Al B. Sure!

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Al B. Sure
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Background information
Birth nameAlbert Joseph Brown III
Born (1968-06-04) June 4, 1968 (age 51)
OriginBoston, Massachusetts
Genresurban, new jack swing, quiet storm, R&B
Occupationssinger, songwriter, record producer, musician, disc jockey
Instrumentsvocals, keyboard
Years active1987–present
LabelsWarner Bros. Records, Hidden Beach Records
Associated actsQuincy 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.