The three-time Grammy-award winner is gearing up for the September release of his latest studio album Brass Knuckles. The single "Party People" featuring Fergie was released in March to much acclaim. Nelly has sold more than 30 million copies worldwide of his four previous studio albums. The unique double release Sweat and Suit (2004), made Nelly the first solo artist in history to make simultaneous album chart entries at #1 and #2. In addition to being a successful musician, Nelly hit the silver screen in the remake of "The Longest Yard." in addition to acting as executive producer for the film's soundtrack; is founder and CEO of record label, Derrty Entertainment; has launched two successful clothing labels, Apple Bottoms and Vokal; is a co-owner of the NBA's Charlotte Bobcats as well as a noted philanthropist having founded two charitable organizations, Jes Us 4 Jackie and 4 Sho 4 Kids. He now adds energy beverage spokesperson to his resume, promoting Zizzazz.