Greg Manning’s New Single “Cruisin’ Down The Road” Featuring Vincent Ingala

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Kalimba Music set to release Greg Manning’s new single “Cruisin’ Down The Road” featuring Vincent Ingala on saxophone – Going for adds on Monday, June 23rd, 2014.

“Cruisin’ Down The Road” is the follow-up to the hit singles “Dance With You” and “Groove Me” and is off of Greg’s new CD “Dance With You,” which will be released on July 8th, 2014!

Greg Manning’s Upcoming Kalimba Music Debut Release, “Dance With You”

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Greg Manning will be making his Kalimba Music debut with his upcoming release entitled, “Dance With You,” be sure to check it out.

About Greg:
Kalimba Music’s first official artist, keyboardist/composer Greg Manning, whose debut instrumental single “Dance With You” was a popular genre airplay hit in 2013 – reaching #1 on the taste-making chart, The Smooth Jazz Top 20 with Allen Kepler.

A native of Zurich, Switzerland, the multi-talented keyboardist studied piano and film scoring at Berklee College of Music in Boston before returning to his home country to establish himself as a composer and producer. He made his debut in the U.S. as the keyboardist for Brian McKnight‘s “Back At One” tour, then toured extensively for a decade as keyboardist and music director for Grammy nominated jazz/gospel artist Jonathan Butler. Over the years, Manning has also performed with many top names in the genre, including Mindi Abair, Gerald Albright, Will Downing, Richard Elliot, Eric Marienthal, Chante Moore and Kirk Whalum, among others.

Kalimba Music Set To Release A Remastered Collector’s Edition Of “The Promise”

Newly re-launched Kalimba Music’s first release will be a re-mastered collector’s edition of the Earth, Wind & Fire hit album The Promise, a critically acclaimed full length set which in its original run – after a six year studio recording hiatus by the band – hit #19 on Billboard’s Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and #5 on the Top Independent Albums chart. It also scored a Grammy nomination for Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance for “Hold Me.”

Kalimba is also making a foray into the contemporary urban jazz world with the release of the album’s new single, “Never,” to smooth jazz radio May 19.

The Smooth Jazz airplay for the single, “Never”:
Billboard Smooth Jazz Chart:  #2 Most Added (9 adds); Most Increased Play (+32 spins)
SmoothJazz.com Chart Recap:  #2 Most Added (21 adds); SPINcreased List (+82 spins)
Groove Jazz Music Chart:  #1 Most Added (18 adds)

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