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As well, Kirk and Bob received a Grammy nomination for their collaboration album “Joined at the Hip”.After moving to Los Angeles, Kirk became an in demand session player for top artists like, Barbara Streisand, Al Jarreau, Luther Vandross, Larry Carlton, Quincy Jones and most notably, Whitney Houston, amongst many others.That’s where jazz pianist Bob James “discovered” him and brought him on tour, which led to five successful albums with Columbia Records, including Cache, Kirk’s first #1 album.
concert at the Christian Cultural Center in Brooklyn, New York.
An ordained minister, Kirk recently earned his Master of Arts in Religion. He can frequently be found performing at nursing homes and schools, as well as serving at Manna House, a place of radical hospitality for the homeless.
There is also his daily fifteen minute podcast, Bible In Your Ear (BIYE), in which he invites you to listen along as he reads through the Bible in a year.
It’s his sax heard on the mega-hit, “I Will Always Love You.” Kirk soon followed that career high point with his phenomenal hit album released “For You”, perhaps the most successful of over 25 solo recordings to date; others include his eclectic “Gospel According to Jazz” series (Chapters 1, 2 and 3).
An ordained minister, Kirk has earned his Masters of Art in Religion.