Why was Nelly in the Twin Cities this week?
Nelly hopped up to our frigid state for a few days this week -- not to sign the "Hot Cheetos & Takis" stars the KIDS, but apparently to do some food-related business with General Mills. Based upon some tweets and photos from the rapper -- in between some incessant promotion for a new song called "Hey Porsche" -- the St. Lunatic really got around town!
Below, take a ride wit us and see where Nelly headed around town.
On Tuesday afternoon, he marked his arrival.
Just got to Minneapolis MN just a Lil change in weather from HTOWN!!!lolol instagr.am/p/V7YJoSCiiR/-- Nelly_Mo(@Nelly_Mo) February 19, 2013
Wednesday afternoon marked a trip to General Mills. The #MustBeTheHoney hashtag suggests that Honey Nut Cheerios could be getting an injection of Nelly's pimp juice into their marketing.
The following night, Nelly went to what a well-placed Hot Dish source (through a well-placed tipster pal at Riverfront Times) says coulda been Manny's for a fancy meal and dessert. If you didn't already think "Dilemma," we sure did. Ridic Instagram of that here .
This is going to hurt at the gym tomarr but DAMMMM I gotta doit!!!! Brownies whipcream cherrys chocolate... instagr.am/p/V8DG_cCimJ/-- Nelly_Mo(@Nelly_Mo) February 20, 2013
According to local accounts and photos, Nelly watched the Timberwolves beat the Sixers from courtside Wednesday night , and was reportedly staying at the Graves 601 Hotel. He also was supposed to do a meet-and-greet...
Nelly -- and not Nellie -- expected to attend tonite's game. Highly placed sources say he's in town for bizness with Honey Nut Cheerios-- Jerry Zgoda(@JerryZgoda) February 20, 2013
Time will tell if the big G has some "Ride Wit Me" planned for their next Honey Nut Cheerios ad campaign, but we'll keep you posted.
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