Al B. Sure!

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Al B. Sure
Al B Sure! (6920727511).jpg
Background information
Birth name Albert Joseph Brown III
Born (1968-06-04) June 4, 1968 (age 50)
Origin Boston, Massachusetts
Genres urban, new jack swing, quiet storm, R&B
Occupations singer, songwriter, record producer, musician, disc jockey
Instruments vocals, keyboard
Years active 1987–present
Labels Warner Bros. Records, Hidden Beach Records
Associated acts Quincy Jones, Heavy D., Keith Sweat

Albert Joseph Brown III (born June 4, 1968) is an American R&B singer, songwriter, and record producer. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts and grew up in Leonia, New Jersey, and Mount Vernon, New York.[1] During the late 1980s under the stage name Al B. Sure!, he was one of the most popular new jack swing singers[2] and producers. His hits included Rescue Me and Nite and Day.

References[change | change source]

  1. Holden, Stephen (October 31, 1990). ""The Pop Life"". The New York Times. Retrieved March 30, 2011. The singer, who lives in northern New Jersey, was born in Boston, lived in Leonia, N.J., for several years, then moved to Goshen, N.Y., and went to high school in Mount Vernon, N.Y. 
  2. Huey, Steve. "Biography: Al B. Sure!". Allmusic. Retrieved April 10, 2010.