20 Apr Old School Jam Of The Moment: Mr. Telephone Man By New Edition
The Old School Jam Of The Moment is “Mr. Telephone Man” by New Edition.
“Mr. Telephone Man” included lead vocals from Ralph Tresvant, Ricky Bell and Bobby Brown with a rap by Michael Bivins and was written by Ray Parker, Jr. and was released on November 28th, 1984.
The song reached number 12 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was New Edition’s 3rd number one song on the Billboard Black (sic) Charts.-DocFB
Diagnosis: Parker used the exact melody from a previous song of his entitled “A Woman Needs Love”…