A captivating live performer and multi-instrumentalist, Benny is also a talented songwriter, arranger and producer. His critically-acclaimed 2014 release, "Journey," was an homage to his deep, rich musical history. His next release, "When She’s Gone" (February 2016) contains the Ind. Music Awards Best Blues Song, "I Can't Leave." In September 2017, he released the Global Music Awards Silver Medal Winning "My Brother's Blues," in loving tribute to his big brother, best friend and bandmate. "SURVIVOR-The Benny Turner Story" was also published in 2017.
Benny was nominated for a 2018 Blues Music Award, and won the Outstanding Musician/Bass award in the Living Blues Magazine Reader's Poll.