4’ 11” Nova Scotia born singer/songwriter/musician Keeley Russell, is best known for her powerhouse vocal performances, bold personality & truthful lyrics. She is an artist with true potential to cross borders as Canada’s next mega pop star.
Keeley has worked with top industry people throughout her musical journey, including the late Rockabilly Hall of Famer Jim Pierce, Marty Dodson & Simon Reid. She has a close working relationship with Calgary’s Industry Person Of the Year 2020, Grant Howarth. Keeley has been regularly working with Grant, since March 2021.
Keeley released her first independent single Losing Game to streaming platforms January 2022. Her single has been featured on The Raven 89.2 Edmonton radio station in January 2022, as well as For McMurray’s Mix radio in February 2022. As of October 2022, she inked her first recording contract under Mike Foss’ Kulinary Records and has subsequently released her debut single Drunk October which now has over 80,000 streams on Spotify. Keeley has since released over 9 singles; Her single “Forever” landed a distribution deal with Howard Rosen Productions, INC and she has also obtained a publishing deal with Calgary’s Royalty Music Publishing Inc.
On September 24, 2023 Keeley took home the Calgary Music Award for Pop Recording of The Year for Drunk October.