Courtney Cotter King was born with a piano as an appendage, and is inevitably attached to the keys.
A raw talent, with smooth vocals and lyrics beyond her years, Courtney commands a room with merit for listening. Courtney’s artistry at the piano drives her blue eyed soul, alternative singer songwriter genre.
Of her unique sound, Marmoset Music Publishing said, “Piano-driven arrangements informed by classical and jazz come off effortlessly, evoking both early 70s Stevie Wonder and 90s Tori Amos. Smart, soulful and surprising, Courtney's tunes easily marry sound with story.”
Courtney has been asked to perform covers and originals in different states for events, such as; weddings, wineries, house concerts, street events, restaurants, shows and festivals. She has performed with a long list of artists including, Meghan Trainor, Melanie Safka, Courtney Marie Andrews, Dia Frampton, Us the Duo, and Belle Jewel.
Some of Courtney’s accomplishments, include:
Giving back through charity events and starting a lyric contest to motivate students to write (put the winning lyrics to original songs) Signing her Rooftops Album with Fervor Records Listing latest music on publishers roster with Marmoset Music Placements in film & TV Being featured in Old Navy’s International Playlist Writing requested custom songs Being a finalist in DSE Write With a Hit Maker Contest Receiving a Scholarship to Berklee College of Music Winning radio contests Winning Best of 2017 Award on Gigmasters and rated 5 stars
Her works of over 100 songs include; Fervor Records release "Rooftops", independently released “Home I Roam” and singles, "For the Better" dedicated to parents of children with special needs, “I believe in Santa Claus”, “Stowaway”, and “Scared of the Dark”.
Courtney has said, “I always try to have purpose in my lyric writing and I always want to have it be a source of inspiration. There’s a saying, “true artists inspire art”… and that’s what I want to do, I want to inspire others to be happy through my music. I feel like it’s something I was meant to do here on earth.”
Adele Make You Feel My Love Al Green Let's Stay Together AlessiA cara Here Amy Winehouse Valerie Amy Winehouse Rehab Angus & Julia Stone Big Jet Plane Aretha Franklin You Send Me Avicii Ten More Days Badfinger No matter what Bee Gees Inside and Out Beta Radio White Fawn Billy Joel Vienna Billy Joel Piano Man Bob dylan Don't think twice its alright Bobby Darin Beyond The Sea Bon Iver Helocene Brad Paisley Then Brandi Carlile Heart's Content Bruno Mars Uptown Funk Buddy Holly Everyday Cake Love You Madly Carly simon You're so vain Carole King It's Too Late Carole King I Feel The Earth Move Carole King So Far Away Cat Power Sea Of LOve Cat stevens Peace train Chicago Saturday in the park Chicago Color my world Chordettes Mr. Sandman Chris Stapleton Tennessee Whiskey Christina perri A thousand years Coldplay Sparks Corrine Bailey rae Put your records on David bowe Changes Dawes Love Is all I Am Dean Martin Sway Dean martin Ain't that a kick in the head Donna Lewis I love You Always Forever Dr. Dog The Breeze Earth wind and fire Shining star Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros That's Whats UP Electric Light Orchestra Mr. Blue Sky Elizabeth & the catapult Taller children Ella Fitzgerald Dream a little Dream Ella Fitzgerald Its only a paper moon Elle king The ex's & oh's Elton John Your Song Elvis presley Can't help falling in love with you Eric clapton Layla Etta James At LAst Feist Mushaboom Feist My Moon My Man Feist 1234 Fiona Apple Anything We Want Fiona Apple Every Single Night Fiona apple Valentine Fleet Foxes White Winter Hymnal Frank Sinatra Fly Me to The Moon Frank Sinatra Strangers In The Night Fred Astaire Puttin' On The Ritz Gavin Degraw More than Anyone Gerry & the pacemakers Ferry across the mersey Gnarles barkley Crazy Graham colton Hold onto my heart Grizzly Bear Two Weeks Guns n roses Sweet child o mine Haim Falling Harry Nilsson The Puppy Song Harry nilsson I guess the lord must be in New York city Hozier LIke Real People Do Imagine Dragons On Top Of the World Imagine Dragons Radioactive Imagine Dragons Thunder INgrid Michaelson Breakable James Taylor You've Got a Friend James taylor Fire and rain James taylor How sweet it is to be loved by you Jenny Owen Youngs Here is a Heart Jim croce Bad bad Leroy brown Jimi Hendrix Bold As Love jimi Rogers Honeycomb John legend All of me John Mayer A Face To Call Home John Mayer You're Gonna Live Forever In Me Jonas alaska In the backseat JOni Mitchell BIg Yellow Taxi Kansas Carry On Wayward Son Kimbra NObody But You Kimbra Miracle Lee Brice I don't dance Lenny Kravitz Let Love Rule Lorde Royals Louis Armstrong La Via En Rose LOuis Armstrong A Kiss To build a Dream On LOuis Armstrong I'm Crazy 'Bout my Baby LOuis Arstrong What a Wonderful World Madeleine Peyroux Don't Wait too Long Madeleine Peyroux The Summer Wind Madeleine peyroux Dance me to the end of love Marian Hill I Want You Maroon 5 Misery Martha reeves Heat wave Marvin Gaye Ain't No Mountain High Enough Meghan trainor Me too Melanie Brand New Key MGMT Electric Feel MGMT Kids Michael Buble The Way you Look TOnight Michael Jackson Love Never Felt So Good Michael Jackson P.Y.T Nat King Cole Unforgettable Natalie Cole This Will Be Nellie Mckay Ding Dong Neon trees Everybody talks Nick drake One of these things first Nina Simone My Baby Just Cares For Me Norah Jones Turn Me On Norah Jones Come Away With Me NOrah Jones The Nearness Of You Norah jones One flight down Paul Simon Kodachrome Peter Frampton Baby I Love Your Way Pharrell Williams Happy Portugal. The Man Feel It Still Queen You're my best friend Queen Good old fashioned lover boy Rachael Yamagata 1963 Randy Newman Feels LIke Home Ray Charles Hallelujah I just love him so Ray Lamontagne You Are the Best Thing Ray Lamontagne Let It Be Me Redbone Come and Get Your LOve Regina Spektor Real Love Regina spektor The calculation Robin Thicke Blurred Lines Sam Smith I'm Not The Only One Sia Be good to me Sleeping at Last Turning Page Sly & The Family Stone If you Want me To Stay Smokey robinson Cruisin' Stevie Wonder Knocks Me Off My Feet Stevie Wonder You are the sunshine of My life Stevie Wonder Ebony Eyes Stevie wonder Don't worry bout a thing The Beach Boys God Only Knows The beatles Let it be The BEatles In My LIfe The Beatles Lady Madonna The Beatles Penny Lane The Bee Gees You Stepped Into My Life The black keys Everlasting light The Capitols Cool Jerk THe Cardigans LOvefool The clovers Love potion no. 9 The Darkness I believe iN a Thing Called Love The Lumineers Flowers In your hair The MOnkees DayDream Believer The tallest man on earth To just grow away The Temptations The Way You Do The Things You Do The Turtles Happy Together Tim McGraw My Old Friend Tom Jones Its Not Unusual Tori Amos Mr. Zebra Van Morrison Into The Mystic Virtual Insanity Jamiroqui Yael Naim Come Home
Musically, she is a triple threat: an excellent pianist, exceptional vocalist and extraordinary songwriter. She commands a deep understanding of how to emote via all three. -Fervor Records CEO David Hilker