Will Ready
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Lead Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Saxophone, Keyboard.

ABOUT

Just Like Fine Wine!
Will Ready has gotten better with time. His blend of Smooth R&B, Soul, Jazz is the perfect combination to showcase his many talents.

Singer/Songwriter/Producer/ Showman, Will is the complete entertainer! Influenced by the likes of Charlie Wilson, Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly, Luther Vandross, Keith Sweat, Kem, Ron Isley, and Baby Face.

Will has managed to find his own original, unique sound. When you hear it, you know it’s him. Known for having The Hottest Show In Town. Will’s live show is a must-see! Don’t take our word for it, check him out for yourself. Are you ready for Will Ready?

That’s the way Will Ready lives his life. No excuses, no regrets and no looking back! Will's approach to success has everything to do with perfection, his love of music, writing and a strong Will to ensure he arrives at his destination Ready for any obstacle he may need to face.

Will's story reflects his love of basketball, his admiration of pioneers in the music business and a small twist of fate that sidelined him from basketball and placed him on the path of melodies and music. At 6’4, Will’s presence is hard to miss. It seemed natural that basketball would be part of his life, when a devastating knee injury ended his college basketball career, and propelled him into the entertainment industry. Will’s full service music business, known as Ready Music Group (RMG), is built for successful entrepreneurship. Will believes his injury was a blessing in disguise --- a blessing he capitalized on through his music and keen business savvy.

Will is the total package Smooth R&B, Soul, entertainer. His quests has landed him on the international radar with welcoming fans in Europe, Japan and the Caribbean. Will has opened shows for music legends such as Chaka Khan, The Temptations, The Whispers, Al Jarreau, Zapp, Midnight Star, Slave, and Howard Hewitt to name a few.

Recording and performing professionally for over 20 years, Will has released 6 CDs. His latest album "Black Coffee," is scheduled for release in spring 2019. "One Night Stand," a single on the "Black Coffee" cd, is receiving air play domestically and internationally, and won best RnB song at GHP Virtual Music Awards!

Will attributes his silky seductive style to his love of R&B, Soul, Jazz artists such as Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly, Maxwell, Kem, Luther Vandross, Keith Sweat, John Legend, and Will Downing. Ready or not, Will has the soulful sound of a balladeer whose focus is to please and tease.

Not only is Will Ready a talented artist, he's also a professional actor with film credits! Will Ready is excited about his upcoming role as Detective Omar Patton in the new J. Mark Eiden/45th Parallel Production Film, "Fork"!

Screen name:
willready
Member since:
Jul 01 2012
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Touring
Years together:
15
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Age:
52 years

Influences

Frankie Beverly, Luther Vandross, Kem, Keith Sweat, Marvin Gaye, Charlie Wilson, Baby Face and R. Kelly.

Members Of Band

I'm looking to put together a new band to play behind me in the Southeast area. If all goes well will expand shows out further. Looking for musicians that can play and sing background vocals. Looking for band members that can travel, are very professional, and understand the importance of putting the show together tight! Drummer, Bass,2 Keyboardist, Guitar, and Sax. I take what i do very serious, so if were on the same page lets talk, if not i wish you the best of luck. 678-390-0837

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