Brad Randell & The Zydeco Ballers
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Brad Randell & The Zydeco Ballers


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July of 1998-His first recording, Move That Thang, was released by Bad Weather Records. A couple months later, Brad performed at the 16th annual Original Southwest Louisiana Zydeco Festival in Plaisance. Brad wrote most of the songs on his first CD.

2000-His second CD, Kee Mo-Say Bay, was released by J&S Records of Ville Platte. Produced by Jay Doucet and Stuart Fontenot. After the CD was released, Brad along with the Ballers started playing on a more regular basis.

2002- Brad decided to give up on playing Zydeco Music. He had a young band with guys who weren't to interested in playing on a regular basis. Before his name would get thrown in the wind, he decided to put an end to his Zydeco Career.

2004-Brad made a come back. B.R is Back was released by Master Tracks. He then started playing at local Trail Rides and clubs on weekends. He continued playing and started getting gigs on a more regular basis.

January 2008-Brad toured the east coast for the first time. He played at venues such as The German Club, T K Club, Surf Club, Elen Echo, Mermaid and The Eagle Club. As soon as he returned home he began working on his CD.

June 2009-Redemption was released and produced by Brad him self. This was a CD that he worked on for about a year. He wanted to be sure everything was just right, from the vocals to the playing. His latest hits off of this CD are My Box, Call B.R and This is Why I'm Hot.



Brad Randell was born in Lawtell, La. Brad was not one for zydeco music.His father wanted him to start playing but the young Brad was not interested. He then decided to give it a try. He then mastered playing the accordion at the age of 15. At the age of 17 after graduating high school, Brad then realized it was time to start his own band. Brad then formed his band (Brad Randell & The Zydeco Ballers) they were then and now very hot at trail rides. People say he is the “Crunk” man in zydeco. Brad adds his own unique sound with the Ballers, his band entertains as well as any other band in the world.