Joseph comes from an accomplished family of musicians. He’s the 2nd youngest of the 5 Wooten Brothers: 5-time Grammy Award Winning bassist, Victor Wooten; 5-time Grammy Award Winner and drummer/inventor Roy “Futureman” Wooten; guitarist Elijah “Regi” Wooten aka “The Teacha,” and the late saxophonist Rudy Wooten. The Wooten brothers are also known as “The First Family of Nashville”!
Joseph is now the keyboard player/vocalist for the legendary Steve Miller Band and plays large venues around the world. Whenever his extensive touring schedule allows, he also serves as keyboardist to his brother Victor Wooten and fronts his own band, Joseph Wooten & The Hands of Soul.
Joseph is also a member of an elite group of handpicked musicians called Freedom Sings, organized by the First Amendment Center in Washington D.C., presenting a multi-media experience celebrating The First Amendment and free expression. In addition to releasing several of his own albums and singles, Joseph continues to be very active in composing, producing, and recording vocals and keyboards for other artists.