Two years later, Eric Benét broke onto the music scene with his solo career and signed with Warner Bros.
Records, releasing his debut solo album, True to Myself in 1996.
The single reached number two on the Urban Adult Contemporary chart.
His fourth album Love & Life was released on September 9, 2008.
Individual songs from the album were successful, including the top-ten R&B hits "Spiritual Thang", "Femininity" and "Let's Stay Together", which originally appeared on the soundtrack of the film A Thin Line Between Love and Hate.
In between albums, Eric collaborated with his then-labelmates Somethin' for the People on their 1997 album This Time It's Personal singing leads on the single "Act Like You Want It".
The singer and his wife, Manuela Testolini, welcomed their second child on Sunday, July 13, his rep confirms exclusively to Us Weekly. PHOTOS: Shirtless dads The little tot has an adorable dimple on her right cheek and was given the middle name "Luna" because she was born on the night of a supermoon, the rep tells Us.