Grammy-nominated songwriter Alvin Garrett turns educator for the University of Alabama’s Red Mountain Writing Project Camp.
Catch a preview of Alvin Garrett’s new single, “Ms. Perfection”, on SoundCloud! All digital release coming July 4th, 2017.
On the heels of his breakout single “By Myself,” the Grammy®-nominated singer-songwriter, Alvin Garrett, is back with a hot new ladies’ anthem entitled, Ms. Perfection. Along with Dave and Gerald Langford of Tag Team Entertainment, Garrett has written and immaculately produced an instant classic featuring the legendary, Zapp, (“Computer Love”, “I Want To Be Your Man”). With its infectious musical energy and its contagious melodic hook, Ms. Perfection is the definition of a “feel-good” song. This funky jam will surely make you dance, but it will also remind you that beauty is in the eyes of the beholder. Continue reading →
Listen to Alvin Garrett’s interview with Stan Branson and hear the heart behind the lyrics to the Alzheimer’s anthem, “I Know It’s You”.
Grammy®-nominated singer/songwriter/musician, Alvin Garrett, and The Carolinas Music Group is pleased to announce the release of “I Know It’s You”, a song to encourage the families and caregivers of those affected by Alzheimer’s disease. “I Know It’s You”, co-written by American Idol winner, Ruben Studdard, is being released this month in conjunction with National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and National Family Caregivers Month. Continue reading →
Last year, I released a song entitled, “By Myself.” Many “experts” advised me to license the song to a more “popular” and “established” artist. In their opinion, the song was “too big” for me. I was aware of the benefits that come with licensing a song to a major artist, but this song was different. This was MY STORY, MY PHILOSPHY, and MY DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE from the doubts and limitations placed on my life by others. In spite of certain adversity, I decided to pursue my dream… even if I had to go on “By Myself.” Continue reading →
Congratulations to Dove Award-winning, Grammy-nominated gospel trio, Virtue, on the debut of their new single, “Walk It Out”. Today, they appeared on the Rickey Smiley Show, where the single, written by myself and Latrese Bush (produced by Tagteam), was VERY well received. What an honor to share with these talented ladies, stay tuned!