Helen Bruner & Terry Jones
Official Biography (courtesy of Helen Bruner & Terry Jones)
Grammy® Nominated artist Helen Bruner & Terry Jones known as Helen & Terry individually and collectively have worked on many recording projects as songwriters, producers and vocalist. Terry has worked on recordings for Grammy® winners Celine Dion, Gloria Estefan, and is the featured vocalist on the Redman and Method Man's platinum seller "How High". Helen wrote and produced her critically acclaimed album 'Have You Heard About It" on Cardiac/Virgin. Helen also scored the music to the film short Luv Lines starring Gary Dourdan formerly of the hit TV series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. Helen & Terry have been the secret weapon behind many DJ/Producers putting their unique R&B production, songwriting and vocal style to many of today's hits. Joe T. Vannelli's "Attention" "Doctor House", "He Is Your Friend", Doctor. Helen and Terry songs have reached No. 1 on the Billboard Charts, featured on Film/TV soundtracks, most notable the blockbuster film The Score starring Robert DeNiro. Their voices can be heard on national commercials and theirs songs have been licensed to numerous international compilations.
As performers Helen & Terry put on a live show with intense passion and energy. The duo has toured internationally performing in numerous venues throughout New York, Europe, Japan and have headlined at the Supper Club on Broadway in New York USA, Ministry of Sound in London England, The New York Bar, Supalova Club in Milano Italy, Grammy Pre-Telecast 2007 & 2008, and performed at Club Yellow in Tokyo to name a few. They have also shared the stage with Dave Koz, Steve Vai, Ledisi, Patti LaBelle, Koko Taylor and others.
Helen & Terry own and operate Phil'erzy Productions. The duo wanted to create a multifaceted music company customizing music for artist, film/tv, commercials, ringtones, ringbacks and gaming. Phil'erzy's released "Soul Talkin" produced by Helen & Terry on legendary soul singer Linda Jones, who happens to be Terry's mother. During a live televised program in the US the GRAMMY® Nominations for the 2009 51st Annual GRAMMY® Awards were announced and Phil'erzy Productions basked in an emotional triple treat: The Empress of Soul Linda Jones, Terry Jones and Helen Bruner all earned a GRAMMY® nomination for "Baby I Know," a song off the Linda Jones CD "Soul Talkin" for Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance. Helen & Terry's new album Hollyhood, performed, written and produced by the duo will be released September 28, 2010.