Written by Giavanna Foster
Boney James’ new album “Honestly” is No. 1 on Billboard‘s charts. Here’s the scoop:
Multi-platinum saxophonist Boney James is widely recognized for his smooth, signature sound. James is a seasoned instrumentalist who sings soulfully through the saxophone. His music showcases the elements of improvisation and storytelling. He has sold more than 3 million albums and earned four RIAA Gold certifications. Billboard Magazine named Boney James the No. 3 Contemporary Jazz Artist of the Decade. Also, ten of James’s songs charted at No. 1 on Billboard Smooth Jazz Songs.
Boney James’ sixteenth album, Honestly, debuted on September 1. Now, Honestly is No. 1 on Billboard‘s Jazz Album and Contemporary Jazz Album charts. This is Boney James’ fifth No. 1 Billboard Jazz Album, and his fifteenth Billboard No. 1 record.
After Honestly reached the No. 1 position, Boney James thanked his fans: