Of St. Louis
Hailed as a ‘phenomenon’ comparable to Chaka Kahn and Aretha Franklin, Tish Period. knows how to bring the house down. For years audiences have flocked to see Tish leave it all on the stage. Tish captivates audiences with her range of vocals, passion for music, and ability to move any crowd. Her soulful voice has a versatility that is unmatched. Tish is known for taking her audiences on a musical journey that can include Gospel, R&B, Jazz, Soul, Blues, and Country. Her voice will warm your heart and ignite your soul.
Her natural God-given skills were enhanced even more with her stint on the hit show The Voice. Making it all the way to the Live Playoffs with the top 24, Tish was mentored and praised by some of the top industry idols. Being on the show pushed her to new heights in performing, though she was no stranger to the stage.
Prior to appearing on The Voice Tish was already a highly sought after vocalist. Known for her mezzo-soprano voice she sang background for KeKe Wyatt, Byron Cage, Syleena Johnson, Mary Mary, and country music superstar Trace Adkins, and at the Sheldon with Ledisi just to name a few. Some of her local accolades include singing the National Anthem for the St. Louis Blues and the former St. Louis Rams, serenading crowds of over 7,000 at Twilight Tuesday, and serving as a background vocalist for several plays at the Fabulous Fox Theatre.
Outside of the 30 years Tish has been a professional singer, she has been singing ever since she could talk. Tish is the youngest of three daughters born to the late Reverend John W. Haynes and Mrs. Beatrice Haynes. As a proud native, Tish still lives in St. Louis, MO with her children Ashlynn and Ashton.
To get a flavor of Tish’s flair, check out her single Hypnotized available on all music platforms. You can also catch her working the music circuit in St. Louis with her band TISH PERIOD AND THE TRUTH BAND, playing corporate engagements, weddings to music festivals; she’s diverse and flexible for any audience.