Torica Cornelius, known simply as Torica, is a singer/songwriter, born and raised in Columbia, SC. As a child, Torica spent years nurturing her passion for writing and singing, while developing the ability to capture the attention of others through her personality and voice.
In pursuit of a career in music, Torica headed to Atlanta, where in 2002, she landed a collaboration with Geffen/MCA Records artist, Field Mob, on their hit single, Sick of Being Lonely.After spending weeks on the Billboard charts & receiving her first RIAA Gold certification, Torica went on to perform on national stages, like Jimmy Kimmel Live & Soul Train. You couldn’t turn on MTV, BET, or VH1 without hearing the catchy radio single or seeing the music video.
It’s very few people who can say they are Grammy-Nominated without ever having a record deal, but Torica can. She began to emerge as a songwriter, penning songs for Snoop Dogg, Polow Da Don, Rick Ross, Jazze Pha, and many more of music’s biggest names.
Torica currently released her AOne Music Group studio album, A Beautiful Mess. She’s on a mission to make sure the whole world hears her groundbreaking music. Torica’s sound is best described as familiar R&B that you’ve never heard before.
She recently inked a creative partnership with platinum producer AOne for his imprint AOne Music Group and she currently divides her time between her Atlanta and New York homes, writing for other artists while gearing up to step out of the booth and into the spotlight. She’s currently working with Amadeus (Justin Bieber), The Ambassadorz (Usher, PCD), The Klasix (Joe Budden, Kat Deluna), First Born (Nicki Minaj), and Young Yonny (Trey Songz).
Wow and wow, looking forward to seeing Torica blow up and come visit Africa ! Riiight!!?
Make sure to check out her latest video and more from her on www.youtube.com/toricamusic