Radio & Records NAC/Smooth Jazz

1997 Year-End Chart
1 Rick Braun  Notorious
2 Gato Barbieri  Straight Into The Sunrise
3 Special EFX  Since You've Been Away
4 Lee Ritenour  Water To Drink
5 Paul Taylor  Pleasure Seeker
6 Boney James  Nothin' But Love
7 Eric Marienthal  Easy Street
8 Dancing Fantasy  When Dreams Come True
9 3rd Force  In The Full Moonlight
10 Gota  European Comfort
11 Nelson Rangell  Turning Night Into Day
12 Avenue Blue  Nightlife
13 Warren Hill  U R The 1
14 Rick Braun  Missing In Venice
15 Chris Botti  The Way Home
16 Braxton Brothers  When Love Comes Around
17 Phillipe Saisse  Moanin'
18 Jim Brickman  You Never Know
19 Steve Winwood  Plenty Lovin'
20 Joyce Cooling  South Of Market
21 Soul Ballet  N.Y.C. Tripin
22 Paul Hardcastle  Jokers Wild
23 Chuck Loeb  Cruzin' South
24 Paul Hardcastle  Peace On Earth
25 Urban Knights  The Promise
26 Lee Ritenour  Favela
27 Norman Brown  Third World
28 3rd Force  You Gotta Be Real
29 Incognito  A Shade Of Blue
30 Ken Navarro  Smooth Sensation
31 Kenny G  Havana
32 Boney James  Sweet Thing
33 Michael Lington/Bobby Caldwell  Tell It Like It Is
34 Zachary Breaux  Cafe Reggio
35 Alfonzo Blackwell  Hermina
36 Tommy Emmanuel  Midnight Drive
37 David Sanborn  Rikke
38 Zachary Breaux  Never Can Say Goodbye
39 El DeBarge  Dindi
40 Chris Botti  Regroovable
41 Kenny G  Eastside Jame
42 David Garfield & Friends  Let's Stay Together
43 Grover Washington Jr.  Bordertown
44 Michael Paulo  My Heart And Soul
45 Patrice Rushen  Days Gone By
46 Braxton Brothers  Sunset Bay
47 Jonathan Butler  Song For Elizabeth
48 Grover Washington Jr.  Soulful Strut
49 Tim Weisberg  Herbie's Blues
50 Herb Alpert  Passion Dance
51 Babyface  Every Time I Close My Eyes
52 Ronnie Laws  Listen Here
53 Walter Beasley  Slowly But Surely
54 Vanessa Daou  Two To Tango
55 Wayman Tisdale  Don't Take Your Love Away
56 Natalie Cole  A Smile Like Yours
57 Bob Mamet  News From The Blues
58 Everette Harp  What's Going On
59 Rippingtons  Black Diamond
60 Keiko Matsui  Bridge Over The Stars
61 Kenny G  Northern Lights
62 Slash  Obsession Confession
63 Brian McKnight & Diana King  When We Were Kings
64 Mark Portmann  No Truer Words
65 Fantasy Band  Double Talk
66 George Benson  The Thinker
67 Brian Culbertson  So Good
68 Anita Baker  The Final Frontier
69 Andy Snitzer  A River's Road
70 Whitney Houston  I Believe In You And Me
71 Dave Koz  Lullaby For A Rainy Night
72 Joe Sample  Chain Reaction
73 Earl Klugh  Last Song
74 Bob James  Mind Games
75 Willie & Lobo  Napali
76 John Tesh  L'Aquila
77 Kenny Blake  European Underground
78 Swing Out Sister  Somewhere In The World
79 Count Basic  Chasing The Sunset
80 Vanessa Williams  Start Again
81 Bobby Lyle  Aruban Nights
82 Doc Powell  From The Heart
83 Ray Obiedo  Sweet Summer Days
84 Buckshot LeFonque  Another Day
85 Paolo  Paisa
86 Dirk Richter  Smooth Move
87 Tim Bowman  I'll Be There
88 Craig Chaquico f/Peter White  Lights Out San Francisco
89 Toni Braxton  Un-break My Heart
90 Toni Braxton  I Don't Want To
91 Peter White  Together Again
92 Soundscape  Morning Song
93 Brian Hughes  Soul Fruit
94 Don Diego  Top Of The World
95 Exodus Quartet  Summer Soulstice
96 Phil Collins  The Same Moon
97 Denny Jiosa  Lights Of The City