Bell Biv DeVoe
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Bell Biv DeVoe is a hip-hop group from the 90's. The group sold more than 4 million copies of their albums.
R&b and pop group Bell Biv DeVoe by Michael Bivins, Ronnie De Voe, Ricky Bell and Bobby Brown in 1986. In 1998, the band released their debut single “Heart Break”. It was included the their debut album, Poison. It went all the way to #5 and is a 3x Platinum album. The album included other successful singles, “Do Me!” and “B.B.D. (I Thought it Was Me)”, “Dope!” and “When Will I See You Smile Again?”. The following year a remix follow-up album, WBBD-Bootcity!, appeared. Bivins took a break and created East Coast Family and started producing for Boyz II Men and Another Bad Creation. In 1993, Hootie Mack was released but it did not have as much success like the first attempt. In 1996, Bell Biv DeVoe reunited and began releasing their Greatest Hits (2000), BBD (2001) and The Millennium Collection (2002).
Awards & Certifications
|1990||Poison||Certified 3x Platinum in U.S.|
|Year||Title||Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks||Billboard Hot 100||Album|
|1990||B.B.D. (I Thought It Was Me)?||1||26||Poison|
|1991||She s Dope!||9||WBBD-Bootcity|
|1991||When Will I See You Smile Again?||3||63||Poison|
|1993||Above The Rim||81||Hootie Mack|
|1993||Something In Your Eyes||6||38||Hootie Mack|
Tours & Concerts
No tours and concerts for this group.
December 18, 2001
Compilations & Live Releases
September 26, 2000
|1990||B.B.D. (I Thought It Was Me)?||MCA||Poison|
|1991||She s Dope!||MCA||WBBD-Bootcity|
|1991||When Will I See You Smile Again?||MCA||Poison|
|1993||Above The Rim||MCA||Hootie Mack|
|1993||Something In Your Eyes||MCA||Hootie Mack|
- The group became no.1 in a Kids in the Hall sketch in 1991.
- One of their members Ronnie DeVoe is now a real estate agent in the Atlanta.
Bell Biv DeVoe has funk. They have sexy vocals and lyrics. Their overall sound has a hip-hop edge. -Mimi 08:35, 30 March 2008 (PST)