First Album Released: 1990
Last Album Released: No other albums have been released by basic black
Popular 90's Song: whatever it takes
Basic Black was an R&B group on Motown Records in 1990. Produced by Gene Griffin (Teddy Riley's uncle and Guy's former management) featured Kelvin "K.B." Bradshaw, Lloyd "Spec" Turner, Darrell "D'Zo" Adams and Walter "Mucho" Scott. "Nothing But A Party" became a club anthem and was frequently played on the better soul/r&b stations The other two Basic Black hits were "She's mine" and "Whatever it takes".