Tedd Graves was born at the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in Tellico Plains TN, and now resides in Maryville TN. During his years as a professional entertainer, Tedd has performed at many well known venues such as Billy Bob's in Ft. Worth, TX, headlined at Boulder Station Casino in Las Vegas, Carter Fold in Hiltons VA, The Bijou Theater in Knoxville TN, and has been a guest on the Ernest Tubb Midnite Jamboree on WSM Radio in Nashville. Tedd was a headlining artist for the last 8 years of the long running TN Valley Barn Dance, based in Knoxville TN.
Graves has been the opening act for approximately 50 major country music stars including George Jones, Billy Dean, Shenandoah, Gene Watson, Johnny Paycheck, Jack Greene, and many more.
In 2019, Graves released his 19th album, “Too Young to Care” and is currently working on his 20thalbum project in Nashville and Knoxville. In July 2020, Tedd released his latest single, "Change The World", from his upcoming album project.
Being the nephew of Bluegrass Hall of Fame member Josh Graves, and the brother of Master Gold Dobro Player Tim Graves, music to Tedd Graves is a family affair! Tedd Graves specializes in country music, gospel music, and performs his own songs as well!
Tedd Graves is an award winning songwriter, winning 1st place in the USSA songwriter competition, and in 2018 his song "Colors" was the title cut of the Bluegrass Album Of The Year through SPBGMA, as recorded by The Farm Hands on Pinecastle Records!