Terrence Dashon Howard (born March 11, 1969) is an Academy Award-nominated American film and stage actor, and singer. He was nominated for an Academy Award for his role in the movie, "Hustle & Flow". Howard was born in Chicago, Illinois, and was raised in Cleveland, Ohio.
Terrence Howard released his debut album, "Shine Through It", on September 2nd. The Oscar-nominated actor also executive produced the LP. "Sanctuary" is the first single from his new album.