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Profiles of Disco era personalities sorted by: Artists-Producers...

Glenn Hughes - Village People Biker

Glenn Hughes
Jul 18, 1950 - Mar 4, 2001


Gloria Gaynor

Gloria Gaynor
Gloria Gaynor, the first Queen of Disco, talks with DiscoMusic.com. From her early days right on up to her newest Logic/BMG release Gloria talks about her singing career.


Gloria Gaynor

Gloria Gaynor
A mini interview with Gloria Gaynor conducted by DiscoMusic.com member Dayna


Gregg Diamond

Gregg Diamond
(1949-1999)


Grover Washington Jr.

Grover Washington Jr.
(1943-1999)


Gwen Guthrie

Gwen Guthrie
Disco - R & B artist (b. 1950-1999)


Harold Melvin

Harold Melvin
(1939-1997)


Hemlock

Hemlock
1970s Disco era band out of South Florida.


Idris Muhammad

Idris Muhammad
Drummer &: artist (November 13, 1939 - Present)


Intruders

Intruders
Philly group (1962 to 1980)


Ish Ladesma
Disco producer - musician a.k.a. Ish Ledesma (b. October 2nd 1952 - present)


Izora Armstead

Izora Armstead
19?? - Sept 16, 2004


Jacques Fred Petrus

Jacques Fred Petrus
(1950-1986)


Jacques Morali

Jacques Morali
(1947-1991)


James Brown

James Brown
1933 - 2006


James Jamerson

James Jamerson
(1938-1983)


James Wells

James Wells
(19?? - ????)


JC - Johnny Conga

JC - Johnny Conga
Artist and Musician


Jeff Porcaro

Jeff Porcaro
(1954-1992)



Jermaine Stewart

Jermaine Stewart
September 7, 1957 - March 17, 1997


Jesse Cutler

Jesse Cutler
Musician (1951 - present)


Jim Catizone
Getting the notion with Jim Catizone, bass player with the Hues Corporation.


Jimmy McShane

Jimmy McShane
(1957-1995)


Jo-Carol Davidson

Jo-Carol Davidson
(19??-2003)


Jody Watley

Jody Watley
Jody Watley, a former member of the Disco group Shalamar, is interviewed by DiscoMusic.com member Dayna Newman.


Joe Tex

Joe Tex
(1933-1982)


John Davis

John Davis
An interview with John Davis of the Monster Orchestra (1947 - Present)


John T Atkins

John T Atkins
(19??-1998)


John Whitehead

John Whitehead
1948 - May 11, 2004


Johnnie Taylor

Johnnie Taylor
(1938-2000)


Johnny Bristol

Johnny Bristol
February 3, 1939 - March 21, 2004


Jr. Walker

Jr. Walker
(1931-1995)


June Pointer

June Pointer
1954 - April 11, 2006


K.C.
(October 25, 1967 - present)


Karen Young

Karen Young
(1951-1991)


Keith Barrow

Keith Barrow
(1954-1983)


Keith Wiggins

Keith Wiggins
Keith "Cowboy": Wiggins (b. 1960 - 1989)


Kelly Marie

Kelly Marie
Kelly Marie, the British Disco singer best known for her hit Feels Like I'm In Love, is interviewed by DiscoMusic.com member Dayna Newman. (b. 19--(??) - present)


Kim Jones

Kim Jones
Singer and writer (b. June 28, 1954 - Present)



King Floyd

King Floyd
(b. February 13, 1945 - March 6, 2006)


Klaus Dinger

Klaus Dinger
1947-March 21st, 2008


Klymaxx
Cheryl Cooley of Klymaxx, the 1980s all female group, is interviewed by Dayna Newman.


La Flavour

La Flavour
La Flavour, the group best known for Mandolay chat with DiscoMusic.com. Find out why Bon Jovi of all groups is mentioned.


Larry James (aka Fat Larry James)

Larry James (aka Fat Larry James)
(August 2, 1949 - December 5, 1987)


Larry Washington
(19??-200?)


Laura Branigan

Laura Branigan
July 3, 1957 - Aug 26, 2004


Laurice

Laurice
Disco artists (b 20th Century :) - present)


Laurin Rinder

Laurin Rinder
Laurin Rinder is interviewed by DiscoMusic.com. Rinder is the man partly responsible for El Coco and Saint Tropez. Discover Laurin's roots in Jazz and Motown and how Disco came knocking on his door.


Lawrence Payton

Lawrence Payton
(1938-1997)


Leroy Gomez

Leroy Gomez
Leroy Gomez who sang on the Santa Esmeralda track, "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood" talks with DiscoMusic.com member Lloyd Copper a.k.a. Boogienights about his musical career.


Linda Clifford

Linda Clifford
Linda Clifford is interviewed by DiscoMusic.com member, Dayna Newman.


Lizzy Mercier Descloux

Lizzy Mercier Descloux
Dec 15, 1956 - April 20, 2004


Llana Lloyd

Llana Lloyd
Llana Lloyd is a Glam Rock groupie from the '70s and was a dancer on The Real Don Steele Show, which featured Rock, Disco, Funk, Pop... She talks about the Glam scene in L.A. in the 1970s and being around John Lennon and David and Angela Bowie.


Loleatta Holloway

Loleatta Holloway
Loleatta Holloway, who is best known for her work on the Salsoul label and producer Vince Montana is interviewed by DiscoMusic.com member Dayna Newman. (b. November 5, 1946 - d. March 21, 2011)


Lou Rawls

Lou Rawls
1934 - Jan 6, 2006


Luther Vandross

Luther Vandross
19?? - July 1, 2005


Lyn Collins

Lyn Collins
1948 - March 13, 2005


Mantus

Mantus
Mantus was the Disco group from Brooklyn that hit it huge with "(Dance It) Freestyle Rhythm" and "Boogie to the Bop." They talk with DiscoMusic.com about their beginnings, the band's breakup and now their regrouping.


Marlena Shaw

Marlena Shaw
Disco singer (b. 1942 - present)


Marlin McNichols

Marlin McNichols
Producer and record label owner


Marvin Gaye

Marvin Gaye
(1939-1984)


Maurice Gibb

Maurice Gibb
(1942-2003)


Meco Monardo

Meco Monardo
Meco Monardo, who is best known for producing Gloria Gaynor's "Never Can Say Goodbye" and his own Star War's Theme, talks to DiscoMusic.com about his Disco years.


Melanie Appleby

Melanie Appleby
(1961-1990)


Melanie Thornton

Melanie Thornton
Born May, 1967 - Died Nov, 2001


Melba Moore

Melba Moore
Melba Moore, the singer and actress, is interviewed by DiscoMusic.com member, Dayna Newman.


Melvyn Franklin

Melvyn Franklin
(1942-1995)


Michael Brecker

Michael Brecker
March 29, 1949 - Jan 13, 2007


Michael Sutton

Michael Sutton
Michael Sutton a.k.a. Mike Sutton is best known for co-producing Down To Love Town by the Originals, writing Cheryl Lynn's Shake It Up Tonight, and part of the husband and wife singing duo, Mike and Brenda Sutton.


Mick Jackson

Mick Jackson
February 11, 1947 - Present


Mickey Sevilla

Mickey Sevilla
Mickey Sevilla is the drummer on some of the legendary Disco tracks that came out of New York in the 1970s. He was a member of Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band who is best loved for "Cher Chez La Femme" and was instrumental on Odyssey's "Native New Yorker." Mickey is interviewed by Stephen A. Welles who authored the book Disco Nights.


Minnie Ripperton

Minnie Ripperton
(1947-1979)


Monti Rock III
Disco performer


Morey Goldstein

Morey Goldstein
Part of the group Modern Rocketry (b. 19--(??) - 2008)


Nico Demonte
Nico Demonte is a Chicago synth pop musical group. (1971 - Present)


No Mercy
Florida group (1995-1999)


Norman Harris

Norman Harris
Disco era guitarist (b. 1947-1987)


O'Kelley Isley
(1937-1986)


O.C. Smith

O.C. Smith
b. June 21, 1932 - November 24, 2001


Ola Brunkert
Abba's Drummer (b. 1946 - March 17th 2008)


Osibisa

Osibisa
African group popular in early Discos (1969 to Present)


Pat DeSerio

Pat Deserio
May 21, 1950 - April 1, 1990


Patrick Cowley

Patrick Cowley
(October 19, 1950 - November 12, 1982)


Patrick Hernandez

Patrick Hernandez
Artist best known for "Born To Be Alive."


Patrick Juvet

Patrick Juvet
Swiss/French Disco artists (b. 1950 - present)


Pattie Brooks

Pattie Brooks
Pattie Brooks (Disco singer/actress) who is best known for her Disco hit, After Dark is interviewed by DiscoMusic.com member Dayna Newman.


Paul Dale Roberts

Paul Dale Roberts
Former Guinness Record Holder: 205 Hours of Continuous Disco Dancing (Born January 17, 1955 - p)


Paul Jabara

Paul Jabara
Jan. 31, 1948 - Sep. 29, 1992


Paul S. Thomas / Circle City Band

Paul S. Thomas / Circle City Band
Artist (September 29, 1957 - Present)


Peter Allen

Peter Allen
(1944-1992)


Phil Hurtt

Phil Hurtt
Writer, producer, performer, arranger (b. April 12, 1942


Phillype Wynne

Phillype Wynne
(1941-1984)


Phyllis Hyman

Phyllis Hyman
(1949-1995)


Pierre Jaubert

Pierre Jaubert
French record producer and musician (b. June 27, 1929 - present)


Perpall

Pierre Perpall
Canadian Disco artist born November 11, 1948. Performed under the names Perpall, Purple Flash and Pluton and the Humanoids.


Promise Circle
Miami based Freestyle group from the 1980s


Ramon "Tiki" Fulwood
(1944 - 1979)


Raphael Ray Munnings

Raphael Ray Munnings
Lead vocalist, musician in the group Beginning of the End (b. July 7, 1947 - present)


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