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Joun the fellas of The Smokers Parlor as they welcome Singer-songwriter-producer and recording artist Gordon Chambers His solo albums have been nominated for Independent Soul Album of the Year by Soultracks.com and have been among CDbaby's top R&B sellers. His #1 hits as a lyricist include: Anita Baker's Grammy- winning hit "I Apologize", Brownstone's Grammy-nominated "If You Love Me", Angie Stone's "No More Rain (In This Cloud)", the Grammy-nominated theme of Set It Off “Missing You” (performed by Brandy, Tamia, Gladys Knight and Chaka Khan). Yolanda Adams' "Someone Watching Over Me" and The Isley Brothers' recent comeback smash "Just Came Here To Chill." In fact, he has written for over 75 recording artists, including household names Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, Beyonce, Brandy, Trey Songz, Usher, Jamie Foxx, Gladys Knight, Chaka Khan, Patti Labelle and Marc Anthony. He is the winner of 8 ASCAP songwriting awards and four Dove nominations. His songs have been performed at the ESSENCE Awards, The American Music Awards, The Goodwill Games and The White House.
His prestigious appearances have included the Essence Music Festival, The Congressional Black Caucus, The Apollo Theater, Carngie Hall, The Kennedy Center and B.B. Kings—as well as European and Japanese tours. His Grammy-nominated 17-year-old protégée Karina Pasian was recently signed to Island Def Jam records. Her song “Slow Motion” which Chambers wrote and produced has had over 2 million Youtube views.
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