First Album Released: 1998
Last Album Released: 2015
Popular 90's Song: sweet
Tyrese Darnell Gibson, also known simply as Tyrese, is an American R&B Singer, rapper, actor, author, former fashion model and MTV VJ. After releasing several albums, he transitioned into films, with lead roles in several major Hollywood releases.
Gibson's career began when he was discovered on a bus. An appearance in a 1994 Coca-Cola advertisement, singing the phrase "Always Coca-Cola", led to bigger fame.
In early 1998 Tyrese was signed as a artist to early RCA Records. Afterwards he released his debut single "Nobody Else" it quickly rose through the Billboard Hot 100 charts peaking at #36. On September 29, 1998 he released his self-titled album Tyrese it debuted on the Billboard charts at #17. Afterwards he released the second single from the album "Lately" it made it to #56 on the Billboard charts. Then the albums third single & highest charting single "Sweet Lady" became the album's biggest hit, reaching #9 on the R&B charts. The single earned Tyrese a Grammy award for Best R&B Male Vocal Performance at the awards ceremony. The album went eventually went on to be certified Platinum.