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Who is the biggest-selling instrumental musician?

 


Born Kenneth Bruce Gorelick, Kenny G is the noted Grammy winning adult contemporary and smooth jazz saxophonist. He is the biggest-selling instrumental musician of the modern age, with global sales of more than 75 million albums.

Kenny G earned a place in the Guiness Book of World Records for playing the longest note ever recorded on a saxophone.Using circular breathing, Kenny G held an E-flat for 45 minutes and 47 seconds at the J&R Music World in New York City.

His no.1 hit singles include "By the Time the Night is Over, " "Forever in Love" and many more.

Kenny G achieved success quite early on, with both "G Force" and "Gravity" studio albums achieving paltinum success in the USA. The succeeding albums, "Duotones" and "Breathless" were successes unparalleled in the instrumental world.

 

 

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