Earl Bynum, recently signed with Tyscot Records, is the Executive Minster of Music at Mount Lebanon Baptist Church in Chesapeake, VA and Elizabeth City, NC. His songwriting skills, vocal arranging creativity and gospel music artistry has elevated him as one of the most recognized leaders in music and ministry.
Over the years of his diligent work in music, Earl Bynum has reached a level of national and international recognition that many artists do not attain. He has been a key figure in music for his home state of Virginia. Bynum has written for and directed the Virginia Mass Choir, has served as 1st Vice President to the Virginia Gospel Radio Announcers Guild and for the last few years has served as worship leader for the Annual Hampton University Minister’s Conference. Through aggressive touring and appearances nationally, his exposure has grown globally and established him as a successful International Gospel music artist as well. Known as “Mr. International”, Bynum has completed fifteen world tours to the countries of Denmark, Italy, Spain, Switzerland and Japan.
Earl Bynum is considered a Gospel music industry leader and taste maker not only for his musical talents but for his role in key national organizations. He is an active member of the Gospel Music Workshop of America (GMWA). His early years of the GMWA granted Bynum a lead vocal on the song “Holy Is the Lord/Praise Ye Lord” from the 2004 THE TAMPA EXPERIENCE project with the GMWA Choir. For many years Bynum has been an active leader in the Gospel Announcers Guild (GAG) and is an award-winning radio announcer and personality. Bynum received The GAG Horizon Award in 2005 and was awarded the GMWA/GAG 2006 Radio Announcer of the Year. He is the host of On Stage With Earl Bynum, his own nationally syndicated radio show on Rejoice Musical Soulfood Network airing in 48 markets.