ABC/Nicole WilderJimmy Jam and Terry Lewis are taking their production skills from the studio to the small screen.
The award-winning production duo will produce music for BET’s upcoming three-night biopic The New Edition Story, with Babyface serving as the TV movie’s music producer for its first half.
Jimmy and Terry produced New Edition’s 1988 hit album Heartbreak — the group’s highest selling album that features the classic songs “Can You Stand the Rain” and “If It Isn’t Love.”
“Terry and I came in at a pivotal time when they were having internal issues and growing pains. Fans will get the true behind-the-scenes story of this key phase in their personal lives and careers,” said Jimmy in an official statement.
The New Edition Story will premiere on January 24 at 9 p.m. ET. on BET.
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