Jazz (Smooth-Crossover-Pop) / Easy Listening


Mindi Abair

Gerald Albright (1957– )

Herb Alpert (1935– )

Dennis Angel

Charlie Apicella (1979– )

Dave Archer

Dave Askren

Augi

Roy Ayers (1940– )

Jeff Babko

David Bach

Lisa Marie Baratta

Chris Bauer

Walter Beasley (1961– )

Beat Funktion

George Benson (1943– )

Randy Bernsen

Kenny Blake

David Boswell

Chris Botti

Rick Braun (1955– )

Tom Braxton

Brazzamerica

The Brecker Brothers [1975–1981]

Brian Bromberg (1960– )

Norman Brown

Alex Bugnon

Mindy Canter

Kenny Carr

Steve Carter

Craig Chaquico (1954– )

Frankie Cicala

Jeff Coffin (1965– )

Steve Cole

Nick Colionne

Charles Compo

Joyce Cooling

Chris Cortez

The Crusaders (1971–76)

Brian Culbertson

Barry Danielian

Dapp Theory

Eric Darius

Karl Denson (1968– )

Down to the Bone [1997– ]

George Duke (1946–2013)

Candy Dulfer (1969– )

Jimmy Earl (1957– )

Ecco La Musica

Mark Egan (1951– )

Damian Erskine

Foreign Motion

Patrick Forgas

Fourplay [1991– ]

The Funky Organics

Kenny G (1959– )

The Galactic Cowboy Orchestra

Leo Gandelman

Garage A Trois [2003– ]

Mike Garson (1945– )

Maxfield Gast

Cochemea Gastelum

Gnappy

Jeff Golub (1955–2015)

Richie Goods

Euge Groove

Marsha Heydt

Warren Hill

Al Hirt (1922–99)

Johnny Hodges

Incognito [1981– ]

Paul Jackson (1947– )

Jackson Garrett [2008– ]

Jaga Jazzist [2001– ]

Bob James (1939– )

Boney James

The Jazz Crusaders [1961–1971]

Jazzhole [1994– ]

Clarence Johnson III

Norman Johnson

Ronny Jordan (1962–2014)

Stanley Jordan (1959– )

Bernie Kenerson

John Klemmer (1946– )

Mark Knox

Hubert Laws (1939– )

Ronnie Laws (1950– )

Liquid Soul [1996– ]

Jeff Lorber (1952– )

Vincent Lyn

Sean Malone

Chuck Mangione (1940– )

Ethan Mann

Keith Marks

Terrace Martin

Chris Massey

Keiko Matsui

Jason Miles (1952– )

Marcus Miller (1959– )

Monsieur Dubois [2004– ]

Stanton Moore (1972– )

Mörglbl

Mr. Groove

Dave Mullen

Mylab

Native Soul

Novox

Steve Oliver

Oranj Symphonette

Kim Pensyl

Simon Phillips (1957– )

Pittsburgh Jazz Orchestra

Doc Powell

Roger Powell

Boots Randolph (1927–2007)

Benny Reid (1980– )

Renegades of Jazz

Karriem Riggins (1975– )

RJ and the Assignment

Troy Roberts

Thom Rotella (1951– )

Amanda Ruzza

Sachal Studios Orchestra

Philippe Saisse

Joe Sample (1939–2014)

Dave Samuels (1948– )

David Sanborn (1945– )

Phil Sargent

Dave Sharp

Chip Shelton

Lonnie Liston Smith (1940– )

E. Doctor Smith (1956– )

Steve Smith (1954– )

Snarky Puppy

The Soul Rebels [1994– ]

The Souljazz Orchestra

Soulive [1999– ]

Spyro Gyra [1976– ]

The Stance Brothers

Nick Stefanacci

Ed Stone

Stooges Brass Band [2003– ]

Story City

Joey Stuckey

Susan SurfTone

Al Thompson Jr.

Wayman Tisdale (1964–2009)

Times 4

Nestor Torres (1957– )

Trombone Shorty (1986– )

John Tropea (1946– )

Urban Knights [1995– ]

The Urban Renewal Project

Urbanity

Freddy V

The Verge [2012– ]

The Waitiki 7

Andre Ward

Freddie Washington

Grover Washington Jr. (1943–99)

Kim Waters

Danny Weis (1948– )

Lenny White (1949– )

Pamela Williams

Yellowjackets [1981– ]

Jon Zeeman

Zubatto Syndicate

Various Artists


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