Michael Bethany
Michael Bethany Michael Bethany, a native of St. Louis, MO, accredits his love for music and performance to his family legacy. He received his start in his father's home church and quickly transformed into an accomplished vocalist, songwriter and performer. Michael developed his passion for praise and worship while singing, directing and arranging music for churches and events throughout the city.  After many years of local professional experiences—being featured in television performances with many national artists—Michael was invited to play the role of David in Tyler Perry’s hit stage play, I Can do Bad All By Myself He continued his career producing, singing, writing and traveling doing concert performances that included appearances on national television networks such as TBN & Daystar.

After relocating to Dallas, TX in 2005, Michael joined Fred Hammond as a lead vocalist, producer, songwriter and the General Manager for Hammond Family Entertainment Inc. He has been privileged to co-write on numerous songs including the radio hits They That Wait and Here In Our Praise winning a Stellar Nomination and two BMI Christian Song Awards. Michael is also proud to add to his body of work projects such as Fred Hammond’s Free to Worship CD and Live DVD, Love Unstoppable, the Warehouse Worship concert series, Life In the Word CD andChristmas...Who Needs It movie. He is also featured as a lead vocalist and co-producer on Fred Hammond's latest CD project God Love and Romance. He's had the honor of singing and recording albums with legends in gospel music such as Marvin Sapp's Best in Me and Kirk Franklin’s Grammy award-winning Hello Fear. Michael Bethany has recently released his highly anticipated freshman CD project Yours Forever, which debuted at #5 on Billboard.

Michael currently serves as the Executive Director of Worship at Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship Church in Dallas, TX where he continues living out his heart's passion of impacting, inspiring and developing worshippers. While performing on the road, around the globe and serving in his local ministry, Michael is committed to creating quality music and empowering his present generation through word-inspired messages and songs.