Tony Blaine is the keyboardist and lead vocalist for the Natural Change band. His innate ability to play keys and keyboard bass, simultaneously gives the band it's signature sound, while providing silky, warm lead vocals. Tony has opened for and shared the stage with some of the best in the business such as Jamie Foxx, Christopher Williams, Tony, Toni, Tone, The GAP Band and Morris Day and The Time just to name a few. He is an accomplished producer and songwriter, whose written for and recorded with such artists as Yarbrough and Peoples, Tony Terry and Jazz Bassist Waymon Tisdale, as well as a host of local artist.
Byron Fuller keeps the heartbeat of the band going on the drums. While being a steadfast, in the pocket kind of drummer, his flare for rimshot is the anchor to the soul and sound of the group. Byron has broad stage experience playing behind local and nationally known acts such as Joseph Vincelli, Yarbrough and Peoples, Phyliss Hyman, Glenn Jones and Christopher Williams.
Paul Rogers brings that sizzle to the group's unique sound on sax. His smooth sensual flavor on the sax takes the band to another level, where audiences get lost in the rapture of the music and is entranced by the soul stirring sounds he makes when he plays. Paul has extensive stage experience as well, from playing with and opening for nationally known artists such as, Lucky Peterson, Johnny Taylor, Mint Condition, David "Fat Head" Newman and Phyliss Hyman.
Robb Abbs rounds out the groups sound on guitar, bringing sheer electricity induced solos and showmanship to the stage. Well versed in Rock, Funk, Jazz, Country, and Gospel, Robb has performed on numerous recordings and live performances of nationally recognized artist such as, Kirk Franklin, Yolanda Adams, George Clinton, Raheem DeVaughn, Kelly Price, Richard Smallwood, Yarbrough and Peoples and country artist Celena Rae of American Idol fame. Robb is also an advisor and participant in numerous community mentoring programs promoting fine arts and has been the recipient of numerous awards from the International and National Association of Jazz Educators for Outstanding Musicianship.