André T. Ashby was born in Kansas City, Missouri, where he came to know the Lord at an early age. He attended Oakwood Bible College in Huntsville, Alabama, majoring in Religion, and later attended the University of Missouri Conservatory of Music, where he studied voice performance. André was also awarded a full scholarship to Grace Training Center at Metro Vineyard Fellowship in Kansas City, where he studied prophetic ministry. He is now working on his music degree and minoring in Biblical studies at William Jessup University.
André has traveled extensively across the United States and abroad, as a minister with Souls Cry Ministries and the late Jill Austin of Master Potter Ministries. He has seen the Lord release the fire of God through the prophetic song and word, as well as spur people on to a deeper, more intimate relationship with Jesus. It has been said of Andrés unique and powerful ministry that he "carries the presence of God." André is often used to release the Holy Spirit upon people in various settings.