Kenny G

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Saxophonist
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Date of Birth June 5, 1956
Place of Birth Seattle, Washington
Age 64 years old
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Kenny G

Kenneth Bruce Gorelick, better known by his stage name Kenny G, is an American jazz saxophonist. His 1986 album, Duotones, brought him commercial success. Kenny G is one of the best-selling artists of all time, with global sales totaling more than 75 million records.

Birth name: Kenneth Bruce Gorelick
Also known as: Kenny G
Born: June 5, 1956, Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Genres: Adult contemporary, smooth jazz, easy listening
Occupation(s): Musician, songwriter, record producer
Instruments: Soprano saxophone, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, flute
Years active: 1973–1982 (group), 1982–present (solo)
Labels: Arista (1982–2006), Concord, (2008–present)
Associated acts: Michael Bolton, Toni Braxton, Babyface, Kashif, David Foster, Andrea Bocelli, Richard Marx
Website: Kenny G's Official site
Twitter: Kenny G's Twitter profile
Facebook: Kenny G's Facebook profile
Youtube: Kenny G's Youtube channel
IMDb: Kenny G's IMDb
Spotify: Kenny G's Spotify

About Kenny G

Best-selling jazz saxophone player who has been recognized as one of the most commercially successful instrumental musicians of all time. He his own line of eponymous saxophones.

Before Fame

He went from elementary school to college all in his hometown of Seattle.

Achievement

He has sold more than 75 million albums globally.

Family Life

He married Janice Deleon on June 15, 1980; after their divorce, he remarried Lyndie Benson on April 5, 1992. He has two children.

Associations

He's collaborated with the likes of Michael Bolton and Smokey Robinson.

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Latest information about Kenny G updated on October 26, 2020.

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