CBS Radio Partners Up With Kenny G
February 23, 2009 at 10:59 AM (PT)
CBS RADIO Smooth Jazz KTWV (94.7)/LOS ANGELES, CA has partnered with 'KENNY G's RADIO STATION' to bring a one-of-a-kind online destination for jazz listeners. The station will bring a combination of music from artists including SADE, DAVID SANBORN, JOHN LEGEND, EARTH WIND AND FIRE and more. Also, KENNY G will introduce songs that have inspired him over the years.
"Internet radio has enjoyed explosive growth so to be a part of this exciting medium by having my own online radio station is an incredibly exciting creative challenge," KENNY G. said. "it is an honor to work with a company of CBS RADIO's stature and I am grateful for the opportunity to expose my fans and fellow smooth jazz listeners to new music and content."
"KENNY G is one of the most celebrated names in pop culture, so to partner with the entertainer who is the essence of the popular smooth jazz format is perfect first for our brand," VP of SMOOTH JAZZ PROGRAMMING at CBS RADIO PAUL GOLDSTEIN said. "Kenny has insight into the format like no one else I know-plus he has an easy-going on-air style that connects instantly with listeners. There is a longstanding synergy between musicians and radio and by having these two vital elements come together in one online entity audiences will be treated to an incredible listening experience."
For more details on KENNY G's show check out the website here.