TV One’s award-winning docu-series Unsung, the network’s longest-running original series is back on the air and in full swing. This season's episodes have included the premiere episode with Montel Jordan, Hi Five, The Emotions and Martha Walsh. The show airs on Wednesdays at 8PM/ET.
The music biography series sheds much-do light on some of the most influential, talented, well-known R&B, soul, gospel and or hip hop artists, bands, or groups who exploded onto the Billboard music charts with a string of hits, only to have their career derailed in later years.
The next episode of the 10 episode series will be on the band Troop. The R&B group hails from Pasadena, California. The group has had five number one singles and ten top ten singles on the Billboard R&B Charts.They have also completed five albums, which include three certified gold and one certified platinum albums.
The group consisted of members Steve Russell, Allen McNeil, John Harreld, Rodney Benford and Reggie Warren.
Their hits songs included "Mamacita", "Spread My Wings, "All I Do Is Think of You", "Sweet November", "I'm Not Souped", "That's My Attitude" to name a few.
The group is currently working on new music and touring. They recently did a surprise apperance on the 2014 BET Awards performing in a flashback segment along with Silk and Color Me Badd.
They will perform in the Los Angeles are in concert with Silk and 112 on August 30th at The Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center.
Upcoming Episodes of Unsung include:
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27, 8PM/ET – Troop
·WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 8PM/ET – Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
·WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 8PM/ET – Wilson Pickett
·WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 8PM/ET – The Chi-Lites
·WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 8PM/ET – Peaches & Herb
·WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 8PM/ET – Rick James
For more information on the show: http://tvone.tv/shows/unsung.html