New Edition is a rhythm and blues music group from Boston. The members of this group are Michael Bivins, Ronnie DeVoe, Ricky Bell, Johnny Gill, Ralph Tresvant and Bobby Brown. They released hit songs, including "Mr. Telephone Man" and "Candy Girl" during the 1980s and 1990s. They were one of the first boy bands.
Brown left the group around 1986. He later got back with them in the 1990s.