Victoria Loren "Tori" Kelly (born December 14, 1992) is an American singer and songwriter. She won America's Most Talented Kids in 2004. In 2010, she was on American Idol. She was not chosen as one of the final twenty-four contestants. On January 21, 2012, Kelly put a video on her YouTube channel of her singing "Thinkin Bout You" by Frank Ocean. A lot of people watched it. It now has over 17 million views. In May 2012, she released her first extended play Handmade Songs. Her manager is Scooter Braun. On November 1, 2013, Kelly sang at Ed Sheeran's concert at New York's Madison Square Garden. In an interview with BBC, Kelly said that Sheeran is "a really close friend". They have written a song together.
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- Tori Kelly (21 January 2012). "Thinkin Bout You (Acoustic/Beatbox Cover) - Tori Kelly & Angie Girl" – via YouTube.
- Butterly, Amelia (18 September 2013). "Tori Kelly: I'm working with Pharrell and Ed Sheeran".