Birth Place: New York City, New York, United States
Years Active: 1990–1999, 2005-present
Genres: R&B, Hip Hop Soul
SWV (an acronym for Sisters With Voices) was formed in New York in 1990 by three friends: Cheryl Gamble, Tamara Johnson and Leanne Lyons (the group's founder). They were signed to a record deal with RCA Records in 1992 after producer Teddy Riley, a former member of Guy, heard the demo. With Riley's help, the group's 1992 debut album, “It's About Time,” went triple platinum and produced several Top Ten hits. SWV's first single, "Right Here", was released in the fall of 1992, reaching #16 on the R&B charts. Their second single, "I'm So Into You," peaked at #2 on R&B and reached #6 on the Billboard Hot 100. The third single, "Weak," reached #1 on both the R&B and Hot 100 cha...
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