Babyface

Real Name:
Kenneth Brian Edmonds
Profile:
R'n'B singer, songwriter, producer, label executive.
Note: when appearing with L.A. Reid, please use L.A. & Babyface
Born 10th April 1959 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. Brother of Kevon Edmonds and Melvin Edmonds, ex-husband to Tracey E. Edmonds (1992 - 2005). He has written and/or produced over 26 No.1 R&B hits and won 11 Grammy Awards. Bootsy Collins tagged him ''Babyface'' because of his cute face while he was still a teen.

He was a guitarist with Manchild (9) in the late 1970s and a keyboardist with Deele till the late 1980s, a group that included his later partner L.A. Reid with whom he would build one of the most successful writing and producing duos of r'n'b, L.A. & Babyface. In 1986 he started his solo career and up to 2014 he had released 10 albums. He was one of the basic figures that created the new jack swing sound, producing Bobby Brown, Karyn White, Pebbles, Paula Abdul and Sheena Easton co-founding LaFace Records in 1989, with the label's early artists TLC, Usher, Toni Braxton becoming huge stars. He helped forming Az Yet and in the 1990s he produced Madonna, Whitney Houston, Boyz II Men, Michael Jackson, Eric Clapton and a long series of others and in the next decades he produced Lil Wayne, Ariana Grande, even Barbra Streisand.
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Albums

30312267 Lovers — Babyface Babyface Lovers (Album) Solar 30312267 Spain 1986 Sell This Version
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ZK 45288 Tender Lover — Babyface Babyface Tender Lover (Album) Solar, Solar ZK 45288 US 1989 Sell This Version
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ZT 75329 A Closer Look — Babyface Babyface A Closer Look (Album) Solar ZT 75329 US 1991 Sell This Version
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E 53558 For The Cool In You — Babyface Babyface For The Cool In You (Album) Epic, Epic E 53558 US 1993 Sell This Version
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CL 36452 1 The Day — Babyface Babyface The Day (Album) Epic CL 36452 1 Austria 1996 Sell This Version
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2-489069 MTV Unplugged NYC 1997 — Babyface Babyface MTV Unplugged NYC 1997 (Album) Epic 2-489069 Argentina 1997 Sell This Version
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4925434 Christmas With Babyface — Babyface Babyface Christmas With Babyface (Album) Epic 4925434 Indonesia 1998 Sell This Version
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BVCA-21085 Face2Face — Babyface Babyface Face2Face (Album) Arista BVCA-21085 Japan 2001 Sell This Version
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none A Love Story — Babyface Babyface A Love Story (Album) Sony none Russia 2004 Sell This Version
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82876714934 Grown & Sexy — Babyface Babyface Grown & Sexy (Album) Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Arista 82876714934 Indonesia 2005 Sell This Version
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123 Babyface — Babyface Babyface Babyface(CDr, Album, Promo) UMG Recordings, Inc., Nascar Digital Entertainment 123 US 2007 Sell This Version
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602537734726 Love Marriage & Divorce — Babyface Toni Braxton & Babyface Toni Braxton & Babyface - Love Marriage & Divorce (Album) Motown, Motown 602537734726 Poland 2014 Sell This Version
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0602547543967 Return Of The Tender Lover — Babyface Babyface Return Of The Tender Lover (Album) Def Jam Recordings 0602547543967 Europe 2015 Sell This Version
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Singles & EPs

B-70002 You Make Me Feel Brand New / Faithful — Babyface Babyface You Make Me Feel Brand New / Faithful (Single) Solar B-70002 US 1986 Sell This Version
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SPRO-9983, SPRO-9984 Lovers — Babyface Babyface Lovers (Single) Solar SPRO-9983, SPRO-9984 US 1986 Sell This Version
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INT 126.007 I Love You Babe — Babyface Babyface I Love You Babe (Single, Maxi) Solar INT 126.007 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
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SPRO-9940 You Make Me Feel Brand New / Lovers — Babyface Babyface You Make Me Feel Brand New / Lovers(12", Single, Promo) Solar SPRO-9940 US 1986 Sell This Version
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B-70016 Mary Mack — Babyface Babyface Mary Mack (Single) Solar B-70016 US 1987 Sell This Version
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SPRO-79291 If We Try — Babyface Babyface If We Try (Single, Maxi) Solar SPRO-79291 US 1988 Sell This Version
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VDPS-1053 Tender Lover — Babyface Babyface Tender Lover (Maxi, Single) Solar VDPS-1053 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
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SOLD 127984 It's No Crime — Babyface Babyface It's No Crime (Single, Maxi) Solar SOLD 127984 Germany 1989 Sell This Version
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SLP-26 Tender Lover (Extended) / Sexy Bon (Mix Version) — Babyface Babyface / Finzy Kontini Babyface / Finzy Kontini - Tender Lover (Extended) / Sexy Bon (Mix Version)(12", Promo) Victor SLP-26 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
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CD45-1151 Love Makes Things Happen — Babyface Pebbles Featuring Babyface Pebbles Featuring Babyface - Love Makes Things Happen (Single) MCA Records CD45-1151 US 1990 Sell This Version
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ZST 74007 Whip Appeal — Babyface Babyface Whip Appeal (Single) Solar, Epic ZST 74007 US 1990 Sell This Version
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45 74510 My Kinda Girl — Babyface Babyface My Kinda Girl (Single, EP, Maxi) Solar, Epic 45 74510 US 1989 Sell This Version