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  1. George Benson & Kenny G Announce Breezin' & Breathless Co-Headlining TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    World renowned Jazz superstars, George Benson and Kenny G, are teaming up for a historic co-headline touring event where each will perform songs from their career defining album plus greatest hits. It's been 40 years since Jazz visionary George Benson released the groundbreaking Grammy Award winning album Breezin', selling over 3 million albums and topping the Jazz, R&B and Pop Billboard charts.

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  2. Kenny G at the Blue NoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | KUIC-FM Vacaville

    In a recording career that spans almost three decades and 24 albums, Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Kenny G has grafted elements of R&B, pop, and Latin music to a jazz foundation, solidifying his reputation as the premier artist in contemporary jazz.

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  3. When Exactly Did Kenny G Turn Himself Into a Meme?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Spin

    Over the last few months an important transformation has taken place on social media: Sexy saxman and notorious musical necrophile Kenny G has gotten extremely good at Twitter . Unlike the accounts of most aging stars, which tend to be heavily populated by celebrity appearances, fan outreach, and performative political gestures, the 60-year-old performer has spread his wings, emerging from the chrysalis of forgotten infamy a tender and triumphant new butterfly: "Hmmwhat if there's a lot more to life than being really, really, ridiculously good at sax" pic.twitter.com/I91DFO9y2z The man's tweets have, until recently, largely remained focused on his career.

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  4. Kenny G's 5 best coversRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Examiner.com

    We notice that your web browser is out-of-date. For the best experience on AXS.com please consider upgrading to one of the following: We see your preferred language is English , would you like to stay on English or switch to English ? Kenny G will perform at the City National Grove of Anaheim on March 30. Get tickets right here on AXS If there is anyone who isn't a stranger to a cover song, it's saxophonist Kenny G .

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  5. Cabin Fever Jazz festival to bring set for March 25 at Red SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... encouraged to bring lawn chairs. Canadian flutist Alexander Zonjic -- who has performed with household names like Kenny G and has a radio show that airs in Canada and focuses on jazz -- organized and produced the festival. Columbus jazz ensemble ...

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  6. William PankeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Examiner.com

    We notice that your web browser is out-of-date. For the best experience on AXS.com please consider upgrading to one of the following: We see your preferred language is English , would you like to stay on English or switch to English ? Back in the '80s, Kenny G needed to change his sound.

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  7. Jazz: A Few DefinitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | The New Yorker

    ... on a date with a girl who says that she likes jazz, and you ask whom she listens to and she says something dumb like Kenny G, and you roll your eyes and grab her by the hand and say, "That's not jazz-come with me," and then you drag her to a ...

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  8. 11 acts to look out for at Hamtramck Music Festival 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Metro Times

    ... they definitely sound like they could become an favorite down the road, because they're just so damn jazzy (not in a Kenny G way, don't worry). They're one of the most unique bands in Detroit right now, because how often do you come across a garage ...

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  9. One Day SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... I love jazz because of its sense of freedom. I was first exposed to jazz by my eldest brother who incessantly played Kenny G! I met Dennis Rollins, Andy Parsons (BBC's Mock The Week) and Tshaka Mayanja. The best live music show I have ever attended ...

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  10. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: David "Fathead" NewmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... I love jazz because of its sense of freedom. I was first exposed to jazz by my eldest brother who incessantly played Kenny G! I met Dennis Rollins, Andy Parsons (BBC's Mock The Week) and Tshaka Mayanja. The best live music show I have ever attended ...

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  11. RADIO: JazzWeek Radio Chart: February 27, 2017Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... I love jazz because of its sense of freedom. I was first exposed to jazz by my eldest brother who incessantly played Kenny G! I met Dennis Rollins, Andy Parsons (BBC's Mock The Week) and Tshaka Mayanja. The best live music show I have ever attended ...

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  12. CAREER: Philadelphia Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts Presents a New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... I love jazz because of its sense of freedom. I was first exposed to jazz by my eldest brother who incessantly played Kenny G! I met Dennis Rollins, Andy Parsons (BBC's Mock The Week) and Tshaka Mayanja. The best live music show I have ever attended ...

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  13. Albert Cirera: Before The SilenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... I love jazz because of its sense of freedom. I was first exposed to jazz by my eldest brother who incessantly played Kenny G! I met Dennis Rollins, Andy Parsons (BBC's Mock The Week) and Tshaka Mayanja. The best live music show I have ever attended ...

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  14. View Philip Songa's All About Jazz profileRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | All About Jazz

    I love jazz because of its sense of freedom. I was first exposed to jazz by my eldest brother who incessantly played Kenny G! I met Dennis Rollins, Andy Parsons and Tshaka Mayanja.

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  15. Thundercat a " a Drunka ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | NME

    Thundercat was never going to exist in the background for long. His father drummed for both The Temptations and Diana Ross, and when Stephen Bruner started on his own path as a session bass player in LA he was hard to ignore, wearing a helmet and colourful shoulder pads to perform with the likes of Suicidal Tendencies and Erykah Badu.

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  16. Jazz great Kenny G among those at Honda Pro-AmRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    Famed jazz musician Kenny G also hit the links. He has been part of the classic for seven years and recently gained bragging rights for his solid swing.

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  17. Dave Mustaine, Mark O'Connor, Gregory Porter - all with S.D. ties - win GrammysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... "Wow, fantastic!" he said. "It only took 12 tries to get this. The last time we were here, we were talking to Kenny G. He said: 'How many times have you been here?' We said: 'Eleven times.' I asked him: 'How many times have you been here? How many ...

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  18. Give Some Love to Michael Bolton's Netflix Valentine's Day SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Wired

    ... featuring the likes of Will Forte (playing Michael Fulton, Bolton's failed twin brother), Andy Samberg (a vengeful Kenny G), and Sarah Silverman and Randall Park (a pair of cheerily bawdy lovebird-songbirds in what feels like a spiritual successor ...

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  19. C.J.: Smooth jazz's Jeff Lorber is cool about borrowing by Ashanti and Ja RuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... formed in the late '70s. It went through a few personnel changes but basically was a pretty solid unit of , [that's Kenny G to the rest of us] on sax, and me. That was the band about five years. And then the idea of fusion seemed pass so I started ...

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  20. Kenny GRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Examiner.com

    We notice that your web browser is out-of-date. For the best experience on AXS.com please consider upgrading to one of the following: We see your preferred language is English , would you like to stay on English or switch to English ? Kenny G, the world's most renowned saxophonist, will release his first Latin Jazz album, Rhythm & Romance, backed by some of the world's finest Latin musicians.

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