Cory grew up playing drums and percussion in church. He has a love for all music and some of his favorite drummers are Neil Peart, John Bonham, Rich Redmond, and Steve Jordan. Cory has played drums all over the southeast at churches and festivals with contemporary Christian group The Morning Watch for the past 6 years. He is currently touring with Nashville based singer songwriter, Justin Dukes. Justin was the 2015 Georgia Country Male Artist of the year. He has opened for artists like Justin Moore, Vince Gill, Shenandoah, Luke Combs and many more.