Vocalist and songwriter within the Christian Rock and roll genre. In 1987, he founded a glam metallic Christian band known as Shout. He spent his early young years offering and using cocaine along with other medicines. At age group fourteen, he finished his drug make use of and became a born-again Christian. For his 1993 recording Tamplin, he received one of the Gospel Music Association (GMA) Dove Honours. He was raised in Marietta, Georgia. His cousin, Sammy Hagar, was business lead vocalist from the rock band Vehicle Halen. He created a 2001 charity recording that presented gospel vocals by vocalist Andrae Crouch.