Tedd Graves was born at the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in Tellico Plains TN, and now resides in Sevierville TN. During his years as a professional entertainer, Tedd has performed at many well known venues such as Billy Bob’s in Ft. Worth, TX, headlined at Boulder Station Casino in Las Vegas, Carter Fold in Hiltons VA, The Bijou Theater in Knoxville TN, and has been a guest on the Ernest Tubb Midnite Jamboree on WSM Radio in Nashville. Tedd has been an integral part, both as headlining performer and promoter, of the 52 year long running Tennessee Valley Barn Dance, for the past 8 years!
Tedd Graves has also been the opening act for approximately 50 major country music stars including George Jones, Billy Dean, Shenandoah, Gene Watson, Johnny Paycheck, Jack Greene, and many more.
Tedd Graves is a recording artist on both Sims Records and Skytone Records in Nashville. In 2013, Sims Records produced Tedd Graves’ 7th national release with his new song “Lord Could You Spare a Moment” going to almost 1000 radio stations across America! One of Tedd’s national releases “Jesus Please Take Your Pen in Hand” broke into the top 100 charts last year. On January 8th, 2015, Tedd Graves had his 8th national release, (and 1st international release!) with “A Man So Loved“, on Skytone Entertainment Records and is currently receiving airplay around the world, including Great Britain, South America and here in The United States!
Tedd Graves is the Founder and Executive Producer of the theater style show – The Tennessee Opry!
Being the nephew of Bluegrass Hall of Fame member Josh Graves, Tedd specializes in country music, gospel music, tribute shows to Elvis, Marty Robbins and Hank Williams Sr., and as a songwriter has had several artists record his songs! He performs some of his own songs during his shows as well!