Kelly
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Infused with soul and passion, Singer-songwriter Kelly Lang stands outamongst the best. Having graced the stage of the Grand Ole Opry and theRyman Auditorium, Lang has performed with legends of entertainmentspanning all genres of music including Sir Barry Gibb, Ronnie Milsap, MickeyGilley, George Strait, Brenda Lee, George Jones, Loretta Lynn, TG Sheppardand many more. Proving a captivating force to be reckoned with, Lang hasmade numerous appearances on the largest music shows in televisionhistory and her songs can be heard throughout the world.Her story opens on the road with her father, Velton Lang, the road managerof country legend, Conway Twitty. This is when country music began to takea hold of Lang’s heart.She recorded her first Billboard single, ‘Lady, Lady’ at the age of 15. Itcaught the attention of the newly formed CMT network. They reached out toLang requesting her to film a video of ‘Lady, Lady’ at their expense, and itsubsequently became one of the first videos played on the new network.Lang's teen years found her on the edge of a breakthrough to major stardomwhile appearing regularly on Nashville’s well known ‘Ralph Emery MorningShow’ and TNN’s ‘Nashville Now.’ In addition, Lang received nationalattention as a frequent guest on ‘Music City Tonight’, with Crook & Chase.Bringing her rare distinguished vocal style to the finals of ‘Star Search’, shegenerated great recognition from mainstream audiences.She works relentlessly balancing a busy career as a performing artist,accomplished songwriter and producer. A few of Lang’s songs have beenfeatured in the movie ‘The Deal’, starring Burt Reynolds and have beenrecorded by artists such as Lorrie Morgan, Jerry Lee Lewis, Crystal Gayle,George Jones, B.J. Thomas, TG Sheppard, The Oak Ridge Boys and RickySkaggs.Lang, a prolific songwriter and sultry vocalist has often been compared tolegendary artist, KT Oslin. She’s a triple threat as she not only writes mostof her own material, sings with such deep emotion, but has also producedevery album during her career.Lang released her third studio album, ‘11:11’ in 2011, which gathered highcritical acclaim. The single and video for her popular breakup anthem “I'mDone” has received nearly 250,000 YouTube hits. Her fourth studio album,‘Shades Of K’, a compilation of love songs, was released in April 2013. Thatsame year Lang teamed up with husband and country superstar, TGSheppard for the creation of the album, ‘Iconic Duets,’ which featured someof the greatest duets of all time, and gained rave reviews. She released‘Throwback’ in March 2016 which featured duets with superstars such asDame Olivia Newton-John, Lee Greenwood and Paul Shaffer of ‘The LateShow’ with David Letterman.’ In October 2017, she put together an albumentirely of self-penned songs titled ‘Obsession.’ While shedding light on anemotional side, Lang allowed every listener an unguarded look, revealingbits and pieces of her life. In the spring of 2020, Lang re-released herchildren’s album ‘Lullaby Country,’ which was originally sold at CrackerBarrel stores nationwide.As part of a national campaign, her voice and writing skills can be heard ontelevision with her song “I’m Not Going Anywhere” throughout the UnitedStates as the official anthem for Ascension Hospital’s television commercial.As an inductee into the North American Country Music Hall Of Fame, Lang'scareer continues to grow at a rapid pace. She was invited by Sir Barry Gibbof the Bee Gees to perform "Islands In The Stream" in honor of KennyRogers induction into the Country Music Hall Of Fame as well as the GrandOle Opry.Lang, an accomplished oil painter, has portraits that can be seen in thehomes of Oprah Winfrey, Sir Barry Gibb, Dame Olivia Newton-John, Larrythe Cable Guy and Justin Timberlake’s parents. To view some of herpaintings, visit here.A 16 year breast cancer survivor, Lang lives each day with great enthusiasmand appreciation for life.“I wasn’t given the greatest news, in fact I could have looked at it as mydeath sentence. Instead, I chose to see it as my ‘life sentence’ and began tolive my life much more courageously. I sang louder, wrote more boldly, anddreamed much bigger,” the artist remarks.While enduring cancer, Lang turned to humor in order to help lift her spiritsand show the world that laughter is the best medicine. She created thecomedic character named, XOXO who knew no limits or boundaries when itcame to chasing her dreams. She packed her trailer and moved to Nashville,parking it about a mile from the Grand Ole Opry so she would always beclose in case the Opry would ever need her. XOXO made her nationaltelevision debut on TBN’s ‘Huckabee’ in 2018.With the creation of multiple melodic masterpieces, Lang provides adesirable balance of intriguing emotions that help untangle troubled hearts.Audiences of all ages come to witness the museum of musical charm that isKelly Lang; featuring her current album ‘Old Soul’ as the latest exhibit. Langwas surprised live on ‘Huckabee’ with her induction into the Oklahoma MusicHall of Fame as well an Oklahoma City proclamation declaring September 18as Kelly Lang Day. She is currently in the studio working on new music!