5th and York

Rank #2 US Charlotte, NC Jazz / Smooth Jazz / R&B

50% of sales go to the charity World Vision.

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Sounds Like: Spyro Gyra, Pieces of a Dream, ♥ Jill Scott ♥, Gerald Albright Music

Label: Baby Brothers Entertainment

Manager: Derwin Friday, JSW Media Group Booking & Management

Bio: A hugely popular regional sensation since forming in 2006, the Charlotte, North Carolina based
group 5th and York is stirred up the urban smooth jazz landscape with the release of its
infectious and eclectic debut album Nascentum. The group’s saxophonist and co-founder
Derwin Friday is the jaz... See Full Bio

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“All In, The 5th&York Current Project sets the bar even higher for their next venture.... With clear clean lines on all cuts there are tracks for every occasion ... From rolling across town, too cruising on that long get away.... Chilln' with friends or me time with your favorite beverage... You won't go wrong with All - In”
—  Jerry Lell host of "The Jazz Spot" on WSGE91.7, on record
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My Biggest Musical Influence
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We are not a Cover Band
Feb 3, 2013
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    NASCENTUM Released on Aug 29, 2009


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    Hot Water is sounding great!!!!! much love! ♥ ♥ ♥
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    Outstanding! Feeling the love !
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    I have been listening to your music for as long as I have known derwin so its been a few years now, I love Jazz and your band is one of the best. Im taking it with me to I...
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    Real smooth music. Luvin' the sound. #Much Respect
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Q: I visited greenville last year to see Greg Allman play. He cancelled so I watched your band play all night. I bought as CD . i was totally entertained. I am from Indiana. se ya in 2013
A: We are Glad you enjoyed the show and thanks for taking us back to Indiana that's awesome! Hope to see you again soon 5th

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Mon Apr 15 2013

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