Mike Turner

Mike Turner is a songwriter/performer living on the Gulf Coast in the USA. He started writing songs 5 years ago, after taking an adult education class in beginner’s ukulele, and has over 85 original songs to his credit. He primarily plays baritone ukulele, along with tenor uke, tenor guitar and banjo, and dulcitar; and writes in multiple genres including blues, folk, country, gospel, jazz and trad pop. Mike’s recordings have received terrestrial and Internet radio play in the US, UK, Europe and on the US Armed Forces Radio Network, and are featured in the score of the upcoming WWII documentary film, “Path of the Past.” He was named 2016 Male Gospel Entertainer of the Year by the Alabama Music Association, and 2017 Male Gospel Entertainer of the Year by the North America Country Music Associations International. His original ukulele gospel song, “He Died For Me,” was awarded second place in the 2017 Worship Songwriting Contest. Mike is a member of the Port City Songwriters Assocation and the Bay Area Songwriters Association in Alabama, and is currently at work on folk and gospel recording projects.

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