What Happened Playa?

What happened to the group Playa?

The success of the single and glowing album reviews all but guaranteed a long and successful career for the trio.

Sadly, Playa quickly vanished from the limelight.

The planned follow-up album, Never Too Later, was shelved in 2003 and let me tell you, that’s a travesty..

Who was in the group Playa?

Static MajorSmoke E. DiggleraPlaya/MembersPlaya was an American R&B/hip hop group, formed in 1990. The original lineup consisted of Jawaan “Smoke E. Digglera” Peacock, Benjamin “Digital Black” Bush and Stephen “Static Major” Garrett. Playa is best known for their 1998 hit song, “Cheers 2 U”, produced by longtime collaborator Timbaland.

What killed Static Major?

February 25, 2008Static Major/Date of death

Does Dru Hill have new members?

The Second Coming will feature two new members from the group Playa, Smoke and Black, who started performing with them after Jazz left the group. The album will be released under Dru Hill, LLC and EMPIRE Distribution.

How old is static major?

33 years (1974–2008)Static Major/Age at death

What songs did static major write?

Vinyl Archeology: Static Major Wrote Songs for Beautiful DreamersLil Wayne f. … Truth Hurts ft Rakim “Addictive” 12-inch (Aftermath 2002) … Nicole Wray “Eyes Better Not Wander” 12-inch (Elektra 1998) … Destiny’s Child “Say My Name (Timbaland Remix)” This is the Remix (Columbia 1999) … Static Major f. … Playa “Cheers 2 U” Cheers 2 U (Def Jam1998)More items…•Aug 25, 2011

Did static major die?

February 25, 2008Static Major/Date of death

What happened Static Major?

Static Major died on February 25th 2008 on a hospital operating table due to complications relating to a medical procedure. He’d been admitted after being diagnosed with a rare neuromuscular disease.

What happened Pretty Ricky?

After the success of Late Night Special, things got very dark within the group in the following years. Label and financial issues with Bluestars Entertainment, the company Pretty Ricky signed to in a deal with Atlantic Records, caused Pleasure P to exit the group and focus on his solo career.

Who wrote Ginuwine Pony?

GinuwineStatic MajorTimbalandPony/Composers

Who wrote rock the boat Aaliyah?

Static MajorRapture StewartEric SeatsRock the Boat/Composers

Where is VORY from?

Houston, Texas, United StatesVory/Place of birth