Vanilla Ice with Rob Base and Tone Loc!
The iconic Robert Van Winkle aka Vanilla Ice exploded on the Rap/Pop music scene in 1990/91 selling 10 million albums in 4 months and hitting number one on the Billboard charts with the number one single "Ice Ice Baby and number one album positions. His worldwide album sales are over 25 million and individual songs total over 160 million and are still selling.
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Best-known for his 1988 platinum hip-hop classic "It Takes Two," Rob Base (with DJ E-Z Rock) gained Single of the Year honors both in Spin and The Village Voice. Both the single and album eventually went platinum, Rob Base (with DJ E-Z Rock) released a second single, "Get on the Dance Floor," which continued Base's dance appeal.
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Tone Loc soared from obscurity into pop stardom in 1989 when his hoarse voice and unmistakable delivery made the song "Wild Thing" (using a sample from Van Halen's "Jamie's Cryin'") a massive hit, winning Grammy's and countless other awards.
Tone's popularity also grew with such notable film roles in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Heat, The Adventures of Ford Fairlane, Poetic Justice, Posse, Surf Ninja's, Freedom Strike, 1998, Titan A.E. 2000, Code Hunter, They Crawl, Fakin' Da Funk, Spy Hard, Blank Check, Car 54 - Where Are You? and many others.
Ronnie, Bobby, Ricky & Mike now known as “RBRM”, have joined forces to combine their extensive catalogue of high energy mega-hits and dynamic stage presence to embark on a World Tour in the fall of 2018.
Chart topping smash hit records like “My Prerogative”, “Every Little Step”, “Rock Wit’cha”, “Roni”, [Brown] “Poison”, “Do Me”, “Thought It Was Me” and “Smile Again” [BBD] are timeless tracks that have stood the test of more than Twenty-Five Years and continues to audibly paint the soundtrack of Millions of lives around the globe.
Ronnie DeVoe – “Wow, who would’ve thought that a lyric on a song [Cool It Now] over 35 years ago would be the foreshadowing of our present-day situation.”
Bobby Brown – “I grew up loving what I do and I’m glad I can still do it with my friends.”
Ricky Bell – “Man, I really didn’t see this coming, but God always has a plan… and the story continues.”
Michael Bivins – “We’re like Rock Stars… anything at any moment.”
As Producers of the mega-successful “New Edition Story“ a three night mini- series which premiered on the BET/Viacom Networks to a record breaking 29 Million viewers and was Social Media’s #1 trending topic for all three nights, the saga continues this September with the highly anticipated “The Bobby Brown Story” which will also premiere on the BET/Viacom Network.
Brooke Payne – “NE is like a great majestic tree standing tall in the forest above all others with its branches spreading far and wide. RBRM is just another branch on that tree that will keep growing with seemingly no end in sight.” Digital Downloading and Social Media has revolutionized the music business and RBRM is yet another industry evolution for the masses.
With more than 35 years of entertainment experience, Ronnie, Bobby, Ricky & Mike are four childhood friends from Boston, Massachusetts with multiple accolades, and countless sold out concerts, and but for the love of their millions of die-hard fans around the world RBRM is eager and excited to hit the road to introduce a brand-new version of themselves while giving back to their fans a taste of the unconditional love they’ve given them for years.