Phil Denny burst onto the smooth jazz scene in 2012. Dennu is a passionate and soulful player who has a way of captivating audiences with his smooth, sexy yet energetic style. Some might describe him as a people’s musician having developed a very active and loyal fan base even before the release of his internationally recognized 2012 debut, Crossover - an album which earned him three Billboard charted hits.
Phil Denny returned to the charts in 2015 with his sophomore CD release “Upswing,” an 11-track album infusing elements of R&B, urban vibe, uptempo pop and funk. His singles "Soak It Up" and “Radio Flyer” were hits with his smooth jazz audience and the title cut, "Upswing," followed up those successes.
Phil Denny has performed with guitarist Peter White, trumpeter Rick Braun, keyboardists Gregg Karukas and Oli Silk, R&B vocalist Stokley Williams and has opened for RnR and Brian Culberston.