Dennis O’Keith Garner - was born to Fred and the late Christine Moore Garner on August 10th 1964. Dennis has no formal musical training. All of his musical talents is a gift from God.
Dennis began playing the electric guitar at the age of 4.
By age 5, Dennis performed at the Greensboro Coliseum before thousands of peoples at a church convention..
While in middle school, Dennis won the NC State Talent Contest.
Later Dennis gained more talents such as: bass guitar, rhythm guitar, organ, keyboard, piano, drums, all percussions, upright bass and able to sing any vocals part.
Dennis is also a Versatile Songwriter, Producer/Arranger.
Dennis has opened up shows and performed with many gospel artist such as: Ben Tankard, The Mighty Clouds of Joy, Twinkie Clark, Gospel Keynotes, Billy Paul, John P. Kee, Darryl Coley, Luther Barnes, Dorothy Norwood, Evelyn Turntine Agee and Damon Little to name a few.
Dennis was a guitarist in The Movie “Color Purple”in which Oprah Winfrey starred.
In 1997, Dennis was an extra in the Movie “Eddie” which starred Whoopi Goldberg.
Dennis has been on local TV playing music and singing, as well as performing on stage across the USA.
1998 Dennis recorded a Gospel CD entitled “Sinnerman”. The CD sold very well and was a hit on local radio stations.
2003, Dennis was the songwriter and producer of the CD “Something For Everybody” performed by Dennis Garner & One Accord. The CD was a local hit, and is still receiving some air play across the USA on Showerdown Production Label.
2005 Dennis released a single CD with 3 songs. The CD is entitled“Can't Make It Without You”. The CD was dedicated in memory of his deceased mother. On this single, Dennis is very versatile. He's singing all the Lead and Background Vocals and also playing every instrument throughout the entire project. This CD is also under the Showerdown Production Label.
2006: On behalf of the North Carolina Gospel Announcers Guild, the song "In The Hands Of God" from his latest CD was chosen to appear on "The NCGAG Project" that is nationally distributed by “Bookworld Music”
April 2007, Dennis introduced a New CD entitled “Making A Way. This CD consist of a variety of different types of music including: Holy-hip hop, R&B Gospel, Easy Listening,
Jazz, Contemporary and Traditional Gospel Music.