Cornelius Wade Jr, born June 22,1962
Raised in Rockville, Md began playing guitar at the age of 10. Growing up,he played guitar in
stage band, played in rock bands and funk bands as well.
Cornelius also participated in the Washington ,D C Metropolitan Areas Talent shows in the
Cornelius found passion
in recording original music thru his influences as well as experiences.
Though his inspirations are too many to list, his top five include, Stevie Wonder, Ray Charles,George Duke,Herbie Hancock,
and local Washington,D.C. influences like Chuck Brown.
C Wade believes that the work and passion put into ones music is the proof of the craft of art itself.
His music genre is a original jazz,blues, funk blend mixture added with mellow tunes.
Cornelius has 2 sons
and resides in Germantown ,Md. He presently continues to record music,and pursue
resources to gain promotion and exposure.