Happy Soul Legend Birthday Keisha Epps
⅓ Member Of R&B Trio TOTAL.
New Jersey R&B trio Total made their first appearance singing the hook on The Notorious B.I.G.'s debut single, "Juicy". Garnering attention for the new group, they were also featured on the original version and "Hip Hop Remix" of his next single "One More Chance". "Can't You See" is a 1995 song by American R&B girl group Total, released as their debut single. The track was released from the New Jersey Drive soundtrack and also later appeared on their debut album, Total. After making their recording debut on his tracks "Juicy", "One More Chance" and "One More Chance" (Hip Hop Remix)", The Notorious B.I.G. returned the favor with an intro rap verse to the song. The track was written and arranged by Terri & Monica's Terri Robinson, produced entirely by Sean "Puffy" Combs with instrumentation provided by associates Rashad Smith, Herb Middleton and Chucky Thompson and contains a sample from James Brown's "The Payback". The track was a success both on the mainstream US Billboard Hot 100 chart, reaching number thirteen and the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, where it made number three. The song also peaked at number forty-three on the UK Singles Chart, where it charted for two weeks.
The album self title " Total" reached its peak at #23
on the US Billboard 200, went platinum and spawned the hit singles "Can't You See" (US #13
), "No One Else" (US #22
), "Kissin' You" (US #12
) & "Do You Think About Us/When Boy Meets Girl" (US #6
copies follow-up album, Kima, Keisha, and Pam,debuted to strong reviews, sales, and was certified gold by the RIAA. The first single, another Missy Elliott collaboration, "Trippin'", reached the top ten of the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.
Their next release, "Sitting Home", which made Top 10 of the Billboard R&B Singles in heavy rotation on video networks like BET.
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