Kenny ‘Babyface’ Edmonds latest release is currently the #2 most added single at AC radio. His take on James Taylor’s ‘Fire & Rain’ is also the #1 most added song on the Smooth Jazz chartswPLAYLIST is the first Babyface album devoted (mostly) to cover versions of some of his favorite songs, including Bob Dylan’s “Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door,” Dan Fogelberg’s “Longer,” and others from James Taylor (“Shower The People”), Eric Clapton (“Wonderful Tonight”), Bread (“Diary”), Jim Croce (“Time In A Bottle”), and Dave Loggins (“Please Come To Boston”), plus two new compositions by Babyface, including the beautiful song he penned for his two children, “Not Going Nowhere.”
Kenny ”Babyface” Edmond’s countless honors, which include Grammy awards for Producer Of the Year in 1992, ’95, ’96 and ’97 (the only person in history to win for three consecutive years), plus numerous NAACP Image Awards, Billboard Music Awards, and American Music Awards, established him not only as the top hitmaker of the ’90s, but as one of the greatest hitmakers in the history of popular music.
Babyface fans around the world can see him live when he performs at the new Billboard Live clubs in Japan in October: Tokyo, Japan (Oct. 15, 16, 18, 19, 20); Osaka, Japan (Oct. 22, 23, 25, 26, 28) and Fukuoka, Japan (Oct. 29). Babyface is also playing Manila, Phillipines’ Araneta Coliseum on Oct 13.