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NAJEE
Born 4th November 1957 in Jamaica, Queens, NYC where he still resides. Smooth Jazz artist, plays saxophone (soprano, alto and tenor), clarinet, flute and keyboards. As well as releasing a number of solo albums he has performed with other artists including Freddie Jackson, Will Downing, Jeffrey Osborne, Marcus Miller, Paul Jackson Jr. and George Duke.
Also featured as himself in the horror film 'Def by Temptation' which starred Samuel L. Jackson.
Brother of guitarist and producer Fareed Abdul Haqq who has featured on much of his work.
 
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I heard Najee In Novemeber 2012 at Old National In Indy, and he sounded as great as he did 30 years ago. I am a huge fan for life!
regina4tc@yahoo.com Monday, February 11, 2013
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Najee 2016 SoulMusic.com Interview
Phone interview conducted April 26, 2016 Award-winning musician/producer and songwriter Najee is celebrating his 30th year as a recording artist and popular performer, one who has built a solid audience since he began delivering his distinctive style as a premier saxophonist (and on occasion, flautist), From 2001-2003, Najee toured with Prince and during his conversation with David Nathan, he shares about his experiences with the late legendary musical icon as well as reflecting on three deca...
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NAJEE NEW CD: YOU, ME & FOREVER
This month, Grammy Nominated and award-winning international jazz saxophonist and flautist, Najee releases his highly anticipated new album “You, Me, ...
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NAJEE - Voice Your Choice With David Nathan
Recorded April 7, 2015 in London Grammy nominee, SoulMusic Hall Of Fame inductee, two-time Soul Train Award winner and pioneering musician Najee wi...
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Catching Up With.... Najee (August 2014)
Phone interview conducted July 30, 2014 Inducted into The SoulMusic Hall Of Fame in June in the Instrumentalist/Musician category, Grammy-nominated...
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Najee 2012 SoulMusic.com Interview
Interview recorded January 10, 2012 On the eve of the release of his new album, THE SMOOTH SIDE OF SOUL, sax and flute legend Najee reflects bac...
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Najee 2009 SoulMusic.com Interview
In the mid-late ‘80’s saxophonist Najee enjoyed multi-platinum albums as he heralded in the smooth jazz era of music. However, despite the sales, a...
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