Smooth Groovers Podcast – Season 2 – Episode 20

Welcome to another exciting episode of the licensed Smooth Groovers Review.

Wow! Early for another week!

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This week our newies include:

Jeff Golub, please visit him at: &

Jeff is a great contemporary jazz guitarist with 6 solo albums, and 3 CD’s as the leader of the instrumental band “Avenue Blue” . This is the title track from this ace new CD Grand Central. Jeff’s Influences include Eric Clapton Wes Montgomery Jimi Hendrix BB, Albert and Freddie King.

Beyoncé – From her newish CD entitled, B’Day – The track features some great Spanish guitar and she is accompanied by Alejandro Fernández.. Visit her at: and

Beyoncé is an American R&B singer, songwriter, producer, actress, dancer, fashion designer, and model. She was also was part of the hugely successful Group, ‘Destiny’s Child’, reported as being the world’s best-selling female group of all time. In addition, Beyonce has won at least 10 Grammy awards. This track has a great summer feel – no matter where you are!

Akon from his CD entitled Konvicted, visit him at: and

This track in our view combines a reggae beat with some nice smooth beats. It is also his new single. It reminds the Doc of great hits from 3rd World and Inner Circle

Akon is a hip hop and R&B singer, songwriter, and record producer born in America, he grew up in Senegal. His rise to fame starts with his single ‘Locked Up’ in 2004 from his debut album ‘Trouble’. His second album, ‘Konvicted’, earned him a Grammy nomination for the single ‘Smack That’. He has had 18 Billboard Hot 100 songs to his credit and is the only artist to ever accomplished the feat of holding both the number one and two spots simultaneously on the Billboard Hot 100 charts twice.

In our Myspace Artist Review we feature:

Ernesto – Held, recommended by DJ come of age and featured on their site and

This track is from an album entitled, ‘Find The Form’. Check out the remix competition at their Myspace account.

Ernesto is otherwise known as Jonatan Bäckelie, and he is from Sweden.

Greg Chambers – Here With. Visit him at: and

Greg’s influences include: Dave Koz, Michael Lington, Warren Hill, Eric Marienthal, David Sanborn, Steve Cole, and Gerald Albright. Born into a musical family in California, Greg started on the saxophone aged 9. His debut smooth jazz album, ‘City Lights’, has received praise from fellow saxophonists, listeners, promoters, and record executives. It has made its way into Internet radio playlists and podcasts (both in the US and outside including the Smoothgroovers Review in our first season. His 2006 CD, ‘City lights’ is still available and this track ‘Here With You is brand new.

This week’s Featured Artist is Issac Hayes (

Soul and funk singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, arranger, and actor from America. He is best known as one of the creative forces behind Stax Records, both an in-house songwriter/producer and a recording artist.

Issac has also written scores for several motion pictures as well. His best known is the 1971 film Shaft. Issac Hayes received an Academy Award for Best Original Song and two Grammy Awards. Hayes received a third Grammy for his 1971 album Black Moses. In 1992, Hayes was crowned an honorary king of Ghana’s Ada district thanks to his humanitarian and development efforts.

From His Website you can download his free e-book ‘The Way to Happiness’, available in 90 languages.

This week’s Desert Island Groove is from Rhonda Thomas. Rhonda has been supporting and touring with Issac Hayes for the last 10 years and we met her outside the London Issac Hayes gig on 3rd August 2007. It was a great pleasure.

Please visit her at: and
We strongly recommend her new CD, ‘Breathe new life’

We close the show with our Oldies that include:

Sydney Youngblood
The Players Association
Torcuato Mariano, visit him at:

The final track is from the fantastically talented Ashford and Simpson.
Check them out at:

Until next time…

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9 thoughts on “Smooth Groovers Podcast – Season 2 – Episode 20

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