Born in Dallas, Texas and raised ten miles south in Hutchins, Stanley has worked in the music industry on a variety of levels. A very well-known Producer in the entertainment business for music creations and collaborations in the areas of major motion pictures, television, video games, Stanley recently completed a project for Adam Sandler and Happy Madison Productions.
As a pianist/keyboardist Stanley is known for having “one of the best left hands in the business.” His work has taken him to Asia, and in addition to his role as a Producer of film and music, Stanley forayed into the modeling sector there as well.
By special request of President Barack Obama, Stanley performed as the Special Guest Pianist for tourists visiting the White House as well as assisting in the production of the Annual White House Christmas Special Series.
Stanley has been written up in numerous entertainment online and traditional publications with a unique portrayal in Eclipse Magazine for work with Fashion Designer and Producer, Victor Clark of the brandedVictor Clark collection, see:
Stanley has served as the Musical Director for Urban Theater and accompanied and performed with such renown artists as IsaacHayes, Nikki Nacosta, GeorgeClinton, Common (rap artist), Sly Stone, Michael McDonald of Steely Dan, Doobie Brothers and soloist fame, Jill Scott, George Benson, the Wooten Brothers, The Jacksons, Edwin Hawkins (Gospel), The Clark Sisters (Gospel), Eryka Badu, Alexander O’Neal, Chaka Khan, Yarborough and Peoples of “Don’tStop the Music” fame, Mikki Howard, SOS Band, Confunktion, Bonnie Raitt, B.B. King, Malaco, Johnny Taylor, Tyrone Davis, Mel Waiters and Sir Charles.
Stanley is a Director in the ’44 Uprising Productions and Records, the home of The Markie Z Band, Carl Storie Band, Rodney Bowens’ Genre Busters, Tempest Barnes, Mikaela Kahn and The Christian Brooks Band.
In the ’44 Uprising Productions and Records Family, Stanley functions as a Singer/Songwriter, Producer, Musical Director and Artist and Repertoire Developer,as well as working with The Markie Z Band. Stanley produces and performs on the “All Funk Radio Show” and works under a divine calling with many new up and coming artists, writers and producers from all over the world.