Travis Greene lives his life as a testimony of faith, perseverance and love. By growing up in culturally diverse regions and experiencing various church denominations, Travis embraces his unique call for adaptability. He is married to Dr. Jacqueline Gyamfi Greene with two sons David Jace and Travis Joshua.
Through his own broad style at the intersection of music and ministry, Travis accepts the challenge to continually unify the body of Christ as one. He passionately uses his gift as a tool to inspire, heal and expose others to the transformative love of Jesus Christ.
After the death of his father in 1989, he became very passionate about music with the support of his mother Charleather Greene who is a dynamic minister. He first performed his own music and preached for the first time at the age of eighteen within his mother’s prison ministry in Georgia where over four hundred women were packed in a gymnasium radically coming to the Lord. As a campus Worship Leader at Georgia Southern University, Travis used his gift to breakthrough common moral & cultural strongholds on the college campus.
He says, “I have been raised to be the voice that goes into the dark and desolate places to expose the life of Christ. It was God’s way of giving me an escape from tragedy and crisis.
Travis Greene is a rising star in the Gospel genre and his meteoric rise has been reported everywhere from trade magazines like Billboard Magazine and Rolling Stone to lifestyle publications like XXL Magazine, Rolling Out Magazine, JET Magazine, Ebony Magazine, ESSENCE Magazine, Vibe Magazine, TMZ and The New York Times.
Recently, Travis received acclaim for his performance at the 2017 President’s Inaugural Ball — along with his message of unity, love and bringing the light and love of Jesus Christ wherever he goes. Travis has performed at the ESSENCE Festival, Trumpet Awards and BMI Trailblazers, to name a few. And yet there’s still so much more in store for Travis Greene.
JET Magazine reports, “In just a short time in the music business, gospel singer Travis Greene has achieved tremendous success. Best known for his hits “Intentional” and “Made A Way,” the Grammy and Stellar Award nominated artist has landed on the top of the Billboard charts.
At the 2017 Stellar Awards, Travis Greene received seven awards: Song of The Year (Made A Way), Male Vocalist of The Year, CD of The Year (The Hill), Contemporary Male Vocalist of The Year, Contemporary CD of The Year (The Hill), Recorded Music Packaging of The Year (Annie Stoll, The Hill) and Praise & Worship CD of The Year (The Hill).
Kirk Franklin even called him one of the artists who are “the future of gospel music.