There are SO many Hitmaking 80s and 90s R&B Groups that came and went very quickly but few were like these groups.
This list has several of the black male singers and black female singers who should have been bigger stars but for whatever reason, their success brief. Some still have successful behind-the-scenes careers and others might be struggling with health issues or living out of the limelight. It is most unfortunate that the 15 minutes of fame for some was short-lived. Here is an update on a few past successful groups and/or singers. Click Next for next group.