Feb 09,2007 00:00
Bend Weekly News Sources
Classic Love Songs Old & New - from the Title Track 'I'm In The Mood For Love,' to 'The Way You Look Tonight' 'You're Beautiful' and 'It Had To Be You'
Arista recording artist Kenny G -- acclaimed as the biggest-selling instrumental musician and biggest-selling jazz musician of the modern era offers the perfect gift this Valentine's Day with his new album, I'm In The Mood For Love ... The Most Romantic Melodies Of All Time.
Following his heart, the album is an entire program of romantic songs featuring some of today's top charting artists: "If I Ain't Got You" (Alicia Keys), "You're Beautiful" (James Blunt), and "You Raise Me Up" (Josh Groban), and also pays homage to classic songs from the 20th century American Songbook including, "The Way You Look Tonight" and "I'm In The Mood For Love."
I'm In The Mood For Love ... The Most Romantic Melodies Of All Time, the #1 Contemporary Jazz Album of 2006 follows up to 2005's indispensable collection of seasonal tunes, The Greatest Holiday Classics, his fourth holiday best-seller. Prior to that in 2004, Kenny released the RIAA gold At Last ... The Duets Album. Both albums rose to #1 on Billboard's Top Contemporary Jazz chart, and both were top 30 R&B and top 40 pop crossover successes.It is Kenny G's innate ability to create and set different moods with his music that has made him such an enduring force and earned him Grammy, American Music, Soul Train, World Music and NAACP Image Awards as well as a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.