Charles Bradley

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Birthday
5, 1948
Birthplace
United States
Death Date
Sep 23, 2017 (68)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
5, 1948
Birthplace
United States
Death Date
Sep 23, 2017 (68)

About

American singer who is known for his reverent take on the soul music of the 60's and 70's, as heard on releases like Victim of Love (2013) and Changes (2016). His sound and style are very often compared to that of soul icon James Brown, who is his personal idol. 

Before Fame

He lived in Gainesville, Florida until the age of eight, when he moved to Brooklyn, New York. 

Trivia

He was the singing voice of Krampus on the 2013 American Dad! episode "Minstrel Krampus." 

Family Life

He spent the early part of his childhood being raised by his grandmother. His mother, who initially abandoned him, re-entered his life when he moved to New York. 

Associated With

His song "I Believe in Your Love" was sampled by Jay Z in the song "Open Letter."

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