Jerry Alan Martin (born September 11, 1970) is the tenor vocalist for the Kingdom Heirs, the professional Southern Gospel band that performs at Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.
Jerry's hometown is Bladenboro, North Carolina, where he grew up singing locally and started perfecting his vocal skills at a very early age. Previously, Jerry traveled with the award-winning Kingsmen Quartet from 1998 to 2002 and the Dove Brothers from 2002 to 2010, before accepting the tenor position with the Kingdom Heirs.
Jerry has been nominated for numerous Singing News Fan Awards. Nominations including Top 10 Favorite Tenor (19 years), Horizon Individual, Male Vocalist of the Year 2007, Received the Ambassador of Good Will from North Carolina, and has been inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame (2000). Jerry was also awarded Group of the Year 2 consecutive times as apart of the Dove Brothers.
Jerry has been successful on the charts with 15 #1 songs. Three of them he was the featured vocalist. Jerry is the featured vocalist on "You're Not Alone" which was Song of the Year in (1998), "God Sits On High" (2002), and "I Can Pray" which was Song of the Year (2007) as well as Song of the Year for the BMI Christian Music Awards (2009). Jerry records background vocals and also songwriters' demos. He has written songs of his own as well and is a vocal coach. Jerry designs websites and has designed and maintained sites for the Kingsmen, Dove Brothers, Sound Chamber Studios, Martin's Music Online, the Kingdom Heirs as well as others. If you are needing a professional-looking, affordable, and easy to manage website, then give us a call. We would be glad to set up a consultation and discuss a site that is specifically tailored to your needs.
Jerry has extensive recording experience as well as a singer/songwriter himself. He is knowledgeable in Pro Tools and many other programs. Jerry is always striving to produce the best quality recording for the recording artists as well as himself. Jerry is an accomplished vocalist and has performed with some major recording artists touring all across the United States as well as other countries. He has worked as a background vocalist for other studios in his off time from touring. He owns and operates Martins Vocal Academy where he coaches aspiring singers/entertainers and helps build their careers the right way to achieve the most success.
Tabitha Elizabeth Shelton Martin (born September 26, 1971) is a manager at Lexus of Knoxville dealership in Knoxville, Tennessee. Tabitha's managerial skills there, help keep Sound Chamber Studio's and Entertainment running smoothly as well and she is very involved in all of the workings within the studio. From engineering, producing, arranging as well as recording background vocals. Tabitha can sing all forms of music and her range is incredible. Tabitha helps coordinate the Entertainment side of Sound Chamber Studio's and Entertainment and looks forward to helping our clients with their specific needs. She's your "Go-To" lady for your event!
Tabitha has knowledge in Protools and other programs as well. She has recorded and written songs and lends her dynamic vocals to many projects as a background vocalist. Together, Jerry and Tabitha make up a great team for your recording needs and you won't find a friendlier couple that is willing to help you succeed in your goals.
On A Personal Note!
Jerry is married to Tabitha. They were wed in a little chapel in the Smokey Mountains of Pigeon Forge, Tennessee on May 7, 2013. They have two children, Brittney and Eric and grandchildren, Mason Joseph and Avery Elizabeth, and Bandit Alfred Martin, a beautiful Golden Retriever. Both Jerry and Tabitha enjoy singing together as much as they can and they are the owners and operators of Sound Chamber Studios and Entertainment.