Marc Dorsey is an American R&B singer. He received a nomination for  Grammy Award for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration at 46th Annual Grammy Awards for the song " Luv U Better" with LL Cool J.
In 1994, Dorsey released his first
single, a cover version of The Stylistics' "People Make the World Go Round", for Spike Lee's film . The track appeared as the film's opening song and also was featured in its Crooklyn soundtrack album. Dorsey contributed on the soundtracks to David C. Johnson's 1994 film and Spike Lee's follow-up Drop Squad (1995).
He wrote several jingles for commercials, including spots for Coca-Cola, Oreos and the United States Army.
On August 10, 1999, Marc Dorsey released his debut studio album
Crave through Jive Records. The album was produced by Timmy Allen, Larry Campbell and Manuel Seal, and spawned three charted singles: "If You Really Want to Know", "Crave" and "All I Do".
In 2002, he was the featured vocalist on the
LL Cool J's single " Luv U Better". The song reached #4 on the chart, and was nominated for the Billboard Hot 100 Grammy Award for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration in 2004, losing to Beyoncé & Jay-Z's " Crazy in Love".
Marc Dorsey cited
Stevie Wonder as his influence.
Discography [ edit ]
Awards and nominations [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
Phares, Heather. "Marc Dorsey | Biography & History". AllMusic . Retrieved . April 21, 2019
"Marc Dorsey". GRAMMY.com. February 15, 2019 . Retrieved . April 21, 2019
Roberts, David (2006). (19th ed.). British Hit Singles & Albums London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 166. ISBN . 1-904994-10-5
King, Aliya S. (July 10, 1999). "Marc Dorsey 'Craves' Romance". . Billboard Nielsen Business Media, Inc.: 19. ISSN 0006-2510 – via Google Books.
"Marc Dorsey Chart History". . Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Billboard . Retrieved . April 21, 2019
"Marc Dorsey Chart History". . Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Billboard . Retrieved . April 21, 2019
"Marc Dorsey Chart History". . R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay Billboard . Retrieved . April 21, 2019
"Marc Dorsey Chart History". . Adult R&B Songs Billboard . Retrieved . April 21, 2019
"MARC DORSEY | full Official Chart History | Official Charts Company". . UK Singles Chart Official Charts Company . Retrieved . April 21, 2019
External links [ edit ]
Marc Dorsey discography at Discogs