A refreshin new and effervescent sound is emerging from Nashville, TN through a dynamic group of young men known as 3for3. Spencer Lloyd, Benji Shuler, and Josh Davis make up the vibrant new trio. They are poised to follow in the illustrious footsteps of cutting edge male groups and blaze a trail of their own by spreading a message of hope through God's love in a relevant way. The members of 3for3 have collectively been primed for musical success. Benji, Josh, and Spencer grew up singing and being heard by audiences in church, local events, and on national platforms like American Idol. Group member Spencer Lloyd ranked in Top 15 on the hit show and has continued to hone his talent by contributing his talents to 3for3. 3for3 encompasses singers, songwriters, and a lyricist delivering an edge to their style of music that will reach across genres and span various age groups. Their lead single "Halfway" showcases their rich vocal styling, tight lyrics, and their passion exudes through the message of the song. Take a moment and go a little deeper to understand the heart and pulse of 3for3.
3for3’s new single “Halfway” is infused with a plethora of electric sounds and tight harmonies that will draw in listeners. Group member Benji co-wrote the single giving it the 3for3 lyrical touch. 3for3 group member Josh says, “We want to express the presence of God’s unconditional love and how He does not love us halfway, He loves us all the way. He’s not like humans who love conditionally, He loves us all of the way and all of the time. The infectious chorus and the mainstream appeal of the musical elements create the perfect blend for a great first offering from 3for3.
Hailing from Tennessee and Arkansas the members of 3for3 were groomed and shaped for greatness. Collectively the group has been graced with family members who were successfully involved in the music industry and are musically inclined. So it’s in their DNA. They were able to see firsthand how to execute quality showmanship and how to connect with audiences. They all began singing, performing, and being immersed in musical environments at a young age. With drive and determination to create a legacy in the musical arena they all sought opportunities to express their musical prowess. And so the journey began to create this powerhouse male group.
The road to developing this multi-talented trio began with a search for a group of young men that had a unique sound and message. Music industry veteran and visionary, Mitchell Solarek of the newly minted Maxx Recordings, set out to find new voices that would make a pivotal impact on the world. Josh, Spencer, and Benji came together and discovered that they all possessed exactly what was needed to craft the type of broad sound that would attract a myriad of listeners. They all have a love for God, a passion for music, and a longing to reach as many as they can with a great message of love. The name 3for3 derives from the bible scripture Psalm 34:3 which reads in The Message Bible version, “Join me in spreading the news together, let’s get the word out”. 3for3 are simply three young men banding together to spread music that deals with real life situations and that many can relate to. 3for3 endeavors to touch audiences from all walks of life, they have something for everyone. Whether from a small town, an urban neighborhood, or a big city 3for3 provides music that will resonate with people of all walks of life.
There is a plethora of talent amongst this hot new group. The acoustic guitar, drums, and the piano are just a few of the instruments played by the members of 3for3. They have spent their lives being musical and being molded into being great musicians and story tellers. With musical influences like tobyMac, Lecrae, Aretha Franklin, Colton Dixon, Switchfoot, John Mayer and a bevy of other great and innovative artists 3for3 are on the verge of contributing to a movement of music that embodies experiences and styles that appeal to vast audiences. The group has collectively worked with renowned CCM writers such as: Jordan Sapp, Tony Wood, Ian Eskelin, Gabe Patillo, Barry Weeks, Sam Mizell. Indie pop, hip hop, R&B, and CCM have been the guiding musical forces for this emerging group. Award winning songwriter, renowned producer, and composer Bernie Herms has been an integral part of the musical development of 3for3. The combination of hit songwriters and musicians fusing with these supremely talented young men points to a groundbreaking body of music that will establish 3for3’s place in the music industry.
With a vibrant new single releasing in the summer and an EP and tour on the horizon, 3for3 are hitting the ground running and show no signs of slowing down. This cutting edge new group are committed to spreading love, touching the souls of many, and inspiring others to do the same. You can check out their musical journey and take a peek at all the behind the scenes footage on their YouTube page, 3for3. 3for3’s bright vision and drive to make a lasting positive impact on the world sets them apart from other groups. They have positioned themselves to be on the cusp of contributing to a revolution of young artists that want to share the love of God, and uplift the souls of many with songs that touch the hearts of everyday people.