The year was 1990 and you may remember the feeling in the air being all about the final 10 years of the 20th Century. While gangster rap got its beginnings in the late 80’s, it was year 1990 that saw its commercial success peak in mainstream music making it the most lucrative sub-genre of hip-hop. This rise in hip-hop also fueled the blending of hip-hop and R&B which became a staple in 1990’s mainstream music.
Bell Biv DeVoe is one of several hip-hop inspired R&B acts that took off in 1990. Check out the video for their 1990 debut single that took the culture by storm. Head over to our Facebook page and tell us your favorite jams from 1990. It’s all #LoveAndRnB!
Bell Biv Devoe – Poison
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