Falling closer to the Art Tatum
and Oscar Peterson
side of the Hammond organ jazz genre than Jimmy Smith
, with maybe a little Billy Preston
tossed in, Henry at his best combines the best of both gospel and jazz in his playing. His albums as a bandleader include the 2010 holiday set Christmas with You, 2011's Leave You Alone, and 2012's Gotcha Now Doc.
Since 2012, Henry has been a member of the acclaimed experimental jazz and funk ensemble Snarky Puppy
, with whom he won a 2014 Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance and a 2015 Grammy for Best Contemporary Instrumental Album. In 2016, Henry released the gospel0infused solo effort The Revival. ~ Steve Leggett, Rovi