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‘Kisses Down Low’: Kelly Rowland Enjoys ‘Super Bowl’ Sales Spike

Published: Monday 4th Feb 2013 by David

 If the following weeks see her play her promo cards right, Kelly Rowland may be on course to scoring her first R&B smash hit of the year.

That’s right, thanks to her brief appearance on Beyonce‘s ‘Super Bowl Half Time‘ extravaganza, the ‘Haven’t Told You’ singer has nabbed two favorable chart positions with her latest singles, ‘Ice’ and ‘Kisses Down Low‘.

Produced by ‘Love Me’ mastermind Mike Will Made It, Kelly’s ‘Kisses’ catwalks up the iTunes R&B chart- securing a new home at #27, just one spot beneath Keyshia Cole’s ‘Trust & Believe‘.

Fuelled by renewed interest in the star’s work following last night’s show, the ‘Motivation’ darling also kicks dust in the face of a number of her rivals, now that ‘Ice‘ holds tight at #29. Impressive, considering it became available for digital download in the August of last year and has now outsold cuts released by a number of her contemporaries months later.

After the success of ‘Motivation’ in 2011, we hope Camp Kelly have plans in place to ensure both ‘Ice’ and ‘Kisses’ reach to the top of R&B/Hip Hop Songs Chart and generate enough momentum for its supporting album, ‘Year Of The Woman‘.

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  1. Beauty Queen February 4, 2013

    Them thighs gurrrrrrrrlllllllll

    YOU SLAYED

    #YOTW

    • Cameron February 4, 2013

      Kelly was actually looking thicker than beyonce at superbowl last night.

      • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

        true

      • irene46 February 4, 2013

        take another look!

      • YessKelly February 4, 2013

        lol….maybe

      • YOU MAD? February 5, 2013

        They looked like they were neck and neck to me. Both of their bodies looked amazing and they both sounded good too.

  2. Lana Del Slay February 4, 2013

    Good for Kelly! Now don’t f*** it up.

  3. RihNaj February 4, 2013

    Kelly did her thang at Super Bowl Love her YOTW cant wait!!!

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      When I saw her at SB I was like:” what the f***, is this Kelly ?? and why she didnt dance like that to her own songs” she was fireeee

      • We LOVE YOU KELLY !!! February 4, 2013

        lol. really?

  4. Mischief February 4, 2013

    Now Did yall See kelly last night? Did you see her!!!! I was like Kelendria serve!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I was dying omg kelly was amazing

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      OMG and so am I. Believe me, from the minute on I saw Kelly jumping out on the stage, I couldnt take my eyes away from Kelly. I really couldnt

      • YOU MAD? February 5, 2013

        Me either! I kept rewinding to that part when she came out of the stage. I was like damn Kelly is about to solidify herself in the game. Her image is on point.

    • We LOVE YOU KELLY !!! February 4, 2013

      LMAO….yessssss

  5. Mischief February 4, 2013

    Ice could have charted higher #65 hot 100 and the veeeeeery video was late No promo? Kelly is the IT urban girl right now no doubt kisses down low will smash

    • WomanToWoman February 4, 2013

      it peaked at #88 though.

      • YO MAMMA February 4, 2013

        co-sign!!

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      You know what, I´m so mad at Kelly !!! Did you see how she can dance ?? Did you see how she can perform ?? Did you see how s*** she was…..She has to continue work and promote like that. Believe me, she can be a super star if she wants to

      • Angela Wesley February 4, 2013

        Girl007Bond, Everybody and their mamma was mad
        at Kelly last night. Even Beyonce was giving her
        the side eye, when the camera was showing Kelly
        dancing and singing to Single Ladies. I read so many
        comments about Kelly and her team going all out
        to promote YOTW..

    • We LOVE YOU KELLY !!! February 4, 2013

      Ice has served its purpose and still does.

  6. maka February 4, 2013

    you are sooo right Samantha… #29 on the rnb chart is sooooo impressive. am soooo impressed now it’s crazy wow

    • diva123 February 4, 2013

      why all this shade though…. it’s so freakin uncalled for. She is a R&B artist not a pop star YET. She is not Rhianna where she can sell singles just off her name online and it shoot straight to #1. The world still doesn’t totally no who Kely Rowland is. But this is good news being that she has had no major promotional push of her single.

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      The point is, that her songs jumped higher on a higer position

  7. williNalli February 4, 2013

    The Goddess was serving it like none. Damn…I don’t think I’ll ever get over it.

  8. SlayDeleAdkins February 4, 2013

    Congrats Kelly!!!
    Hopefully this will give her a wake up call!!!

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      She was fire

  9. ME February 4, 2013

    O_0 that body >>>>>>>>>>

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      Did you see her ass ?? That ass is bigger than Beyonces

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      Her body is sick. I love her ass

      • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

        and legs of course

  10. YessKelly February 4, 2013

    Yessssssssss Kelly yesssssssss

  11. Emmi3 February 4, 2013

    Damm her legs make me go crazy 😀 and i am gay!

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      lol

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      Oh oh, thats now a compliment 🙂

    • williNalli February 4, 2013

      ppfffffaaaaaaaaaa

  12. NΛVI February 4, 2013

    yes yes i’m buying her single… can’t wait for her new album…she just needs to promo her stuff right,on time and consistently now that she just come off fresh from SB performance, get it KELZ

  13. Heavy Heavy February 4, 2013

    See all Kelly needs is Beyonce type promo and she will slay the Hot 100. They need to invest more money in her in order for her to be more successful. Congrats Kelly, the start of a great era…..i hope!

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      exactly, but she can do if she wants to

  14. MISHKA February 4, 2013

    Damn Kelly them thights beeeetch, them thiiiiiiiiiiiiights !!!!! #BeyonceBowl #KellyThightsBowl

    DC fan for LIFE right here!

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      It was so nice to see Dc together again

  15. truth(slayer of icki funky ass stans B****!!) February 4, 2013

    B****

    • truth(slayer of icki funky ass stans B****!!) February 4, 2013

      My bad Kell’s i meant CONGRADS. To keshia i meant b****. That photo of kell’s gives me life!

  16. Cricket! February 4, 2013

    kelly has much more shapelier thighs than Beowulf.
    Beowulf been dancing for so many years but still has one of the shapeless legs i did ever see, must be in her genes poor thing.

  17. Lebo(CaribbeanBOi) February 4, 2013

    I WAS SO EXCITED LAST NIGHT WHEN I SAW MS KELLY … SHE PUT IT DOWN …

  18. Leon February 4, 2013

    You HOT Kelly!!

    • We LOVE YOU KELLY !!! February 4, 2013

      ….and you’re Tunechi? lol j/k

  19. YO MAMMA February 4, 2013

    Lol that’s the itunes R&B chart, what about the main itunes singles chart? Damn Kelly looked s*** last night. But she sounds horrible live. And I feel sorry for Michelle…lol.

    • YessKelly February 4, 2013

      wtf were you listening to?

      • YOU MAD? February 5, 2013

        Kelly sounded amazing last night. What were you watching?

  20. : : . W A T E R S P O R T S February 4, 2013

    Girl stop with that R&B charts – obsession for God’s sake.

    KDL is S***, may I add.

    Along with the other flop known as “Ice”, it’s one of those songs that I can’t even hit Play on.

    • islandboi242 February 4, 2013

      ice did not flop it was top 10 in america n top 5 in other foreign country…

    • mk February 4, 2013

      and how did you know it was crap if you never played it? hypocrate! s***

    • truth(slayer of icki funky ass stans B****!!) February 4, 2013

      Im not crazy about either song eithet but ice wasnt a flop here in the us.

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      hmmm, we don´t care

    • We LOVE YOU KELLY !!! February 4, 2013

      The delusion of these haters baffles me.

  21. Katelyn February 4, 2013

    That’s great! people need to get one fact though. people love Kelly, they genuinely want to see her win. That’s why she has been able to remain relevant. but Kelly has to realize that in order to be a true Key figure in the business she has to to be more organized. Because the sloppy promo.. unset dates.. inconsistent performances..and disappearing acts is the only thing holdInc her back. and people are only going to give her so few chances before they write her off.

    I sometimes wish a big name label or artist would takes her under their wing .and invest money and times in her.

    • Dave February 4, 2013

      I partly agree with that. But if people read, she’s had to budget her own career lately, nobody knows what goes behind the scenes. Beyonce has had the luctury of having parents to go EXTRA hard for her, so her talent was more refined, & she has WAYYY more networth than the likes of Ms. Rowland. “Ice” was a buzz single, she performed it like once, I’m sure she did that on purpose. Her 1st official single (this song posted here) has just been released. I think she’s learned from “Here I Am” era, & over the last 2 years since separating from Matthew, Kelly has done wonders for her career. Mind u when she got her 1st #1 worldwide hit “When Love Takes Over”, she has independent, & that was all her on that song.

    • mob: tired of the feminization of men February 4, 2013

      You cannot underestimate the POWER THAT BE’s influence and control over the industry via the new MEDIA-MUSIC INDUSTRY MONOPOLY! Kelly, like Brandy, Monica, Keyshia Cole-Gibson and few other songbirds are not positioned so that they will achieve a certain level of success. Beyonce, Rihanna, Adele, Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry and a few others have been “positioned” within the media for the success they current have!

      In other words, there is much more involved in an artists success than just hit records and a good team around them. The POWERS THAT BE will also have to allow you to perform & promote your material at major events. Not all acts are able to do that! Or haven’t you realized that by now?

  22. islandboi242 February 4, 2013

    Kelly Rowland came out with a vengeance! She was like yawl think this will be like back in the day im f****** Kelly Rowland now! #Slayed

    • YOU MAD? February 5, 2013

      My sentiments exactly! She was NOT playing!!!!!

  23. F****** Hairy (Riherpes stole WFL from Leona Lewis) February 4, 2013

    I see Mrs. Carter revived her friend’s struggling career.
    I hope Kelly can keep the momentum going by HERSELF without using assistance.

    • diva123 February 4, 2013

      UUUUhhhhh…. the last time I checked Kelly Rowland has been doing well and holding her own as a solo r&b artist. She is doing just fine and is going to continue to shine regardless if she performed alongside Bey at the super bowl. If anything Bey benefited the most from all of this bcuz it’s her haltime show. And the last time I checked Kelly revived her OWN career with her hit Motivation back in 2011. Give that woman her credit and stop tha mutha fkn hating!

      • mob: tired of the feminization of men February 4, 2013

        YES!! She did her thing on the F.A.M.E. Tour as well. She’s a good entertainer. Unfortunately Beyonce has always had a better team around her which pushed her into superstardom while th eothers have famously struggld. With that siad, I think Kelly has been holding her own as of late!

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      Mrs Cater has to start to help her own

  24. QUEEN MINAJ February 4, 2013

    bottoms up featuring ME is at number 13 and its been 3 years
    now write about THAT

    • BeyFRAUD Armstrong (Beyonce’s Weave) February 4, 2013

      Slay Nicki Slay

    • truth(slayer of icki funky ass stans B****!!) February 4, 2013

      Shut up

    • We LOVE YOU KELLY !!! February 4, 2013

      LOL….gurrrrllllll….you tried it.

  25. BeyFRAUD Armstrong (Beyonce’s Weave) February 4, 2013

    29 on the RnB charts??? LMAO OK.

    • truth(slayer of icki funky ass stans B****!!) February 4, 2013

      Lol h**

  26. amina February 4, 2013

    KELLY IS A GOOD PERFORMER NO DOUBT NEXT TO B SHE STILL SHINING BUT HER TEAM-PROMO NOT SO MUCH.

    CAN YOU TELL ME WHY YOU CAN’T PURCHASE THIS SINGLE IN EUROPE THIS IS STUPID!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!THIS IS WHY I SAID HER TEAM PROMO IS WACK.

    HER BODY AND HER MOVE WAS ON POINT LAST NIGHT I WAS IMPRESSED BY THE SINGLE LAIDIE CHOREGRAPHY … very very GOOOOOOD!!!!!

    SHE KEEP GROWING AS A PERFORMER AND AS A SINGER AND I LIKE IT….

    Go kelly

  27. RG2 February 4, 2013

    Kelly’s body was lookin HOT last night. Especially those thighs in that black suit LAWD HAVE MERCY!

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      oh yes

    • We LOVE YOU KELLY !!! February 4, 2013

      as Laure-Ann Gibson would say, them thighs were “Oovah” LOL

  28. RymeReason February 4, 2013

    She looked good last night. It’s a shame her mic was turned down the lowest next to Beyonce and Michelle.

    • IDK February 4, 2013

      I was wondering why she sounded so low and beyonce was loud.

    • amina February 4, 2013

      Yes her mic was turnes down and its a shame.
      she was very confident last nignt. ( the engeneer decide to keep the same mix that when she sing along bey and its a ridiculous, anyway she was good.

      and always be next to be, she feel like home she need to keep the energy for the future perfomances.

      go kelly

    • mob: tired of the feminization of men February 4, 2013

      Okay, I’m trying not to give into the ” conspiracy therapy” but…..ummmmm *serious side-eye*. She was looking good so I guess we couldn’t also have her sounding good too! LOL, No, I’m just kiding! I think they were having some technical difficulties in the New Orleans Arena that night!

      • mob: tired of the feminization of men February 4, 2013

        **”Conspiracy Theory” 🙂

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      hmmmm, why ?? thats the question

  29. kelendria February 4, 2013

    She served last night yaaaadsss

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      she was the one who looked the best

    • We LOVE YOU KELLY !!! February 4, 2013

      She gave EVERYONE their life yesterday. DAMNNNNN

  30. Alex February 4, 2013

    Kisses Down Low is actually now at #23

    • IDK February 4, 2013

      OK!!! GO KELLY!!

      • Kelz February 4, 2013

        22 now

      • YessKelly February 4, 2013

        …and rising

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      where ?? R&B charts ??

  31. mob: tired of the feminization of men February 4, 2013

    Ppl can say WHATEVER but Ms. Kelly Rowland looked amazing and did her thang. Funny how everyone was talking about her just about upstaging Bey!! LOL 🙂 I had hoped they would have performed a bit more. Those were the songs ppl actually knew. Anyway, overall Beyonce, Kelly & Michelle did a great job!

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      That DC part was way to short though

      • ME February 4, 2013

        it really was, and that was the best part. *shrugs* oh well. At least we have it on video to rewatch it over and over.

  32. K$ February 4, 2013

    23# on the R&B iTunes ? LMFAOOOOOOOOOO

    • Girl007Bond February 4, 2013

      which position is she at the general Itunes charts?

  33. OMG Just Google Kelsnetwork and see what happens… February 4, 2013

    Everyone knows I’m one of the biggest fans around but Kisses down low didnt enjoy a sales spike..it was 13 on itunes R&B a few days ago so 23 is unfortunately not impressive. TeamKelly buy the single on Itunes and lets get this song to #1

  34. Pop Royalty February 4, 2013

    i know it will sound funny , but for once Kelly upstaged beyonce in her own show , she stole her thunder , especially in that DC3 harmonies part !!

    all that despite Beyonce’s sound engineer turning her mic down.

  35. mr.m February 4, 2013

    Who’s that monkey?

    • ME February 4, 2013

      smh…i can’t and i won’t

  36. CaptainSaveAhoe February 4, 2013

    Kelly Looked AMAZING! Body on point. Hair on point. Makeup on point.

    • williNalli February 4, 2013

      she really did

  37. the truth February 4, 2013

    sorry to say but Kelly did way better than Beyonce she looked great

  38. Kelz February 4, 2013

    Kisses down low is now #15 on R&B Itunes chart. Let’s get it to number 1. Team kelly!

  39. ME February 4, 2013

    Them cakes was giving me all I need last night. I tuned everything else the f*** out. LOL

  40. Steph February 4, 2013

    Go KELLLLLLLLLYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY!!!!! #YOTW!

    • ME February 4, 2013

      lol *claps*

  41. 80s Baby February 4, 2013

    Yesss!!! My girl was serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner!!!

  42. :) February 4, 2013

    Kisses down low is number 9 on on iTunes RnB chart…its moving up the iTunes hot 100 as as well

  43. Arie February 5, 2013

    i hope Kelly has a breakthrough this year, she has so much potential.

  44. westkev February 5, 2013

    I’m glad that ppl are seeing kelly 4 the true diva she is .she’s an amazing person and entertainer and its about time whe world get to see her 4 whom she is.kisses down low is fyah

  45. amina February 5, 2013

    she’s coming ! she’s coming ! she’s coming !

    NUMBER 4 on RNB CHARTS wow !!

    number 90 itunes US

    she did that !!!!

    GO KELLY GO KELLY

  46. MusicLoveChild February 5, 2013

    Ew, that song is gross. Know one wants to kiss Kelly Rowland’s Krusty Krab Koochie

    • MusicLoveChild February 5, 2013

      no*

  47. coco February 5, 2013

    KELLY IN DA BUILDIN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  48. :) February 5, 2013

    lets keep the song climbing

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