Prof. Alex Bradford

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"Singing Rage of the Gospel Age," Professor Alex Bradford, who has been called "Gospel's Little Richard," arguably stands as the most influential male artist of gospel's post-World War II Golden Age.…
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Year Album Artist
2017 The Pee Wee Crayton Collection 1947-62 Pee Wee Crayton Composer
2016 Moving on Up a Little Higher Mahalia Jackson Arranger
2016 The Singles Collection, 1950-61 The Soul Stirrers Composer
2015 Faith and Grace: A Family Journey 1953-1976 The Staple Singers Composer
2013 The Best of the Staple Singers The Staple Singers Composer
2012 360 Sound: The Columbia Records Story Featured Artist
2012 Dr Boogie Presents Bear Traces: Nuggets from Bob's Barn (Second Paw) Dr. Boogie Primary Artist
2011 Bear Traces: Nuggets from Bob's Barn Primary Artist
2009 Cornerstone Laymetha Composer
2009 Let's Get This Party Rockin' Composer
2009 The London American Label, Year by Year: 1960 Composer
2008 Ultimate Gospel Primary Artist
2008 Ultimate Gospel: Peace in the Valley Primary Artist
2007 Myra Walker Singers Myra Walker Composer
2006 A Gospel Story Primary Artist
2006 Eurovision Song Contest 2005 Primary Artist
2006 Gospel Pearls Featuring Marion William Primary Artist
2006 Higher Power: Songs of Praise Rita MacNeil Composer
2006 Tell It: Great Gospel Performers Primary Artist
2005 From Gospel to Soul Primary Artist
2005 I Feel the Holy Spirit Clara Ward Composer
2005 Maybe the Last Time: Great Gospel Primary Artist
2005 Peace in the Valley [Time] Sam Cooke / Sam Cooke & The Soul Stirrers Composer
2005 Take These Hands Paul Johnson Composer
2005 When Gospel Was Gospel Lead, Composer, Primary Artist
2004 20 Gospel Greats, Vol. 2 Myra Walker Composer
2004 Get Saved Hip Boot Joe Composer
2004 Gospel Classics [Compendia Box] Composer
2004 Soul Man & Other Favorites [Collectables] Sam & Dave Composer
2004 The Ultimate Staple Singers: A Family Affair The Staple Singers Composer
2004 The United Records Story Composer
2003 1949-1952 The Davis Sisters Composer
2003 Artist's Choice: Tony Bennett Tony Bennett Director, Composer
2003 Best of King Gospel Composer
2003 Gospel: The Essential Album Primary Artist
2003 Living the Gospel: Gospel Legends Composer, Primary Artist
2003 Rocky Mountain Homecoming Bill Gaither Composer
2002 Glory! It's the Staple Singers The Staple Singers Composer
2002 Jubilation, Vol. 9: Goin' Up Yonder Montreal Jubilation Gospel Choir Composer
2002 Memphis Belles: The Women of Sun Records Composer
2002 One Step/Angel on Vacation [Collectables] Prof. Alex Bradford / Alex Bradford & The Bradford Singers Primary Artist, Vocals, Piano, Performer, Composer
2002 Pray On, My Child The Staple Singers Composer
2002 Rock-A-My-Soul The Blackwood Brothers Composer
2002 The Complete Specialty Recordings of Sam Cooke Sam Cooke Composer
2002 The Essentials Sam & Dave Composer
2002 The Lord Will Make a Way/Higher Plane [HI] Al Green Composer
2002 WQED Pittsburgh Presents Soul Anthology Composer, Primary Artist
2001 A Lifetime Believing/Black Man's Lament Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist, Producer, Vocals, Piano, Celeste, Composer
2001 Bandera Blues and Gospel Composer
2001 Come on in the Room Rev. F.C. Barnes Composer
2001 Good News: The Collection The Staple Singers Composer
2001 He's the Light Albert C. Humphrey Composer
2001 Pop Gospel with Chris Barber/The Soul of Alex Bradford Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist, Vocals
2001 Star Power: Sam & Dave Sam & Dave Composer
2001 The Best of Vee-Jay Gospel, Vol. 1 Performer, Primary Artist
2001 The Glory of Black Gospel, Vol. 1 Composer
2001 The Glory of Black Gospel, Vol. 3 Primary Artist
2001 The Glory of Black Gospel, Vol. 4 Primary Artist
2001 The Glory of Black Gospel, Vol. 5 Composer
2001 The Gospel According to Austin, Vol. 2 Composer
2001 The Legends Collection: The Gospel Collection Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
2000 Global Voices of Praise: Christian Choirs of the World Composer
2000 Happy in the Service of the Lord, Vol. 2 Composer
2000 The Concert The Williams Brothers Composer
2000 The Gospel According to the Staple Singers The Staple Singers Composer
2000 Ultimate Gospel Collection Primary Artist
1999 All God's Sons & Daughters: Chicago Gospel Legends Composer
1999 Hallelujah: A Collection of Their Finest The Five Blind Boys of Alabama Composer
1999 Heaven Belongs to You: The Best of Jubilee Gospel Performer, Primary Artist
1999 Testify!: The Gospel Box Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1999 Too Close The Staple Singers Composer
1999 WOW Gospel 1999 Composer
1998 Men of Gospel: We Are Soldiers Performer, Primary Artist
1998 The Very Best of the Staple Singers, Vol. 2: On My Way to Heaven The Staple Singers Composer
1998 Working the Road: The Golden Age of Chicago Gospel Robert Anderson Composer
1997 Anthology Al Green Composer
1997 Everytime I Feel the Spirit: 16 Greats Primary Artist
1997 Golden Age Gospel Choirs Composer
1997 L' Âme du Gospel: La Lumière du Peuple Noir Primary Artist
1997 Live in St. Louis Rev. Cleophus Robinson & the Robinson Family Composer
1997 Precious Memories Primary Artist
1997 Still Standing The Williams Brothers Composer
1997 Why Not Try My God The Pattersonaires Composer
1996 25 Years of Strictly Country Composer
1996 Don't Blame God and Other Gospel Hits Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist, Arranger, Composer
1996 Face to Face Cissy Houston Composer
1996 Gospel Greats: Precious Lord Myra Walker Composer
1996 The World of Gospel Primary Artist
1995 20 Gospel Greats Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1995 Back to Gospel Arranger
1995 Creed Gospel Classics, Vol. 10 Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1995 Gospel at Newport 1959/63-66 Primary Artist
1995 Great Gospel Women, Vol. 2 Composer
1995 Greatest Gospel Hits: Peace of Mind Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1995 Homecoming Pilgrim Jubilee Singers Composer
1995 Jubilation, Vol. 6: Looking Back Montreal Jubilation Gospel Choir Composer
1995 Take It to Jesus Archie Dale & The Tones of Joy Composer
1995 The Great Gospel Men Vocals, Piano, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1995 The Selfish Giant [Original Cast Recording] 1993 Cast Choir/Chorus
1995 They Sing Praises/A Gospel Sampler Director, Vocals, Piano, Celeste, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1995 Too Close to Heaven Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist, Vocals, Piano, Composer
1995 Uncloudy Day [Charly] The Staple Singers Composer
1994 The Essential Gospel Sampler Director, Vocals, Piano, Celeste, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1994 The Gospel Sound Conductor, Composer
1994 The Specialty Story Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1994 The Specialty Story [Box] Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1994 Women of Gospel's Golden Age, Vol. 1 Producer, Piano, Celeste
1993 Gospel: The Life, Times, & Music Series Composer
1993 Precious Lord Sallie Martin Singers Composer
1993 The Gospel Book Lillian Boutté Composer
1993 The Great 1955 Shrine Concert Composer
1993 Too Close Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist, Producer, Arranger, Vocals, Whistle (Human), Piano, Celeste, Composer
1992 Can't Buy a Break Chris Cain Band Composer
1992 Good News Meditation Singers Composer
1992 Jesus Gave Me Water The Soul Stirrers Composer
1992 Jubilation, Vol. 2 (More Black Gospel) Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1992 None But the Righteous: Chess Gospel Greats Vocals, Performer, Primary Artist
1992 Rainbow in the Sky Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist, Vocals, Piano, Celeste, Composer
1992 Uncloudy Day/Will the Circle Be Unbroken The Staple Singers Composer
1991 Greatest Gospel Gems Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1991 In the Beginning Sam Cooke / The Soul Stirrers Composer
1991 Keep on Praying Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist, Vocals, Piano
1991 Memory Lane Brooklyn All-Stars Composer
1991 To Mother: Gospel Superstars Sing About Mother Performer
1991 Walking with the King Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist, Performer
1990 Greatest Gospel Gems, Vol. 1 Performer
1990 Greatest Gospel Gems, Vol. 2 Performer
1990 He Lifted Me Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist, Vocals, Piano
1990 Jubilation, Vol. 3: Glory Train Montreal Jubilation Gospel Choir Composer
1990 One in a Million Al Green Composer
1990 Stars of the Gospel Highway Composer
1989 Even Me: Four Decades of Bessie Griffin Bessie Griffin Composer
1989 I Know What Prayer Can Do Jessy Dixon Composer
1987 Good News (22 Gospel Greats) Composer
1986 Psalms Composer
1984 Resting Easy The Soul Stirrers Composer
1982 The Best of Alex Bradford Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist, Vocals, Piano, Composer
1977 Your Arms Too Short to Box with God Composer
1975 Today Marie Knight Composer
1974 Longhorn & London Bridges B.J. Thomas Vocals
1973 Precious Lord: The Great Gospel Songs of Thomas A. Dorsey Rev. Thomas A. Dorsey Vocals, Piano, Celeste, Performer, Primary Artist
1973 This Is How It All Began, Vol. 1 Performer, Primary Artist
1971 A Lifetime Believing Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist, Vocals, Piano, Composer
1970 Oh Lord, Stand by Me The Five Blind Boys of Alabama / The Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama Composer
1968 Pray On The Staple Singers Composer
1968 Rock and Other Four Letter Words Shipen Lebzelter / J. Marks Conductor, Piano
1965 The Gospel Soul of Sam Cooke with the Soul Stirrers, Vol. 1 Sam Cooke / Sam Cooke & The Soul Stirrers / The Soul Stirrers Composer
1964 The Last Mile of the Way The Soul Stirrers Composer
1964 The Soul of Alex Bradford Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist
1963 Pop Gospel with Chris Barber Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist
1961 Black Nativity: Gospel on Broadway! [Broadway Cast] Vocals, Composer
1960 Shakin' the Rafters Abyssinian Baptist Gospel Choir / Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist, Arranger, Piano, Composer
A Black Man's Lament Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist
A Soul Awakening: From Sacred to Secular Composer, Primary Artist
An Evening with the Legends of Quartet Composer
Beat of My Heart Lisa Biales Composer
Best of Revelation Records: 1959-1962 Composer
Crosscurrents Come Sunday Composer
First Time We Met King James Version Composer
Golden Gospel Memories Composer, Primary Artist
Gospel Music Anthology Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist
Gospel: Les Grands Classiques Composer
Just Look at Me Now Brooklyn All-Stars Composer
Kind of Gospel Primary Artist
Memories Of My Trip Chris Barber Primary Artist, Vocals
One Step & Angel On Vacation Prof. Alex Bradford Primary Artist, Composer
She's My Girl: The Boys Sing About the Girls/He's My Boy: The Girls Sing About the Boys Composer
Soul Chronology, Vol. 2: This Old Soul of Mine Primary Artist
Such a Much!: R&B Girls of the 50s & 60s Composer
The History Of Rhythm And Blues 1952-1957 Primary Artist, Vocals
Voices: A Compilation of the World's Greatest Choirs Composer
Yes Indeed: A Soul Chronology, Vol. 4 1957-1958 Primary Artist