Ten City


Consistent, sometimes spectacular Chicago house act, with Byron Stingily’s falsetto always the focus. The other members were Byron Burke and Herb Lawson. They met in a rehearsal studio in Chicago in 1985, Herb being drawn from R&B band Rise, while Stingily was then fronting B Rude Inc. The trio recorded two singles as Ragtyme, ‘I Can’t Stay Away’ and ‘Fix It Man’. In 1986, they signed to Atlantic Records and made the name change. The debut single,... Read more