Carl Griffin

Profile:
Senior entertainment and music executive - label head - A&R director - Producer - Mixing Engineer

Has over 35 years of experience.
Three-time Grammy Award-winning producer for Arturo Sandoval's "Rumba Palace" and "Hot House" and B.B. King's "Live at the Apollo".
He has a proven track record in sales, marketing, and profitability, and has been responsible for six #1 singles on smooth jazz radio.
He signed or produced numerous outstanding new jazz artists, including Diana Krall, Jane Monheit, Arturo Sandoval, Ramsey Lewis, Jonathan Butler, Ronnie Dunn and Evelyn King. As director for East Coast Music Operations, Jobette Music/Motown Records, he was actively involved in the artistic activities of Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder and David Ruffin.

Carl Griffin Discography Tracks

Vocals

GRD-9742 Carl Griffin - Sky Islands album art Ramsey Lewis Hang On Sloopy Ramsey Lewis - Sky Islands(CD, Album) GRP GRD-9742 US 1993 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

GRD-9721 Carl Griffin - We're All In This Together album art Various Various - We're All In This Together(CD, Comp) GRP GRD-9721 US 1993 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - Collection album art New York Voices New York Voices - Collection (Comp) GRP France 1994 Sell This Version
GRP 88792 Carl Griffin - North Sea Jazz Live Tracks album art Various Various - North Sea Jazz Live Tracks(CD, Comp) GRP GRP 88792 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - The Best Of David Benoit 1987-1995 album art David Benoit David Benoit - The Best Of David Benoit 1987-1995 (Comp) GRP US 1995 Sell This Version
GRD-9821 Carl Griffin - The Ultimate Collection album art Patti Austin Patti Austin - The Ultimate Collection(CD, Comp, Club) GRP GRD-9821 US 1995 Sell This Version
MVCR-221 Carl Griffin - Collection album art Yellowjackets Yellowjackets - Collection(CD, Comp, Promo) GPR Records, Inc. MVCR-221 Japan 1995 Sell This Version
NC-4206-2 Carl Griffin - Club 1600 album art Club 1600 Produced By Rex Rideout Club 1600 Produced By Rex Rideout - Club 1600(CD, Album) N-Coded Music NC-4206-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - Out Of The Blue album art Maysa* Maysa* - Out Of The Blue (Album) N-Coded Music US 2002 Sell This Version

Production

Carl Griffin - Lifestyle album art Lifestyle (7) Lifestyle (7) - Lifestyle (Album) MCA Records UK 1977 Sell This Version
APL1-2406 Carl Griffin - Diggin' Their Roots album art The Tymes The Tymes - Diggin' Their Roots(LP, Album) RCA Victor APL1-2406 US 1977 Sell This Version
none Carl Griffin - 5x4 album art Bootcamp (2) Bootcamp (2) - 5x4(12", EP) CES Records (4) none US 1984 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - Fusebox album art Michael Paulo Michael Paulo - Fusebox (Album) GRP Switzerland 1990 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - Voyceboxing album art Voyceboxing Voyceboxing - Voyceboxing (Album) GRP Austria 1991 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - Curves Ahead album art The Rippingtons Featuring Russ Freeman (2) The Rippingtons Featuring Russ Freeman (2) - Curves Ahead (Album) GRP US 1991 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - Garfield "Am I Cool Or What?" album art Various Various - Garfield "Am I Cool Or What?" (Album, Comp) GRP Switzerland 1991 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - Hearts Of Fire album art New York Voices New York Voices - Hearts Of Fire (Album) GRP US 1991 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - Love And Understanding album art George Howard George Howard - Love And Understanding (Album) GRP US 1991 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - Collection album art Joe Sample Joe Sample - Collection (Comp) GRP Indonesia 1991 Sell This Version
GRZ-9961 Carl Griffin - Pain album art Voyceboxing Voyceboxing - Pain(CD, Single, Promo) GRP GRZ-9961 US 1991 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - Flight To Freedom album art Arturo Sandoval Arturo Sandoval - Flight To Freedom (Album) GRP Switzerland 1991 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - Live At The Apollo album art B.B. King B.B. King - Live At The Apollo (Album) GRP US 1991 Sell This Version
GRD 9658 Carl Griffin - Collection album art Joe Sample Joe Sample - Collection(CD-ROM, Comp) GRP GRD 9658 US 1991 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - I Remember Clifford album art Arturo Sandoval Arturo Sandoval - I Remember Clifford (Album) GRP US 1992 Sell This Version
Carl Griffin - The Golden Years album art The Crusaders The Crusaders - The Golden Years (Comp) GRP US 1992 Sell This Version