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Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds is a multiple Grammy Award-winning R&B music artist. He is an iconic figure of live performance, songwriting and production whose work on his own music and others' has resulted in more than 100 million career sales.

If you were to closely examine the annals of modern pop music history, few creative forces have been more seminal or impacted the contemporary pop/urban genres as much as Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds. In a relatively short time, he has reached icon status as a
Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds in "The Voice"
Kenny Babyface Edmonds The Voice
poignant tunesmith, prolific hit maker/producer, superstar recording artist, and revolutionary label owner. He is a statistical juggernaut, who keeps adding milestone after milestone to a legacy that seems to have no threshold or peak in sight.

A 10-time Grammy winner with 11 solo albums of his own, Edmonds' impeccably crafted explorations of love, romance and relationships have made an indelible imprint on the evolution of contemporary pop music throughout the world: over 125 Top-10 R&B and Pop hits, 42 #1's R&B hits, and 51 Top-10 Pop hits (including 16 #1's), which have produced single and album sales in excess of over 500 million units worldwide.

Just a few of the vocalists from which his music can be heard: Whitey Houston, Boyz II Men, Mariah Carey, Madonna, Eric Clapton, Mary J. Blige, Michael Jackson, TLC, Toni Braxton, Celine Dion, John Mellencamp, Brandy, Aretha Franklin, Fall Out Boy, Pink, Charlie Wilson, and Chrisette Michele. Most recently, he co-wrote and produced Beyoncé's single, "Best Thing I Never Had" and several songs for Boyz II Men's recent CD release and Anthony Hamilton's new CD "Back to Love" including the single "Woo."

He is the recipient of numerous awards, including Soul Train Music Awards, BMI Awards, NAACP Image Awards, and American Music Awards. Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds was the recipient of the third BET Walk of Fame Award (previous honorees were Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston), and was named BET's "Entertainer of the Year" at the First Annual BET Awards Ceremony. He will receive a star on Hollywood's legendary Walk of Fame in February 2011.

Edmonds' charitable work is as impressive as his professional accomplishments. His caring and generosity have garnered him several awards, including the Essence Award for Excellence, The City of Hope Award, and Variety Magazine's "Top of the Town" Honoree Award. He was National Spokesman for Boarder Babies, and personally helped raise over $500,000 for a transitional home, The Little Blue House, located in Washington D.C. Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds has also personally donated over $100,000 to the VH-1 Save the Music program. He continues to contribute to a host of other worthwhile organizations, including the United Negro College Fund (UNCF).

In 2008, Kenny Edmonds combined his musical prowess with his charitable efforts, co-writing and producing the song "Just Stand Up" with longtime partner Antonio "L.A." Reid, which served as the backbone of a multi-network breast cancer awareness special. The song featured such current heavyweights as Beyonce, Rihanna, Mariah Carey, Mary J. Blige, Leona Lewis, Carrie Underwood, Miley Cyrus and Sheryl Crow. Most recently, Edmonds and Reid were honored by the Noble Awards for their contribution to Stand Up To Cancer.

Kenny is currently in the studio working on new material for his next solo album.

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Age: 58 years old
Birthday: April 10, 1958
Height: 5' 9"
Full Name / Real Name: Kenneth Brian Edmonds
Birthplace: Indianapolis, IN
Wife: Tracey E. Edmonds (9/5/1992 - 6/22/2007, divorced, 2 children)

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