COREY LEGGE - 2024 BIO

Corey Legge plays heartfelt alt-country, blues and rock, drawing influence from growing up amongst the fertile pastures surrounding Bega (NSW). Now based in Wollongong (NSW), Corey has released three albums in three years, resulting in high rotation on ABC Country and a slew of support slots for high profile artists including Fanny Lumsden, Amber Lawrence, Catherine Britt and Ash Grunwald. Corey’s debut single ‘Driving out of Eden’ was shared by the legendary James Taylor, adding to the already considerably large buzz around Corey’s music and live show. Corey’s storytelling and guitar prowess are not to be missed.

Corey’s most popular single ‘I Don’t Know What I’ve Got Myself in For’ peaked at #2 on the Australian Country Radio Charts, while 8 film clips have been added to CMT on Foxtel. Corey’s recent singles ‘What Now?’ and ‘Love You & Leave You’ both cracked the CountryTown Hot 50 chart, while ‘Friday Nights’ cracked 20,000 streams on Spotify in 2 months.

In 2023, Corey recorded with multi-award-winning producer Nash Chambers at Kasey Chambers’ ‘Rabbit Hole Recording Studio’ and toured throughout Europe, with shows in the Netherlands, Germany and Belgium. Corey was also recently a Top 10 finalist in the prestigious 2023 Gympie Music Muster Talent Search. In January 2024, Corey won the Australian Country Music People’s Choice Award for ‘Most Popular Musician or Instrumentalist’ at Tamworth Country Music Festival.

Following on from the highly successful single ‘Friday Nights’, Corey’s new single ‘West Coast’ was released on Friday 12th January 2024. ‘West Coast’ is the 2nd single from Corey’s forthcoming 4th studio album and will be launched with shows in January and February 2024, including performances at Nellijam Music Festival and Tamworth Country Music Festival.

Corey is proudly endorsed by Cole Clark guitars.

‘’A national treasure in the making.’’
Kath Devaney (ABC Country)

Note: Corey’s last name is pronounced ‘Leg’.