New Edition

Profile:
New Edition is an R&B group formed in Boston in 1978. The group reached its height of popularity during the 1980s. They were the progenitors of the boy band movement of the 1980s and 1990s and led the way for groups like New Kids on the Block, Boyz II Men, Backstreet Boys and 'N Sync. The group recorded mostly as a quintet.
At the height of their early popularity in 1983, the group consisted of Ronnie DeVoe, Bobby Brown, Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, and Ralph Tresvant. Early hits included songs like 1983's "Candy Girl" and 1984's "Cool It Now" and "Mr. Telephone Man".[1] Brown left in late 1985 to embark on a successful solo career. The group continued for a time with four members, but eventually recruited singer Johnny Gill to record their 1988 album Heart Break. The group went on hiatus in 1990, while its various members worked on side projects, such as the group Bell Biv Devoe. Gill and Tresvant also recorded successful solo albums.
All six members of the group reunited in 1996-1997 for the album Home Again, but during the ill-fated follow-up tour both Brown and Bivins quit the group, and the tour had to be canceled. Various reunions have occurred since, usually with the 1987-1990 lineup, though occasionally also including Bobby Brown. Their last studio release was 2004's One Love. As of 2010, two New Edition descendants were recording and touring: Bell Biv Devoe, and Heads of State, featuring Brown, Tresvant, and Gill.
On May 3, 2011 New Edition issued a press release on their official website announcing that all six members were reuniting as New Edition to kick off the 30th anniversary celebration of "Candy Girl" with their fans.
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Albums

SW 3301/SWRL 3301 New Edition - Candy Girl album art New Edition Candy Girl (Album) Streetwise SW 3301/SWRL 3301 US 1983 Sell This Version
MCA-5515 New Edition - New Edition album art New Edition New Edition (Album) MCA Records MCA-5515 US 1984 Sell This Version
MCA-39040 New Edition - Christmas All Over The World album art New Edition Christmas All Over The World (Album, Comp, MiniAlbum) MCA Records MCA-39040 US 1985 Sell This Version
MCA-5679 New Edition - All For Love album art New Edition All For Love (Album) MCA Records MCA-5679 US 1985 Sell This Version
MCA-5912 New Edition - Under The Blue Moon album art New Edition Under The Blue Moon (Album) MCA Records MCA-5912 US 1986 Sell This Version
MCAC-42207, MCAC 42207 New Edition - Heart Break album art New Edition Heart Break (Album) MCA Records MCAC-42207, MCAC 42207 Indonesia 1988 Sell This Version
MCA-11480 New Edition - Home Again album art New Edition Home Again (Album) MCA Records MCA-11480 UK 1996 Sell This Version
UICU-1071 New Edition - One Love album art New Edition One Love (Album) Bad Boy Entertainment UICU-1071 Japan 2004 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

SWRL 1108 New Edition - Candy Girl album art New Edition Candy Girl (Single, Maxi, EP) Streetwise SWRL 1108 US 1982 Sell This Version
SWRL 1108, TB 828-7 B New Edition / The Jonzun Crew New Edition / The Jonzun Crew - Candy Girl / Space Is The Place(7", Single, MP) Streetwise, Tommy Boy SWRL 1108, TB 828-7 B US 1982 Sell This Version
SWRL 1111-P New Edition - Is This The End album art New Edition Is This The End (Single) Streetwise SWRL 1111-P US 1983 Sell This Version
LON 31 New Edition - Popcorn Love  album art New Edition Popcorn Love (Single, EP, Maxi) London Records, Streetwise LON 31 UK 1983 Sell This Version
810 210-7 New Edition - She Gives Me A Bang album art New Edition She Gives Me A Bang (Single) Streetwise 810 210-7 France 1983 Sell This Version
L33-17015 New Edition - My Secret (Didja Gitit Yet?) album art New Edition My Secret (Didja Gitit Yet?) (Single) MCA Records L33-17015 US 1984 Sell This Version
7-52484 New Edition - Mr. Telephone Man album art New Edition Mr. Telephone Man (Single) MCA Records 7-52484 Australia 1984 Sell This Version
MCA-23515 New Edition - Cool It Now album art New Edition Cool It Now (Single) MCA Records MCA-23515 US 1984 Sell This Version
MCA-52553 New Edition - Lost In Love album art New Edition Lost In Love (Single) MCA Records MCA-52553 US 1985 Sell This Version
MCA-23544 New Edition - Kinda Girls We Like album art New Edition Kinda Girls We Like (Maxi) MCA Records MCA-23544 US 1985 Sell This Version
MCA 52745 New Edition - It's Christmas (All Over The World) album art New Edition It's Christmas (All Over The World) (Single) MCA Records MCA 52745 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
MCA-23595 New Edition - Count Me Out album art New Edition Count Me Out (Single, Maxi) MCA Records MCA-23595 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
MCA-53079 New Edition - Duke Of Earl album art New Edition Duke Of Earl (Single) MCA Records MCA-53079 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
MCA-52959 New Edition - Once In A Lifetime Groove album art New Edition Once In A Lifetime Groove (Single) MCA Records MCA-52959 US 1986 Sell This Version
MCA-52768 New Edition - A Little Bit Of Love (Is All It Takes) album art New Edition A Little Bit Of Love (Is All It Takes) (Single, Maxi) MCA Records MCA-52768 US 1985 Sell This Version
MCA-52905 New Edition - With You All The Way album art New Edition With You All The Way (Single) MCA Records MCA-52905 Jamaica 1986 Sell This Version
MCA 52905 New Edition - Earth Angel album art New Edition Earth Angel (Single) MCA Records MCA 52905 Guatemala 1986 Sell This Version