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En Vogue

Biography

The feminine vocal quartet En Vogue was conceived and come up with by the creation group of Denzil Foster and Thomas McElroy, both former users of Golf club Nouveau. Foster and McElroy desired a vocal group who could exude sultriness and cleverness furthermore to vocal skills, and as makers, they wanted materials that could fuse R&B and woman group customs with hip-hop and fresh jack golf swing rhythms. Both kept auditions and resolved on a regular membership of previous Miss Dark California Cindy Herron, Maxine Jones, Dawn Robinson, and Terry Ellis. The brand new group performed two tunes on Foster and McElroy’s FM2 recording, as well as the makers crafted a graphic of these as stylish, advanced, and sexy. Originally needed You, the ladies switched towards the even more elegant Vogue, and En Vogue after learning of another group with an extremely very similar name. En Vogue’s debut record, Blessed to Sing, made an appearance in 1990 and released the pop crossover smash “HANG ON,” which peaked at number 2 and helped the record move platinum. The group seduced comparisons towards the Supremes, despite the fact that groupmembers distributed lead vocals and intentionally specified no particular vocalist the “superstar.” Among albums, Herron made an appearance within the film Juice. When En Vogue came back in 1992 with Funky Divas, vital and industrial response was frustrating. The album’s variety of designs, from pop and R&B to rap, rock and roll, and reggae, had been lauded on the net; the very first three singles — “My Lovin’ (You’re Hardly ever Gonna OBTAIN IT),” “Offering Him Something HE IS ABLE TO Experience” (both addresses of songs compiled by Curtis Mayfield), and “Totally free YOUR BRAIN” (which lent a chorus series from George Clinton) — reached the very best Ten, as well as the recording proceeded to go multi-platinum. En Vogue had been in the very best Ten once again in 1993, support Salt-N-Pepa on the hit “Whatta Guy.” As En Vogue was documenting its third recording, Dawn Robinson remaining the group. Before they released the record, “DON’T ALLOW Go (Like),” a music the group added to the Arranged It Off soundtrack, became lots two solitary in early 1997. Half a year later, the music group released their third recording, EV3. The group’s 1st compilation, THE VERY BEST of En Vogue, premiered in the summertime of 1999. 2000 noticed the discharge of Masterpiece Theatre (originally entitled Something New, Something Aged, Something Lent, Something Great) but soon after an interview on Wager the group was educated that these were fallen by their label because of slower than anticipated product sales. In 2001 Amanda Cole was added like a 4th member but immediately after Maxine Jones announced her desire to invest additional time with her youthful girl and departed. Came back to some trio, the group began touring once again and in past due summer months Rhino released their second compilation, THE MOST EFFECTIVE of En Vogue. Stuff were quiet before group came back by the end of 2002 using a contribution towards the Deliver Us from Eva soundtrack and their initial Christmas record, The Present of Xmas, on a little, unbiased label Discretion Entertainment. Advertising for the record was therefore limited that just those who frequently go to En Vogue fansites had been alert to it also to make issues worse, Amanda Cole still left the group in the center of 2003 for the solo profession. A fake rumor that Chanté Moore acquired joined up with the group demonstrated untrue and discussions with Dawn Robinson and Maxine Jones didn’t bring either back again to the group completely. In Sept of 2003 the group made an appearance away from nowhere for a little Western european tour with Maxine Jones completing briefly for Cindy Herron (who acquired just acquired her 4th kid) and a fresh member, Rhona Bennett, produced her debut. Bennett acquired recorded an record as merely Rhona for Sony in 2001 (including the strike “Satisfied”), and in addition had a repeating role within the Jamie Foxx Display. Jones and Herron exchanged places once again and the brand new trio released Spirit Bloom in early 2004 on 33rd Road Records.

Quick Facts


Full Name En Vogue
Awards MTV Video Music Award for Best Choreography, MTV Video Music Award for Best Dance Video, MTV Video Music Award for Best R&B Video, American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Album, Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Single - Group, Band or Duo, Soul Train Music Award for Sammy Davis Jr. – Entertainer of the Year, American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Band/Duo/Group, Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Album - Group, Band or Duo
Music Songs Free Your Mind, Don't Let Go, My Lovin, Give Him Something He Can Feel, Hold On, Give It Up, Turn It Loose, Don't Go, You Don't Have to Worry, Love Don't Love You, Too Gone, Too Long, Runaway Love, What Is Love, Lies, No Fool No More, Whatever, Just Can't Stay Away, Yesterday, Riddle, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, Luv Lines, Waitin' on You, Hip Hop Lover, Those Dogs, Damn I Wanna Be Your Lover, Let It Flow, You Are the Man, I Want a Monster to Be My Friend, Does Anybody Hear Me, Love U Crazay, Part of Me, Hooked on Your Love, Sitting by Heaven's Door
Albums Born to Sing, Remix to Sing, Funky Divas, EV3, Best of En Vogue, Masterpiece Theatre, Very Best of En Vogue, Soul Flower, Runaway Love, The Gift of Christmas, Rhino Hi-Five, En Vogue: Live In The Usa, Electric Café
Nominations Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals, MTV Video Music Award for Video of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Music Video, MTV Video Music Award for Best Direction, MTV Video Music Award for Viewer's Choice, MTV Video Music Award for Best Group, MTV Video Music Award for Best Cinematography, MTV Video Music Award for Best Editing, Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal, American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Single, Soul Train Music Award for Best New Artist, Soul Train Music Award for Best Video of the Year, Soul Train Music Award for Best Song of the Year, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Song, Brit Award for International Group, American Music Award for Favorite Dance New Artist, American Music Award for Favorite Dance Single, Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Female Singer/Group


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Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Who's Doing the Dishes? 2016 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Central Intelligence 2016 performer: "My Lovin' You're Never Gonna Get It", "My Lovin' You're Never Gonna Get It [John Fulford Remix]"
Lip Sync Battle 2015 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Back in Time for Dinner 2015 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Person of Interest 2014 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Smoke 2014 "Free Your Mind"
Strictly Come Dancing 2014 TV Series performer - 1 episode
RuPaul's Drag Race 2014 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Brooklyn Nine-Nine 2014 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Rude Tube 2013 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The To Do List 2013 performer: "My Lovin' You're Never Gonna Get It"
Dancing with the Stars TV Series 1 episode, 2012 performer - 1 episode, 2008
Bachelorette 2012 performer: "Free Your Mind"
Diary of a Wimpy Kid 2010 performer: "WHATTA MAN"
Private Practice 2009 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Being Erica 2009 TV Series performer - 1 episode
House M.D. 2007 TV Series performer - 1 episode
29 und noch Jungfrau 2007 TV Movie performer: "My Lovin' You're Never Gonna Get It"
Emily's Reasons Why Not 2006 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Work of Director Mark Romanek 2005 Video documentary performer: "Free Your Mind"
So You Think You Can Dance 2005 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas 2004 Video Game performer: "My Lovin' You're Never Gonna Get It"
The Jane Pauley Show 2004 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Deliver Us from Eva 2003 performer: "Lovin' You Easy"
Malcolm in the Middle 2001 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Aleph, lectures contades 2000 TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Why Do Fools Fall in Love 1998 performer: "No Fool No More"
Elmopalooza! 1998 TV Special performer: "I Want A Monster To Be My Friend"
Soul Food 1997 performer: "You Are the Man"
The Associate 1996 performer: "Whatta Man"
New York Undercover 1996 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Canaleo 1995 Short documentary performer: "My Loving You're Never Gonna Get It"
ECW Hardcore Heaven 1994 1994 Video performer: "Whatta Man" - uncredited
Bill Nye, the Science Guy 1994 TV Series documentary 1 episode
Veja Esta Canção 1994 performer: "Runaway Love"
The Cowboy Way 1994 performer: "Free Your Mind"
Beavis and Butt-Head 1994 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Sesame Street 1993 TV Series performer - 1 episode
In Living Color 1993 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper 1992 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Aces: Iron Eagle III 1992 performer: "BOOGIE WOOGIE BUGLE BOY"

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper 1992-1993 TV Series singers - 22 episodes

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
2016 Women That Soar Awards 2016 TV Movie Performers
En Vogue: Don't Let Go 1996 Video short En Vogue
Roc 1993 TV Series The Downtown Divas

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Oprah: Where Are They Now? 2016 TV Series Themselves
Greatest Hits 2016 TV Series Themselves
Apollo Night LA 2015 TV Series Themselves - Celebrity Co-Hosts
Night of the Proms: Classic Meets Pop 2015 TV Movie Themselves - Group
Night of the Proms 2013 TV Series Themselves - Group
'TV One Night Only: Live from the Essence Music Festival' 2009 TV Movie Themselves
Private Sessions 2009 TV Series Themselves
BET Awards 2008 2008 TV Special Themselves - Performer
100 Greatest Songs of the 90s 2007 TV Mini-Series documentary Themselves - #43: 'My Lovin' (You Never Gonna Get It)' / #23: 'Whatta Man'
The Jane Pauley Show 2004 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guest
Soul Train 2004 TV Series Themselves
2001 Lady of Soul Awards 2001 TV Special Themselves - Presenters
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 1997-2000 TV Series Themselves
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1992-2000 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guests
1997 MTV Movie Awards 1997 TV Special documentary Themselves - Performers
The Wayans Bros. 1997 TV Series Themselves
3rd Annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards 1997 TV Special Themselves
Late Show with David Letterman 1997 TV Series Themselves
1995 Billboard Music Awards 1995 TV Special Themselves
Sesame Street 1992-1993 TV Series Themselves
Sesame Street Jam: A Musical Celebration 1993 TV Movie Themselves - Special Guests
Aretha Franklin: Duets 1993 TV Special Themselves
In Living Color 1993 TV Series Themselves
Comic Relief V 1992 TV Special Themselves
The Word 1992 TV Series Themselves
Halloween Jam at Universal Studios 1992 TV Movie Themselves
1992 MTV Video Music Awards 1992 TV Special Themselves
Saturday Night Live 1992 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guest
The 5th Annual Soul Train Music Awards 1991 TV Special Themselves - Performers
The 33rd Annual Grammy Awards 1991 TV Special Themselves
Into the Night 1991 TV Series Themselves
The Party Machine with Nia Peeples 1991 TV Series Themselves
The 18th Annual American Music Awards 1991 TV Special Themselves
Big Break 1990 TV Series Themselves
1990 Billboard Music Awards 1990 TV Special Themselves

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Peter Andre's 90 Party Hits of the 90s 2014 TV Movie Themselves
Saturday Night Live in the '90s: Pop Culture Nation 2007 TV Special documentary Themselves
SNL: 25 Years of Music 1999 TV Movie Themselves

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