South Philly Names Street After R&B Icons Boyz II Men

by Mara Peoples

June 28, 2017

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On Saturday, June 24th Philadelphia natives and R&B legends, Boyz II Men were honored by their hometown as a section of Broad Street was renamed in their honor.

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Between Christian and Carpenter streets will now be known as Boyz II Men Boulevard. Nathan Morris, Michael McCary, Shawn Stockman and Wanya Morris were all in attendance this Saturday as South Philly publicly announced the new name of the street.

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On Boyz II Men Boulevard you will find Philadelphia High School of the Creative Preforming Arts where all members of the R&B group attended high school.


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