Wily Bo Walker

Musician, Songwriter, and Performer in London, United Kingdom

Wily Bo Walker

Musician, Songwriter, and Performer in London, United Kingdom

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Wily Bo Walker, recently Inducted in to the US Blues Hall of Fame, is a solo artist, songwriter, composer and performer noted for his characterful vocals and swaggering 'live' performances

Renowned as being a diverse and prolific artist and hailing originally from Glasgow, Scotland, Wily Bo works across many styles and genres; Blues, Gospel, Soul, Classic R&B, Jazz, Rock and Americana

In 2016, the compilation twin album releases ‘The Wily Bo Walker Story Volume I & Volume II’ were released

Wily Bo Walker released a trilogy of albums in 2015, all of which achieved tremendous reviews across the board in the music industry

'A Long Way from Heaven…' (Jan 2015), ‘Stone Cold Beautiful’ (May 2015) and ‘Moon Over Indigo’ (Sept 2015)

‘Moon Over Indigo’ was considered for a 2016 Grammy nomination as was the previous collaboration with Grammy Award winner, Danny Flam

‘Wily Bo Walker & The Danny Flam Big Band‘ (Nov 2013)

For 2017 Wily Bo Walker will be working on a new trilogy of albums based around his stories, tales and drunken fables…

He is also currently producing the music and soundtrack album for ‘Wily Bo Walker presents…The Rattlin Bone Theatre Show’ a theatre production that will open at a London Theatre in 2018

He will be touring with ‘The Wily Bo Walker Band’ as well as gigging his one-man blues, swamp’n’stomp show ‘Welcome to VoodooVille’

Recent Achievements:

Inductee in to the US 'Blues Hall of Fame' as a 'Master Blues Artist' in Dec 2016

Finalist and Runner-up in the 2016 Banks Radio Australia Awards' 'Producer of the Year' category for 'Long Way to Heaven (Chicago Gospel Mix)'

Finalist and Runner-Up in the 2016 British Blues Awards in the ‘Kevin Thorpe Award for Songwriter’ category

No 1 for Christmas 2015 with ‘Who Do You Love (NY Chiller Mix)’ in the Netherlands’ Hit-Tracks Top 100 charts

Runner-Up in the 2015 British Blues awards in the ‘Blues Song’ category for ‘Long Way to Heaven’

Runner-Up in the 2015 Blues awards on Severn FM in the ‘Best Studio Album of 2015’ category for ‘A Long Way from Heaven…’

7th most played Blues Artist in 2015 across all of the UK Independent Blues Association Radio shows

‘Moon Over Indigo’ and ‘Stone Cold Beautiful’ both achieved ‘CD of the Week’ status in the prestigious European based Hit-Tracks Top 100

Nominated for Best Male Vocals in the 2014 British Blues Awards

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  • Work
    • Mescal Canyon Records