Henry Street Grooves Classic Deep Funky and Jazzy House from New York
Various - Henry Street Grooves - Classic Deep, Funky and Jazzy House from New York
(2xCD/12"/Digital) Barely Breaking Even BBE175, 2011-03-21

Henry Street Music was established in 1993/94 in New York by Johnny "D" DeMairo. The label immediately went on to enjoy immense success with 2 club records that achieved huge pop crossover audiences - The Bomb by Kenny Dope aka Bucketheads and later with The Funk Phenomena by Armand Van Helden. The label's roster is a who's who of house music, featuring several releases from the likes of Dj Sneak, Terry Hunter, Little Louie Vega, Todd Terry, Ralphi Rosario, Todd Terry, 95 North, Paul Simpson, Ashley Beedle and many more. At the same time label boss Johnny D was an A&R at Atlantic records where he commissioned and was responsible for big hits such as Missing by Everything by the Girl, Professional Widow by Tori Amos and hundreds of other releases for Atlantic and Rhino. Henry Street has earned several gold discs across the world for sales across its repertoire. Five of the tracks from this compilation are previously unreleased. Tracks such as D2-D2 by Dj Duke are collectors classics and will be re-released and re-mastered on vinyl for the first time in over 10 years...

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