Tim Scott, Jr. was born and raised in Buffalo, NY in a musical household. Surrounded by some of the biggest names in gospel music, Tim always had an ear for music. After relocating to Charlotte, NC in 1999, Tim attended Northwest School of the Arts where he began studying jazz. He then went on to receive a scholarship to North Carolina Central University where he majored in Jazz Studies with Artists in Residence, Branford Marsalis and Joey Calderazzo before going on to receive another scholarship from Berklee College of Music.
Tim went on to spend 3 years touring the country with Grammy-nominated hip hop/alternative group, the Foreign Exchange. Tim now resides in Charlotte, NC where he works with several local high school marching bands and jazz bands, including his alma mater, NWSA. He works for East Coast Entertainment as a production assistant and serves as Musical Director to top 40's band, Sol Fusion.