Nelly Puts Out a Fitness DVD

Nelly Puts Out a Fitness DVD

The rapper attempts to fight childhood obesity with "Celebrity Sweat."

Published March 29, 2011

Nelly wants to get you and the kids ready for summer.

The rapper has decided to venture into the world of fitness with the release of a new workout video called Celebrity Sweat.

Nelly says Sweat features the St. Louis MC and his celebrity friends doing strength-training exercises. "The premise of the video is structured around my everyday workouts," he told

Nelly hopes that his fame will help attract kids struggling with weight problems. “It's a real big thing with child obesity, which is being overlooked," he said. "Kids don't get out and exercise like they used to, and that translates into their adulthoods."



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Written by Michael Arceneaux


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