1. Mario Bauza and His Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra – “Tanga Suite,” “My Time Is Now,” “944 Columbus” (Messidor Records)
  2. Joseph Bowie and Defunkt – “Heroes” (DIW/Columbia Records), “Live at the Knitting Factory” (Enemy Records)
  3. D-Nice- “My Name is D-Nice” (Jive Records)
  4. Jean Paul Bourelly, Henry Threadgrill, Olu Dara, and others. “Trance Atlantic-Boom Bop II”
  5. Ronny Jordan - "A Brighter Day" (Blue Note Records)