100 Days Of New Jack

Dino | #100daysofnewjack

Dino | #100daysofnewjack

Day 10

Dino 

Featuring the multi-talented musician Dino!

Dean Esposito (born July 20, 1963 in Encino, Los Angeles, United States), better known as Dino , is an American DJ, singer-songwriter, and record producer born and raised in Los Angeles, California. 

Dino became a singer, first as part of the group Esquire, and later as a solo artist. His first single "Summergirls" was recorded and released in 1987 on the independent label L.D. Records. He then signed with 4th & B'way/Island/PolyGram Records, and in 1988 they re-released his debut single. In 1989, his debut album 24/7 was released,...


Riff | #100daysofnewjack

Riff | #100daysofnewjack

Sorry for the wait yall... Even though nobody's reading or keeping track of these posts, I figured it'd be ok to skip a day or 2 lol. But anyway, today's the final day in the single digits!

Day 9

RIFF

Riff is a R&B/Pop vocal group from Paterson, New Jersey, formed while its members Michael Best, Steven Capers Jr., Anthony Fuller, Dwayne Jones and Kenny Kelly were teenagers attending Paterson's Eastside High School.

The ensemble began under the name The Playboys in the late 1980s, with a style strongly influenced by doo wop.

After their memorable performance of the...


College Boyz | #100daysofnewjack

College Boyz | #100daysofnewjack

The College Boyz

Day 8
Moving on from the girl group week, I decided to feature a few of my favorite male groups from the next 7 days! And today I'm kicking it off with a lesser known new jack/R&B male group. The College Boyz were a hip-hop/rap group from the 90s whose members consisted of R.O.M. (born Romany Romanic Malco, Jr on November 18, 1968 in Brooklyn, New York), Squeak, B. Selector and DJ Cue. They originally called themselves RGM before changing it to the College Boyz.
In 1992, they released their debut album "Radio Fusion Radio" which peaked...


Countess Vaughn | #100daysofnewjack

Countess Vaughn | #100daysofnewjack

Day 7 & the final day of the female series of #100daysofnewjack! 

I'm not sure which genre I'll do next but tomorrow I'm gonna keep this challenge going! Possibly 90s male R&B groups? What do YOU think? Drop your comments below! Best suggestion will get a free tshirt 😬😎❤️

 

Day 7

Countess Vaughn 

Countess' career stretches all the way back to 1988 where she became the junior vocalist champion and overall junior champion on Star Search at age nine. This win got her a gig on the sitcom 227 that same year, where she stayed...


MC Trouble | #100daysofnewjack

MC Trouble | #100daysofnewjack

Day 6 of #100daysofnewjack ft MC Trouble!

Rest In Paradise

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West Coast rapper LaTasha Sheron Rogers (July 30th 1970 - June 4th 1991), better known by her stage name MC Trouble, was an American rapper from Los Angeles, California. The first female rapper signed to Motown Records, she released her only album, Gotta Get a Grip, in 1990 to moderate sales and reviews.  the first female rapper signed by Motown Records, releasing her first album, "Gotta Get A Grip" in 1990 under the name MC Trouble. The album launched a hit single "I Wanna...