- Dec. 8, 2012 - NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif. --
Los Angeles, CA – (AP) - Jon Jon of Troop is working on a Luther Cover, "Never to Much", he is now working with Producers Michael Jay and Omar Avni of the Studio City Entertainment Group.
Just a few weeks ago, Jon Jon Harreld joined forces with Studio City Entertainment Group to create a smash cover hit, Michael Jay says “Never Too Much” will be a for sure Grammy hit for 2013. Jon Jon will be completing the rest of his EP by the beginning of 2013! Brace yourselves for the comeback of 2013.
Troop began in the late 1980s after they won a televised (Puttin' on the Hits
talent contest that later drew interest from record labels
label). Troop, consisting of childhood friends Steve Russell, Allen McNeil, John Harreld, Rodney Benford, and Reggie Warren, signed to Atlantic Records
) and released their debut single Mamacita
from their self titled album in 1988. Mamacita
reached Number 2 on the Billboard
)'s R&B Charts
After the release of their debut album, Troop released Attitude
, which included songs such as Spread My Wings
My_Wings) and All I Do is Think of You
You) (a Jackson 5
5) cover), which were both Number 1 on the Billboard R&B charts and remained in the top 10 on the charts for several weeks. Attitude
was certified platinum (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Platinum_album) (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Troop_(band)#cite_note-3)
in 1990, afterward, Troop released their third album Deepa
in 1992 from which the single Sweet November
made Number 1 on the Billboard's R&B charts. The group followed up with two more albums A Lil' Sumpin' Sumpin'
(1994) and Mayday
(1998), both of which were re-released in 2005.