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Ruff Endz, the hip-hop soul duo of David “Davinch” Chance and Dante “Chi” Jordan, formed in Baltimore in the mid-’90s. Named after their trouble finding a record deal, the group came up in West Baltimore, originally part of a quartet. David and Dante soon found chemistry between their voices, and struck out on their own by 1994. In 1999, they signed to Epic Records, an arm of Sony Musicand soon released their first song Called “ Please don’t forget about me” featured on Martin Lawrence’s “Blue Streak”. Then in 2000, they released their first album called “Love Crimes”. Their first single, “No More”, reached #1 on the R&B/Hip Hop charts and peaked at #5 on the Billboard Hot 100. In 2002, the duo released their second album, Someone To Love You, which peaked in the top 10 on the R&B charts and top 50 on Billboard. The album’s first single, “Someone To Love You”, went on to spend 11 weeks at #1 on the AC charts with their second single, “Cash, Money, Cars, Clothes” rounding out the top 50 on Billboard. They have shared the stage with music industry icons such as Mary J. Blige, R. Kelly, and Christina Aguilera while also featured on CNN, MTV, BET, Top of the Pops (UK), and Much Music (Canada) just to name a few. Their music has been showcased on several feature films over the years including Martin Lawrence’s ”Blue Streak”, Eddie Murphy’s “I Spy”, and Ice Cube’s Barber Shop” just name a few. Their success has grown and crossed US borders to headline their own tours throughout Europe and Japan building a major international fan base. In 2005 Ruff Endz disbands in the pursuit of solo careers but reunites in 2016 to join forces once again with their 3rd Album called “ Soul Brothers” released in 2017 . Their 20th Anniversary Album is due out in the summer 2020. Ruff Endz is back ! Get the new Soul Brothers Album from Ruff Endz available everywhere online!