Bernard Belle

Real Name:
Bernard Belle
Profile:
Guitarist - songwriter - producer - vocalist

Brother of Regina Belle
Received his first break in the late 1980s, playing guitar for Manhattans.
Notable for his partnership with producer Teddy Riley and his collaborations with the late King of Pop, Michael Jackson, credited with writing and co-writing "Remember The Time", "Privacy" and "Why You Wanna Trip On Me". He began working with Teddy Riley in 1986. Together, they became the pioneers of the New Jack Swing era of music, paving the way for new and existing artists.
He has written and produced for artists such as Whitney Houston, Bobby Brown, Patti LaBelle, Aaron Hall, Keith Sweat, Al B. Sure!, The Winans and Today.
Belle remains one of the most sought after producer/musicians in the Gospel music industry while continuing to be an icon in the R&B sector. He has played for artists such as Donnie McClurkin, Shirley Caesar, Richard Smallwood, Marvin Sapp, Fred Hammond, Yolanda Adams, Tye Tribbett, Mary Mary, Kirk Franklin, Donald Lawrence, Smokie Norful, Hezekiah Walker and BeBe & CeCe Winans.
He is a recurring musician on the BET gospel shows Sunday Best and The Celebration of Gospel.
Belle’s name appears on over 70 million records worldwide as a producer, writer, or musician. He is the recipient four Grammy Awards, an American Music Award, two Soul Train Music Awards, over a dozen ASCAP Awards and nominations for Stella and GMA Dove Awards.
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Remix

Bernard Belle - Pain album art Voyceboxing Pain (Jeep Mix) Voyceboxing - Pain (Maxi, Single) GRP US 1991 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - Gimme Whatcha Got album art Morris Day Morris Day - Gimme Whatcha Got (Single) Reprise Records US 1992 Sell This Version
Chic Chic - Your Love (Maxi) Warner Bros. Records US 1992 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - To Whom It May Concern album art Riff Riff - To Whom It May Concern (Album) EMI Records, EMI Records Canada 1993 Sell This Version

Vocals

Bernard Belle - High Hat album art Boy George You Found Another Guy (as Bernard Bell) and 3 more… Boy George - High Hat (Album) Virgin Records America, Inc. US 1988 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - Don't Be Cruel album art Bobby Brown My Prerogative (as Bernard Bill) and 1 more… Bobby Brown - Don't Be Cruel (Album) MCA Records US 1988 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - Made To Be Together album art Déjà Déjà - Made To Be Together (Album) Virgin, Virgin US 1989 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - Stay With Me album art Regina Belle Someday We'll All Be Free Regina Belle - Stay With Me (Album) CBS, CBS Europe 1989 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - It's Real album art James Ingram Love Come Down (as Bernard Bell) and 1 more… James Ingram - It's Real (Album) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records US 1989 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - Boyfriend album art Boy George Boy George - Boyfriend (Album) Virgin, Virgin UK & Europe 1989 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - Abstrac' album art Abstrac' Abstrac' - Abstrac' (Album) Reprise Records US 1989 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - The Future album art Guy Let's Chill and 1 more… Guy - The Future (Album) MCA Records, Uptown Records Germany 1990 Sell This Version
01241-41328-2, 1328-2-J Bernard Belle - Hi-Five album art Hi-Five Hi-Five - Hi-Five(CD) Jive, Jive 01241-41328-2, 1328-2-J US 1990 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - The New Formula album art Today Tennis Anyone and 1 more… Today - The New Formula (Album) Motown US 1990 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - Bobby album art Bobby Brown One More Night and 6 more… Bobby Brown - Bobby (Album) MCA Records Brazil 1992 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - Jacci McGhee album art Jacci McGhee Been A Long Time Jacci McGhee - Jacci McGhee (Album) MCA Records Europe 1992 Sell This Version
848 896-2 Bernard Belle - Every Day Has A Sun album art Shomari Shomari - Every Day Has A Sun(CD, Album) Mercury 848 896-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - Still In Love With You album art Meli'sa Morgan Still In Love With You Meli'sa Morgan - Still In Love With You (Album) Pendulum Records Germany 1992 Sell This Version
7567-82352-1 Bernard Belle - Here I Go Again album art Glenn Jones Call Me and 1 more… Glenn Jones - Here I Go Again(LP, Album) Atlantic 7567-82352-1 UK & Europe 1992 Sell This Version
MCD-10695 Bobby Brown One More Night and 6 more… Bobby Brown - Bobby(CD, Album) MCA Records MCD-10695 Europe 1992 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - To Whom It May Concern album art Riff Riff - To Whom It May Concern (Album) EMI Records, EMI Records Canada 1993 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - This Is Regina album art Regina Belle Johnny's Back Regina Belle - This Is Regina (Album) Peak Records (5) Europe 2001 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

Bernard Belle - I Like (Extended Version) album art Guy Guy - I Like (Extended Version) (Single) MCA Records US 1989 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - Abstrac' album art Abstrac' Abstrac' - Abstrac' (Album) Reprise Records US 1989 Sell This Version
Bernard Belle - The New Formula album art Today Tennis Anyone and 1 more… Today - The New Formula (Album) Motown US 1990 Sell This Version