Apaulo Music productions and the Westin Mission Hills Resort is proud to present smooth jazz in the valley once more. Guitar legend Ray Parker Jr. Ray has written , produced and performed with some of the worlds best such as Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan , Aretha Franlin, Diana Ross, Tina Turner, Barry White, Bill Withers and more. He is also known best for his compostion Ghostbusters from the blockbuster movie and has had hit songs such as A Woman Needs Love, You got the Love , The Other Woman, Jack and Jill and more. He recently received his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Ray became a music icon in the 80's and continues to perform concerts around the world He is one of my favorite people and an inspiration . He is also one of the nicet guys I know. His childhood friend and pianist Kevin Toney will be perfroming on keyboards with Ray alond woth Bass legend Freddie Washington Jr. Kevin is best known for his stint with the Blackbyrds and their super hit song "Walkin in Rythm" He has had three gold records along with 12 solo releases as an artist . Freddie Washington has played on numerous hit records from Michael Jackson, Al Jarreua, Elton zJohn , Stevue Wonder, Anita Baker,Whitney Houston,Herbie Hancock, Kenny Logghins, Steely Dan and more. He is best know for writing and playing on the song " Forget me Knots" sung by Patrice Rushen .