TITLE

Babyface crosses boundaries

AUTHOR(S)
Reynolds, J.R.
PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Billboard;9/14/96, Vol. 108 Issue 37, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the October 22, 1996 international release of singer/songwriter/producer Babyface's yet untitled fourth album under Epic. Label executives' expectations for the album to become another success; Guest performers featured in the set; Background on Babyface aka Kenneth Edmonds' commercial success as a solo artist.
ACCESSION #
9610093141

 

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