Cori Thomas is a man with undeniable talent. In a world where technology masks the imperfections of our beloved talent, Cori is a natural triple threat that yields not only a tremendous raw vocal power, but the ability to harmonize effortlessly, write prolific lyrics in almost any genre of music, & knows how to make sure his music is properly interpreted by conducting and recording the artists that demo his music.
All those that work with Cori say he’s an artist’s dream collaborator on a project. “The Closer” is the nickname coined to describe what happens when he is given an instrumental. Producers are confident that Cori “The Closer” Thomas will turn their track into a complete masterpiece, shutting down all the competition, leaving nothing left but victory; another timeless masterpiece to bless the world population with. Artists are certain that he will bring out the best in their vocal abilities and turn over hits for their project.
Most are shocked to discover he has not been formally trained with his God given talent. Although also blessed with charm, a deep sincere smile, hazel eyes, and a strong solid frame; Cori is bashful and strays away from the spotlight, hoping that his ability to bring any song to life can speak for him. He enjoys working behind the scenes and is highly respected by his peers for his incredible work ethic. “When you put Cori behind a microphone and board in the studio, he only gets up for nature’s calls. We need to check on him cause he eats, sleeps, and drinks his music,” says his manager V. Dodson.
A Georgia native, from the city of Atlanta, Cori is fortunate to work with the music industry’s elite. With a roster of some of R&B’s greatest crooners (Jaheim, Joe, Dru Hill, Q of 112,Tony Sunshine), Cori is now delving deeply into pop and country music, although still making his beloved R&B ballads. It is impossible to live in Black Hollywood without also having a deep passion for hip-hop. Cori loves working with hip hop artists and specifically enjoys singing on their hooks and providing backgrounds for their lyrics. Ask any rapper, and they’ll tell you Cori adds that extra spice!
Influenced by everyone from the legendary Temptations to the melodically brilliant Brandy, to the vocal stylings of Axel Rose, and the soaring harmonies of Rascal Flatts; Cori’s musical productions show that he has been paying close attention to the trends of pop culture for a couple of decades now. An authentic musical genius, one cannot casually listen to a Cori masterpiece, they become involved.