1990 to 1994
Waco, Texas, United States
Hi-Five was an American R&B quintet based in Waco, Texas, which had a #1 hit on Billboard's Hot 100 in the early 1990s with "I Like the Way (The Kissing Game)". The band was formed in 1990, and consisted of the late Tony Thompson, Roderick "Pooh" Clark, Marcus Sanders, Russell Neal, and Toriano Easley. Easley was later replaced by Treston Irby. Rise to fame: Hi-Five was originally signed to Jive Records in late 1989 and released their first album, Hi-Five, in 1990.