Orlando, Fl-Mac Law Music, BMI is proud to introduce Ty Hannah. He was born in the City of Sumter in South Carolina, where his love for music stemmed. He began doing talent shows at area churches and schools in and around his home town. Ty brought together a quartet named “The Sons of Harmony” where they collectively chose him as lead vocalist. They performed at many talent shows and competitions. After high school he moved to Minnesota to continue his education in the music field. While there, he joined a trio group and recorded with experienced producer such as James “Poppa” Guer former guitarist of “The Time“. He also promoted and toured with R&B Badboyz V.I.P of Minneapolis,MN, accompanied showings with Soul Brothers “Ruff Endz” formerlly of Epic/Sony, with these affiliations this taught him about the music business, more than he ever imagined. While Ty Hannah, obtaining his broadcast Journalism Degree at Brown College, Mendota Heights ,MN he began to De jay at “Club Tropix” in downtown Minneapolis with Eric James and obtained notoriety at this club as a rising entertainment genius. After establishing himself at the club as a DJ, Ty began working and developing himself as a solo artist.
He then moved back to his hometown in South Carolina and started performing in Columbia, as well as recording at Sumter’s Kiss FM Radio Station. From there, his passion for music took him to Orlando, Florida where he continued performing shows. This led to recording with new producers such as, Dirty Baker’s Al “Shaft” Washington and Ike Burna, J Biz and other various artists. Ty then added to his solo work efforts by winning a promotional bit with the Orlando based reality show “Back to Reality” where he performed weekly at Orlando’s club “The Blue Room”. Also consisted in Ty Hannah’s development as a solo artist he took on “American Idol” contestant ploy when the show came to Orlando, Fl (2005). Prior the contest Ty spent years of trying to find himself after the contest and find legitimate support in specific production companies and artist development groups in Orlando. Ty’s career was not growing the way he would have liked and to make matters worse he kept experiencing bad music business deals, that only led Ty to an almost detrimental path of destruction, of not only his budding music career also his personal life. Ty ran in and out of legal issues and desperately needed to find a way to lift himself and find reason to carry on, which led him to enter a state of writing and writing alone,Ty took 3 years away from performing recording or any public appearances, he spent all of his emotions and time writing and channeled it into all of his writing that we can now hear after Ty finding reason to sing again.
Ty then moved forward and resurfaced as active INDIE act with his first release in (April 25, 2009) with his EP album “EarCandy”, which can be found on I tunes, Napster, Rhapsody, and Amazon stores. The single “She Deserves” proves to show Ty as a true smooth “crooner like” artist.
Ty Hannah, a Mac Law music BMI songwriter has advanced in his career, performing live and opening for major acts such as, Ice-T and DJ Prostyle of BET 106& Park,Orlando’s Power 95.3, as well as, exhibiting his talent at large club venues Club Destiny of Orlando,Fl “Paul Mitchel” event to name a few. Ty Hannah is now back again this year with a new EP “The Recommencing of Ty Hannah” which is showing us his growth and that he is giving us raw, soul touching vocals and lyrics from the heart.With his new release he has already hit syndicated radio in city markets, Hot 96.3 Indianapolis,IN Dj Russ Parrs “Live or Die”, also he won an online radio contest out of Tampa by way of Los Angeles, CA station voting 98.2 The Beats “Rotate it or Mutilate it” contest with over 15,00000 votes to Rotate his single “Ride or Die Chick” Ty Hannah is bringing R&B back home and giving R&B another candidate as a “baby making” music maker that will be a household name for years to come. Ty Hannah’s music can also be found being streamed currently at last.fm Radio and Reverbnation and soon to Pandora Radio. Ty is also expanding his career by auditioning for various acting roles. Ty Hannah is truly talented as a songwriter, actor and artist. Without question, this is just the beginning of a versatile and entertaining talent for the world to enjoy.