Sunday, May 6, 2012
Kids At Work
In 1984, Kids at Work released their self-titled debut album on the Sound of New York record label. It's unknown how or if the album charted.
Their first single "Sugar Baby" peaked at #50 on Billboard's Black Singles chart , staying on the chart for 7 weeks.
The second single "Singing Hey Yea" peaked at #64 on Billboard's Hot Black Singles chart, staying on the chart for 8 weeks.
Teddy Riley and Timmy Gatling went on to form the popular R&B trio, Guy, but Gatling left the group after the recording of Guy's debut album was completed and was replaced by Damion Hall. After the success of Guy, Teddy went on to form R&B group, BLACKstreet in late 1992.
Since 1986, Teddy has produced music for numerous artists.
Timmy Gatling had a moderate solo career and also produced music.
Clurel Henderson released a single, "Hurtown" on Rooftop Records in 1986. According to a comment on YouTube, it appears he is still active in the music business.
To see a fan-made video for "Sugar Baby," go to:
To see a fan-made video for "Singing Hey Yea," go to: