Bryan Bassett


Birthday August 11, 1954

Birth Sign Leo

Birthplace Pennsylvania

Age 69 years old

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American guitarist who became known as a member of the popular '70s funk rock band Wild Cherry.

Before Fame

He played with several local Pittsburgh bands before joining Wild Cherry in 1975.


His band, Wild Cherry, scored a number one hit in 1976 with the iconic song "Play That Funky Music."

Family Life

He was born and raised in Pittsburgh.

Associated With

Vanilla Ice recorded a cover of his band's biggest hit, "Play That Funky Music."