Michael Baker Music

     Drummer/Music Director/Producer/Composer/Arranger/Singer

ichael Baker, serving his 13th year as pop-icon, Whitney Houston's Music Director and drummer, has a distinguished resume playing, producing and arranging. He is a multi-platinum producer and world-renowned jazz drummer. Michael has collaborated with some of the world's top recording artists: Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, Aretha Franklin, Missy Elliott, Sting, Christina Aguilera, James Taylor, Elton John, Shaggy, Usher, Wycliff, Ashante, Mary J., Celine Dion, Ricky Martin, Brandy, Duncan Sheik, Candy Dulfer, Aaliyah, Luther Vandross, Ray Charles and Italian superstars; Giorgia, Karima Ammar, Zuccarro and jazz artists; Herbie Hancock, Al Jarreau, Branford Marsalis, The Zawinul Syndicate, Wayne Shorter, Jimmy Smith, Kenny Burrell, Stanley Turrentine, Billy Childs, Freddie Hubbard, Dianne Reeves, Clark Terry, The Ellington Orchestra and many others.

**You are listening to an excerpt from one of Whitney Houston's Tour intros (2004), written by Michael Baker and Adi Yeshaya.