John "Jubu" Smith

John "Jubu" Smith

Real Name:
John Thomas Smith
American songwriter, musician, multi-instrumentalist (guitar, bass, drums, trumpet) and producer. Started his career in the early 1990's playing guitar for Tony! Toni! Toné!. Since then he has recorded both solo material and worked as a session musician, mainly for R&B, hip hop and gospel artists, including Luther Vandross, Mary J. Blige, Angie Stone, Deborah Cox, Boyz II Men, CeCe Winans, Whitney Houston, Hootie & The Blowfish, Alicia Keys, Toni Braxton, Chaka Khan, and Rahsaan Patterson, among others.
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John "Jubu" Smith Discography


Dome CD 88 Rahsaan Patterson Cloud 9 (as John 'Jubu' Smith) Rahsaan Patterson - Wines & Spirits (Album) Dome Records Dome CD 88 UK 2007 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

CDP 345 Tony! Toni! Toné! It Never Rains (In Southern California) (All The Way Live) (as John T and 5 more… Tony! Toni! Toné! - It Never Rains (In Southern California)(CD, Maxi, Promo) Wing Records CDP 345 US 1990 Sell This Version
846 651-2 Safire I Never Heard and 1 more… Safire - I Wasn't Born Yesterday (Album) Mercury 846 651-2 Canada 1991 Sell This Version
7 92180-2 Big Bub Tellin' Me Stories (as John Smith) Big Bub - Comin' At Cha(CD, Album) Eastwest Records America 7 92180-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
92181-2 Nona Gaye Love Is All You Need For The Future Nona Gaye - Love For The Future (Album) Atlantic, Third Stone Records 92181-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
848 896-2 Shomari Shomari - Every Day Has A Sun(CD, Album) Mercury 848 896-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
314 514 933-2 Tony Toni Toné* Tony Toni Toné* - Sons Of Soul (Album) Mercury, Wing Records 314 514 933-2 US 1993 Sell This Version
4-98451 Big Bub Big Bub - Tellin' Me Stories (Maxi, Single) EastWest Records America 4-98451 US 1992 Sell This Version
PRO-A-6791 Crusade (5) Crusade (5) - Crusade(12", Promo) Warner Bros. Records PRO-A-6791 US 1993 Sell This Version
7243 8 39619 2 4 Brigette McWilliams Gotta Be Down (as John T. Smith) Brigette McWilliams - Take Advantage Of Me (Album) Virgin 7243 8 39619 2 4 US 1994 Sell This Version
01241 63167 2 Marion Meadows You're Always On My Mind (as John T. Smith) Marion Meadows - Forbidden Fruit(CD, Album) Novus 01241 63167 2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
07822-18781-2 Deborah Cox The Sound Of My Tears Deborah Cox - Deborah Cox (Album) Arista 07822-18781-2 Canada 1995 Sell This Version
314 530 385-2 Blu (10) Jamaican Rum (as John Jubu Smith) and 1 more… Blu (10) - Out Of The Blu(CD, Album) Motown 314 530 385-2 US 1995 Sell This Version
01241-41575-4 Ant Banks Do Or Die (as John (Jubu) Smith) Ant Banks - Do Or Die (Album) Jive 01241-41575-4 US 1995 Sell This Version
525-479-4 Various Stand Various - Panther - The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Album) Mercury 525-479-4 Netherlands 1995 Sell This Version
98112-2 Art N' Soul Art N' Soul - Ever Since You Went Away(CD, Single) Big Beat, Atlantic 98112-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
SM3668-1 Askari X Askari X - Message To The Black Man Slow Motion Records SM3668-1 US 1995 Sell This Version
P2-34250 Tony! Toni! Toné! Tony! Toni! Toné! - House Of Music (Album) Mercury P2-34250 US 1996 Sell This Version
9362-46003-2 Tevin Campbell Beautiful Thing (as Jubu Smith) Tevin Campbell - Back To The World(CD, Album) Qwest Records 9362-46003-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
KOKD 1319, KOKD-1319 The Braxton Brothers* I'll Make Love To You The Braxton Brothers* - Steppin' Out(CD, Album, Club) Kokopelli Records, Kokopelli Records KOKD 1319, KOKD-1319 Canada 1996 Sell This Version
9 46134-4 Various Knocks Me Off My Feet Various - A Thin Line Between Love & Hate (Music From The Motion Picture) (Comp) Jac.Mac Records, Warner Bros. Records 9 46134-4 Malaysia 1996 Sell This Version
92655-2 Art N' Soul Dog N' Me and 10 more… Art N' Soul - Touch Of Soul(CD, Album) Big Beat 92655-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
74321424812 Thomas Helmig Thomas Helmig - Groovy Day(CD, Album) BMG Denmark, RCA 74321424812 Denmark 1996 Sell This Version
0-63940 Ray J Ray J - Everything You Want (Maxi, Single) EastWest Records America 0-63940 US 1997 Sell This Version
OK 67524 Brownstone You Give Good Love (as John Smith) Brownstone - Still Climbing(CD, Album) MJJ Music, Work OK 67524 Canada 1997 Sell This Version