SmoothJazz.com Annual Chart 2016

The World's only Smooth Jazz Album Chart - Formerly the Gavin Report
RANK PROJECT ARTIST ALBUM LABEL SPINS
1 Global Force 3RD FORCE Global Force Baja/TSR Records 20,493
2 Futuresoul BONEY JAMES Futuresoul Concord Music Group 16,945
3 BWB BWB BWB Artistry/Mack Avenue 14,875
4 Silver FOURPLAY Silver Concord Music Group 14,684
5 Coast To Coast VINCENT INGALA Coast To Coast Independent 13,915
6 Ivory Soul JOHN NOVELLO Ivory Soul 529 Music 13,812
7 Still Euge EUGE GROOVE Still Euge Shanachie Entertainment 13,746
8 Ten CHRIS STANDRING Ten Ultimate Vibe Recordings 13,624
9 Just The Beginning ADAM HAWLEY Just The Beginning Kalimba 13,250
10 Alley Cat NILS Alley Cat Baja/TSR Records 13,198
11 All In PIECES OF A DREAM All In Shanachie Entertainment 12,786
12 Sonic Boom DARREN RAHN Sonic Boom Woodward Avenue Records 12,752
13 Fritzenized JONATHAN FRITZEN Fritzenized Nordic Night Records 12,601
14 Still Bill BILL MCGEE Still Bill 804Jazz 12,551
15 American Beauty ANDY SNITZER American Beauty Goose Song Music 12,229
16 True Stories THE RIPPINGTONS True Stories Peak/eOne 12,158
17 You, Me and Forever NAJEE You, Me and Forever Shanachie Records 12,051
18 Infinite Chill LAWSON ROLLINS Infinite Chill Infinita Records / Baja TSR 11,904
19 Second Nature MICHAEL LINGTON Second Nature Copenhagen Music 11,828
20 Set Me Free DAVE BRADSHAW, JR. Set Me Free MOKU Records 11,760
21 First Class GROOVE LTD. First Class Skytown Records 11,585
22 Stories From Stompin' Willie PAUL JACKSON JR Stories From Stompin' Willie Branch, Records Inc. 11,310
23 Collaborations DAVE KOZ Collaborations Concord 11,066
24 It's All About Love SYLVIA BENNETT It's All About Love Out of Sight Music 11,019
25 Limitless JULIAN VAUGHN Limitless JulianVaughn.com 11,006
26 Uptown Jazz TONY SAUNDERS Uptown Jazz San Francisco Records 10,969
27 More Serious Business JAZZ FUNK SOUL More Serious Business Shanachie Records 10,822
28 The Journey NICK COLIONNE The Journey 10,794
29 Step It Up JEFF LORBER FUSION Step It Up Heads Up 10,710
30 Psycho Bass BYRON MILLER Psycho Bass Byron Lee Miller's Studio's LLC 10,533
31 A Little Longer THREESTYLE feat. Magdalena Chovancova A Little Longer WeLoveMusicRecords 10,259
32 Don't Stop (Soul Italiano) PAOLO RUSTICHELLI Don't Stop (Soul Italiano) Next Age Music 10,204
33 Connected MARK ETHEREDGE Connected Vipaka Records 10,187
34 Front Ground DONALD HAYES Front Ground DonaldHayesMusic.com 10,023
35 A Twist Of Rit LEE RITENOUR A Twist Of Rit Concord Music Group 9,909
36 That's Life GREG ADAMS & EAST BAY SOUL That's Life Ripa Records 9,869
37 In Too Deep JAREZ In Too Deep Top Jazz Records LLC 9,225
38 Can You Hear Me PATRICK BRADLEY Can You Hear Me Patrick's Song Factory 9,144
39 Spice Of Life ROB SABADO Spice Of Life RobSabado.com 9,134
40 Moments Of Change THE JT PROJECT Moments Of Change The JT Project Records 9,116
41 Mr. Bonejazz BUFF DILLARD Mr. Bonejazz Buff Dillard Music, LLC 8,936
42 My Journey NATALIE CADET My Journey Breath Of Life Records 8,901
43 And Coffee MARCUS ANDERSON And Coffee Anderson Music-LLC 8,898
44 Full Tank 2.0 BEN TANKARD Full Tank 2.0 ben-jammin' 8,815
45 Back 2 Love MAYSA Back 2 Love Shanachie Entertainment 8,708
46 Rhythm and Romance KIM WATERS Rhythm and Romance Shanachie Entertainment 8,692
47 My Own Skin KENYA My Own Skin Kenya MJ Music 8,612
48 I'm Back WALTER BEASLEY I'm Back Affable 8,463
49 You Change LINDSEY WEBSTER You Change Atlanta Records 8,391
50 Grooveology MIKAEL Grooveology MikaelMusix 8,301
51 Turn It Up STEVE COLE Turn It Up Artistry/Mack Avenue 8,295
52 In Search Of Better Days INCOGNITO In Search Of Better Days Shanachie Entertainment 8,220
53 Bliss CINDY BRADLEY Bliss 8,140
54 Positraction FOUR80EAST Positraction Boomtang 8,112
55 Repertoire JAMES DAY Repertoire Song King 8,099
56 Eruption DANNY KUSZ Eruption DannyKusz.com 8,070
57 Unbreakable Heart KEN NAVARRO Unbreakable Heart Positive Music Records 8,020
58 Journey To The Heart KEIKO MATSUI Journey To The Heart Shanachie Records 7,914
59 Blue Rondo PHILIPPE SAISSE TRIO Blue Rondo Bandar Log Music 7,838
60 Bright Moments TERJE LIE Bright Moments TCat Records 7,770
61 Trying To Figure It Out GRACE KELLY Trying To Figure It Out Pazz 7,724
62 A Better Man PHIL PERRY A Better Man Shanachie Entertainment 7,681
63 Moments ROB TARDIK Moments Guitardik Music 7,500
64 Follow The Sun JAS MILLER Follow The Sun Jas Miller 7,309
65 Out of a Dream BRIAN SIMPSON Out of a Dream Shanachie Entertainment 7,180
66 Full Circle BRIAN BROMBERG Full Circle Artistry/Mack Avenue 7,106
67 New Era LEBRON New Era 7,093
68 Midnight Passion BENNETT B Midnight Passion Baton Records 7,058
69 Black Pearls WILL DOWNING Black Pearls Shanachie Entertainment 6,996
70 Dream ANGIE STONE Dream Conjunction/Top Notch/Shanachie 6,945
71 Starting Over CHRIS GODBER Starting Over ChrisGodber.com 6,899
72 Friday Afternoon RONALD 'BOO' HINKSON Friday Afternoon Zephryn Records 6,860
73 The Essential Collection U-NAM The Essential Collection Skytown Records 6,836
74 Wind Dance REZA KHAN Wind Dance Painted Media 6,797
75 Unspoken CHUCK LOEB Unspoken Shanachie Records 6,772
76 Soulfunky LIN ROUNTREE Soulfunky 6,765
77 Can You Feel It RICK BRAUN Can You Feel It Artistry 6,743
78 Mellowonder / Songs In The Key Of Stevie BOB BALDWIN Mellowonder / Songs In The Key Of Stevie City Sketches 6,689
79 I Got Next JACK TURNER I Got Next Turner Entertainment Artist 6,677
80 My One And Only One JESSY J My One And Only One Shanachie Records 6,593
81 Ear Candy PAULA ATHERTON Ear Candy Kalimba 6,590
82 This Is Soul DOC POWELL This Is Soul DPR Music 6,567
83 Countdown PAUL TAYLOR Countdown Peak/eOne 6,554
84 C'est Le Funk U-NAM C'est Le Funk Skytown 6,367
85 Laguna Beach MARC ANTOINE Laguna Beach Woodward Avenue 6,362
86 Pictures & Frames STEVE OLIVER Pictures & Frames SOM Entertainment, LLC 6,336
87 Game On KENYON CARTER Game On CurvePoint Media 6,320
88 Just In Time EDEN PEREZ Just In Time Edensax 6,297
89 Gold BLAIR BRYANT Gold Innervision Records 6,194
90 Perception MITCHELL COLEMAN JR. Perception Soul Revelation Records 6,188
91 Yolanda YOLANDA RABUN Yolanda Yodyful Music 6,172
92 Soul Secrets GREGG KARUKAS Soul Secrets Nightowl 6,165
93 Everlasting (feat. Terrence Richburg) PHIL FRENCH Everlasting (feat. Terrence Richburg) RichEscape Music, LLC 6,127
94 One Way Back PAUL BROWN One Way Back Woodward Avenue 6,126
95 Vintage Truth DW3 Vintage Truth Woodward Avenue 5,957
96 High Tide THE B. CHRISTOPHER BAND High Tide Independent 5,923
97 Open Invitation GABRIEL MARK HASSELBACH Open Invitation Wind Tunnel 5,913
98 G GERALD ALBRIGHT G Bright 5,863
99 Summer Madness RICHARD ELLIOT Summer Madness Heads Up/Concord 5,794
100 PAST - PRESENT - FUTURE JOEL DEL ROSARIO PAST - PRESENT - FUTURE JDR 5,776