Ralph Tresvant

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Ralph Tresvant
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Background information
Birth name Ralph Edward Tresvant Jr.
Also known as Rizz
Born (1968-05-16) May 16, 1968 (age 46)
Origin Roxbury, Massachusetts, United States
Genres R&B, new jack swing
Occupation(s) Singer, actor, producer
Instruments Vocals
Years active 1983–present
Labels Xzault Media Group
MCA Records
Geffen Records
Interscope Records
Associated acts New Edition, Heads of State
Website Official website

Ralph Tresvant (born Ralph Edward Tresvant Jr., May 16, 1968) is an American tenor singer, best known as one of the lead singers in R&B and pop group New Edition.

Biography[edit]

Heads of State[edit]

In 2008, he began touring with Bobby Brown and Johnny Gill in a new group named Heads of State.

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales threshold)
US
[1]
US R&B
[1]
CAN
[2]
NZ
[3]
UK
[4]
1990 Ralph Tresvant 17 1 42 22 37
1993 It's Goin' Down
  • Release date: January 19, 1994
  • Label: MCA Records
131 24
2006 Rizz-Wa-Faire
  • Release date: March 7, 2006
  • Label: Xzault Records
88
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales threshold)
Album
US
[6]
US R&B
[6]
US Dance
[6]
CAN
[7]
CAN Dance
[8]
NZ
[9]
UK
[4]
1990 "Sensitivity" 4 1 19 21 8 6 18 Ralph Tresvant
1991 "Stone Cold Gentleman" 34 3 28 25 78
"Do What I Gotta Do" 2 26
"Rated R" 69
"Yo Baby Yo" House Party 2 (soundtrack)
1992 "Money Can't Buy You Love" 54 2 Mo' Money (soundtrack)
1994 "Who's the Mack" 35 It's Goin' Down
1994 "When I Need Somebody" 45
2006 "My Homegirl" Rizz-Wa-Faire
2009 "It Must Be You" Non-album song
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Guest singles[edit]

Year Single Artist US US AC IRE NOR SWE Album
1991 "Voices That Care" Various 11 6 single only
1992 "The Best Things in Life Are Free" Luther Vandross featuring Janet Jackson, BBD and Ralph Tresvant 10 Mo' Money
2015 "Old Thing Back" (Matoma Remix) Matoma and The Notorious B.I.G. featuring Ja Rule and Ralph Tresvant 74 3 61 Non-album single

Music videos[edit]

Year Video Director
1991 "Voices That Care"(Various) David S. Jackson

Filmography[edit]

References[edit]

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