Kirk Whalum
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All I Do
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Falling In Love With Jesus
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The Wave (Album Version)
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Give Me The Reason
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He's Been Just That Good (feat. Lalah Hathaway)

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Kirk Whalum

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From his early days in Memphis where he played in his father's church choir, veteran saxophonist Kirk Whalum drew inspiration from the rich musical traditions of that city, including gospel, R&B, blues, and eventually jazz. He received a scholarship to attend music school at Texas Southern University, where he formed a band in 1979 and began playing shows on the local club circuit. When he opened for Bob James in Houston in 1984, the pianist was impressed with Whalum's expressiv... Read more

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