Diddy's boy band B5 takes on Kanye West & 50 Cent

A lot has changed since Bad Boy Entertainment’s youngest act, B5, released their self-titled debut two years ago. SOHH recently had the chance to catch up with the brother act to discuss their evolution, their newest “Making the Band” label mates, and their new CD.

Don’t Talk, Just Listen, the sophomore album from Atlanta teens Dustin (19), Kelly (18), Patrick (16), Carnell (15) and Bryan (13) lands in stores today (September 11), alongside new CD’s from heavy hitters Kanye West and 50 Cent. Despite the fierce competition, B5 is confident their project won’t escape notice.

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We Invented the Remix Vol. 2 is coming in December!

We Invented the Remix Vol. 2 is an album by Diddy with the Bad Boy Family, to be released December 18, 2007. Puffy confirmed this himself on 106 & Park Thursday July 19, 2007. The album is to feature work from artists Diddy, LeToya, Yung Joc, The Game, Cassie, Boyz N Da Hood, Cheri Dennis, Brandy, Lil Jon, Danity Kane, B5, Jordan McCoy, Justin Timberlake, 8Ball & MJG, Nelly Furtado, Elephant Man, Gorilla Zoe, and new-comer Aasim.

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Do the Hydrolics! - dance contest

B5 is having a dance contest and they want you to do your best version of the Hydrolics dance! So grab a camera, play the single and record yourself doing the Hydrolics! After your done, upload it onto B5’s YouTube Group and then click here to fill out the entry form! Every week the guys will feature a video on their MySpace page and pick one winner at the end!

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B5 - What were working on

B5 talks about what they are working on right now at their MySpace Page:

Hey whats up everyone this is B5, and we just wanted to let everyone know what were working on right now.

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Diddy shows off new stuff from Yung Joc - and himself, of course - at NYC event

The Bad Boy CEO previewed a slew of new music and ventures from his label that he plans to release in the next few weeks and months. Diddy’s new stuff ranged from his next Press Play single – the Mario Winans-assisted “Through the Pain” – to the first single from Yung Joc’s forthcoming sophomore set to a sneak-peek clip of the upcoming season of MTV’s “Making the Band 4”.

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B5 shooting new music video "Hydrolic"

B5’s video for their new single “Hydrolic” will be shot on May 1st, 2007! If the video cannot be shot in one day, shooting will continue on May 8th, 2007. It will be shot in ATL, GA.

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Financial Education Challenge with B5

How much do celebrities care about money matters? A lot, actually! Even with big bucks rolling in, dollar sense is important to keep from spending more than you make. This month Bad Boy recording group B5, whose debut album hit #19 on the Billboard 200 album chart in 2005, has joined Do Something and Citigroup to launch the Financial Education Challenge.

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Mario Winans update

Mario Winans’ is currently putting the finishing touches on P. Diddy’s new album expected to release in the Fall 2006. Mario Winans’ album is delayed as he is currently producing albums for artists Ce Ce Winans, Black Rob, 8-ball & MJG, and B5. Mario Winans’ is also producing the Making the Band TV show and album. Keep checking back for updates!


The next exciting entertainers to explode onto the urban music scene are already on their way! Dustin, Kelly, Patrick, Carnell and Lil' Bryan combine the flair and style of the legendary Jackson 5 and recent pop sensation N'Sync along with endless energy and the excitement of street dancing, hip-hop and break dancing to produce a power punched show! With Kelly's skills as a rapper, Patrick's love for singing and dancing, Carnell's acrobatic ability and love of performing, Lil' Bryan's intense attitude and lively personality along with the talent and direction of big brother Dustin, B5's future shines brightly ahead of them.

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Mark Curry news

Diddy was in radio talking about the upcoming release from Curry. Mark Curry is in the studio as we speak and his selftitled album will hit the stores in summer of 2006.. You can hear Mark Curry with B5 in their bonus track titled “Friends”.

B5 debuts in Top 20 on Billboard 200

B5 made an impressive debut at #19 this week on the Billboard Top 200 and also enter at #11 on the Billboard R&B Top 200 Album’s Chart with their highly anticipated self-titled CD.

B5 album in stores now!

The B5 self-titled album is in stores now! Go buy the album today and support B5 & Bad Boy.

Vote Boyz N Da Hood

Remember to vote every day for Boyz N Da Hood in the 106 & Park show in BET. Vote here. Remember also to vote B5 in MTV Advance Warning.

B5 posting in the forums!

Boys from the B5 (carnell & Patrick) was here yesterday and talking to their fans! You can read more about it here and check also other topics about B5 here.

Remember to vote Bad Boy artists!

Remember to vote new Bad Boy videos from 8Ball & MJG (Forever) and B5 (All I Do) in 106 & Park and MTV – Advance Warning to make them number one!

B5 premiers their video "All I Do"

Check the video out. For more info on B5 and pics from the video shoot check our board!

B5 featured in Ciara's video "I, 2 Step"

The Atlanta-native brothers named themselves B5 following in the footsteps of the Jackson 5. They are now featured in Ciara’s latest video “I, 2 Step”. B5’s self-titled album hits stores in March!

Some news on B5

Bad Boy Records will issue B5’s upcoming album on January 25 of 2005. The project by B5 is untitled as of yet. They will be issued as CD and LP.