Chris Cauley

Chris Cauley

 Utica, Michigan, USA
BandPopSinger/Songwriter

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Biography

*Featured on Season 2 "The Voice" on NBC

*APCA Coffeehouse Artist of the Year 2005 and a finalist 4 consecutive years

*Opened for: Amos Lee, Will Hoge, Edwin McCain, Drivin' and Cryin', Matt Nathanson

Chris Cauley hails from Atlanta, GA and lives and breaths SOUL music. At a young age, Chris was exposed to legends like Earth, Wind, and Fire and Stevie Wonder and from there, his passion for music was born. He began writing songs on his guitar and with the vocal influence of the afore mention influences paired with a guitar, the industry began to take note of his unique sound. Last year, Chris earned millions of new fans on Adam Levine's team on NBC's The Voice.

In 2005, he was the APCA Coffeehouse Artist of the Year his first year on the circuit. Chris then went on the be the #1 music act at every conference he showcased that year. He went on to work with the likes of Matt Nathanson, Amos Lee, 112, and many more. Chris then took a break from college touring after he caught the attention of a few Hollywood heavyweights.

He was invited by Justin Timberlakes team to sit in on a private rehearsal in London with Justin and his band. Chris was then personally invited by writer/producer/director Tyler Perry to join the cast of his stage play Laugh to Keep From Crying on a U.S. tour. The play co-starred Chris as a graduate student who moved to the wrong part of town. This comedic r&b/gospel musical received rave reviews all over the country. Most recently in 2010, Chris was invited to join the international cast of the world renowned Michael Jackson tribute show, Man in the Mirror as a feared vocalist. He spent the entire summer traveling to seven different countries with the show. After traveling the world and rubbing elbows with some of the worlds most respected talents, Chris has returned home to Atlanta to gear up for a new record and make his mark on the college music scene once again.

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Discography

"Wishing Well" EP 2003
"Fish Out of Water" LP 2004

Set List

Chris plays mainly his orginal material off all 3 albums, but also throws in classics from Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Brian McKnight, Otis Redding, Bill Withers and many more of the soulful Motown era artists.