Birth Name: Montell Du'Sean Barnett
Birth Place: South Central, California, United States
Years Active: 1994–present
Genres: R&B, New Jack Swing, Hip Hop
Montell Jordan was born December 3, 1968 and is an American R&B singer/songwriter, record producer, and worship leader. Jordan grew up surrounded by music and knew that he had a gift for singing as a child. He first caught the public's attention with his 1995 #1 hit single, “This Is How We Do It.” The success of his debut single catapulted Jordan into the limelight, brought him a record deal with Def Soul Records, and made him a household name almost overnight. Jordan followed up with “Somethin' 4 Da Honeyz,” which peaked at #21 on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles chart. Jordan went on to produce a number of successful singles in the late 1990s, which include “Let's Ride” with M...