After a 20-year recording hiatus, the legendary R&B group Jodeci has finally returned to the album charts. The quartet's new LP, The Past, The Present, The Future, takes a bow on the April 18 tallies, making a mark with its first new studio set since 1995.


The new album, released on Sphinx/Epic, bows at No. 2 on R&B Albums (27,000 copies sold in the week ending April 5, according to Nielsen Music) and No. 23 on the Billboard 200 (bowing with 28,000 equivalent-album units).


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