NAME: Eric Williams
STAGE NAME: "E"
BIRTHPLACE: Englewood, NJ
CURRENT RESIDENCE: Janurary 6
BROTHERS & SISTERS: Otis, Joe, Allen, Eli, Shelia, Melanie
VACATION SPOTS: California, New Orleans, Florida
FAVE RECORDING ARTISTS: Babyface, Mint Condition, Boyz II Men
FAVE TV SHOWS: Good Times, Little Rascals, Honeymooners
PERSONALITY: Easy going, laid back and mellow
WHAT MADE YOU ENTER SHOWBIZ?: I always wanted to sing, but never thought I would make it until some friends of mine did. I knew than that I could make it, too.
MOST PRIZED POSSESION: His daughter
CAR: Mercedes Benz
FAVE BRAND OF CLOTHING: Levi, Guess, Polo
FAVE DJ: Kid Capri
FAVE MOVIE: Uptown Saturday Night
HEIGHT & WEIGHT: 5'8 1/2'' 180 lbs
FAVE SONGS/LP'S:'No Diggity', Another Level
Before joining Blackstreet, Eric Williams has been a member of the R&B group Riff, producing some songs on their 93 album "To Whom It May Concern". After they broke up he joined Blackstreet. 3 other ex-Riff members are now in Men Of Vizion the R&B group that's on Michael Jackson's label MJJ Music. Teddy produced a couple of their songs on the first MOV album and mixed one on the second.
Eric also sung background vocals on many other artists songs while beeing in Blackstreet and before joining the group. Here is a list of some of the records he sung on:
Regina Belle - Stay With Me 1989
LL Cool J - Mama Said Knock You Out 1990 (all album background vocals with 2 other guys as The FLex)
Heavy D & the Boyz - Peaceful Journey 1991
Bruce Saunders - Touch You There 1992 (Eric sung backing vocals, produced, arranged and mixed. Mark Middleton also sung background vocals on this album)
Queen Pen - All My Love (My Melody)1997
2Pac - 'Do For Love' (Are You Still Down [Remember Me?])1998
He also co-produced/wrote/sung background vocals on 'BabyMamaDrama' by Ex-Blackstreet member Dave Hollister.