Bell Biv DeVoe

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Bell Biv DeVoe
Bell Biv DeVoe

Bell Biv DeVoe is a hip-hop group from the 90's. The group sold more than 4 million copies of their albums.

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About

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

Certifications

Year Album Certification
1990 Poison Certified 3x Platinum in U.S.

Chart Toppers

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
1990 Do Me! 4 3 Poison
1990 Poison 1 3 Poison
1991 She s Dope! 9 WBBD-Bootcity
1991 When Will I See You Smile Again? 3 63 Poison
1992 Gangsta 22 21 Greatest Hits
1993 Above The Rim 81 Hootie Mack
1993 Something In Your Eyes 6 38 Hootie Mack

News

Tours & Concerts

No tours and concerts for this group.

Announcements

Discography

Albums

Compilations & Live Releases

Singles

Year Single Label Album
1990 B.B.D. (I Thought It Was Me)? MCA Poison
1990 Do Me! MCA Poison
1990 Poison MCA Poison
1991 She s Dope! MCA WBBD-Bootcity
1991 When Will I See You Smile Again? MCA Poison
1992 Gangsta MCA Greatest Hits
1993 Above The Rim MCA Hootie Mack
1993 Something In Your Eyes MCA Hootie Mack

Other artists

Similar artists

Influences

Contemporaries

Trivia

  • 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.

Reviews

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)

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