In 1987, they released their self-titled debut album which peaked at #141 on the Billboard 200 and #28 on Billboard’s R&B Albums chart. The first single from the album “Want You For My Girlfriend” peaked at #79 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #8 on Billboard’s Hot Black Singles chart, staying on the chart for 15 weeks. The second single “Come Over” peaked at #10 on Billboard’s Hot Black Singles chart, staying on the chart for 14 weeks.
These days, Damen Heyward continues to be active in the music business as a songwriter, producer and vocal coach. He has worked with artists such as Nicki Minaj & Joe. He is also a member of the Force MD’s.
It’s unknown what the other members of the group are up to these days.
To see a fan-made video for “Want You For My Girlfriend,” go to:
To see the music video for “Come Over,” go to:
To see a fan-made video for “Don’t Put the Blame on Me,” go to:
As a bonus, check out the video of 4 By Four appearing on “Soul Train,”
[updated on 03-09-14]