, a founding member of New Edition
and part of the trio Bell Biv Devoe
, struck commercial gold as the manager/producer of this Atlanta pre-teen quintet. Chris Sellers
, Dave Shelton
, Romell Chapman
, and brothers Marliss
and Demetrius Pugh
landed a platinum release with Coolin' at the Playground Ya' Know!
for Motown in 1991. Both "Iesha" and "Playground" were Top Ten pop and R&B singles.