Willie Bradley is a native of Orangeburg, SC and a graduate of South Carolina State University, Orangeburg, SC where he earned his BS Degree in Music Education and Performance. Over the course of his career he has become a go –to musician for many of soul music’s greats over the years. Willie’s stage presence includes performances with jazz greats including Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry, Frank Foster, Max Roach, Betty Carter, Gerald Albright, Walter Beasley, Alex Bugnon, Ronnie Laws, Hiroshima and Marion Meadows.
In 2014, Willie released his debut Contemporary Jazz CD Another Day & Time produced and co-written by keyboardist/Recording Artist Nicholas Cole. Willie’s sophomore CD Going With The Flow is being considered for a Grammy, “Best New Contemporary Jazz Instrumental Album 2018”. The single Life On Top is the first from Willie’s forthcoming new album, It’s My Time.
Listen to Life On Top on Smooth Jazz Buzz (Playlist 22/3).