John "Jubu" Smith

Real Name:
John Thomas Smith
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American songwriter, musician, multi-instrumentalist (guitar, bass, drums, trumpet) and producer. Started his career in the early 1990s playing guitar for Tony! Toni! Toné!. Since then he has recorded both solo material and worked as a session musician, mainly for R&B, hip hop and gospel artists, including Luther Vandross, Mary J. Blige, Angie Stone, Deborah Cox, Boyz II Men, CeCe Winans, Whitney Houston, Hootie & The Blowfish, Alicia Keys, Toni Braxton, Chaka Khan, and Rahsaan Patterson, among others.
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Vocals

314 514 318-2 John "Jubu" Smith - Do Ya Wanna Ride? album art Dougie Dee Dougie Dee - Do Ya Wanna Ride?(CD, Album) Mercury 314 514 318-2 US 1993 Sell This Version
314 525 479-2 John "Jubu" Smith - Panther (The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) album art Various Stand Various - Panther (The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)(CD, Album) Mercury 314 525 479-2 Canada 1995 Sell This Version
802469-0405-24 John "Jubu" Smith - Live @ Chocolate City album art The Tonyies* Featuring D'wayne Wiggins Of Tony Toni Toné* The Tonyies* Featuring D'wayne Wiggins Of Tony Toni Toné* - Live @ Chocolate City(CD, Album) Luminary Entertainment, Orpheus Music, Delos2000 Entertainment 802469-0405-24 US 2002 Sell This Version
82876-67632-2 John "Jubu" Smith - The Soul Seekers album art The Soul Seekers (13) The Soul Seekers (13) - The Soul Seekers(CD) My Block Records, Gospo Centric Records, Zomba Label Group 82876-67632-2 US 2005 Sell This Version
Dome CD 88 John "Jubu" Smith - Wines & Spirits album art Rahsaan Patterson Cloud 9 (as John 'Jubu' Smith) Rahsaan Patterson - Wines & Spirits (Album) Dome Records Dome CD 88 UK 2007 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

CDP 345 John "Jubu" Smith - It Never Rains (In Southern California) album art Tony! Toni! Toné! It Never Rains (In Southern California) (Mo Guitar Version) (as John T and 5 more… Tony! Toni! Toné! - It Never Rains (In Southern California)(CD, Single, Promo) Wing Records CDP 345 US 1990 Sell This Version
MCASD-10397, MCAD-10397 John "Jubu" Smith - House Party 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) album art Various House Party (I Don't Know What You Come To Do) Various - House Party 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)(CD, Album, Club) MCA Records, New Line Cinema MCASD-10397, MCAD-10397 Canada 1991 Sell This Version
846 651-2 John "Jubu" Smith - I Wasn't Born Yesterday album art Safire I Can't Cry and 1 more… Safire - I Wasn't Born Yesterday (Album) Mercury 846 651-2 Canada 1991 Sell This Version
848 896-2 John "Jubu" Smith - Every Day Has A Sun album art Shomari Shomari - Every Day Has A Sun(CD, Album) Mercury 848 896-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
7 92180-2 John "Jubu" Smith - Comin' At Cha album art Big Bub Tellin' Me Stories (as John Smith) Big Bub - Comin' At Cha (Album) EastWest Records America 7 92180-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
PRCD 4952 John "Jubu" Smith - Tellin' Me Stories album art Big Bub Big Bub - Tellin' Me Stories (Single) EastWest Records America PRCD 4952 US 1992 Sell This Version
92181-2 John "Jubu" Smith - Love For The Future album art Nona Gaye Love Is All You Need For The Future Nona Gaye - Love For The Future (Album) Atlantic, Third Stone Records 92181-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
07863 66074-2 John "Jubu" Smith - It's About Time album art SWV You're Always On My Mind (as John T. Smith) SWV - It's About Time (Album) RCA, BMG 07863 66074-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
7 92958 1, EST 2197 John "Jubu" Smith - My Brother's Keeper album art Walter & Scotty Thank You (Falletin Me Be Mice Elf Agin) (as John T. Smith (Jubu)) Walter & Scotty - My Brother's Keeper(LP, Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records 7 92958 1, EST 2197 UK 1993 Sell This Version
314 514 318-2 John "Jubu" Smith - Do Ya Wanna Ride? album art Dougie Dee Dougie Dee - Do Ya Wanna Ride?(CD, Album) Mercury 314 514 318-2 US 1993 Sell This Version
P2-14933 John "Jubu" Smith - Sons Of Soul album art Tony Toni Toné* Tony Toni Toné* - Sons Of Soul (Album) Mercury, Wing Records P2-14933 US 1993 Sell This Version
PRO-A-6791 John "Jubu" Smith - Crusade album art Crusade (5) Crusade (5) - Crusade(12", Promo) Warner Bros. Records PRO-A-6791 US 1993 Sell This Version
01241 63167 2 John "Jubu" Smith - Forbidden Fruit album art Marion Meadows You're Always On My Mind (as John T. Smith) Marion Meadows - Forbidden Fruit (Album) Novus 01241 63167 2 US 1994 Sell This Version
7243 8 39619 2 4, CDVUS 77 John "Jubu" Smith - Take Advantage Of Me album art Brigette McWilliams Gotta Be Down (as John T. Smith) Brigette McWilliams - Take Advantage Of Me (Album) Virgin 7243 8 39619 2 4, CDVUS 77 UK 1994 Sell This Version
none John "Jubu" Smith - A Moment album art Lalah Hathaway Separate Ways Lalah Hathaway - A Moment (Album) Virgin none US 1994 Sell This Version
314 530 385-2 John "Jubu" Smith - Out Of The Blu album art Blu (10) Young Doctor Feelgood (as Jubu Smith) and 1 more… Blu (10) - Out Of The Blu(CD, Album) Motown 314 530 385-2 US 1995 Sell This Version
01241-41575-4 John "Jubu" Smith - Do Or Die album art Ant Banks Do Or Die (as John (Jubu) Smith) Ant Banks - Do Or Die (Album) Jive 01241-41575-4 US 1995 Sell This Version
314 525 479-2 John "Jubu" Smith - Panther - The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack album art Various Stand Various - Panther - The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Album, Comp) Mercury 314 525 479-2 Canada 1995 Sell This Version
BVCA-678 John "Jubu" Smith - Deborah Cox album art Deborah Cox The Sound Of My Tears Deborah Cox - Deborah Cox (Album) Arista BVCA-678 Japan 1995 Sell This Version
92655-2 John "Jubu" Smith - Touch Of Soul album art Art N' Soul Stay With Me and 10 more… Art N' Soul - Touch Of Soul(CD, Album) Big Beat 92655-2 US 1996 Sell This Version