Carl Griffin

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

Writing & Arrangement

GRD-9721 Various Various - We're All In This Together(CD, Comp) GRP GRD-9721 US 1993 Sell This Version
New York Voices New York Voices - Collection (Comp) GRP US 1994 Sell This Version
GRP 88792 Various Various - North Sea Jazz Live Tracks(CD, Comp) GRP GRP 88792 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
David Benoit David Benoit - The Best Of David Benoit 1987-1995 (Comp) GRP US 1995 Sell This Version
NC-4206-2, NC4206-2 Club 1600 Produced By Rex Rideout Club 1600 Produced By Rex Rideout - Club 1600(CD, Album) N-Coded Music, N-Coded Music, Warlock Records, Warlock Records NC-4206-2, NC4206-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
Maysa* Maysa* - Out Of The Blue (Album) N-Coded Music US 2002 Sell This Version

Production

Lifestyle (7) Lifestyle (7) - Lifestyle (Album) MCA Records UK 1977 Sell This Version
APL1-2406 The Tymes The Tymes - Diggin' Their Roots(LP, Album) RCA Victor APL1-2406 US 1977 Sell This Version
none Bootcamp (2) Bootcamp (2) - 5x4(12", EP) CES Records (4) none US 1984 Sell This Version
Michael Paulo Michael Paulo - Fusebox (Album) GRP Switzerland 1990 Sell This Version
Voyceboxing Voyceboxing - Voyceboxing (Album) GRP Austria 1991 Sell This Version
The Rippingtons Featuring Russ Freeman (2) The Rippingtons Featuring Russ Freeman (2) - Curves Ahead (Album) GRP US 1991 Sell This Version
Various Various - Garfield "Am I Cool Or What?" (Album, Comp) GRP Switzerland 1991 Sell This Version
Arturo Sandoval Arturo Sandoval - Flight To Freedom (Album) GRP Switzerland 1991 Sell This Version
New York Voices New York Voices - Hearts Of Fire (Album) GRP Germany 1991 Sell This Version
George Howard George Howard - Love And Understanding (Album) GRP US 1991 Sell This Version
Joe Sample Joe Sample - Collection (Comp) GRP South Korea 1991 Sell This Version
GRZ-9961 Voyceboxing Voyceboxing - Pain(CD, Single, Promo) GRP GRZ-9961 US 1991 Sell This Version
B.B. King B.B. King - Live At The Apollo (Album) GRP US 1991 Sell This Version
GRC-9653 New York Voices New York Voices - Hearts Of Fire(Cass) GRP GRC-9653 US 1991 Sell This Version
GRD 9658 Joe Sample Joe Sample - Collection(CD-ROM, Comp) GRP GRD 9658 US 1991 Sell This Version
Arturo Sandoval Arturo Sandoval - I Remember Clifford (Album) GRP US 1992 Sell This Version
The Crusaders The Crusaders - The Golden Years (Comp) GRP US 1992 Sell This Version
Ramsey Lewis Ramsey Lewis - Ivory Pyramid (Album) GRP Europe 1992 Sell This Version