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Smooth Jazz Music

SADE - I had the pleasure of meeting and interviewing this beautiful woman in a few years ago. She was gracious, respectful, clever and funny... and just as beautiful in person as she is in pics.

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Sade (born Helen Folasade Adu; Lead vocalist for the smooth jazz band Sade. She received an OBE from Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace for services to music. Voted 30 on VH1's 100 Greatest Women in Music, & with the band, voted 50 on VH1's 100 Greatest Artists of All Time. Winner of 4 Grammy awards, & seller of 50 million records worldwide. Also winner of an American Music Award, & a BRIT award)

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from latimes.com

George Benson

George Benson: 'The jazz always seems to automatically come out, because it was from my jazz days that I learned that spark. And the nice thing with my band and this repertoire, which is a complete joy, is that we go beyond just playing chords and melody. It is music that can stretch out

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Prince - A man revered for his individualism. Whether he's in 6 inch heels and fedora hat or lounging in a shocking purple 3 piece, there is no doubting the undisputed swagger of the great man. The epitome of cool, Prince's fashion savvy says to the ordinary man that "It's not what you wear, but how you wear it"

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Wynton Learson Marsalis is a trumpeter, composer, bandleader, music educator, and Artistic Director of Jazz at Lincoln Center. Marsalis has promoted the appreciation of Classical and Jazz music often to young audiences. Awarded the first Pulitzer Prize for Music for a jazz recording.

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