A Rising Star with a Bright Future
- Name: Tori Kelly
- Age: 30 (born December 14, 1992)
- Occupation: Singer-songwriter, actress
- Genres: Pop, R&B, soul
- Instruments: Vocals, guitar, piano, drums
- Awards and nominations: 2 Grammy Awards, 7 American Music Awards, 1 Billboard Music Award
- Notable songs: “Nobody Love,” “Roar,” “Unbreakable Smile,” “Love Like This,” “When I Was Your Man”
- Other works: Voice acting in the films “Sing” and “Sing 2”
- Personal life: Married to André Murillo since 2018; has one son
She is of Irish, Jamaican, and Puerto Rican ancestry.
When she was 3 years old, she began singing.
At age 12, she mastered the drums, and at age 15 she mastered the piano and guitar.
In 2010, she competed on American Idol’s ninth season.
2012, she published Handmade Songs by Tori Kelly, her debut EP.
Unbreakable Smile, her debut studio album, was a commercial success when it was released in 2015.
Additionally to 5 Billboard Music Awards and 2 American Music Awards, she has won 3 Grammy Awards.
In total, she has received 10 Grammy Award nominations.
The woman has worked with musicians like Common, John Legend, and Ed Sheeran.
Being a Christian, her songwriting is influenced by her religion.
She is wed to André Murillo, and the two of them have a son.
Kelly Hospitalized After Passing Out at LA Restaurant
On July 15, 2023, Tori Kelly collapsed in a Los Angeles restaurant and was taken to the hospital. According to reports, the singer was brought by ambulance to the hospital and later released. Kelly has now reassured supporters that she is doing well despite the fact that the cause of her fainting spell is unknown.
Kelly reportedly passed out while out to eat with friends when she suddenly felt dizzy. Tori Kelly was transported to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and treated for dehydration. She was discharged from the hospital the following day and is now resting at home.
I’m so appreciative for the love and support I’ve received over the last few days, Kelly stated in a message to her admirers. I’m doing fine, and I can’t wait to resume my regular schedule.
Upcoming Album of Kelly…,
- Title: tori
- Release date: July 28, 2023
- Genre: Pop, R&B, gospel
- Number of tracks: 12
- Singles: “missin u”, “Daydream”
The album has received positive reviews from critics, with many praising Kelly’s vocals and songwriting.
This has a score of 77 out of 100 on Metacritic, based on 9 reviews.
Rolling Stone gave the album 4 out of 5 stars, calling it “a personal and reflective album that showcases Kelly’s stunning vocals.”
Billboard called the album “a stunning collection of songs that showcase Kelly’s incredible talent.”
Tori Kelly’s most notable achievements
Won 3 Grammy Awards: Best New Artist, Best Gospel Album (for “Hiding Place”), and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance (for “Say It”) in 2016.
5 Billboard Music Awards: Top New Artist, Top Female Artist, Top R&B Albums Artist, Top R&B Album (for “Unbreakable Smile”), and Top Christian Album (for “Hiding Place”) in 2016.
2 American Music Awards: Favorite New Artist and Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist in 2016.
Has sold over 10 million albums worldwide.
It has received over 10 billion Spotify streams.
She is a social media celebrity with more than 10 million Instagram followers. is a philanthropist who has collaborated with organisations including the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Trevor Project.