Soul Provider is the sixth studio album by American recording artist Michael Bolton. The album was released on June 19, 1989 by Columbia Records. This was the album that turned Bolton into a superstar.
Supported by five top 40 hits (including three that reached the top 10), the album achieved longevity on the Billboard Top 200. It went to #3 in the US, was awarded 6x Platinum and sold over 12,500,000 million copies worldwide.
For the single version of “Georgia on My Mind” CBS edited out Michael Brecker’s saxophone solo and replaced it with one by Kenny G.