Jimmy started singing in church when he was four years old. He has always had a desire to sing for the Lord and celebrate his name through song. He has been privileged to sing along some incredible people through the years. Jimmy now has a solo ministry.
Jimmy has had many songs that have touched others through the years including; Where I've Been, Lead Me Home, Missing People, Robe of Calvary, Shepherd Comes Home and many more. Jimmy is always blessed when someone comes up and says they have been touched by one of these songs.
Jimmy has had many influences in his life including his parents Dick & Lois Smith. His musical influences include, Big Jim Hammel, Tony Peace, Ronnie Hinson, Rusty Goodman and Mark Trammel.
One of Jimmy's favorite passage of scripture, Psalm 23. "I believe God does his greatest works in us when we are in the valley. It is there that we are more open to what he has in store for us."