Billy Ocean ‎– Loverboy (US 12″)

Funky with a hint of metal/rock. A bit of an overlooked track in the Ocean catalogue and just as strong as other stuff 9It even has the similar bassline to the Genesis track , “Land Of Confusion” or Propaganda’s “Dr. Mabuse”). Samplers were certainly making an impact on the ’84 production/sound. It’s probably the “Mix of the Month” for January

Probably the finest (and most expensive) producers and engineers were used (John “Mutt” Lange, Brian “Chuck” New, Nigel Green and Keith Diamond , who also had writing credits)

http://www96.zippyshare.com/v/25VwOVm4/file.html

Jive ‎– JD1-9280billl

A Loverboy (Extended Club Remix) 8:08
B1 Loverboy (Single Version) 4:12
B2 Loverboy (Dub Mix) 4:59
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2 comments

  1. Neil Kelly · February 13

    Many thanks!

  2. MATT · 8 Days Ago

    I only had the 7″ at the time. Nice to have this. Thanks

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