Babyface

  1. Toni Braxton, Babyface Heading for Their Highest Charting Album in Years

    February 07, 2014 8:45 PM EST The musical reunion of Toni Braxton and Babyface on their new album "Love, Marriage & Divorce" has proved profitable. The duo are aiming for the top five on next week's Billboard 200 chart -- the highest charting album since 200 ...

  2. R&B Briefs: Joe, Kindred The Family Soul, Kevon Edmonds

    October 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT -- "Joe: Greatest Hits" will hit stores Oct. 14 via Jive/Zomba. Featured tracks include "I Wanna Know," "All the Things (Your Man Won't Do)" and "Stutter." -- Kindred The Family Soul returns Oct. 21 wit ...

  3. The 88's Island Debut Set For August

    May 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Los Angeles pop band The 88 tells billboard.biz that the group's Island Records debut is set for this August. The yet-untitled project includes three songs from Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds, who also plays on the album. Member Keith S ...

  4. EMI Music Pub, T.I., Ne-Yo, Mr. ColliPark Take BMI Honors

    September 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music Publishing was named BMI Urban Publisher of the Year at the BMI Urban Awards Friday night at New York New York Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The event was hosted by BMI president and CEO Del Bryant and VP of writer/publisher relations C ...

  5. Babyface Preps 'Playlist' For Resurrected Mercury

    August 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds will release his upcoming album, "Playlist," via the resurrected Mercury Records on Sept. 18. The album, Edmonds' 11th studio set, will be the label's first release since re-launching in April ...

  6. Island Signs The 88, Working With Babyface

    May 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Los Angeles-based power pop band the 88 has signed with Island Def Jam Records after self-releasing its first two efforts. The act's major label debut will feature at least three tracks recorded with Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds, and mo ...

  7. Universal Publishing Inks Babyface

    April 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Publishing Group has signed a worldwide administration deal with Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds. UMPG will control rights for the Babyface songs on his new as-yet-untitled album slated for release this year on Island Def Jam. ...

  8. BMI To Honor Babyface, Reid

    June 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Two co-founded LaFace Records Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds and Island Def Jam chairman Antonio "L.A." Reid will be honored as BMI Icons during the performing rights organization's sixth annual Urban Awards. The presentation ...

  9. 'Babyface' Files Suit Against Anita Baker

    April 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Claims breach of contract. Grammy-winning singer-producer Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds has filed a breach of contract lawsuit against singer Anita Baker, claiming she owes him more than $250,000. According to the lawsuit, filed Thursday in ...

  10. BABYFACE IS BACK

    July 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Grown and sexy. The phrase aptly describes the audience that recently gathered for the taping of BET's forthcoming Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds special. It's also the title of the songwriter/producer's Grown and sexy. The ph ...