Walter Barnes Jr. is a musician extraordinaire. He can be found producing, writing, singing, and performing on his bass with numerous celebrities and recording artists. Walter Barnes Jr. has performed with a wide range of artists, including Christina Aguilera, Babyface and Toni Braxton.
He started his career in 1999 touring with Angela Bofill, Pieces of a Dream, Musiq Soulchild, Brian McKnight, Layla Hathaway, Anthony Hamilton, Walter Hawkins and a list of Gospel artist
Walt is not a stranger to television; he was one of the top three finalists in the 2009 season of MTV’s P.Diddy’s ‘Making His Band’ television show, and has appeared on major television networks including NBC, ABC, The Word Network, TV-One, BET on the Bobby Jones Gospel Hour and The Gospel of Music with Jeff Majors. He has also made cameo appearances on the reality show ‘The Braxton Family Values’ on the WE station.
Walter recently completed a second album, which is a gospel project with his childhood family group Walter Barnes Jr. & Men of Ministry aka “All Gods Children.”
Walter has toured the world and appeared on Arsenio Hall Show, Steve Harvey Morning Show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Today Show, The Tonight Show and George Lopez Show. Currently, Walt is bassist with singers Babyface and Toni Braxton. He plans to continue producing and performing as he tours the world expressing God’s love through music.