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"To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the music the words make." - Truman Capote

Kirk Whalum is the recipient of numerous awards and acknowledgments for his musical excellence including three Dove Award nominations, an NAACP Image Award nomination and has won two Stellar Awards-Gospel music's highest honor. A twelve-time Grammy® Award nominee, Kirk won his first Grammy® Award (2011) for Best Gospel Song ("It's What I Do" – featuring Lalah Hathaway) alongside life-long friend and gifted songwriter, Jerry Peters. Kirk has also been honored with a Brass Note on the Memphis Walk of Fame and a Star on the Nashville Walk of Fame.

Featured on

Epic Cool
Kirk Whalum
How Does Christmas Sound?
Kirk Whalum
Kirk Whalum
Norman Brown
The Evolution of Gospel
Various Artists
Live From The Detroit Jazz Festival
The Gospel According To Jazz, Chapter IV
Kirk Whalum
Souvenirs Of Love
Meeco / ft. John Scofield, Wallace Roney, Lionel Loueke, Yahzarah and more
Gospel Praise Duets: Many Voices, One Message
Various Artists
Everything is Everything
Kirk Whalum
The Gospel according to Jazz, chapter III
Kirk Whalum
The Babyface Songbook
Kirk Whalum