Babyface and L.A. Reid (1989)
Individually, Babyface and L.A. Reid are pretty powerful in the music industry. The majority of that notoriety and praise comes from the work they put in when they launched LaFace Records together. From turning TLC into the biggest selling female group of the decade to defining Toni Braxton as one of the most recognizable voices of her generation, Babyface and L.A. Reid truly changed the face of R&B music for the entire span of the 1990s. Their influential legacy in music history is pretty much set in stone.