Arthur Baker Presents Dance Masters: Classic Dance
Arthur Baker Presents Dance Masters: Classic Dance
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Arthur Baker Presents Dance Masters: Classic Dance - Arthur Baker Presents Dance Masters: Classic Dance - LP


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Limited six vinyl LP pressing. This latest instalment of Arthur Baker Presents Dance Masters finds the production/songwriting/remixing maestro taking the spotlight for a long overdue snapshot of his own classic 12" mixes during a crucial evolution of dance music, club and pop culture. Arthur Baker helped codify the remixer as artist. His genre fluid approach to projects has resulted in a joyous myriad of classics that spans many decades. This 80 's focused Dance Masters collection offers a welcome glimpse at Baker's illustrious career and many long out of print 12" versions and previously unavailable mixes. This 43 track, four CD edition includes a wide array of selections from the likes of Robbie Nevil's "C'est La Vie", Fleetwood Mac's "Big Love," Neneh Cherry's "Buffalo Stance", Jeffrey Osborne's "Soweto", Freeez's "I O U", Rockers Revenge's "Walking On Sunshine" and of course the juggernaut "Planet Rock" with Afrika Bambaataa & Soulsonic Force. Complete with in depth liner notes by Bill Coleman, track by track notes written by Arthur Baker himself, previously unseen session photos from Arthur's personal archives and a signed insert. All tracks remastered by Nick Robbins at Sound Mastering.


  • Disc 1, Track: 1 - Daryl Hall & John Oates - Out of Touch (Club Version)
  • Disc 1, Track: 2 - Robbie Nevil - C'est la Vie (Extended Remix)
  • Disc 1, Track: 3 - Living in a Box - Living in a Box (Dance Mix)
  • Disc 1, Track: 4 - Fleetwood Mac - Big Love (Extended Remix)
  • Disc 1, Track: 5 - Artists United Against Apartheid - Sun City (Last Remix)
  • Disc 1, Track: 6 - The Cars - Hello Again (Remix Version)
  • Disc 2, Track: 1 - Fine Young Cannibals - Ever Fallen in Love? (Club Senseless)
  • Disc 2, Track: 2 - The Colourfield - Running Away (Arthur Baker Remix)
  • Disc 2, Track: 3 - Deborah Harry - Sweet and Low (Swing Low Mix)
  • Disc 2, Track: 4 - Daryl Hall - Dreamtime (Extended Remix Version)
  • Disc 2, Track: 5 - Carly Simon - My New Boyfriend (Remix)
  • Disc 2, Track: 6 - Bob Dylan - When the Night Comes Falling from the Sky (Full Length Version)
  • Disc 3, Track: 1 - Neneh Cherry - Buffalo Stance (1/2 Way 2 House Mix)
  • Disc 3, Track: 2 - Wally Jump Jr. & the Criminal Element - Turn Me Loose (Arthur Baker)
  • Disc 3, Track: 3 - Arthur Baker & the Backbeat Disciples Featuring Al Green - the Message Is Love (Cupid Mix)
  • Disc 3, Track: 4 - Roberta Flack - Uh Uh Ooh Ooh Look Out (Here It Comes) (Arthur Baker's Dance Mix)
  • Disc 3, Track: 5 - Will Downing - a Love Supreme (Jazz in the House Remix)
  • Disc 3, Track: 6 - Al Jarreau - I Must Have Been a Fool (Extended Version)
  • Disc 4, Track: 1 - Jeffrey Osborne - Soweto (Remixed Version)
  • Disc 4, Track: 2 - Jermaine Stewart - Jody (Dance Mix)
  • Disc 4, Track: 3 - Atlantic Starr - One Lover at a Time (Extended Version)
  • Disc 4, Track: 4 - Junie Morrison - Tease Me (Long Version)
  • Disc 4, Track: 5 - Jennifer Holliday - No Frills Love (Extended Dance Version)
  • Disc 4, Track: 6 - Cindy Mizelle - This Could Be the Night (12" Vocal/Extended Version)
  • Disc 5, Track: 1 - Touchdown - Ease Your Mind
  • Disc 5, Track: 2 - Second Image - Star (U.S. Remix)
  • Disc 5, Track: 3 - Central Line - Surprise, Surprise (U.S. Remix)
  • Disc 5, Track: 4 - Afrika Bambaataa & the Jazzy 5 with the Kryptic Krew - Jazzy Sensation (12" Bronx Version)
  • Disc 5, Track: 5 - Glory - Can You Guess What Groove This Is (Single Version)
  • Disc 5, Track: 6 - Ritz - I Wanna Get with You
  • Disc 6, Track: 1 - Afrika Bambaataa & Soulsonic Force - Planet Rock (12" Vocal)
  • Disc 6, Track: 2 - Tina B - Honey to a Bee (Vocal/Extended Version)
  • Disc 6, Track: 3 - Arthur Baker - Breaker's Revenge (12" Extended Vocal Version)
  • Disc 6, Track: 4 - Rockers Revenge Featuring Donnie Calvin - Walking on Sunshine (12" Version)
  • Disc 6, Track: 5 - Freeez I.O.U. (Mega Mix)