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Nathan Michael Shawn Wanya
Boyz II Men
1. Beautiful Women
2. Step On Up
3. Good Guy
4. Bounce, Shake, Move, Swing
5. What The Deal
6. I Finally Know
7. Pass You By
9. I Do
10. Thank You In Advance
11. Never Go Away
13. Know What You Mean
14. Do You Remember
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 159281
Jim Bottari; Durrell Bottoms; Anne Catalino; Alex Rodriquez; Jim Hinger; Ray Lubrana; Robert Fernandez; Serban Ghenea; Tony Sheppard; Alex Rodriguez
This is an Enhanced audio CD which includes regular audio tracks and multimedia computer files.
Boyz II Men: Nathan Morris, Michael McCary, Shawn Stockman, Wanya Morris.
Producers include: Boyz II Men, She'kspere.
NATHAN, MICHAEL, SHAWN, WANYA was nominated for the 2001 Grammy Award for Best R&B Album and "Pass You By" was nominated for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal.
Personnel: Boyz II Men (vocals, background vocals); Michael McCary, Nathan Morris, Shae Jones, Shawn Stockman, Wanya Morris (vocals); Dave Foreman, Jimmy Russell, Derrick Scott, Jay Williams, Michael Thompson (guitar); Charlene Kwas, Igor Szwec, Emma Kummrow, Davis A. Barnett, Olga Konopelsky, Gregory Teperman (strings); Greg Scott (saxophone); Henri McMillan, Jr., Gary McKeen (trumpet); Jamar Jones (piano, keyboards); Shep Crawford (keyboards, drum programming); Ricky Lawson (drums); Bashiri Johnson (percussion); Scott Frankfurt (drum programming); Dana Sorey, Dorothy Thornton, Kenny Brown (background vocals).
Audio Mixers: Manny Marroquin; Jon Gass; Tony Shepperd.
Recording information: Bleach Bros. Music, Los Angeles CA; Leapyear Studio; Quad Recording Studios, New York NY; Sony Recording Studios, New York NY; Stonecreek Studios, Gladwyne PA; Studio 77, Gladwyne PA; The Record Plant, Los Angeles, CA; Triangle Sound, Atlanta GA; Westlake Audio, Los Angeles CA.
Photographer: Andrew Eccles.
Arrangers: Jamar Jones; Mervyn Warren; William Ross ; Larry Gold.
Boyz II Men are the granddaddies of R&B-inflected, pop-friendly, male harmony groups. The countless boy bands that sprang up in their wake all owe a huge debt to the Boyz. Here, they return to reclaim the world they helped to make from the hands of their younger disciples.
While there are a few concessions to the times (for instance, the Latin tinge to the "What's the Deal" and the opener "Beautiful Women"), the group sticks mostly to their well-established strengths; soulful, gently funky tunes powered by sweet harmonies and propelled by sensual, gently undulating rhythms. This is makeout music first and foremost. The in-your-face hooks and production of other groups are not for these guys; they'd rather usher you gently into the bedroom and whisper sweet nothings over a quietly insistent backbeat.
Entertainment Weekly (9/15/00, p.78) - "...Mature, danceable, even occasionally sexy tracks that...offer a respite from their past schtick..." - Rating: B
Q (12/00, p.118) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...As good as traditional but modern soul gets..."
Muzik (11/00, p.119) - 3 out of 5 - "...When they actually sound like B2M on cuts like 'What The Deal' and the single 'Pass You By' it's convincing..."
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