In another is Pëllumb himself, who was shot dead in 2006, although not before he had avenged his brothers' deaths with two more murders.And in a third is his grieving wife, who committed suicide a year later.With regard to expectations, this TV biopic of New Edition exceeded those and so much more.
Written by Keys, Jack Splash, Matthew Kahane, and Harold Lilly, it was released as the album's third single in March 2008.
Shkurte shakes her head.'It all happened so long ago that not even my aunt here really knows what caused it,' she says.
A wizened, grey face in the corner, clad in a traditional all-black shawl and scarf, nods in assent.
The production was great and the musical choices were awesome because it had the REAL music unlike some of these other TV biopics (*cough-cough LIFETIME).
Also this was one of the most authentic biopics to date because BET was able to get the real characters that were involved. After failing to pick up sufficient airplay in the UK, the physical single was canceled there and the song charted at number one hundred and ninety-nine.