This week we add En Vogue to our Thisandthatblog Time Capsule, En Vogue is an American R/B pop vocal group whose original members consisted of Terry Ellis, Dawn Robinson , Cindy Herren and Maxine Jones. The Group was formed in 1989, they reached number two on the us hot 100 with single hold on which was taken from their debut album “Born Singer”.The group’s 1992 follow-up album Funky Divas reached the top 10 in both the US and UK, and included their second US number two hit “My Lovin’ (You’re Never Gonna Get It)”, plus the US top 10 hits “Giving Him Something He Can Feel” and “Free Your Mind”.n 1996, “Don’t Let Go (Love)” became the group’s third single to reach number two in the US, and became their sixth number one on the US R&B chart. Robinson left the group in 1997 shortly before the release of their third album EV3, which also reached the US and UK top 10.
Jones left the group in 2001 and was replaced by Amanda Cole; however, in 2003, Cole left and was replaced by Rhona Bennett during the recording of their album Soul Flower. In 2009, the original members once again reunited for their “En Vogue: 20th Anniversary”.
En Vogue has sold more than 20 million records worldwide to date. The group has won seven MTV Video Music Awards, three Soul Train Awards, two American Music Awards, and received seven Grammy nominations. In March 2015, Billboard magazine named the group the ninth most-successful girl group of all-time.