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R.L. Walker – Coming BIG

Smooth Jazz recording artist, Saxophonist, R.L. Walker will release his 6th, independent studio project titled “Coming BIG” – Blessed, Inspired, Genuine. The project includes (4) tracks produced and arranged by Lew Laing Jr. and tracks composed and arranged by R.L. Walker. Features special appearances by bassist Brendan Rothwell, vocalist Demetriace “Chee Chee” Jordan and introducing saxman “SaxLO” Larry Owens. Coming BIG will introduce fans to Walker’s driven motivations and musical identity and individuality.

With the release of Coming BIG, R.L. Walker cements his passion for the Smooth Jazz genre. Choosing this project to showcase just how blessed he has been and continues to be. The tracks contained in this project highlight familiar sounds from the genre’s greats which Walker draws his Inspiration from, paying homage to those who have come before him. And of course R.L. Walker brings his Genuine and unique style of Saxophone playing for which his fans have come to greatly enjoy.​

Coming BIG features 9 Smooth Jazz titles, which includes the previously released single track “Off The Corner” that has garnered International play time and fame on various Smooth Jazz stations. However, if that isn’t enough, the other 8 tracks that make up this current project are sure to surpass many more major accomplishments. Track list highlights include “Anyplace Anytime”, a musical collaboration with bassist Brendan Rothwell. “Working with Brendan has been truly a pleasure. His musical knowledge. musicianship and talent is out of this world”, This track will definitely be a sure crowd pleaser! “Grateful”, another amazing collaboration brings the truly awesome vocal talents and musical awareness of singer/songwriter/artist/producer, Demetriace “Chee Chee” Jordan. This track will surely uplift your spirit and give PRAISE for sure! “First Kiss”, we are highlighting this track for the shear genuine quality it brings. As the title suggests, the track takes you emotionally back to that thought and moment of your very first kiss. A very “feeling” track.

The album will be available for pre-order on April 2, 2020 at

R.L. Walker – R.L. Walker

R.L. Walker is the self-titled fifth full CD by Saxophonist R.L. Walker. A collection of tracks inspired by past experience, places, and people. Continuing with the fan adorned mantra of “Get Your Smooth On!””, Walker does not disappoint.

Each track provides a steady dose of smooth emotions and vibes. “This project is emotionally charged” proclaims Walker. “This album is me, my thoughts and feelings, coming straight through the music to your ears”.

The new album is available in all stores, also on CDBaby.

R.L. Walker – From Sunset to Sunrise

From Sunset to SunriseSmooth and chilled sax grooves from beginning to end. Slow jams and mid-tempo tunes that are sure to make your days more relaxed and your weekends more tranquilo! From Sunset to Sunrise is the brainchild of saxophonist and composer, R.L. Walker. Fans of Najee, Kim Waters and George Howard will appreciate the Washingon, D.C. based artist’s laidback vibe here.

Smooth, Jazzy, Funky and yes Sexy-Saxy!! Comprised of 10 tantalizing tracks combined together delivering an array of musical emotion and over 45 minutes of Smooth-Jazz sensory overload. Get this album at CDBaby.

R.L. Walker – 3rd time’s the Charm

3rd Time's the CharmR.L. Walker releases his third musical offering, 3rd time’s the Charm (appropriately named), a collection of 9 soulfully spirited tracks ranging from slow seductive ballads to rhythm pumping grooves. “I really sat back and listened to many dynamic performers such as Walter Beasley, Boney James, Najee and so on while creating this CD” states R.L, “It is not my intent to copy nor mimic their incredible talents but to incorporate aspects of their dynamic personas to help develop my sax voice.” R.L. truly delivers on the commitment with his latest CD. Fans will definitely notice a distinct however smoothly subtle change in R.L.’s playing, presenting full-bodied alto-sax rifts on tracks such as, “Stepping Out and Cubana Flow” and amazingly silky soprano interludes on, “Malibu Chaser”.

Claiming North Jersey (Rahway) as home but currently based out of the DMV (DC/Maryland/Virginia), R.L. introduced himself to the Smooth Jazz audience in 2012 releasing his debut CD “Ear Relevance” and then again in 2013 releasing his sophomore CD “Many Facet’s”, both of which have given him the bases and the drive to complete “3rd time’s the Charm”. “There is a little something for everyone on this CD” explains R.L., “I really tried to create songs intended to summon an array of sensations in listeners and I believe I’ve done that.” With the release of “3rd times the Charm”, R.L completes the hat-trick!! 3 is the magical number. Take a listen and hear for yourself. As always, R.L. concludes “Grab a glass, some wine, that special someone or good friends and enjoy!!”

Get it at CDBaby.