Kory Kane is a multi-talented rapper who is the voice of a generation. A fearless wordsmith who isn’t afraid to break the norms and push the boundaries of possibility. Born and raised in Cleveland, his drive, focus, and tenacity have led him to become a relentless and emerging force in the independent hip-hop circuit. Kory Kane is making music that is driven by a desire to motivate, inspire, and tell his story his way
Also known as OG Daddy and Master of Miracles he grew up as a musically inclined child. Inspired by his father, a singer and a writer, he quickly established music as the vehicle by which he could express himself and was even part of a rap group at the tender age of 13. His early years were successful as the group competed in MTV MC battles and The Coca-Cola true talent tour which Kory and his group won and this garnered them a performance in California at Magic Johnson’s Event.
Over the years he has overcome adversity and turbulence including incarceration and loss. He articulated his pain into music and turned his life around. Now he imparts valuable life lessons in his lyrics and the impact of his music can be likened to a life coach stitching bars together on the most innovative beats. He uses his experiences and musical acumen to create a unique sound. Kory Kane cites icons such as John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Muddy Waters, Sam Cooke, Teddy Pendergrass, Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson as well as Sade, BONE, Tupac, Ice Cube, UGK, Drake, Master P, and Nipsey Hussle as pivotal influences in his music. He is also an avid admirer of Bach and Beethoven as well as EDM. This all culminates in Kory Kane producing an enjoyable, and easygoing musical experience that is authentic and grounded in reality. His overarching ambition is to make music that has a fun and creative edge. He also wants to impact lives through his music and to create a legacy that’s different unique and memorable.
He is the founder of FREE BALLIN RECORDS an independent record label that seeks to break cycles and dispel social norms that no longer work in today’s industry as well as to help artists and people to feel free. Kory Kane has multiple projects in his repertoire. His most notable projects include his debut single dubbed “Opulent Opera” a lyrical masterpiece that has garnered plaudits as well as an EP titled “Butter Rabbit” that was released in 2020 in the wake of the pandemic and quarantine. The EP also addressed all of the unjust killings and racism that people of color face in the US. Kory added his voice to the revolution and this encapsulates who he is as a person and an artist. His latest single is titled “Butterfly” and it is a song about trusting the process as well as transformations and allowing your instincts to guide you. The single explores various themes by delving deeper into the emotions that surround change. He will be releasing more music that will showcase his innovative musical ideas as well as highlight his passion and love for music as an art form. The talented rapper’s music is a new wave and new formula