SoulTracks Looks Back: The Force MDs built up "Love is a House"

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    The Force M.D.s (M.D. being an initialism for "Musical Diversity") is a group that was formed in 1981 in Staten Island, New York. Pioneering in their approach, the MDs were among the first R&B vocal groups to intermix doo wop with hip-hop beats. Click Here for the full biography

    And when folks talk about the great soul and hip-hop groups of the 80s and 90s, the Force MDs aren't always given their due. But their style and their music were really a breath of fresh air and their classic music still sounds great today. So this week we're taking a look back 25 years to one of the group's greatest songs, "Love Is A House," which was a hit at the time, but to this day still doesn't get the shine it deserves. It is this week's SoulTracks Look Back. Enjoy! 

    The Force M.D.s (M.D. being an initialism for "Musical Diversity") is a group that was formed in 1981 in Staten Island, New York. Pioneering in their approach, the MDs were among the first R&B vocal groups to intermix doo wop with hip-hop beats. Click Here for the full biography

    And when folks talk about the great soul and hip-hop groups of the 80s and 90s, the Force MDs aren't always given their due. But their style and their music were really a breath of fresh air and their classic music still sounds great today. So this week we're taking a look back 25 years to one of the group's greatest songs, "Love Is A House," which was a hit at the time, but to this day still doesn't get the shine it deserves. It is this week's SoulTracks Look Back. Enjoy! 

     
    Choice Cut - Brother Reggie - "Love Song"
    Choice Cut - KEA - "Turn It Around"