Kenneth "Afro" Williams

Real Name:
Kenneth Joseph Williams
Ken "Afro" Williams, percussionist, member of the 70's funk group Chocolate Milk (2). He studied at Southern University with legendary jazz saxophonist Edward "Kidd" Jordan, later worked with Allen Toussaint and Dr. John. In the studio, he has worked with a diverse collection of artists including Paul McCartney, Patti Labelle, Ramsey Lewis, Joe Cocker, the Neville Brothers, the Olympia Brass Band, and Etta James. As a producer in the early '90s, he worked with Ernie "Mother-In-Law" K-Doe, Oliver "Who Shot the LALA" Morgan, and Milton Batiste. The late '90s found Williams composing for television and film, as well as performing with the Wild Magnolias and his own group, Ken Afro and the All Nations.

Aliases: Afro, Ken Waymon.
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Kenneth Williams (2) Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

Kenneth Williams (2) - Rock & Roll Resurrection album art Mylon LeFevre Mylon LeFevre - Rock & Roll Resurrection (Album) Mercury, Mercury US 1979 Sell This Version
Kenneth Williams (2) - Released album art Patti LaBelle Patti LaBelle - Released (Album) Epic US 1980 Sell This Version
Kenneth Williams (2) - Routes album art Ramsey Lewis Ramsey Lewis - Routes (Album) Columbia Canada 1980 Sell This Version
Kenneth Williams (2) - Fiyo On The Bayou album art The Neville Brothers Fire On The Bayou (as Kenneth and 2 more… The Neville Brothers - Fiyo On The Bayou (Album) A&M Records US 1981 Sell This Version
Kenneth Williams (2) - City That Care Forgot album art Dr. John And The Lower 911 Dr. John And The Lower 911 - City That Care Forgot (Album) 429 Records US 2008 Sell This Version
RZCM-45783~4/B, RZCM-45784B, RZCM-45783, RZCM-45784 Kenneth Williams (2) - Strange Songbook (Tribute To Haruomi Hosono 2) album art Haruomi Hosono Aiwoiwiaiou (as Kenneth and 2 more… Haruomi Hosono - Strange Songbook (Tribute To Haruomi Hosono 2)(2xCD, Comp + DVD, NTS) Commmons, Commmons, Commmons, Commmons RZCM-45783~4/B, RZCM-45784B, RZCM-45783, RZCM-45784 Japan 2008 Sell This Version
HRM-35652-00 Kenneth Williams (2) - Venus And Mars album art Wings (2) Rock Show (as Kenneth and 2 more… Wings (2) - Venus And Mars(CD, Album, RE, RM + CD, Comp + DVD, Comp + Dlx, Nu) MPL (2), Hear Music, Concord Music Group HRM-35652-00 UK, Europe & US 2014 Sell This Version