Terrell Taylor is very versatile, not only is he a producer, composer, and arranger, he also holds two degrees one in music (BA) and one in theology (M. Div.). Aside from that he is set to release “He Is Good: The Live Experience” nationwide on August 7, 2012.
Taylor was born and raised in Reno, Nevada and grew up with a family of musicians. His father played the organ and his mother and sister sang, and his older brother played the drums. At the age of 5 Terrell developed an interest in the piano, and began playing for local churches at age 12. While he was just in junior high school, Terrell played the tenor sax for the concert and jazz bands.
In 1984, he received honors, was named in the Academic All-American Scholar Program, and was also a principal character for “Great Year”, a national commercial for McDonald’s which aired for five years consecutively in the U.S. and Canada.
With too many names to list, Terrell has performed with some of the greatest singers and musicians gospel has to offer, such as Donnie McClurkin, Israel Houghton, Aaron Lindsey, and Kim Burrell just to name a few. He has also appeared on TBN, TV 57, and many other broadcast mediums. Alongside the many people he has performed with, he has played for and/or sang for countless churches, choirs, groups and jazz bands.
Taylor has released several independent projects, “Youth on Fire (1989 – Contemporary Christian), “Sozo (1999 – Piano Instrumental), “Overcomers By the Blood” (2003 – Youth Urban Praise and Worship), “I See Nations” (2004 – Praise and Worship Pre-Release), “Keys of Life” (2005 – Piano Instrumental), and a full length live praise and worship recording “Let Us Worship: The Live Experience” (December 2007).
Besides his own independent projects he has done, he has produced and/or arranged several other independent projects, with one being nationally distributed on Mustard Seed Records. He is a prolific songwriter and has written/co-written over 200 songs with several nationally released songs (Mustard Seed Records “The Wynns” 1994, Atlantic/Azusa Music Group “Azusa Praise” 2000).
Terrell Taylor’s “He Is Good: The Live Experience” showcasing a powerful musical journey, celebrating the goodness of God, set to deliver nationwide August 7, 2012 by TNT Ministries Inc., in conjunction with Central South Distribution.
In addition to being an impressive singer/songwriter and producer, Taylor is the Music and Fine Arts Consultant at The Bridge Church International, president of T.N.T. Ministries Inc., and founder of Upper Room Productions (a music production company).
Taylor is a musician who knows diversity and communicates his art by way of his heart. He is a modern minstrel and psalmist, anointed with the Holy Spirit to bring healing and restoration too many generations.
For more information please visit www.terrelltaylor.com
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Author: Kay Ann (@KayAnn_G), social media strategist, blogger, lover of gospel music