Richard D. Henry was born in Louisiana and at the age of 6 moved to South Carolina. He started his musical career at the early age of fourteen playing on a regular radio show with his Daddy and Aunt. They mostly played at square dances and churches. Since those early days, he has played many styles of music including pop, country, and rock-n-roll and now his favorite -- bluegrass.
He is a member of B.M.I. and I.B.M.A. Also, he is a member of the Lone Star State Country Music Association and is a recipient of their Bluegrass Hall of Fame Award. As an accomplished songwriter he pens all of the material for The Bluegrass Solution as well as some other artists.
He has received many accolades for his songwriting, the ones he holds dearest are winning third place in the Gospel Category of the prestigious Chris Austin Songwriting Contest at Merlefest in 2001 for his song “One Step Closer (To Heaven's Door)" and winning second place in the Gospel Category of the Chris Austin Songwriting Contest at Merlefest in 2009 and again in 2010 for his song “I Had a Little Talk With Jesus".
FOR SONG INFORMATION:
Contact RICHARD HENRY at 713.937.4253 or
BOOKING INFORMATION FOR THE BLUEGRASS SOLUTION:
Contact MICHAEL FULLER at 713.880.2188 or