Writer, producer, musician, and now gospel artist Phillip Bryant will join us this Saturday for the 14th annual Unity in the Community Day outdoor music festival. Listen as he talks with Melissa about being back home.
Phillip Bryant grew up singing and playing instruments in the church. As the son of a preacher, The Fayetteville, North Carolina native clearly understands gospel music and has been singing as far back as he can remember. At 19 he signed with a production company where he wrote and produced songs for various R&B and gospel artists. Byrant has worked with Dave Hollister, John P. Kee, Kelly Price, Fantasia, Mary J. Blige, Coko Clemons, Out of Eden, Anthony Hamilton, Trinitee 5:7, CeCe Winans and many more. The Stellar Award nominee also served as a road musician and musical director for various bands and acts. At only 17, Bryant received two Dove Awards (“Song of the Year” and “Urban Album of the Year”) for Out of Eden’s album “This Is Your Life”.