Efficacy Episode 89 features Memphis singer/songwriter soul man The Tim Terry Experience. If Soul is dead, then the solution is Tim Terry. A native of Memphis, Tennessee, whose musical influences were Rhythm and Blues' disciples of Soul, Donny Hathaway, Marvin Gaye, Willie Hutch, Al Green and Isaac Hayes. Their spirits led a young Tim Terry into the river's bank to be baptized in funk and chosen to spread the gospel of soul revival. In an industry where talent is not appreciated or respected, Tim Terry is determined to bring the honesty and purity of music back from the dead. "Music can be political and moving without celebrating hate." His music transcends musical boundaries and ethic regions and does not forget to honor love.
Tim Terry's humble beginnings as an artist were recognized in the church, which soon led him to become a major force in the gospel industry. Accompanying such respected artists as Bobby Jones and New Life, The Music City Mass Choir and featured appearances on the Trinity Broadcasting Network and The Dove Awards.
As a singer, songwriter, and producer, this prolific artist made a smooth transition into the rhythm and soul arena. His talents were evident and in demand. Having toured with such artists as George Duke, Kirk Whalum and Cameo. endowed him with the grass roots to found his own production company, T. Terry Productions, where he has assisted other artists in perfecting their musical abilities. He is currently featured on Nick Cannon's album on the song "My Rib." His current project, "The Tim Terry Experience," embodies a multitude of musical influences and journeys through the pains of life and love through song.
Catch him making his debut at SOL VILLAGE on Wednesday, November 16th.