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Kenny G

Kenny G © Arista Records
Born: Jun 5, 1956 in Seattle, WA
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Genre: Jazz, Pop/Rock
Biography: Kenny G has long been the musician many jazz listeners love to hate. A phenomenally successful instrumentalist whose recordings make the pop charts, Kenny G's sound has been a staple on adult contemporary and smooth jazz radio stations since the mid-'80s, making him a household name. Kenny G is a fine ...Read full biography
Released: 1986
Label: Arista Contemporary
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Kenny G's breakthrough effort featured the hit "Songbird," which is the definitive example of the saxophonist's smooth, lyrical playing; the rest of the album is nearly as good, highlighting his melodic, ...Read full review
The Moment
Released: 1996
Label: Arista Contemporary
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Although The Moment followed four years after Kenny G's blockbuster Breathless, the saxophonist didn't change his approach at all during his time off. Kenny G remains a sweet, melodic instrumentalist, ...Read full review
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