- From Sod, West Virginia.
- He is a tenor singer and bass player (although he can play all the bluegrass instruments).
- Worked with Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver for four years. Wrote several songs recorded by Doyle Lawson including “Light on My Feet, Ready to Fly,” “Sing Me A Song About Jesus,” and others.
- He has his own recording studio.
- Formed the Corey Hensley Band.