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Pretty Ricky is an American R&B/hip hop group originated from Miami, Florida.
Group members were brothers Ala Diamond "Baby Blue" Smith (born March 24, 1984) and Corey "Slick'em" Mathis (born June 14, 1985), and Joseph "Pleasure P" Lewis (born December 27, 1984), and Marcus "Spectacular" Cooper (born July 17, 1985).
The group originally consisted of Pleasure P., Baby Blue and Slick'em.
Spectacular joined the group in 2010, replacing Pleasure P.
In 2007, Pretty Ricky released the mixtape, Grind With Me and Chill which featured the single "On the Hotline".
The group also released their third album, Late Night Special on January 23, 2007.
The album featured the hit songs, "On the Hotline", "Push It Baby" and "Love Like Honey".
The album debuted at number 4 on the U.S. Billboard 200 and sold 73,000 copies in its first week of release.
The album was certified gold by the RIAA.
In 2009, the group released their fourth album, Pretty Ricky which featured the singles, "Tipsy in Dis Club" and "Sugar Daddy".
The album debuted at number 42 on the U.S. Billboard 200 and sold 14,000 copies in its first week of release.
Pretty Ricky released their fifth album, Bluestars 2 with new member, Spectacular on June 14, 2011.
The album features the singles "Puddles", "Monica Lewinsky" and "Taboo".
The album peaked at number 61 on the U.S. Billboard 200 and sold 9,000 copies in its first week of release.
In September 2014, the group released the mixtape, Hotline.
In November 2014, the group released their sixth album, The Return of Mr. Flippa which featured the single "Tipsy in Dis Club" (Remix).
The album peaked at number 4 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and number 23 on the U.S. Billboard 200.
The album sold 21,000 copies in its first week of release.
In May 2015, Pleasure P released his debut mixtape, Boyfriend #2.
In September 2015, Slick'em started a GoFundMe account for the group's album, Bluestars 3.
As of September 2015, $3,000 had been raised out of their $10,000 goal.