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His style has been known to be a mix of Jack Johnson and Maroon 5 with added hip-hop sensibilities. His occasional freestyle raps in songs make for a fun and unforgettable experience, his good looks never hurt either!


Kelley James is a California native that is kicking off his musical career with a bang. The rising LA star has already sang with many musical artists, some like Sara Barelilles, Jason Derulo and Mike Posner. His musical talent already has filled up LA venues such as Avalon, El Rey, Key Club and Roxy. Kelley has also landed multiple tours around the mid-west singing to over 100 sororities and many universities across the country as well. 

Kelley’s voice expresses the emotional lyrics which truly makes for awesome music to blast in the car. His funny personality is unmistakable on Twitter and songs like “Perfect to me,” really shows that his music is much more than a passion. The quick-witted lyrics, acoustic guitars, hip-hop beats, and freestyle flows have landed him a strong connection to fans across the country and media alike.


Kelley has released two full-length records with his debut album, “In a City That Has No Name,” in 2007 and three additional EP’s. 

The unique style of Kelley’s music has attracted corporate partners such as Honda, Muscle Milk, Oakley and Vans. He’s also played for many events that premiere brands like Ducati, Google, The Phoenix Suns, Red Bull, Ryan Sheckler Foundation and Zumiez. 

Do not miss your chance to see this wonderful singer live on March 2 and 3 at the Living Room Live at W Scottsdale. Kelley will also visit Lake Havasu for spring break in mid-March. 

For more information, follow Kelley James on Twitter @YourBoyKJ, or visit his website for upcoming shows at http://kelleyjames.com