Kelly Cherelle Price was born in Queens, New York. Price grew up in a second apartment in the Edgemere Projects in Far Rockaway, Queens, New York. Her father died when she was only nine years old. Residing outside of Atlanta, Georgia, Price lives with her husband/manager, Jeffrey Rolle, and their children, Jeffrey Jr. and Jonia.
Price’s grandfather is the Bishop Jerome Norman, the pastor of the Full Gospel Mission Church of God in Christ in Queens, New York and Jurisdictional Prelate of the First Ecclesiastical Jurisdiciton of Barbados West Indies since 1990 by the late Presiding Bishop J.O. Patterson. Her mother, Claudia Price, is the former musical director of the church. Price began singing in the church as a six year old; with her big voice, she gained the nickname ‘Little Mahalia Jackson.’
Kelly Price For Every Mountain (For This I Give You Praise)