Brian Kelly rose to fame as an American musician, as well as a member of the Nashville-based bro-country duo Florida Georgia Line. His group;s debut album, Here;s to the Good Times, was released in 2012 and peaked at number one on the US Country Music Chart. The group was also named the Vocal Duo of the Year at the 2014 CMA Awards.
Kelly is from Ormond Beach and enjoyed playing sports and music growing up. When he was in his teens, his sister began to introduce him to country artists by playing him tapes on the way to the beach in exchange for Kelley washing her car. Later, he moved to Nashville to go to school and play baseball at Belmont University, where he met
Tyler Hubbard, the other member of Florida Georgia Line.
On December 16, 2013, Kelley married his longtime girlfriend, Brittney Marie Cole. Since he and Hubbard started their own company Tree Vibez Music, they have signed writer Jordan Schmidt, writer Jimmie Deeghan, and writer/artist
- The meaning of the name Kelley: Bright-headed