim McGraw: Here and Now, McGraw and Nelly performed the song. A feud with another St. Louis-based Years active : –present. Nelly is well-known for being a poker player. In the end, fans are hoping Nelly can make it through his battle with taxes. Supporting role Also sang on the soundtrack. Who is Alexis Ren Dating? Navigation Main page Contents Featured content Current events Random article Donate to Wikipedia Wikipedia store. Further investigation revealed approximately small Ziploc bags that are commonly associated with the sale of narcotics and numerous handguns, including a gold-plated caliber Desert Eagle pistol, a caliber Tarus pistol, and a magnum Smith and Wesson. You're using an outdated version of Internet Explorer.