Bobby Brown confronts and conquers dark past in new docuseries

Since the early ’80s, it’s been clear that Robert Brown, a kid from Boston better known as Bobby Brown, possesses superstar DNA. Brown was the original R&B  bad boy rock star long before Chris Brown’s antics or Trey Songz’s overtly sexual behavior was captured and shared on a smartphone. Brown was raw sex appeal wrapped […]

Jodeci planning huge 2022 reunion with New Edition and Charlie Wilson

The Bad Boys of R&B, Jodeci, are reuniting and planning a huge comeback next year. The award-winning singing quartet consisting of K-Ci, JoJo, DeVanté Swing, and Mr. Dalvin signed a new management deal with P Music Group. The company has a roster of talented musicians, including Gap Band alum Charlie Wilson and “My, My, My” […]

Bobby Brown found performing on ‘The Masked Singer’ ‘therapeutic’ (video)

Bobby Brown, who recently starred on “The Masked Singer,” says he found the experience “therapeutic.” The New Edition star was revealed to be The Crab on the Wednesday, April 21, 2021, installment of the celebrity singing contest, and he admitted the show gave him some much-needed “fun” at a time when the world is battling […]

Jermaine Dupri co-signs Whitney Houston: ‘Bobby Brown is the king of R&B’

With the loss of several celebrities over the past few months, Jermaine Dupri hit up Twitter on Saturday, April 17, 2021, and decided to give Bobby Brown his flowers while he’s still here. The So So Def producer, who kicked Usher’s career into superstardom, stamped the late Whitney Houston’s sentiments that the former New Edition […]

Ralph Tresvant reunites with Johnny Gill on new single, ‘All Mine’

New Edition helped shape R&B music during the 80s and 90s. The six-man group from Boston, Massachusetts released a multitude of hit songs that helped raise a generation from puppy-love themes such as “Candy Girl” to adulthood lessons like “Can You Stand The Rain.” Ralph Tresvant continues to use his voice to tell the story […]

Watch K. Michelle’s dripping wet take on a New Edition classic (video)

K. Michelle’s fifth studio album, All Monsters are Human, is still in the works, but that didn’t stop her and Jazze Pha from delivering a dripping wet rendition of New Edition’s classic, “Can You Stand the Rain.” Just so we’re clear, this is not a remake or your uncle’s version of the track made famous […]

Johnny Gill’s habit of making timeless music continues with new album

Johnny Gill is riding high. His voice is full of joy and he is loving the idea of calling his own shots as the CEO and lead artist of J Skillz Records. Known best for his affiliation with New Edition and breaking away from the group to share timeless hits like “My, My, My,” “There […]

Bobby Brown’s sister claims someone intentionally tried to kill him

Bobby Brown was allegedly hospitalized after being hit by a car, according to his sister. On the evening of Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, Bobby Brown’s sister, Leolah Brown Muhammad, took to social media and claimed that the R&B legend was intentionally struck by a motorist. “Bobby Brown got hit by a speeding car while walking,” […]

Best photos from the RBRM concert

The new super group RBRM, which is comprised of four members from the legendary R&B group New Edition, made a stop in Minneapolis at The Armory on their 4 The Love Of It tour. With special guest, DJ Kid Capri who kept the the packed house on their feet dancing to old school and new […]

Ronnie and Shamari DeVoe on ‘RHOA,’ open marriage and the spirit of Christmas

Ronnie and Shamari DeVoe are new to “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” but not to fame or their fans. As one-fifth of the iconic group New Edition and one-third of the ’90s R&B girl group Blaque, respectively, Ronnie and Shamari are the definitive celebrity couple two times over. While fans were still celebrating BET’s wildly […]

Ronnie DeVoe and Shamari slept with this many people in their open marriage

Ronnie DeVoe of New Edition and BBD fame helped blow his fans’ wigs back, but this time it had nothing to do with the release of a hit song nor an acrobatic dance sequence. During the latest episode of the “Real Housewives of Atlanta,” the legendary singer’s wife Shamari DeVoe admitted that she and husband Ronnie DeVoe, […]

‘RHOA’ newcomer Shamari DeVoe discusses love, marriage, music

Shamari DeVoe

While Shamari DeVoe is a “new addition” to the “Real Housewives of Atlanta,” she definitely is no stranger to the entertainment industry. A member of ’90s R&B girl group Blaque, she practically grew up in the spotlight and that has only continued since the talented singer and actress married New Edition and Bell Biv DeVoe […]

This celebrity’s wife is filming for ‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’

Since the reported termination of longtime “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Kenya Moore, Bravo producers reportedly have been searching for a suitable replacement, with former model and actress Eva Marcille (“America’s Next Top Model”) being among the most prominent candidates. One of the candidates they are allegedly giving serious consideration to for season 11 simply […]

RBRM rocks Detroit with ’90s nostalgia along with R&B group Silk at Chene Park

The ’90s nostalgia was floating on the Detroit River at Chene Park this past weekend, with unforgettable performances from Silk, and four of the six members of the legendary music group New Edition. R&B group Silk opened the show, taking the crowd back to the ’90s with their performance of “Happy Days,” “Lose Control,” “Meeting […]

Actor Algee Smith balances acting and music effortlesly

Algee Smith has an eye for pivotal roles in movies. The Michigan native and former Disney actor made a lasting impression by playing the role of Ralph Tresvant, of New Edition in BET’s “The New Edition Story” miniseries. He then extended that streak by playing Larry Reed from the legendary Motown group, The Dramatics, in […]

Ronnie DeVoe on turning 50, fatherhood, relaunch of DeVoe Real Estate

Ronnie DeVoe, a member of New Edition and Bell Biv Devoe, just came off of one of most amazing weekends of his life. He celebrated his 50th birthday in grand style in three cities. The kickoff started in NYC on Friday, Nov. 17, the second night in Atlanta at REVEL nightclub featured a live BBD […]

New Edition’s Ronnie DeVoe hits milestone, celebrates 50th birthday (photos)

On Saturday, Nov. 18, 1778 Events along with Ciroc French Vanilla hosted a star-studded 50th birthday celebration for New Edition legend Ronnie DeVoe. Hundreds of fans and industry friends packed the all-new REVEL in West Midtown Atlanta to wish “Big Ron” a happy birthday. DeVoe’s wife Shamari Fears-DeVoe, his mother Flo DeVoe and fellow Bell […]