Cory Ard and Ryann Darling are Colorado based artists who are passionate about creating good music and being a voice of hope to those who feel hopeless in the world.
Ryann has been singing and writing music since she was a young girl and has continued her dream of songwriting, landing music she has contributed to with companies such as Ben & Jerry's and ESPN. Perhaps her most well known song is the wedding song, "I Choose You" that she wrote for her husband and surprised him with on their wedding day. This song boasts over 20 million views on Youtube and has been used around the world in tens of thousands of wedding ceremonies, as well as in the renown Australian play, "Australian Outback Spectacular".
Cory is a rapper, singer, and speaker. After growing up in a lifestyle of gangs, He committed his life to Jesus and began devoting his time and energy to sharing that there is a better way than living the life he came from. Cory's music and message is uplifting and relevant to this generation. Before releasing his first project as a solo artist, Cory was part of a group called City Lights, who's album "From Basement to Skyscrapers" was one of Rapzilla's top 10 most downloaded albums of 2013.
You can catch Cory and Ryann enjoying life in the fresh mountain air of Colorado, traveling around the country, and laughing no matter what life throws their way.
To hear more about their story of walking through Ryann being diagnosed with a chronic illness, visit: www.trialandgrace.com
CONNECT WITH CORY AND RYANN: @coryard & @ryanndarlingmusic