Posts Tagged: Jodeci

Uptown Records Founder Andre Harrell Dies

Uptown Record founder Andre Harrell has died according to multiple sources. Harrell was credited for discovering Sean “Puffy” Combs and signing a teenaged singer named Mary J. Blige. Uptown Records was a major force in the entertainment industry and played a key role in the creation of the New Jack Swing style of music, the… Read more »

Dallas Casting Call For BET Series “Uptown!”

Can you sing like Mary J. Blige, Jodeci, and Aaron Hall and can you rap like LL Cool J and Heavy D? If so BET is looking for you! The network is hosting a casting call to fill roles for their series “Uptown” based on the legendary Uptown Records. BET is looking for talent to… Read more »

“Forever My Lady” Written For Kim Porter

We all know Jodeci’s ‘Forever My Lady is one of the most iconic R&B Slow Jams of the 1990’s. What you may not know or forgot the song was written by Al B Sure for Kim Porter. When the sad news of Kim Porter dying swept across the Internet, the little-known fact resurfaced, one of… Read more »