Sunday, April 19, 2009

Soul For Real


Soul For Real is an R&B group from New York consisting of the Dalyrimple brothers: Christopher (born on April 30, 1973), Andre (born on April 4, 1974), Brian (born on December 14, 1975) and Jason (born on May 10, 1980). They signed to Uptown Records in 1992.
In 1995, they released their debut album "Candy Rain" which peaked at #23 on the Billboard 200 and #5 on Billboard's R&B Albums chart.
The title song became the group's biggest hit to date, peaking at #2 on the Billboard Hot 100, topped Billboard's Rhythmic Top 40 chart, #20 on Billboard's Top 40 Mainstream chart, #2 on Billboard's Hot Dance Music\Maxi-Singles Sales chart and topped Billboard's Hot R&B Singles chart in March of 1995 for 3 weeks and staying on the chart for 32 weeks.

The group's second single, "Every Little Thing I Do" peaked at #17 on the Billboard Hot 100, #4 on Billboard's Rhythmic Top 40, #25 on Billboard's Top 40 Mainstream chart and #11 on Billboard's Hot R&B Singles chart, staying on the chart for 20 weeks.
The last single from the album, "If You Want It" peaked at #43 on Billboard's Hot Dance Music\Maxi-Singles Sales chart and #53 on Billboard's Hot R&B Singles chart, staying on the chart for 13 weeks.
In 1996, Soul For Real released their sophomore album, "For Life" which peaked at #119 on the Billboard 200 chart and #29 on Billboard's R&B Albums chart.
The only single from the album to chart was "Love You So" which peaked at #64 on Billboard's Hot R&B Singles chart, staying on the chart for 8 weeks.
In 1999, Soul For Real released their third album, "Heat" on Chrome Dome Records, which failed to chart at all on the Billboard charts.
The only single to chart was "Come See Me" which peaked at #73 on Billboard's Hot R&B Singles chart, staying on the chart for only a week.

In 2007, Soul For Real formed their own record label, Aljoba Music Group (or AMG) and began working on their fourth album, "The Unknown."

The single "One Man" featuring rapper Jadakiss was released in 2008. The album title has now been changed to "Journey."

To see Soul For Real's Facebook page, go to:
https://www.facebook.com/soulforreal1

To follow Soul For Real on Twitter, go to:
https://twitter.com/#!/SoulForReal1

To see Soul For Real's MySpace page, go to:
http://www.myspace.com/soulforreal

To see the music video for "Candy Rain," go to:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cx0xzO73Amo

To see the music video for "Every Little Thing I Do," go to:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ihhJCPYHuk

To see a fan-made video for "If You Want It," go to:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TGAQPmTaR1k

To see a fan-made video for "Love You So," go to:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KQMzVT8J7yU

To see a fan-made video for "Come See Me," go to:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQJgNgOCSBY


[updated on 05\09\12]

1 comment:

Suzyo Zimba said...

Soul 4 Real has always been my favourite group. You guys Really Rock. Suzyo.