White's self-titled debut album KARYN WHITE was released in 1988. It was produced by L.A. Reid & Babyface and achieved platinum status.
KARYN WHITE contained the hit singles "The Way You Love Me", "Secret Rendezvous" (#6 in the U.S., her biggest hit at the time), "Superwoman" the song she is known and loved for which sold 2 million copies and "Love Saw It" a duet with Babyface.
White was nominated in the Best R&B/Urban Contemporary New Artist category for the 1989 Soul Train Music Awards. She was also nominated for two Grammy Awards. She became the first female artist to have their first three solo releases hit #1 on the R&B charts. Her follow-up album was RITUAL OF LOVE in 1991. It had songs produced by Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis and featured the hit single "Romantic", which hit number one on the U.S. Billboard Top 100.
Other singles from the album include "The Way I Feel About You" (U.S. #12) Karen toured with R&B vocalist O’Brien in 1984. She was a lead vocal on instrumentalist Jeff Lorber's "Facts of Life" which led to her Warner Bros. signing. After leaving the public eye of the music industry she married and started a family. She runs a successful award winning interior design and real estate business.
Karyn White has returned to the music she loves and is currently working on a CD project. She is scheduled to return to the stage to perform her greatest hits and songs from her new CD. Karyn White has always been a winner and leader when it comes to her music, her work and her passion. She is ready to take the stage by storm in the sultry, classic style and beauty she is known for.