October 19, 2008

BLACKstreet - BlackStreet

BLACKstreet is an American R&B group founded in 1992 by Teddy Riley, the inventor of New Jack Swing known for his work as a member of Guy. The band members are: Teddy Riley, Eric Williams, Mark Middleton, and J-Stylz. Former members of BLACKstreet are Joseph Stonestreet, Levi Little, Dave Hollister, Terrell Phillips, and Chauncey Hannibal. Their debut album, BLACKstreet, was a moderate success due to the singles "Booti Call" and "Before I Let You Go", both Top 40 hits ("Before I Let You Go" hit the Top 10). The follow-up, 1996's Another Level (see 1996 in music) was a breakthrough success due to the top single "No Diggity" (with Dr. Dre), which was a #1 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 in November 1996, and won the 1998 Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals, along with the Top 40 hit "Don't Leave Me". Another Level eventually went four times platinum in the United States and peaked at #3 on the Billboard chart. "No Diggity" is ranked at #91 on Rolling Stone and MTV: 100 Greatest Pop Songs, while BLACKstreet comes in at #214 of the Top 500 Pop Artists of the Past 25 Years.
01.Intro (Blackstreet Philosophy) (Interlude)
02.Baby Be Mine
03.U Blow My Mind
04.Hey Love (Keep It Real) (Interlude)
05.I Like The Way You Work
06.Good Life
07.Physical Thing
08.Make U Wet
09.Booti Call
10.Love's In Need
12.Before I Let Go
13.Confession (Interlude)
14.Falling In Love Again
15.Candlelight Night (Interlude)
16.Tonight's The Night
17.Happy Home
18.Once In A Lifetime (Interlude)
19.Wanna Make Love
20.Givin' You All My Lovin' (CD Bonus Track)




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