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The biggest-selling R&B act of all time, Boyz II Men’s 20-year career has been blessed with record-breaking hits and a cavalcade of awards. Their silky smooth brand of R&B, dubbed “hip-hop doo-wop” by the group, helped redefine the genre, winning them legions of fans worldwide. The group began life as Unique Attraction, founded by friends Nathan Morris and Marc Nelson at Philadelphia’s High School For The Creative And Performing Arts, in 1985. Schoolmates George Baldi, Jon Shoats and Marguerite Walker completed the original line-up, joined in 1987 by freshman Wanya Morris. The following year saw them splinter, however, as Baldi, Shoats and Walker left following their graduation. Shawn Stockman was the first replacement, snapped up after the remaining members saw him perform a solo with the school choir. Next was bass vocalist Michael McCary, who joined in an impromptu singing session in the school bathroom and found himself swiftly recruited. With a permanent line-up cemented, the five-piece changed their name to Boyz II Men in 1988, after the track ‘Boys To Men’ on New Editions 1988 album Heart Break. Soon, their idols would have an even more pronounced impact on their career...
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