New single from Donald Hayes "Georgy Porgy" on album 'Front Ground' - http://www.donaldhayesmusic.com/ #NowPlaying #JazzBayRadio #MusicPromotions

 
You've heard him for the past 25 years, as both a musician and an arranger for a proverbial "Who's Who" in the R&B, Gospel and Pop worlds - including James Brown, Earth, Wind & Fire, Kirk Franklin, Beyonce, Babyface and on recent and current recordings and tours with Robin Thicke. At last, saxophonist Donald Hayes steps out into the Front Ground on his debut album. Drawing on his Gospel and Blues roots, yet locked firmly in the grooving and melodic Urban Jazz pocket, his multi-faceted new album is smooth, melodic and straight from the heart, blending romance and sensuality with sweet funk. Along the way, his silky sax interacts with a list of heavyweight friends, including the late Wayman Tisdale, Marcus Miller and Eric Benet. Here in the Front Ground, Donald Hayes delivers music that is an extension of his life and who he is as a person... a shining light through and through. - Jonathan Widran, SmoothJazz.com

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