“They deserve to have the honor on the Avenue of the Arts,” Johnson told the crowd. When they got their record deal, it was like we all made it.” Their classic songs include “End of the Road,” “I’ll Make Love to You,” “On Bended Knee, and “A Song for Mama.” With 64 million albums sold, Boyz II Men are one of the best-selling R&B groups of all time.
During Saturday’s event, which lasted about two hours, the trio patiently signed autographs in the hot sun, posed for photographs with fans, many wearing Boyz II Men concert shirts.
They no longer live in the city where their careers began, but R&B singers Boyz II Men returned to Philadelphia on Saturday to put up a marker to celebrate where their careers began more than 20 years ago.
The trio — Nathan Morris, Wanya Morris, and Shawn Stockman — helped unveil a street sign to officially rename Broad Street, from Christian to Carpenter Streets, “Boyz II Men Boulevard.” The section is near the Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts, where the members of Boyz II Men were once aspiring young musicians with big dreams.
“If we can do it, ya’ll sure as hell can do it,” said Stockman.
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