(Meet the other Contestants here)
- Full name: Brady Toops
Hometown: Nashville, TN. Grew up in New London, Minnesota.
Education: Marketing Management from the University of Arkansas.
What I know so far:
- – Brady is 1/3 of a set of triplets with sister Mickie and brother Casey and they have a younger sister Wendy.
– He played baseball and graduated from the University of Arkansas in 2004 leading them to the College World Series that year.
– He was drafted into the St. Louis Cardinals organization in 2004 but then gave up baseball a 3 years later to pursue a career in music. See MLB article.
– His first full length album self titled “Brady Toops” was released in 2013, and it hit top 10 on the Itunes Christian/Gospel charts. You can get his EP “A Little Love” FREE here!
– Brady is a familiar face at Christian festivals around the world, touring with The Tootie Fruities.
– He has a business with his brother, “Buy Vintage Pedals” they buy, sell and rent vintage guitar pedals.
– Top 3 favorite musical artists: Coldplay, The Lone Bellow, David Ramirez
– Official ABC bio
Earlier this week in Fort Wayne Indiana (thanks Jodi & Haley!):
Meeting the ladies on The Bachelorette(s):
There are a lot of interviews and videos out there, but here are 4 good ones to get a feel for Brady: