As an artist, 2018 ESSENCE Festival performer Teddy Riley has a list of chart-topping R&B classics that stretches around the block, but behind the scenes, he's done even more.
As the creator of the New Jack Swing sound, Teddy's list of production and songwriting credits rivals that of nearly every producer in the industry. His resume includes work with everyone from Michael Jackson, to Whitney Houston, to Jay Z, to Mary J. Blige and Kirk Franklin, to N'Sync, PartyNextDoor, and more.
Scroll through for a look at 21 songs the music mastermind has written or produced for other artists, and then be sure to grab your tickets to see Teddy Riley bring open the 2018 ESSENCE Festival mainstage on Sunday, July 8 with an all-star lineup of performers as part of his New Jack Swing curation.
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