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CoryLavel is the type of R&B artist that radiates positive energy with his unique melodic sound. Through his songwriting, CoryLavel excites music fans of all ages. With his debut album "Like This" CoryLavel looks to make his mark on the music industry. In 2003, along with brothers and business partners Clifton Lewis Jr., Sheldon Lewis, and Christopher Scott, CoryLavel devised a systematic plan to start Lewis Entertainment, LLC. With an album in place, and shows being booked, CoryLavel immerged onto the Los Angeles music scene.
CoryLavel performed at BB Kings Universal City Walk, an event which would became the third highest grossing act of 2005 at that location. CoryLavel has also performed at the Temple Bar in Santa Monica, The Gig in Hollywood, House of Blues Sunset Strip and numerous other venues in the Los Angeles area. With a strong live band backing his vocals, CoryLavel took every show by storm with over 300 attendees and new fans at each appearance.
CoryLavel received a songwriting award for outstanding achievement from Motown Legend, Lamont Dozier. Mr. Dozier complimented CoryLavel by saying, "The kids got a great voice. I don't see how he wouldn't be successful and crush the competition in the R&B market." CoryLavel has been honored with an award for the best independent R&B album of the year by the L.A. Music Awards as well as being placed as a finalist in an International Songwriting Competition.
An in-studio radio interview in 2005 with Steve Harvey of the Steve Harvey morning show on 100.3 The Beat, in Los Angeles would catapult CoryLavel into the spotlight. With the initial spin of his first single "Woman" on the show, and through positive and continued caller support, the single received moderate airplay success in one of the nation's largest radio markets.
CoryLavel would like to work with a diverse range of artists including Jay-Z, Dr. Dre., The Neptunes, Prince, Emenim, R.Kelly, Kanye West, and Ludacris just to name a few. He continues to evolve his work to higher plateaus by evolving his lyrics to be more relevant and sound to be more pristine.Hear the smash hit single "Aint No Love Song" featuring Phizek,see the below link for his number 5 rank in Billboard Magazine! Stay tuned for more from CoryLavel!
2005-CoryLavel releases 1st album ''Like This''
2006-CoryLavel releases 2nd album ''CoryLavel
CoryLavel's single ''Aint no Love song'' gets airplay and peaked at #4 in the Billboard Charts for 12 weeks R&b Singles Sales.