Boyz II Men is a Grammy Award winning American group from Philadelphia. Initiated during 1988 as a quintet which originally included Marc Nelson, Boyz II Men found fame as a quartet, with members Nathan Morris, Michael McCary, Shawn Stockman and Wanya Morris on Motown Records during the early 1990s. Nelson left the group before their first recording to pursue a solo career. The group specialized in New jack swing-style music.
Based on sales, Boyz II Men is the most successful R&B male vocal group of all time. At the 1995 Grammy Awards, the group received four Grammy Awards for their work, including two for their 1994 second album, in 1995.
Boyz II Men was named Billboard's most successful group and 4th overall artist of the 1990s by Billboard Magazine.