Kirk Whalum
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"Kirk Whalum" is an United States/American smooth jazz saxophonist and songwriter. He toured with Whitney Houston for more than seven years and soloed in her single "I Will Always Love You", the List of best-selling singles worldwide/best-selling single by a female artist in music history. He has recorded a series of well received solo albums and film soundtracks, with music ranging from pop music/pop to R&B to smooth jazz. Kirk’s musical accomplishments have brought him a total of 12 Grammy Awards/Grammy nominations.

Kirk won his first Grammy Awards/Grammy award in 2011 for Best Gospel Song (“It’s What I Do”, featuring Lalah Hathaway) alongside lifelong friend and gifted writer, Jerry Peters.

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