John Tesh Biography
In addition to his radio show, John Tesh is an accomplished pianist and composer of pop and contemporary Christian music. Besides playing keyboards, he plays the trumpet and sings, and has sold over 7 million records.
John is also known as the longtime host of the television program ”Entertainment Tonight”. He has previously worked as a sportscaster for the Olympic Games, news anchor and reporter.
Tesh has won 6 music Emmys, has 4 gold albums, 2 Grammy nominations and an Associated Press award for investigative journalism. His live concerts have raised more than $20 million for PBS. In 1995 Tesh sold 50% of his record company, GTS, to Polygram for $8 million. Tesh then created Garden City Records which he still owns today.
John is married to Connie Sellecca.