Kurleigh was born in Guyana, and studied Computer Science and Music. Many in his family are music teachers and choir directors.
Kurleigh was born in Georgetown Guyana. He studied piano performance at the Brooklyn Conservatory at CUNY Brooklyn College. In addition to playing piano, he also enjoys playing the organ and steel drums. He also does music composition, arrangement, transcription and general post-recording production. Outside of music, Kurleigh enjoys high-intensity workouts.