University Records' Prophet Jones proves that it's ready to graduate at the top of its R&B class with this debut set. Group members Hollywood, P.

University Records' Prophet Jones proves that it's ready to graduate at the top of its R&B class with this debut set. Group members Hollywood, P. Rowe, K.D., and Goldee range from uptempo tracks like "Woof" to ballads—although the latter appear to be the group's forte. For proof, listen to the lush "Lifetime," the set's current single. The church-honed harmonies rise and fall with emotion that belies the members' ages. The same can be said for their cover of the O'Jays' "Cry Together." Hollywood takes the lead on this soul stirrer. The group also loosely interprets Stevie Wonder's "All I Do" with toe-tapping results.—RH

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