Singer, songwriter Tyler Williams, born in central Ohio, is a young man with big dreams that started when he was just 2 years old. By the time he was 4, he began playing piano attracting the attention of everyone around him. Although Williams was born with Cerebral Palsy and became blind at infancy, he remained determined in his pursuit of becoming an entertainer despite the obstacles.
Over the years, Tyler has been diligently studying and performing every chance he gets to refine his skills, including performances with some of his heroes such as the legendary Tony Rice, Lonesome River Band, and Balsam Range. One of the most recent accomplishments of this young artist is his Bachelor’s Degree major in Broadcasting and minor in Bluegrass, which he graduated with honors from East Tennessee State University.
His hard work has been supported by a powerful voice and original style that is often talked about throughout the industry. Tyler has assembled a talented band applying all the knowledge he has gained throughout his journey and is well on his way to taking his career as an entertainer all the way.
Tyler and the Band will be performing a showcase down at SPBGMA, with guest banjo player Steve Wilson of Wilson Banjo Co., on February 6th, or you can catch them at Fletcher Feed & Seed on February 12th. If you would like more information or to book the Tyler Williams Band, please contact Wilson Pickins Bluegrass Promotions at 864-359-7999.