“If I Ever Fall In Love” is a popular R&B song by the American vocal group Shai. It was released on September 1, 1992 as the lead single from their debut album of the same name in 1992. Shai, consisting of members Carl Martin, Marc Gay, Darnell Van Rensalier, and Garfield A. Bright, gained recognition for their smooth harmonies and romantic ballads. The song became a massive success for Shai, reaching number two on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and becoming a crossover hit. It also topped the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. “If I Ever Fall In Love” received widespread acclaim for its harmonies and became a staple on R&B radio stations.
“If I Ever Fall In Love” is a heartfelt and soulful track that showcases the group’s vocal talents and intricate harmonies. The song combines elements of R&B, doo-wop, and new jack swing, creating a timeless sound that resonated with audiences. It features rich vocal arrangements, lush harmonies, and a captivating melody. The lyrics of “If I Ever Fall In Love” express the vulnerability and desire for love. The song explores the emotions and uncertainties of falling in love, expressing a longing for a deep and lasting connection. The heartfelt and sincere delivery of the vocals adds to the song’s emotional impact.
Shai’s debut album, “If I Ever Fall In Love,” achieved platinum status and further solidified the group’s place in the R&B landscape. While Shai continued to release music and found success with subsequent singles, “If I Ever Fall In Love” remains their signature song, defining their career and serving as a beloved classic of ’90s R&B.