Brutha was an American R&B music group composed of five brothers, namely Anthony Harrell, Cheyenne Harrell, Grady Harrell III, Jacob Harrell and Jared Overton. The group was formed in 2002 and Brian Mcknight first introduced them on the 2003 Soul Train Holiday Special. The brothers were subsequently signed to Def Jam Records, and their self-titled debut album Brutha, was released in December 2008. Their reality show, Brothers to Brutha, documented their rise to fame. In 2011, the three eldest brothers, Grady, Anthony and Jared, left the group to pursue solo careers, leaving the remaining brothers Jacob and Cheyenne to form the duo Jake & Papa.