Trey McLaughlin and The Sounds of Zamar have undoubtedly carved a place for themselves in the music industry through soul-stirring arrangements of contemporary gospel, musical theater, and rich original compositions. The ensemble, organized in 2009, has performed with gospel greats such as William McDowell, Kierra "Kiki" Sheard, Richard Smallwood, Pastor Charles Jenkins, Earnest Pugh, Damien Sneed, and James Fortune. Trey McLaughlin is a former director of G.E.N.E.S.I.S., the Columbus State University Gospel Choir and currently serves as the Director of Worship and Arts at The Historic Tabernacle Baptist Church in Augusta, Georgia. McLaughlin and this anointed group are known for their rich harmonies and beautiful ensemble sounds on their viral videos which have gathered millions of YouTube followers. In addition to their distinct gospel style, Trey McLaughlin and The Sounds of Zamar have inspired audiences with clever arrangements of musical theater covers.