Johnny Gill's fame took another leap when, in 1987, he became lead singer for New Edition, a popular 1980s boy band that already had a string of hits.
Gill's deep, distinctive voice helped the group forge a more mature sound, which proved timely as the group members were nearing their twenties and were no longer boys.
The veteran R&B singer has premiered the video for "Behind Closed Doors," the first single off his upcoming album Game Changer. The video, which features his best friend Eddie Murphy's ex-wife Nicole Murphy, is a visual twist and turn of events that might raise eyebrows.
When most people think of celebrity weddings and relationships, they envision relatively easy-going relationships free of the difficulties normal people are faced with such as financial downfalls.
A childhood friend, singer Stacy Lattisaw, helped Gill to record a demo, which got him a record deal in 1983, at age 16.The 47-year-old singer-songwriter starred in the chart-topping boy band in the 1980s, but left the group midway through the decade when he was... The 'Every Little Step' hitmaker is struggling to cope with the news that his daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown has been moved to a hospice, according to his New... The New Edition star performed with his band on Shepherd's former daytime talk show The View in...Singers Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, Ronnie De Voe, Ralph Tresvant and Johnny Gill will serve as co-producers on the three-part project, which will air on America's BET network next year (16). R&B veteran Johnny Gill has reportedly embarked on a new romance with actress and U. Singer Johnny Gill has launched legal action against bosses at a luxury Beverly Hills hotel over allegations he was attacked at the venue in 2011.The group's 1987 album, Signing with Motown Records as a solo artist, Gill reached his full potential when his second self-titled album was released in 1990. The album blasted onto the music scene, reaching No.The album was the first to be produced by the top two R&B producing duos of that time: L. 1 on also contained four singles that powered onto the R&B and Pop Singles charts: "My, My, My," a signature Gill ballad that reached No. Gill's sexuality has often been a source of speculation; he has often been linked to superstar comedic actor Eddie Murphy.