Color Me Badd is a R&B music group that was formed in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in 1985. The lead singer is Bryan Abrams, and the group’s other members are Kevin Thornton, Mark Calderon and Sam Watters. They had a string of hits, and their songs are still played on the radio today. In this article, we will rank the 10 best Color Me Badd songs of all time. These are some of the greatest hits from this iconic group.
10. All 4 Love
All 4 Love was released in the year 1991 as a lead single in the album C.M.B. This song is about about a man proclaiming the love he has for his girl. He is willing to do anything for her, and he just wants her to know how much he cares. The song peaked at number four on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. It has also been used as a soundtrack in movies and TV shows like How I Met Your Mother.
9. I Adore Mi Amor
I Adore Mi Amor was released in 1991 as the third single from their debut album C.M.B. This song reached number 17 on the Billboard charts and remains one of their most popular songs. The lyrics are about a man who is madly in love with a woman and will do anything for her. According to Last FM, the band’s harmonious voices blend well together making the song romantic and sensual. It was written by group members Sam Watters and Bryan Abrams. It has been used as a soundtrack in the movie “Don’t Tell Mom the Babysitter’s Dead” and in an episode of “Beverly Hills, 9021”.
8. Thinkin’ Back
Thinkin’ Back is a song about a man looking back on the good times he had with his lover and how he regrets losing her. It is about remembering the happy moments and wanting to relive them. This song is in the C.M.B. album and was released in the year 1991. It ranked at number eight on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song has also featured as a soundtrack in several films, movies, and TV shows most notably in the film Beverly Hills Cop II and The Big Lebowski.
Choose is a song about what love can make you do. Bryan Abrams goes hard on the vocals, singing about how love can make you do things you never thought you would do. This song was written by Sam Watters and is from the album Time and Chance. It was released in the year 1993 and reached number 16 on the Billboard Hot 100. The song has been used as a soundtrack in the movie Boys and Girls and the TV show Felicity.
Wildflower is a song about overcoming hard times and blossoming into something beautiful. According to Discotech, it is about being strong in the face of adversity and never giving up on yourself. Bryan Abrams sings lead on this track, and his powerful vocal performance is one of the highlights of the song. It was written by Mark Domingo and Sam Watters, and it was produced by Mike Clink. Wildflower was released in 1993 in the album Time and Chance. It has been used as a soundtrack in several movies and TV shows like The Bodyguard and Dawson’s Creek.
5. The Earth, the Sun, the Rain
The Earth, the Sun, the Rain is a song about loving someone so much that you’d do anything for them. You’d move heaven and earth just to make them happy. It was released in 1996 as a lead single in the album Now & Forever. This song was written by Sam Watters whose creativity goes above and beyond. The song has been used as a soundtrack in the movie Bratz and was even covered by Barry Manilow.
4. The Last To Know
This song was released in 1996 and is among the best tracks in the album Now & Forever. The band sings about the loss of love asking the question where does love go when it is not being used. It is a beautiful ballad that will touch your heart. The song was picked at number four on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. It has been featured in several TV shows and movies like the popular show Friends.
3. Got 2 Have U
Got 2 Have U is a song that is all about the physical attraction and desire between two people. It was written by group member Bryan Abrams and producer Keith Thomas. The song peaked at number eight on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the United States. It is the lead single in the album Music of Beverly Hills, 90210. and has been used as a soundtrack in the films A Night at the Roxbury and The Hangover.
2. Where Lovers Go
Where Lovers Go is a song about finding a lover that will stick by your side through thick and thin. This song was written by Sam Watters and was released in 1991. According to Music Apple, the song gained popularity after being used as a soundtrack in the movie, “Boyz n the Hood.” It reached number two on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and was certified gold by the RIAA. It has been covered by many artists including Celine Dion and Usher.
1. I Wanna Sex You Up
This song was released in the year 1991 as a lead single in the album New Jack City Soundtrack. It is considered by many as the best song done by the Color Me Badd music group. The song is about romance and seduction. The members of the group were able to deliver the message of the song very well through their sensual and smooth voices. The song ranked number two on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. It has featured as a soundtrack in several movies and TV shows like American Reunion, New Jack City, The Inbetweeners, and Glee.