Silk came out on the scene in 1992 and is comprised of members Timothy Cameron, Jimmy Gates Jr., Jonathen Rasboro, Gary Jenkins and Gary Glenn. The popular singer, Keith Sweat had been the one to discover the group.

Silk's debut cd, Lose Control, was a large success, driven by the hit single 'Freak Me' which helped the album reach double platinum status. The single 'Freak Me' reached number 1 on the Hot 100 chart.

In 1995, the group released the album Silk and followed it up in 1999 with the album Tonight. Tonight had several moderate hits on it as 'Meeting in My Bedroom' reached number 15 on the R&B charts, 'If you (Loving Me) reached number 4 on the R&B and 13 on the Hot 100 charts.

Love Session, Silk's fourth album, was released in 2001. Following the release of the album, the group was dropped by Elektra Records.

In 2002, Jenkins debuted in the play 'Madea's Family Reunion.' A year later, Silk released their last album to date, Silktime.