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Listen to Boyz II Men’s Exclusive Commentary on Twenty

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Besides being massively influential to the genre, Boyz II Men are also the most successful R&B group of all time. Today the Philadelphia trio are releasing their tenth album, titled Twenty, and we’ve got an exclusive stream of their commentary on the double-album’s 13 new songs and nine classics.

Lead-off single “More Than You’ll Ever Know” gave fans a taste of what to expect, so why wait any longer? You can stream Twenty and its accompanying exclusive Commentary Version now.

While you listen, read our Five Questions with Boyz II Men members Wanya Morris and Shawn Stockman.

Five Questions with Boyz II Men

  1. Who do you think is an important musician that most people have never heard of before?
    Wanya Morris: It's not that they haven’t heard of him, it’s just that people need to be more tuned into him in this age: Stevie Wonder, one of the most innovative artists of all time. Songs in the Key of Life!
  2. Shawn Stockman: I think an important artist that the mainstream public has never heard of is Commissioned, a gospel group that has inspired any R&B artist my age!
  3. If you had access to any record in the world, what would you listen to right now?
    WM: Prince’s Purple Rain, Love Symbol and Diamonds and Pearls album... Oh, and Michael Jackson’s Thriller.
  4. SS: De La Soul’s 3 Feet High and Rising and the remix to “Plug Tunin'” which has fallen off the face of the friggin' earth! Can't find it anywhere!
  5. Which album or artist do you most associate with your childhood?
    WM: Michael Jackson, he's been an influence as long as I can remember.
  6. SS: Michael Jackson’s Off the Wall. It was instrumental in exposing me to harmony and incredible singing.
  7. We hope people are ______________ when they listen to our music.
    WM: Falling in love all over again.
  8. SS: Doing whatever it is they want to do with whoever they wanna do it with.
  9. We were thinking about ______________ when we wrote music for the new album.
    WM: Love.
  10. SS: How much we've matured and how we wanted that to show.