Chad Anthony, born June 26, 1982 in Philadelphia Pennsylvania to Social worker, Robbin Sisk and Chef Anthony Buck. Weeks after his birth , His father was murdered in his North Philadelphia apartment. Robbin was now a single parent and Chad, fatherless . As an Only child (to his mother). Early on he felt the void of not having a father or siblings . Though he had a close-knit family on both sides. Young chad yearned to have his own siblings to play with. He filled the void with music! the radio was his gateway to the world of music that would consume his life.
Young Anthony spent all his free time studying music. Though he was born at a time where hip-hop and pop was making its introduction into the music industry, Chad loved singing to his mothers old records. he began to form his vocal style from the likes of Luther Vandoss, Earth Wind &Fire, Natalie cole, Al Jarreau, Patti LaBelle, Chaka Khan, Whitney Houston and Bozz Skaggs. Throughout grade school Anthony hit the choir and youth theater circuit. Church Choir, School choir, City-wide Choir, Freedom Theater, The Village f arts & Humanities Youth Theater and even got accepted to elite choir groups such as THE PHILADELPHIA BOYS CHOIR and THE TTEDDY PENDERGRASS ALL-STAR COMMUNITY CHOIR. With these institutions, Anthony was honored to perform in theaters and performance halls such as The Academy of Music, Wachovia Center, Valley Forge Concert Hall, Corestates arena, The Society Hill Play House and the Painted Bride Arts Center. The choir and theater route gave him his formal training in vocal performance and stage presence but he wanted more. He wanted the music inside of him to be heard and the visions inside his mind to bee seen.
In his late teen years,during an internship at WHYY TV12 under Film Producer, Glenn Holsten, Anthony found his nitch. Multi-media production. Though chad was a performance artist he also had a nack for writing, graphic design and film. Through his years spent at WHYY TV12 and the expansion of media technology, Anthony became a one-man production team. In 2005 BlueZion Entertainment was born. He launched an open-mic series (BlueZion Lounge) in Northern Liberties Philadelphia at the legendary Friends Neighborhood Guild , a Quaker-Owned community center which is known for it’s art & design programs that have been visited and taught by several world renowned artists. With this local Open-Mic series, Anthony honed his media skills, enhanced his performance and event coordination skills. During it’s two year run, Anthony featured and guest-hosted at several events in local performance hoses such as the Fvespot, World Cafe Live, Media Bauru, The Arts Garage, Silk City, Grape Street Pub, The Rotunda, Venture Theater,Barret Charles, Art Noir, October Gallery, The Fire and Mill Creek Tavern.
Anthony has released two recording projects (digitally distributed) and has featured on numerous audio and video projects.
Currently Anthony is working on his third project “Next” a R&B/Soul project that will embody his life’s journey and his resounding message to push through life’s obstacles with a positive outlook. You can find Chad Anthony’s current and future recordings on iTunes Amazon music and most digital music stores and music subscription sites.
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