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Nancy Wilson, Grammy winning jazz singer, dies at 81

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nancy Wilson, the Grammy-winning "song stylist" and torch singer whose polished pop-jazz vocals made her a platinum artist and top concert performer, has died. Wilson, who retired from touring in 2011, died after a long illness at her home in Pioneertown, a California desert... Read More

Programs to Help Military Families During the Holidays

While for many the holiday season remains a joyful time to spend with family and friends, it can also be stressful. Purchasing gifts, entertaining, even arranging travel can sometimes ruin holiday cheer. This holds true for many military families as well. If you're interested in helping a family in... Read More

Kayla Waters Drops New Video For The #1 Hit "Zephyr"

For the last two weeks, Kayla Waters has had the # 1 Smooth Jazz song on the charts, Zephyr ! The daughter of legendary Smooth Jazz Artist Kim Waters continues to make a name for herself with Coevolve , her latest studio album. Check out the video for Zephyr below and listen for the track in Smooth... Read More

Giving Tuesday: Donations Doubled at Rancho Coastal Humane Society

Encinitas, CA – No animal lover should be forced to choose whether to feed themself or their pet. Your Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS) is asking you to make a donation that matters on Giving Tuesday, November 27th. Thanks to an anonymous donor, every donation up to $50,000 will be matched... Read More

The Legendary Sade Returns With New Music!

When Sade drops new music, it always seems like momentary balance is brought back to the universe and we are in another one of those moments. Last year she surprised us with a track from the A Wrinkle In Time soundtrack called Flower of The Universe . Now she has returned again with another new... Read More

Jeff Goldblum Is Doing Jazz?? Of Course He Is.

I'm a Jeff Goldblum guy . I'm a big fan. He has a niche for playing very unique characters and always finds himself as a key character in some of Hollywood's biggest franchises. Ranging from Invasion Of The Body Snatchers and The Fly to Jurrasic Park , Independence Day and most recently the role of... Read More

AHMED'S SJAD NEW MUSIC PICKS: 10/29/2018

Here we are starting a new week and have some more Smooth Jazz for you to check out! This week I'm bringing new music and chart climbers from Patrick Yandall , The Jazz Groupiez , Vicent Ingala , and The Jazz Holdouts . Hear all of the tracks below nightly in #SmoothJazzAfterDark ! Video of AHMED... Read More

Ahmed's SJAD New Music Notes: Oct. 3, 2018

Finish the out the second half of the week with some new Smooth Jazz and hear these tracks nightly in #SmoothJazzAfterDark ... NEW TRACKS The JT Project is back with Backyard Brew (feat. Najee). Video of Backyard Brew Paul Hardcastle gives us Amber Skies from Hardcastle VIII which was released on... Read More

Herb Alpert: New Music and Tour

It's time to wrap up the Summer of 2018 but not before another musical offering from a living legend. Herp Alpert has returned with a new album and tour to officially kick off the Fall season. The nine-time GRAMMY winner gives us Music Volume 3: Herb Alpert Reimagines The Tijuana Brass giving us a... Read More