The Essential Kenny G

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All Music Guide - Rob Theakston
With a series of greatest-hits collections being issued and repackaged over the past few years, this installment of the Essential series puts them all to shame by collecting not one, but two discs' worth of the jazz saxophonist's career. It's far more inclusive and thorough than most collections, as it spans everything right from the beginning up to his latest endeavor, a collaboration with R&B legends Earth, Wind & Fire for their cover of OutKast's genius "The Way You Move." There's also a strong inclusion of holiday favorites and cover songs that are evenly spread throughout, but they give the disc's sequencing an erratic feel at times. This is, quite simply, ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Rob Theakston
With a series of greatest-hits collections being issued and repackaged over the past few years, this installment of the Essential series puts them all to shame by collecting not one, but two discs' worth of the jazz saxophonist's career. It's far more inclusive and thorough than most collections, as it spans everything right from the beginning up to his latest endeavor, a collaboration with R&B legends Earth, Wind & Fire for their cover of OutKast's genius "The Way You Move." There's also a strong inclusion of holiday favorites and cover songs that are evenly spread throughout, but they give the disc's sequencing an erratic feel at times. This is, quite simply, all the Kenny G one could ever possibly need or want; compact enough to satisfy casual listeners, and broad enough to satisfy the legions of fans that flock to the man.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/24/2006
  • Label: Arista
  • UPC: 828767548722
  • Catalog Number: 75487
  • Sales rank: 3,521

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Kenny G Primary Artist
Michael Bolton Track Performer
Peabo Bryson Track Performer
Earth, Wind & Fire Track Performer
Aaron Neville Track Performer
Smokey Robinson Track Performer
George Benson Track Performer
David Sanborn Track Performer
Louis Armstrong Track Performer
Chaka Khan Track Performer
Ellis Hall Track Performer
Technical Credits
George Gershwin Composer
Michael Bolton Composer, Producer, Audio Production
Kenny G Arranger, Composer, Producer, Author
James Newton Howard Composer
David Foster Audio Production
Alan Gorrie Composer
Andy Goldmark Composer
Andrew McPherson Cover Photo
Franne Golde Composer
James Horner Composer
Roger Ball Composer
Johnny Bristol Composer
Vernon Bullock Composer
Peter Bunetta Producer, Audio Production
Rick Chudacoff Producer, Audio Production
Malcolm Duncan Composer
Ira Gershwin Composer
Preston Glass Composer, Producer
Paul Gordon Composer
Will Jennings Composer
Hugh Martin Composer
Dennis Matkosky Composer
Narada Michael Walden Composer
Joseph M. Palmaccio Mastering
Lou Pardini Composer
Linda Perry Composer
Dan Shea Composer, Producer
Diane Warren Composer
George David Weiss Composer
Owen McIntyre Composer
Walter Afanasieff Arranger, Composer, Producer, Audio Production
Carlton "Carl Mo" Mahone Composer
Dave Foster Producer
Ralph Blane Composer
Antwan Patton Composer
Traditional Composer
Lily Lew Packaging Manager
Dorothy Heyward Composer
Patrick Brown Composer
Robert Thiele Composer
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