Brandy Butler was originally born and raised in Reading, Pennslyvania. Daughter to a black father and white mother she was born into a world full of cultural intersections.In 2003, on a whim, she decided to take a break from music and life in Philadelphia. She found a job in Switzerland as an au-pair for a family outside of Zürich in a small village called Bonstetton. Within months of her move to Switzerland, she began to work for big names such as The Dankners, Seven. Paulo Mendoza, Rolf Stalhofen and many more as a background singer. After landing a spot in 2004 on Florin Ast’s “Astrein” Tour, she decided to continue her music pursuits in Switzerland.
Since then she has made appearances with almost every major Swiss Artist including Sophie Hunger, Erika Stucky, Sina, Stress, Steff La Cheffe, Phenomden, to name a few. She is one of the most highly respected musicians in the Swiss Music Scene. In 2012 she appeared on The Voice of Switzerland capturing the hearts and minds of many as she appeared in what was “the most watched moment of the entire series” in her Battle to Nicole Bernegger. She has toured Europe, America and Africa with bands such as Chamber Soul, Dee Day Dub and Brandy Butler & The Fonxionaires and King Kora.