Birth Name: Bradley J. Wilk
Place of Birth: Portland, Oregon, U.S.
Date of Birth: September 5, 1968
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Brad Wilk is an American musician, actor, and activist. He is the drummer for the rock band Rage Against the Machine, whose other members were Tim Commerford, Zach de la Rocha, and Tom Morello, and for the supergroup Audioslave, whose other members were Commerford, Chris Cornell, and Morello.
He is married to musician Selene Vigil-Wilk.
Brad is said to be of German Jewish and Russian Jewish descent. Some of his family were refugees from the Holocaust.
He recited the Hebrew blessing for the Sabbath before a concert crowd, when Rage Against the Machine played Israel in 2000.