"John Tesh" (born July 9, 1952) is an American new age / contemporary Christian musician. He was born on Long Island, New York. Tesh studied communications at North Carolina State University but was kicked out for cheating. He hosted the television news magazine show ''Entertainment Tonight'' from 1986 to 1996.
He has been married since 1992 to actress Connie Sellecca. He has a radio show called Intelligence for your Life, with 80's, 90's and today's soft rock music. John Tesh's most memorable piece as a musician is arguably the instrumential theme music (aka ''Roundball Rock'') for ''The NBA on NBC'' from 1990 to 2002.
John Tesh is very tall, standing around 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m).