There’s nothing like having fans that ride with you!
Nelly‘s fan are coming through in the clutch by streaming his music to help him pay off his massive tax debt.
Uncle Sam slapped the St. Louis rapper with slapped with a federal tax lien for $2.4 million in August.
Because the amount owed, it’s very likely Nelly, born Cornell Haynes, Jr., could have his property seized.
Brian Josephs from Spin magazine proposed that fans collectively stream “Hot in Herre” at least 287,176,547 times on Spotify to earn Nelly enough money to pay off the debt.
— SPIN (@SPIN) September 12, 2016
At that moment, Operation #SaveNelly went into full effect!