|Genres:||R&B / Soul|
|Tags:||rnb soul new jack swing 90s|
10 August 1964, Bronx, New York City, New York, USA. Singer, songwriter and producer Hall rose to fame as lead singer of the pioneering swingbeat outfit Guy. The trio, who split up in 1991, enjoyed several US hits with singles such as I Like, I Wanna Get With You and Lets Chill. Hall enjoyed immediate success of his own when the single Dont Be Afraid, taken from the soundtrack of Ernest R. Dickersons Juice, became a huge radio hit. His debut album, 1993s The Truth, was equally split between up-tempo dance tracks and romantic ballads, with Dont Be Afraid included in two radically different mixes. The album also included another big US hit, Miss You. Hall also continued to work on soundtrack material, contributing Gonna Give It To You to Above The Rim and Curiosity to Dangerous Minds. His second album release, 1998s Inside Of You, was a...