Category Archives: Steve Hurley

Something Got Me Started (US Promo)

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01 Something Got Me Started (Hurley’s Remix Edit)
02 Something Got Me Started (Hurley’s House Remix)
03 Something Got Me Started (E-Smoove’s Late Night Mix)
04 Something Got Me Started (LP Version)

Take My Advice (US Promo)

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01 Take My Advice (LP Version)
02 Take My Advice (Hurley’s Extended Mix)
03 Take My Advice (Silky 70’s Mix)
04 Take My Advice (Silky 70’s Edit)

INFO > “Take My Advice” is the 1992 follow-up single to Kym Sim’s hit debut “Too Blind To See It.” Steve ‘Silk’ Hurley produced and remixed the track, which peaked at 13 on the UK Singles Chart.

Got To Have Your Love

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01 Got To Have Your Love (Club With Bonus Beats)
02 Got To Have Your Love (Hard To Get Rap)
03 Got To Have Your Love (Luv Dub)
04 Got To Have Your Love (Hurley’s Remix)
05 Got To Have Your Love (Hurley’s Rap Mix)
06 Got To Have Your Love (House Mix)

INFO > Jamaican DJ Kurtis el Khaleel and Haitian MC Touré Embden met in New York and formed Mantronix in 1984; their electro hip hop style was very successful and subsequently highly influential. “Got To Have Your Love” preceded the release of the fourth Mantronix album, 1990’s “This Should Move Ya.” Consolidated here are the standard CD release and the German CD single featuring remixes by Steve ‘Silk’ Hurley.

Too Blind To See It (US Promo)

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01 Too Blind To See It (Hurley’s ‘No Rap’ House Mix)
02 Too Blind To See It (Hurley’s House Mix)
03 Too Blind To See It (Hurley’s Dub Mix)
04 Too Blind To See It (Maurice’s Superdub Mix)

INFO > American vocalist Kym Sims (Kimberly Russell) received her first break from Derrick Carter, who enlisted her to sing “Love Me Right”, a 1988 single released by Carter under the alias Conception. Sims would later experience huge success with her debut single, “Too Blind To See It”, produced by Steve ‘Silk’ Hurley. The song just broke the Billboard Top 40 in the US, but was a much bigger hit across the Atlantic, where it spent 12 weeks on the UK Singles Chart, ultimately peaking at 5. Maurice Joshua’s ‘Superdub Mix’ is digitally exclusive to the US promo CD.

Unity 2 – Buckwheat The Rebel

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Unity 2
“Buckwheat The Rebel”
1990 Reprise Records (US)
9 40023-2

01. Buckwheat The Rebel (Power Edit)
02. Buckwheat The Rebel (House Edit)
03. Brooklyn Story (Bump Godz Remix)
04. Buckwheat The Rebel (Hurley’s House Mix)
05. Buckwheat The Rebel (Power Mix)

INFO > Steve ‘Silk’ Hurley remixed this single by New York ragga hip hoppers Unity 2.

BUCKWHEAT THE REBEL