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Marcus Finnie
Marcus Finnie Band / Kirk Whalum / Jonathan Butler - United States


As a Memphis native and Nashville resident, Marcus has toured with Kirk Whalum, Keb Mo, Taj Mahal, Lady Antebellum, Larry Carlton, Donna Summer, India Arie, Billy Preston, Earl Klugh and many others. Marcus has also recorded with Grammy and Stellar Award nominated and winning artists Kirk Whalum, Keb Mo & Taj Mahal, India Arie, Michael McDonald, Lalo Hathaway, Smokie Norful, Donnie McClurkin, American Idol's Ace Young, Rodney Crowell, Vickie Winans, Rachel Lampa, and several others.

Taj Mahal and Keb Mo “Tajmo” GRAMMY WIN

Smokie Norful “Nothing Without You” GRAMMY WIN

India.Arie “Songversation" GRAMMY NOMINATED

Kirk Whalum “Into My Soul” “Romance Language” "THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO JAZZ IV” GRAMMY NOMINATED

Marcus Finnie “Boundless”

Eric Essix “Evolution” “Isley Session” “The Train Gospel Sessions” “More”

T.D. Jakes feat. Donnie McClurkin “He Motions”

Tommy Walker “I Have Hope”

Ana Popovic “Like It On Top”

Michael McDonald “That’s What Christmas Means To Me”

180 Drums instructional video (over 1 million views)





Equipment Configuration

Pop / Studio Configuration
Music City Custom
10/12/14/16/22 bass drum
15x5 SensiTone Mahogany
13x5 Omar Hakim Signature Snare Drum

Jazz Configuration
Music City Custom 
10/12/14/18 bass drum
Masterworks 15x5 6-ply maple snare drum