Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: New Edition’s “If It Isn’t Love” (1988)
ARTIST: New Edition TITLE: “If It Isn’t Love” ALBUM: Heart Break (1988) BUY: Amazon | iTunes WATCH/LISTEN: “If It Isn't Love” appears on New Edition’s 1988 album ‘Heart Break’ Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: New Edition’s “If It Isn’t Love” (1988)
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pop acts to incredible new heights. Indeed, New Edition became the prototype for that oh-so delicate tributes, and stay tuned for many more to come. Although New Edition’s legacy has long been by the end of the ‘80s, leaving little left for them to prove, the individual members of New Edition grew PLAYLIST: Portrait of the Artist Volume 12 – New Edition New Edition group within the past few weeks, largely due to BET’s wonderful—albeit long overdue—The New Edition Story ‘80s and entered their teenage years with the advent of the ‘90s, New Edition was an indispensable part
Happy Birthday to Ralph Tresvant, Born May 16, 1968
mold the Jackson 5 into a "new edition" of Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers. Signed to StreetWise was basically a "new edition" of the Jackson 5. Paradoxically, Motown founder Berry Gordy wanted to New Edition Ronald DeVoe as Bell Biv DeVoe (aka BBD) with "Poison." Besides this, Tresvant had New Edition's formidable was on the 1996 New Edition reunion album, Home Again and there was a 1998 MCA Special Products CD Tresvant sang lead on New Edition's hits and had his own gold number one R&B hit with the silky
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Bell in 1978. The group developed into New Edition and, after a few talent show wins, was discovered Girl," which helped get New Edition a deal with MCA. After a few years of teen stardom, Brown '90s (which, in turn, helped kick-start the solo careers of his former bandmates in New Edition). As longed to move on to an adult solo career, and left New Edition in 1986. He released his debut solo album
Happy Birthday to Johnny Gill, Born May 22, 1966
given new life when he was asked to joined New Edition -- as the replacement for Bobby Brown -- for the behind eight solo and duet Top Ten R&B hits, as well as a member of New Edition since 1987, Johnny , as well as New Edition. Read more via AllMusic here. Discography: AllMusic | Amazon | iTunes Watch: YouTube Discover/Listen: . Gill remained with New Edition, who released One Love in 2004. He would not release another solo album
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mentor’s group New Edition did in the previous decade. Largely helmed by Bivins and producer extraordinaire Backed by Motown Records & New Edition/Bell Biv DeVoe co-founder Michael Bivins, Boyz II Men redefined crossover R&B in the first half of the 1990s.
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Happy Birthday to Ronnie Spector, Born August 10, 1943
new edition of the Ronettes with Denise Edwards and Chip Fields and recorded a couple of singles
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, Stacy Lattisaw and DeBarge in the first few years of the 1980s. New Edition was fast approaching on the
ALBUMISM PRESENTS: 20 New Jack Swing Era Albums That Still Sound Great Today
Edition’s ascendance in the early to mid ‘80s, the ambitious Brown seemingly always had his eyes cast seminal recordings of the New Jack Swing paradigm and proving to his former New Edition brethren that album on the same day that the label released New Edition’s equally superb Heart Break LP, though toward solo stardom, as BET’s recently aired The New Edition Story alludes to at great lengths. Hence tragedies, his musical legacy is firmly cemented. A founding member and key driving force behind New
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effort Chemistry in 1985. Two years later Michael Bivins invited him to join New Edition to fill the Chadwick Bobby Brown’s exit from New Edition in 1986 proved fortuitous not just for him and his solo the most consistently rewarding solo effort in the broader New Edition canon. BUY via Amazon or iTunes mentor’s group New Edition did in the previous decade. Largely helmed by Bivins and producer
LISTEN: Albumism’s 100 Indispensable Songs of 2016 [Playlist]
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Sarah Cracknell Announces New Limited Edition Mini-Album ‘Kites’
Sarah Cracknell Announces New Limited Edition Mini-Album ‘Kites’
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Gladys Knight, Stephanie Mills and New Edition. With the support of MCA behind her, and total
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-hop and R&B, serving as a feminine counterpart to the New Edition offshoot Bell Biv DeVoe. Along
LISTEN: Discover 30 of Albumism’s Favorite New Tracks with Our April Playlist
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