Josh Turner is a county music singer and songwriter with a rich, deep voice and distinctive style. He is a multiplatinum artist who writes and records music that is true to who he is, a remarkably kind and devoted man, and sticks to the sounds and purpose of traditional country music. The Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts will welcome Josh Turner on Friday, Oct. 23, at 7:30 p.m. A limited number of tickets are still available and start at $45 each.
Turner says he knew at a very early age that singing was what he was supposed to do and considers it his calling. He starting singing in church and developed a passion for country music as a teenager. He enrolled in college after high school but it wasn’t long before he decided to move to Nashville to pursue a music career. There, he enrolled in Belmont University and soon after graduation, made his debut at the Grand Ole Opry where he received two standing ovations.