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Michael Bivins  

Singer, Rapper, Actor & Producer; Founding Member of New Edition and Bell Biv DeVoe

Michael Bivins is one of the founding members of New Edition. When the group broke up, he formed Bell Biv DeVoe with Ricky Bell and Ronnie DeVoe. The group is credited with being one of the pioneers of the new jack swing sound. Their debut album, Poison, peaked at number five on the Billboard 200 chart in 1990.

Bivins also discovers, manages, and produces for other acts, most notably Another Bad Creation, MC Brains, Boyz II Men, and 702, all of whom were signed to his Motown distributed label Biv 10 Records. He serves as the music entrepreneur and A&R man of both of his own acts. Bivins has acted in small roles in films including "Girls Trip" and "Crossover," and has been a writer for movies and TV shows such as "Beverly Hills 90210" and "40 Days and 40 Nights."

Bivins loves working off-stage too. He likes to get involved in the managerial job of the bands such as wardrobes, stage shows, and appearances. Recently, he became the CEO and Founder of Sporty Rich Enterprises, which is a lifestyle brand for Music, Entertainment, and Fashion.

News


Joe Biden Pre-Inauguration Concert Hosted by Keegan-Michael Key ...

Carole King, Will.I.AM, James Taylor, Fall Out Boy, Michael Bivins, Ben Harper and AJR will all perform at the virtual event, according to a copy of the event ...

Afternoon Edition: Jan. 15, 2021 - Chicago Sun-Times

I.AM, James Taylor, Michael Bivins, Ben Harper and AJR. Second City alum Keegan-Michael Key and “Will & Grace” star Debra Messing will host, and actors  ...

2020 AMAs: Bell Biv DeVoe Bring 'Poison' to the Live Event: Watch ...

Ronnie DeVoe, Michael Bivins, and Ricky Bell of Bell Biv DeVoe perform onstage for the 2020 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on November 22, ...

Why New Edition's breakout success meant so much to kids like me ...

Tresvant was eventually brought into a music group with Michael Bivins, Ricky Bell, and Bobby Brown, Orchard Park neighborhood kids my older siblings and ...

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