Klout Tastermaker, Corey Andrew wears many hats; among them –Billboard Breakout recording artist, advertising copywriter, and social media savvy brand buzz builder. His music been licensed to special marketing projects for iconic fashion brand Fendi, legendary Jimmy Z's luxury night Club in Monaco, Buddha Bar and over 100 successful dance music compilations from top labels such as Sony, EMI, Kontor, Hed Kandi, Ministry of Sound, Housesessions, Milk & Sugar and more. Such accomplishments and exposure helped to create a buzz that drew the attention of Holland’s Cloud 9 Music Publishing – a division of the mega music brand Armada Music. Corey signed a co-publishing admin deal with Cloud 9 in 2009 joining a stellar roster that includes superstars such as Markus Schultz, Armin Van Buuren and Kaskade.
With Corey’s own star rising, he was soon presented with the opportunity to write for other artists – something he is as equally passionate about. A few highlights from his songwriting credits include lyrics for top international clients such as Latvian pop princess, Ella (Universal Records), DeLuka & Lydianne (Suka Records), Monte Carlo based mega club Jimmy’z) and he scored his first certified gold record credit for his lyrics on “Alone in the crowd”. The song was co-written with the Italian based songwriting team Gabesco Music and recorded by Belgian Idol winner Natalia for her 2013 album Overdrive (Universal Records Belgium). This fall Corey’s song “It’s Gonna be Alright” was licensed for an episode of the CBS daytime soap opera, The Young & The Restless (Air date Sept 23rd).
In addition to his musical accomplishments, in 2012 Corey earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Media Arts and landed a position as Senior Writer for an international fitness/lifestyle brand. After 2 years he was recently promoted to Manager of Copy all the while in his free time writing his pop culture column: “Corey’s Corner” (which appears bi-monthly in the popular Fit Figures Magazine).
Check out Corey’s nightlife video blog, “The Core Factor TV. On YouTube!