Blake Aaron

 

30(1)Blake Aaron has recorded and/ or performed with such artists as Philip Bailey (Earth Wind and Fire), Sheila E., Frank Stallone, Bobby Womack and Carlos Santana (Womack-Save the Children), The Gap Band, Lakeside, Dynasty, The Drifters, The Coasters, Tommy Walker, Little Anthony and the Imperials, Joe Houston, Mary Wells, Billy Bass and Bernie Worell (The Funkadellics), Fish (Fishbone), producer Bill Laswell, producer Michael Lloyd, Hiroshima, David Benoit, Najee, Eric Marienthal, Nelson Rangell, Marion Meadows, Steve Reid’s Bamboo Forest, Kuh LaDesma, and Gloria Trevi.

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22Blake Aaron has also been the guitarist and/or composed for such television shows and films as “Hit Music Central USA” (NBC Non Stop), “MAD TV” (FOX) where Blake was the show’s guitarist for 14 years and co-composed the show’s latest theme, Steven Seagal’s “Half Past Dead 2,” “Super Dave Osborne” (Spike TV) and also co-composed the show’s latest theme, Chocolate News” (Comedy Central), “The Next Best Thing” (ABC), “The Starlet” (w/Faye Dunaway) (UPN), “10-8” (ABC), “The Jamie Kennedy Experiment” (WB), “Gary and Mike” (UPN), “The Ben Stiller Show” (FOX), “Sunday Night Comics” (FOX)

26In 2007, Blake released his third CD, DESIRE. Packed with beautiful, unforgettable melodies, with such hit singles as “Bumpin’ on the Wes Side,” and “Desire,” The DESIRE CD was in the Top 20 on Radio and Records for 15 weeks, and #1 on the Indie Charts for 20 weeks.

**The latest single from Blake Aaron, “Encantadora,” from the upcoming release “Soul Stories,” on Innervision Records, featuring Najee on flute was #1 on the BDS/ Billboard recurrent contemporary jazz charts and stayed in the Top Ten for 15 weeks!

1In 2008, Blake Aaron began hosting an internationally syndicated weekly radio show recorded live from host station KSBR. Several stations are already running the Blake Aaron Radio Show including KSBR/Mission Viejo, KIHT- HD3 St. Louis, WVSU/Birmingham, SKY FM/Solar Radio (Satellite radio in the UK and Western Europe), AmbianceJazzOnline.com, Jazz-City.com, CitySoundsRadio.com, WavJazz.net, SmoothJazzExpressions.com, Smooth Jazz Beach Radio, KSBR.com, OhZone.com (Taiwan), JazzBluesRadio.com, Rhythm and Jazz Radio, AllMediaArtists.com, and JazzMatrix.com.

Blake4The Blake Aaron Radio Show is an artist to artist live radio show with the main purpose of bringing the contemporary jazz/ AC listener closer to the music and the contemporary jazz/ AC artist family. Blake plays live music on the air with each guest and has performed with and has had such guests on the Blake Aaron Radio Show as Kenny Loggins, Anita Baker, Earl Klugh, Bill Medley (The Righteous Bros.), Ambrosia, YES, Alan Parsons, Ambrosia, David Pack, Frank Stallone, Ottmar Liebert, Dick Dale, Steve Tyrell, Peter Asher, Paul Reiser and Julia Fordham, Lee Ritenour, Craig Chaquico, Boney James, Rick Braun, Neal Schon (Journey), David Benoit, Peter White, Najee, Warren Hill, Brian Culbertson, Hiroshima, Mindi Abair, Spencer Day, Chieli Minucci, Paul Jackson Jr., Alphonse Mouzon, Ricky Lawson, Evelyn Champagne King, and Caleb Quaye (Elton John).