Tony Saunders has played bass with some of the best people in the business. He has played with Les McCann, Eshter Phillips, Dave Leibman, David Crosby, Eric Clapton, Jerry Garcia, Joe Sample, Neil Schon & Jonathan Cain, Joe Louis Walker, Chaka Kahn and his dad, Merl Saunders just to name a few. He first toured with Dr. John back in the late 70’s.
This cd is a mixture of r&b and smooth jazz. It features the voice of Jamie Davis, the current lead singer in the Count Basie Band, on a few tracks as well as some strong instrumentals. You can dance to this music or sit back and listen with your loved one. Tony continues to produce records and write music for movies, tv shows (2 emmys this year) and commercials. You can visit his web site at www.tonysaunders.com. Tony’s writing has garnished 2 top 10 songs. growing up around Herbie Hancock who gave him a couple of piano lessons and Sly Stone who gave him an organ at age 10. Tony was destined to have music in his veins.