Tim Parton has left Southern Gospel group Jim Brady Trio. Parton's deparure took the the other two members of the trio by surprise. Meanwhile, former Legacy Five member and Director of Operations at Song Garden Music, Gus Gaches, will fill in for Parton until a replacement is found.
On their website, the Jim Brady writes: "Tim Parton has resigned his position with the trio. While it was a surprise to us, it's no surprise to our Heavenly Father. We know God is in the details, and we're excited to see His plan unfold for us. We wish Tim the best and ask for your prayers for him, as well as continued prayers and support for us as we seek a replacement. We have asked our longtime friend, former Legacy Five member and Director of Operations at Song Garden Music, Gus Gaches, to fill in until a replacement is found. A big thank you to Song Garden for sharing Gus with us during this time of transition."
Meanwhile, Jim Brady Trio has received 8 Singing News Awards nominations:
Favorite Artist: Jim Brady Trio
Favorite Trio: Jim Brady Trio
Favorite Album: Live At Daywind
Favorite Songwriter: Jim Brady
Favorite Lead Singer: Jim Brady
Favorite Soprano: Melissa Brady
Favorite Baritone: Tim Parton
Favorite Musician: Tim Parton