Duke Dumont is a master composer of house techno, and an underground hero in the British club scene. A monthly update on our latest interviews, stories and added songs, Director Nick Morris ("The Final Countdown"), Narada Michael Walden - "Freeway of Love", 90210 to Buffy to Glee: How Songs Transformed TV. The Grammy-nominated DJ emerged in the 2000s, bolstered by hits "Need U (100%)," "Ocean Drive," and "I Got U," which all topped the U.S. dance charts and others across the globe. But what song does he feel had the greatest impact on his career? Dyment continued to be in demand as a remix producer -- in 2012 alone, he handled tracks by Bonobo, Santigold, and AlunaGeorge, among others -- but he also produced a hit of his own in March 2013 with the Grammy-nominated "Need U (100%)." ~ Andy Kellman. His debut studio effort, Duality, arrived in April 2020.Born Adam George Dyment in Harrow England, he surfaced in 2006 with a buzzing, whip-cracking remix of Mekon's "Yes Yes Y'All." The "Electric Avenue" in the Eddy Grant song is a real street. Editors’ Notes To listen to Duke Dumont is to be transported back into the sweaty delirium of ’90s house music, in the days when it rubbed up against soul and disco like bodies on a dance floor. Terms of Use; Privacy Policy; About Our Ads; Advertising © 2019 Billboard. should any nuclear missile be fired. “I Got U” is a single from Duke Dumont's EP, released in 2014. An artfully playful house producer's maximum impact. For Club Play Only Part 4 Listen / Buy Ocean Drive Listen / Buy The Giver (Reprise) Listen / Buy In March 2007, Duke Dumont released his first EP, “Regality EP” under the Turbo Recordings record label, followed shortly after … Is your network connection unstable or browser outdated? Duke Dumont. The song, featuring Jax Jones, samples the song, "My Love Is Your Love". I Got U (2014) Need U (100%) (2013) Ocean Drive (2015) Won't Look Back (2014) More Songfacts: No More DramaMary J. Blige. The London-based producer and DJ, inspired by "fidget house" figure Switch (M.I.A., Major Lazer), continued to increase his exposure through remixes for the likes of Late of the Pier ("Bathroom Gurgle"), Bat for Lashes ("Daniel"), and Lily Allen ("The Fear") prior to releasing his first DJ mix album, Fabriclive 51, in 2010. About Billboard. Duke Dumont began the way many electronic musicians do: by remixing pop songs and putting his own spin on the chart-topping hits of the day. Adam Dyment, aka Duke Dumont, surfaced in 2006 with a buzzing, whip-cracking remix of Mekon's "Yes Yes Y'All." Even before Soundgarden wrote a song about him, Artis was the most famous spoon player of all time. Need help? It got its name because it was the first street in London with electric lights. Duke Dumont's break came in 2013 with the release of “Need U (100%)” featuring vocals by singer-songwriter A*M*E, which hit the top spot in the UK, Belgium and the Netherlands. Blasé Boys Club, Pt. Duke Dumont began the way many electronic musicians do: by remixing pop songs and putting his own spin on the chart-topping hits of the day. 6], Ocean Drive (Purple Disco Machine Remix) - Single, Nightcrawler (Illyus & Barrientos Remix) - Single. 1” and “Vol. Do you know which band came up with these cosmic lyrics? That April, he released his official full-length debut, Duality, which merged some of his biggest hits with previously unreleased tracks. It is included on Duke Dumont's EP EP1, which was released in North America. In 2010, Duke Dumont mixed the “FabricLive.51” compilation album exclusively for play in London's uber-cool nightclub, Fabric. All Rights Reserved. Whoa man! Shaun Ross) [For Club Play Only, Pt. One year on, in March 2014, Dyment hit the U.K. number one spot once again, this time with the Whitney Houston-sampling track "I Got U." Please download one of our supported browsers. Nick made some of the biggest videos on MTV, including "The Final Countdown," "Heaven" and "Don't Know What You Got (Till It's Gone).". 2,” which, despite the title, got play on BBC Radio 1, a jumping-off point for many of Britain's up-and-coming music artists. English electronic dance musician Duke Dumont spins hypnotic house fit for clubs and festival stages alike. In March 2007, Duke Dumont released his first EP, “Regality EP” under the Turbo Recordings record label, followed shortly after by “Dominion Dubs EP,” released by Dubsided. Jerry Cantrell used a talkbox to create the warbling vocal effect on the Alice in Chains song "Man In The Box.". Try it free. Duke Dumont Song list. Duke Dumont - Therapy (Franky Wah Extended Mix), Duke Dumont, Zak Abel - The Power (Vintage Culture & Volkoder Extended Mix), Duke Dumont, How To Dress Well - Together (Luttrell Extended Mix), Duke Dumont - Love Song (Will Clarke Extended Mix), Duke Dumont, Niia - The Fear (Kyle Kinch Extended Mix), Duke Dumont - Therapy (Will Easton Extended Mix), Duke Dumont, RY X - Let Me Go (Jonas Rathsman Extended Mix), Duke Dumont, Roland Clark - Obey (Catz 'n Dogz Extended Mix), Duke Dumont, RY X - Let Me Go (Cerrone Remix), Duke Dumont - Ocean Drive (Purple Disco Machine Extended Mix). You need to enable JavaScript to use SoundCloud. Shows like Dawson's Creek, Grey's Anatomy and Buffy the Vampire Slayer changed the way songs were heard on TV, and produced some hits in the process. Duke Dumont is a British DJ and music producer, known worldwide for his single “Need U (100%)” which topped the UK Singles Chart in April of 2013. In 2018, Dyment returned with the track "Inhale," featuring Ebenezer. Copyright © 2020 Apple Inc. All rights reserved. His tracks regularly hit the top spots on the British music charts. Adam George Dyment, a.k.a. It was co-written by Naomi Miller and features uncredited vocals from Yolanda Quartey. "Ocean Drive" is a song by British DJ and record producer Duke Dumont, and features uncredited vocals by Boy Matthews. Billboard is a subsidiary of Valence Media, LLC. ... More by Duke Dumont. The Grammy-nominated DJ emerged in the 2000s, bolstered by hits "Need U (100%)," "Ocean Drive," and "I Got U," which all topped the U.S. dance charts and others across the globe. "Crazy Train" by Ozzy Osbourne is about the Cold War concept of Mutually Assured Destruction (M.A.D.) The Mary J. Blige song "No More Drama" samples the theme to the appropriately dramatic soap opera The Young And The Restless. Singer Kelli-Leigh sings on the Duke Dumont single, although Dumont was inspired by the original recording of the song by Whitney Houston, saying: "It's one of my favourite Whitney songs His seventh chart-topper, the '90s-house-indebted "Therapy," kicked off 2020. Co-produced by Futtize and featuring vocals from A*M*E, the track, reminiscent of early-'90s crossover house, topped the U.K. pop chart. The following year, he returned to the top of the U.S. dance chart with his sixth number one, "The Power" with Zak Abel. Join Napster and access full-length songs on your phone, computer or home audio device. The song was released on 31 August 2014 on iTunes. Duke Dumont released two more EPs in 2012, “For Club Play Only Vol. Pete Townshend wrote the lyrics for "My Generation" during a train ride from London to Southampton on his 20th birthday. So why has he always been broke? Your current browser isn't compatible with SoundCloud. English electronic dance musician Duke Dumont spins hypnotic house fit for clubs and festival stages alike. 1 - EP 2015 EP1 - EP 2014 I Got U (Remixes) [feat. His debut studio effort, Duality, arrived in April 2020. Thirty years after Jimi Hendrix played "Fire" at Woodstock, Red Hot Chili Peppers played it at Woodstock '99, but this time the unruly crowd actually set fires and looted. The Jax Jones-featuring track became his second to receive a Grammy nomination and was certified platinum in the U.K., Australia, and Italy. Later that year, Duke Dumont's single “I Got U” featuring Jax Jones topped the UK singles charts. His “Need U (100%)” was nominated for Best Dance Recording at the Grammy Awards, but lost out to Anton Zaslavski, better known by his stage name, Zedd. The song was written and produced by Duke Dumont and frequent collaborator Jax Jones. Red Light Green Light (feat. That year he did a remix of AlunaGeorge's “Your Drums, Your Love” and Santigold's “The Keepers”. 12 Songs. The original, 1930s version of "Puttin' On the Ritz" has lyrics about Lenox Avenue in Harlem, not Park Avenue. Dave explains how the video appropriated the meaning of "Runaway Train," and what he thought of getting parodied by Weird Al. Listen to albums and songs from Duke Dumont. More well-received singles followed, including 2014's "Wont Look Back," 2015's "Ocean Drive," and 2017's "Real Life" featuring Gorgon City and Naations. As a songwriter and producer, Narada had hits with Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey and Starship. Available with an Apple Music subscription. Duke Dumont got his start in 2007, with world-famous producer Switch as his mentor.