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Babyface

Babyface
Real name
Kenneth Brian Edmonds
Born
April 10, 1958
Country
United States
IPI
00043938075
00136864551
00194055170
00194055268
00216371979
Comments
R&B singer, songwriter, producer and label executive
Family
Kevon Edmonds Brother
Jason Edmonds Nephew

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Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
October 29, 1996 (2 artists)
August 23, 1993 (2 artists)
August 23, 1993 Sweet Greetings
1989 The Whispers
August 23, 1993 (7 artists)
1989 (4 artists)

Covers by Babyface

Title Performer Release date Originally by
November 25, 1997 Toni Braxton
November 25, 1997 Wynonna
September 18, 2007 Bread
September 16, 2014 Barbra Streisand
November 25, 1997 Whitney Houston
June 16, 1998 Bruce Springsteen
September 18, 2007 James Taylor
November 25, 1997 Michael Jackson
November 19, 2013 Judy Garland with Georgie Stoll and His Orchestra
1999 Judy Garland with Georgie Stoll and His Orchestra
1996 Bread
2005 Brenda Russell
1998 Bing Crosby
November 25, 1997 Boyz II Men
November 11, 2008 John Michael Montgomery
September 2000 The Temptations
September 18, 2007 Bob Dylan
1998 The Trapp Family Singers
September 18, 2007 Dan Fogelberg
September 18, 2007 B.W. Stevenson
1998 Gene Autry and The Pinafores with Orchestral Accompaniment
September 18, 2007 James Taylor
1998 Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber, Haydn Quartet
1998 Boston Pops Orchestra, The Andrews Sisters
July 5, 2011 Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra
October 26, 2018 The King Cole Trio with String Choir
1998 The King Cole Trio with String Choir
October 1996 Shalamar
September 18, 2007 Jim Croce
1998 Bing Crosby & Martha Mears
1998 Richard Himber & His Orchestra
September 18, 2007 Eric Clapton
August 23, 1993 Billy Preston
October 7, 1986 The Stylistics

Songs written by Babyface

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Adore Babyface, Benny Blanco, Ammar Malik, Jeremih, Cashmere Cat, LidoLido, Daryl Simmons Cashmere Cat feat. Ariana Grande February 24, 2015 Covered by (2 artists)
Another Sad Love Song Babyface, Daryl Simmons Toni Braxton 1993 Covered by (7 artists)
A Song for Mama Babyface Boyz II Men September 23, 1997 Covered by (5 artists)
Baby I Babyface, j.Que, Antonio Dixon Ariana Grande July 22, 2013 Covered by (2 artists)
Best Thing I Never Had Babyface, Beyoncé, j.Que, Antonio Dixon, Symbolyc One, Shea Taylor, Caleb McCampbell Beyoncé June 24, 2011 Covered by (12 artists)
Betcha Never Babyface Vanessa Williams 1994 Covered by Kirk Whalum
Breathe Again Babyface Toni Braxton 1993 Covered by (10 artists)
Can We Talk Babyface, Daryl Simmons Tevin Campbell 1993 Covered by (6 artists)
Count on Me Babyface, Whitney Houston, Michael Houston Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans November 14, 1995 Covered by (2 artists)
End of the Road Babyface, L.A. Reid, Daryl Simmons Boyz II Men 1992 Covered by (21 artists)
Every Little Step Babyface, L.A. Reid Bobby Brown 1988 Covered by (6 artists)
Everytime I Close My Eyes Babyface Babyface October 29, 1996 Covered by (2 artists)
Exhale (Shoop Shoop) Babyface Whitney Houston November 7, 1995 Covered by (6 artists)
Fall for You Babyface Shanice March 1999 Covered by Sarah Geronimo
Feels So Much Better Babyface Johnny Gill April 17, 1990 Covered by Wilton Felder
For the Cool in You Babyface, Daryl Simmons Babyface August 23, 1993 Covered by (2 artists)
Girlfriend Babyface, L.A. Reid Pebbles October 26, 1987 Covered by (2 artists)
Girl in the Life Magazine Babyface Boyz II Men September 23, 1997 Covered by Boyz II Men
Honeymoon Avenue Babyface, Antonio Dixon, First Born, Travesty, Khris Riddick-Tynes, Leon G. Thomas III, Tommy Brown, Maurice Wade, Aganee, Victoria McCants Ariana Grande September 3, 2013 Covered by (5 artists)
How Could an Angel Break My Heart Babyface, Toni Braxton Toni Braxton June 18, 1996 Covered by (2 artists)
Humpin' Around Babyface, L.A. Reid, Bobby Brown, Daryl Simmons, Tony Reyes Bobby Brown 1992 Covered by Michael Davis [session]
I'll Make Love to You Babyface Boyz II Men 1994 Covered by (16 artists)
I Miss You So Much Babyface, Daryl Simmons TLC 1999 Covered by Kyla [PH]
I'm Your Baby Tonight Babyface, L.A. Reid Whitney Houston November 1990 Covered by (13 artists)
In the Mood Babyface, Daryl Simmons The Whispers April 9, 1987 Covered by Gerald Albright
Last Night Babyface, Keith Woodard Az Yet April 1996 Covered by (2 artists)
Love Saw It Babyface, L.A. Reid, Daryl Simmons Karyn White 1988 Covered by (2 artists)
Miracle Babyface, L.A. Reid Whitney Houston November 1990 Covered by Bad Girls Band
Most Girls Babyface, Damon Thomas P!NK April 4, 2000 Covered by The Lounge-O-Leers
My, My, My Babyface, Daryl Simmons Johnny Gill April 17, 1990 Covered by Gerald Albright
Never Gonna Let You Go Babyface, Damon Thomas Faith Evans October 27, 1998 Covered by Sarah Geronimo
Never Keeping Secrets Babyface Babyface August 23, 1993 Covered by Sweet Greetings
Not Gon' Cry Babyface Mary J. Blige November 14, 1995 Covered by (3 artists)
Queen of the Night Babyface, L.A. Reid, Whitney Houston, Daryl Simmons Whitney Houston November 17, 1992 Covered by (5 artists)
Rock Steady Babyface, L.A. Reid, Boaz Watson Whispers April 1987 Covered by Main Gazane
Seven Whole Days Babyface, L.A. Reid Toni Braxton 1993 Covered by (2 artists)
Soon as I Get Home Babyface Babyface 1989 Covered by The Whispers
Superwoman Babyface, L.A. Reid, Daryl Simmons Karyn White 1988 Covered by (3 artists)
Take a Bow Madonna, Babyface Madonna October 1994 Covered by (15 artists)
Tattooed Heart Babyface, Antonio Dixon, Ariana Grande, Sean Foreman, Khris Riddick-Tynes, Matt Squire, Leon G. Thomas III Ariana Grande September 3, 2013 Covered by (4 artists)
The Power of the Dream David Foster [CA], Babyface, Linda Thompson [US] Céline Dion July 30, 1996 Covered by (3 artists)
The Way You Love Me Babyface, L.A. Reid, Daryl Simmons Karyn White 1988 Covered by 林憶蓮 (Sandy Lam)
Too Good to Say Goodbye Babyface, Bruno Mars, Philip Lawrence, Brody Brown, Jeff Bhasker Bruno Mars November 18, 2016
Try Babyface, Antonio Dixon, Colbie Caillat, Jason Reeves Colbie Caillat June 9, 2014 Covered by (6 artists)
Try It on My Own Carole Bayer Sager, Babyface, Jason Edmonds, Aleese Simmons, Nathan Walton Whitney Houston 2002 Covered by The Serenadas
Two Occasions Babyface, Darnell Bristol, Sid Johnson The Deele 1987
Water Runs Dry Babyface Boyz II Men 1994 Covered by (12 artists)
We're Not Making Love No More Babyface Covered by (2 artists)
Wey U Babyface Chanté Moore November 14, 1995 Covered by Kirk Whalum
When Can I See You Babyface Babyface August 23, 1993 Covered by (7 artists)
When You Believe Babyface, Stephen Schwartz Mariah Carey & Whitney Houston November 2, 1998 Covered by (22 artists)
Whip Appeal Babyface, Pebbles Babyface 1989 Covered by (4 artists)
Why Babyface 3T with Michael Jackson 1995 Covered by Maxdown
Willing to Forgive Babyface, Daryl Simmons Aretha Franklin May 1994 Covered by Pam Hall
You Mean the World to Me Babyface, L.A. Reid, Daryl Simmons Toni Braxton 1993 Covered by (2 artists)
You're Makin Me High Babyface, Toni Braxton, Bryce Wilson Toni Braxton June 18, 1996 Covered by (3 artists)
You Thought Wrong Kelly Clarkson, Babyface, Tamyra Gray, Harvey Mason, Jr., Damon Thomas Kelly Clarkson April 15, 2003 Covered by TakeNote

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
Christmas with Babyface Babyface 1998 Epic
For the Cool in You Babyface August 23, 1993 Epic
Lovers Babyface October 7, 1986 Solar
MTV Unplugged NYC 1997 Babyface November 25, 1997 Epic
Playlist Kenny 'Babyface' Edmonds September 18, 2007 Mercury
Tender Lover Babyface 1989 Solar
The Day Babyface October 29, 1996 Epic

Singles

Title Performer Release date Label
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Toni Braxton & Babyface November 19, 2013 Def Jam Recordings
This Is for the Lover in You Babyface featuring LL Cool J and Shalamar October 1996 Epic

Performances also appear on

Title Performer Release date Label
And So This Is Christmas various artists 1999 Sony Music
A Tribute to Billie Holiday various artists July 5, 2011 StormVox Records
Duets - Original Soundtrack various artists September 2000 Hollywood Records [US1]
For Our Children Too! - Celebrating the Life of Elizabeth Glazer various artists 1996 Kid Rhino
Hav Plenty various artists June 16, 1998 Epic
Hit Man - David Foster & Friends David Foster November 11, 2008 143 Records
Partners Barbra Streisand September 16, 2014 Columbia
So Amazing - An All-Star Tribute to Luther Vandross various artists 2005 j records [US]
Supernatural Des'ree June 26, 1998 Sony Soho Square
This Christmas Day Jessie J October 26, 2018 Republic Records

Tributes

Title Performer Release date Label
Song Book Volume One - The Songs of Babyface The Whispers 1997 Interscope Records