Nicknamed the ‘Pocket Rocket’ for her stature, passionate and versatile performing,
Kel-Anne Brandt has been described as a performer with a beautiful voice and dynamic stage presence
Originally from Cessnock in the NSW Hunter Valley Wine Country,
Kel-Anne Brandt made her stage debut at the tender age of three and has gone on to perform and entertain fans both nationally and internationally, including being invited to sing for the Aussie Troops and Federal Police in the Solomons in 2007.
Faced with a life threatening condition in 1997, Kel-Anne realized it was time to make a change and make a success from her career. She gave up her day job to follow her dream of being a country music star.
Kel-Anne has graced our TV screens with appearances as a commercial and TV actor. She appeared on Channel 7’s ‘All Saints’. Featured on Prime TV Show ‘Little Bit of Country’ and she has also performed regularly on ‘Good Morning Australia’ with Bert Newton.
Kel-Anne has recorded one promotional Album, three EP’s plus two Commercial Albums. The 1st Commercial Album was Produced by a Legendary American Producer John Beland which included a duet with Brian Cadd and a National and International Hit with ‘Rodeo Eyes’.
Kel-Anne’s single ‘Somewhere Between Love and Leavin’ became a Top 30 hit in 2001 and she later went on to enjoy a Top 10 Hit on the National Country Charts and Top 30 on the Worldwide Mainstream Chart in 2003 with the single ’Rodeo Eyes’ .
Kel-Anne has been nominated many times for the annual ‘Mo’ Awards for ‘Female Country Performer of the Year’, in addition to nominations in the A.C.E and T.I.A.R.A Awards.
Kel-Anne’s 2nd album ‘I’m A Big Girl Now’ produced by Roger Corbett showcases her versatility as a singer with a great mix of classic country, contemporary and new co-written songs.
The 1st single to be released was ‘Sometimes You Win When You Lose’ this became a Top 10 hit in Australia with the Video Clip playing on CMC.
The 2nd single ‘Top of My List’ duet with Daniel Thompson becoming a number one Hit on the Hot Fm Charts and gaining many award nominations.
In 2010 Kel-Anne had Two Top 10 Hit Singles on the UK Top 40 Country chart with ’My Baby Loves Me’ and ‘Sometimes You Win When You Lose’.
In January 2011 at the ‘Tamworth Country Music Festival’ Kel-Anne Won the Meet‘n’Greet Fans Choice Award for ‘Most Popular Female Independent Artist’.
And in March 2011 Kel-Anne had her 3rd Top 10 Hit in the UK with “Rockin with the Rhythm of the Rain”.
In October 2011 Kel-Anne’s single ‘My Baby Loves Me’ became a Top 20 Hit on the Australian Country Tracks Top 30 Chart.
In November 2011 Kel-Anne Won the Award for ‘Best Country Rock Song’, with her single ‘My Baby Loves Me’ at the Canberra Country Music Awards.
In 2012 Kel-Anne is honoured to have been nominated for another ACE Award and her 10th Mo Award. Kel-Anne has also in October 2012 had her 5th UK Radio Hit ‘Go Away Come Back’.
In 2013 Kel-Anne was honoured to have been nominated for another A.C.E Award alongside Melinda Schneider, Beccy Cole, John Williamson, Troy Cassar – Daly And Adam Brand and her 11th MO’ Award nomination alongside Beccy Cole, Melinda Schneider, McClymonts, Nikki Gillis and Wayne Horsburgh.
In 2014 Kel-Anne had a Hit Single ‘Grandma’ which has charted Worldwide including becoming a #1 Hit on a U.S.A. Country Chart. And her Single ‘Green Door’ became a Top 10 Hit here in Australia.
Kel-Anne also Won the coveted ‘Mo’ Award for the ‘Julie Anthony Female Vocal Performer of the Year!