Born on June 15 1976 and raised on the West Side of Bridgeport CT in the P.T Barnum Housing Projects, Austin Carr who is the youngest of 3 children discovered his ability to sing at the age of 10 years old while being Influenced by the sounds of R&B & Pop. Austin who is a Contemporary Gospel Songwriter/Producer had a challenging childhood battling the pressures of living in the projects surrounded by crime and peer pressure to adapt found an escape through the music and began to cultivate his talent by performing at block parties. In 1996 at the age of 20, he began singing with a pop group named 4 of a kind. From there he went on to singing at talent shows and events in different locations throughout the U.S.
In 2006 Austin was in a place of depression facing life’s struggles. At the time his mother Geraldine Allen came to him making one powerful statement “Try Jesus For Yourself” Austin trusted in the direction of his mother and received Jesus Christ as his personal savior and was Filled with the Holy Ghost just months there after. He has been learning how to fight spiritually while leaving the old man behind. He started to minister in song/praise & worship under the tutelage of Apostle Kelvin J. Newton at the Greater Works Deliverance International Ministries. A few years later, He was elevated to Elder and Shortly after, God called him into executive Pastor. While learning to hear God for himself, he continued to humble himself even when being afraid holding on to his favorite scripture, Luke 1:37 “For With God Nothing Shall Be Impossible” Here in 2018, Austin Carr, is pursuing a career in psalms, hymns and melodies unto The Heavenly Father through Christ Jesus our Lord. No matter the storm or struggle, “I will Bless the Lord at all times and His Praises shall continuously be in my mouth”
His first single is available NOW on all platforms!