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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Michael Jackson – Remember The Time
Joe – Thank God I Found You feat. Mariah Carey & Nas (Remix)
Mary J. Blige – What’s The 411?
Bobby Brown feat. Whitney Houston – Something In Common
Michael Jackson – Dangerous (Album)
One Up For Love
Keith Sweat – Make It Last Forever (Album)
Kelly Price – Mirror, Mirror
Usher – My Way
Kirk Franklin – Hello Fear (Album)
Profyle – Liar
Foxy Brown – Ill Na Na
N’Sync – Bye, Bye, Bye (Remix)
Mario – Right And A Wrong Way
Robin Thicke feat. Snoop Dogg – “It’s In The Morning”
Nas – Bye Baby
The Preacher’s Wife Soundtrack (Remixes)
Jay Z – The City Is Mine
SWV – It’s About Time (Album)
Mary J. Blige – My Life
Mase – Get Ready