Established in 2014, the country duo, Cori & Kelly, have traveled extensively throughout the southern states, performing at women’s conferences, churches, business grand openings, concerts & other events. They are most notably known for their incredible harmonies as well as the ability to share lead vocal responsibilities on various tracks, due to the versatility of their voices.
In June of 2016, Cori and Kelly traveled to Franklin, TN to participate in a 2 day writing session with lead singer Ben Calhoun of the Contemporary Christian band, Citizen Way. The following summer, they were able to travel to Nashville, TN to participate in a consulting session with country artist Linda Davis. In May of 2018, they released their debut single, "Take Me Back to Church", written by Cori & Kelly and produced by Nashville's Brent Rader. Over the summer, they traveled across the country on a radio tour with New Dominion Promotions, marking their final stop at WSM, The Grand Ole Opry station in Nashville.
Cori & Kelly's Debut EP, "Take Me Back to Church" has been a hit among the inspirational country audience. Along with earning two #1 spots on the top 100 Christian Country charts for "Victory Song" and "Take Me Back to Church", their current release, "Victory Song" broke an HLE Christian Country Countdown record by holding the #1 spot for 13 straight weeks.
In April of 2019, Cori and Kelly were named Inspirational Country's "Duo of the Year" at the ICMA awards at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, TN. A few months later, they received Josie Award Nominations for Modern Country's "Duo of the Year" along with "Duo Video of the Year" for their video for "Take Me Back to Church".
Outside of their music ministry, the duo lead busy lives. Cori is the Preschool Director at Forest Park United Methodist Church in Panama City, FL, as well as a wife and a mom to 2 precious boys. Hazlehurst, GA native Kelly, teaches K-2nd music at Jeff Davis Primary School and is a wife and a mom to a daughter and little boy. Together, they share praise band responsibilities each Sunday at their home church, Forest Park United Methodist.
Putting all of their trust in God and with the blessings and support of their friends & families, Cori & Kelly are excited to see where their partnership and lifelong love of music takes them.