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Born and raised in Los Angeles, Ca., Ms. Cortni’ has been singing since the age of 7 and comes from a musically gifted family. By the time she was 10-years-old, she was already singing her own style of music. A mature style that speaks to the heart and inspires life for even a young girl listening to veteran artists like Stevie Wonder, Patti LaBelle, Gloria Estefan, Chaka Khan, etc. With the help of her father, a former vocal instructor, her harmonies and melodies, once heard throughout the house, her church choir and weddings, have now been trained for the stage.
Ms. Cortni’ is a fresh addition to the music scene with definite star potential. She’s a rising star who secured a coveted spot amongst American Idol’s top 80 contestants out of thousands in 2003/2004 and has appeared at various music shows and promotional concerts in the Los Angeles area.
Her work with established producers Daryl Marvin Harper, who co-wrote Jay-Z and Beyonce’s ’03 Bonnie & Clyde, 2Pac’s “Bomb First” (My Second Reply), etc., along with Kenneth Martin, who was a part of the production team for Kirk Franklin’s platinum gospel hit “Stomp,” as well as Trin-I-Tee 5:7’s “Put Your Hand,” have all added to Ms. Cortni’s radio friendly sound geared towards the young at heart as well as mature audiences. Through her command of a three octave vocal range, her girlish appeal and sassy lyrics stand out among the crowd of new artist.
Ms. Cortni’s music, explores the trials of real life and offers an optimistic view towards overcoming the odds. Her songs focus on the drama of love, life and moving on. The playful and energetic Ms. Cortni’ will give listeners a fresh ear-full of love ballads, life lessons/inspiration and club jams. Her music is personally inspired, engaging and heartfelt. It explores a wide range of emotions and adds smart insight.
With her melodic, harmonious, yet powerful vocals along with her self-written lyrics, Ms. Cortni’ is sure to raise more than just a few eye brows and touch the hearts of many.