Six #1 hits. 60+ dates per year. Adam’s first two albums stormed up the charts in an unprecedented fashion setting the stage for his third release, “Escape.” The album features guest appearances by Najee, Rick Braun, Michael Lington, Marcus Anderson, Jeff Ryan, and Kat Hawley.
Adam signed with Kalimba Music (founded by Maurice White of Earth, Wind, & Fire) in August 2015. His first offering on the Kalimba label features Brian Culbertson, Gerald Albright, Euge Groove, Eric Darius and Michael Lington. And in 2016, Adam was been named both Smooth Jazz News and JazzTrax Debut Artist of the Year.
Tour Highlights Include: •Seabreeze Jazz Fest •Catalina Jazz Fest •Berks Jazz Fest •Rehoboth Jazz Festival •Jazz Fest West •Java Jazz •Cancun Jazz Fest •Newport Beach Jazz Fest •Dave Koz Cruise •Mallorca Jazz Fest •Napa Valley Jazz Getaway •Jazz on the Vine & Many More…
Adam has also been a guitarist to the stars, appearing with a who’s who list of artists in a wide variety of genres. Credits include Dave Koz, Jennifer Lopez, Brian Culbertson, Natalie Cole, Brian McKnight, and American Idol to name just a few.
He holds a Doctorate of Musical Arts from the University of Southern California and currently teaches at Musician’s Institute, Chaffey College, and Saddleback College.
Why WRIP - Ripped Radio Smooth Jazz? Well, I love the music. For me, it is the perfect mix to drive by, to think by, to work by, to play by, and to chill by. It inspires, soothes, and quiets the soul. Enjoy! - Ronnie J.