The first single "Come On Let's Do This" peaked at #38 on Billboard's Hot Black Singles chart, staying on the chart for 9 weeks.
The song won the Billlboard Music Award for "No. 1 R&B Single of the Year."
The last single from the album "Are You Lonely For Me" became Rude Boys' second #1 R&B hit, topping Billboard's Hot R&B Singles chart for a week in November of 1991, staying on the chart for 23 weeks.
The follow-up single "Go Ahead and Cry" which peaked at #43 on Billboard's Hot R&B Singles chart in November of 1992, staying on the chart for 18 weeks.
Joe Little released a solo album in 1994 and teamed up with Gerald LeVert as a writing team on various occasions, producing & writing music for artists such as the O'Jays, the Temptations, Men at Large, Keith Sweat and LSG.
After that, it seemed as if the Rude Boys faded into obscurity. In November of 2006 (after Gerald LeVert's death from an accidental drug overdose), the Rude Boys reunited after performing at Gerald's funeral.
Larry Marcus decided to pursue a gospel music career along with Edward Banks & Melvin Sephus discontinued performing with the group.
These days, Joe Little and new members Gee Labeaud and Keni Myles are performing as Rude Boys. They are planning on releasing a new single & EP.
Joe is also the C.E.O., co-founder, and spokesman of Urbean Joe Gourmet Coffee, a self-acclaimed first African-American independently-owned coffee brand & franchise.
Larry Marcus is now an indie artist. It's is unknown what Melvin Sephus and Edward Banks are up to today.
To see the music video for "Written All Over Your Face," go to:
To see the music video for "Heaven," go to:
To see a fan-made video for "Are You Lonely For Me," go to:
To see the music video for "My Kinda Girl," go to:
To see the music video for "Go Ahead and Cry," go to:
[updated on 05\22\13]