Singer/Songwriter Corey Kelly is a classically trained first tenor born in the 1980’s in Trenton, NJ. Corey was introduced to music at a very young age. He draws influence from R&B legends like; Phyllis Hyman, Teena Marie, Stephanie Mills, Gladys Knight, Luther Vandross, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Brandy Norwood and Tank.
Fueled by the deaths of his parents, Corey began to write poetry and music at the age of 9. He has performed at venues across the USA, even performing at music’s Mecca, Carnegie Hall. Corey has most recently been an opening act for R&B Soul Singer, Eric Roberson. He has performed classical pieces from Messiah, Cosi fan Tutte, Samson, and Carmina Burana, as well as show tunes from Broadway Musicals Porgy & Bess, The Bells Are Ringing, The Wizard Of Oz, Once Upon A Mattress, The Roar of the Greasepaint - The Smell of the Crowd, Smokey Joe’s Cafe, and Wicked.
Corey is currently an Independent Artist, writing and recording music for his debut EP titled “Attention” to be released on his own label, VoCallyGifTed Recordings. He is excited to have released two singles “Can’t Live Without You” and “Super U”, and for people to finally hear his stories, to know his experiences, and to feel his passion. He is ready for the world to get to know him, and to follow him on his journey.