Kori Withers Biography
A native of United States, Kori Withers is an American singer-songwriter who is best known as the daughter of the late American singer Bill Withers and his wife, Marcia Withers. Kori attended Columbia University where she graduated with a degree in English. She later received a Masters of Fine Arts from NYU’s Tish School of the Arts.
Bill Withers, was an American singer-songwriter and musician who performed and recorded from 1970 until 1985. Withers recorded several major hits, including “Ain’t No Sunshine” (1971), “Grandma’s Hands” (1971), “Use Me” (1972), “Lean on Me” (1972), “Lovely Day” (1977), as well as “Just the Two of Us” (1980).
He won three Grammy Awards and was nominated for six more. Withers’s life was the subject of the 2009 documentary film Still Bill. Withers was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2015.
Kori Withers Age
Withers is around 40’s years old as of 2022, she was born around 1980, in the United States of America. We will update this section once this information is available.
Kori Withers Height
Withers stands at an average height. There is, however, no detailed information about his height, weight, and body measurements. We will update this section once this information is available.
Kori Withers Parents
Kori is the daughter of the later American singer and songwriter, Bill Withers and Marcia Withers. She is the granddaughter of Mattie Rose Withers along with William Harrison Withers Sr. Kori has one sibling, an elder brother, Todd Withers.
Marcia Johnson the mother of Kori and Todd was a married woman to her husband an American singer-songwriter and musician Bill Withers since 1976, Bill was previously married to actress Denise Nicholas in 1973, during her stint on the sitcom Room 222. The couple made headlines following reports of domestic violence. They divorced in the year 1974.
Kori Withers Husband
Withers is married to her beloved husband Adam. The couple celebrated their nuptials in the year 2019. Withers and her husband Adam first met at Columbia University in the fall of 1997, and twenty years later, they fell in love!
During their wedding ceremony, Withers performed her wedding vows to her husband Adam in the form of a heartfelt song, and another emotional moment was watching Mr. Withers walk Kori down the aisle. The wedding was held at The London West Hollywood, located right off the Sunset Strip with spectacular views of the Los Angeles skyline.
Kori Withers’s Father Bill Wither’s Death
Kori’s father Bill, died on April 3, 2020, at the age of 81 years. The family issued a statement that said; ” “We are devastated by the loss of our beloved, devoted husband and father. A solitary man with a heart-driven to connect to the world at large, with his poetry as well as music, he spoke honestly to people and connected them to each other.
“As private a life as he lived close to intimate family and friends, his music forever belongs to the world. In this difficult time, we pray his music offers comfort and entertainment as fans hold tight to loved ones.”
Kori Withers Net Worth
Kori has an estimated net worth of $1 million – $5 million dollars as of 2022.
Kori Withers Music
Kori like his father follows in her father’s musical career. Most fans of Bill Withers probably have not heard the music of his daughter’s music. The talented songstress takes her legacy head-on with her new single, an interpretation of her father’s classic number, “Ain’t No Sunshine.”
As Kori says, “I always fantasized about going to New York to find my voice.” The disc was produced by Grammy-winner Scott Jacoby at his Ausonia Studios in Manhattan.
Kori Withers Songs
- Lovely Day
Hoot · 2006
- Blue Blues
- Watch You Sleeping
Sound the Alarm · 2013
- Ain’t No Sunshine
Ain’t No Sunshine · 2018