Sweet Sensation – Take It While It’s Hot (US 12″)

BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1988

“Take It While It’s Hot” is the third singles released by Sweet Sensation, a female dance trio from the Lower East Side of Manhattan, New York City, United States. The song peaked at #57 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart, and #14 on the Billboard Dance Chart.

SIDE A:
Take It While It’s Hot (Long Vocal) 5:50
Edited By – Charlie Dee Diaz, Det Reirruc, Omar Santana

Take It While It’s Hot (Charlie Dee “Hot” Dub) 8:01
Edited By – Charlie “Dee” Diaz*, Det Reirruc, Oh, Oh Omar Santana*
Remix – Charlie Dee*

SIDE B:
Take It While It’s Hot (Only Omar’s Dub) 7:02
Remix, Edited By – Omar Santana

Take It While It’s Hot (Percapella Mix) 4:56

VINYL GRADE:
Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint

U.S. CHART HISTORY:

Year Single Chart Position
1988 Take It While It’s Hot U.S. Billboard Hot 100 #54
1988 Btake It While It’s Hot U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Music/Club Play #14

 

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: Next Plateau Records Inc. ‎– NP50072
Format: Vinyl, 12″, 33 ⅓ RPM
Country: US
Released: 1988
Genre: Electronic
Style: Freestyle

CREDITS:
Edited By – Oh, Oh Omar Santana* (tracks: B1, B2)
Executive Producer – Cherrie Shepherd
Mastered By –Herb Powers, Jr.*
Mixed By –  Steve Peck
Other [Final Sweetening] – Gary Henry (tracks: A1, A2)
Producer – Ted Currier
Scratches [Scratched By] – Eric “Serious” Santana* (tracks: B1, B2)
Written-By – Joseph Malloy

NOTES:
Edited By: Oh, Oh Omar Santana. Scratched By: Eric “Serious” Santana (Members Of V.I.P.)

Find the 12″ at DISCOGS

VINYL RESTORATION BY:
-DjPaulT
burningtheground.net

EQUIPMENT USED:
Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut Carbon (DC)
Cartridge: Ortofon 2M
Stylus: Ortofon 2M Bronze
Isolation: Auralex Acoustics ISO-Tone Turntable Isolation Platform
Platter: Pro-Ject Acryl-It platter
Stabilizer: Pro-Ject Record Puck
Phono Pre-amp:
Pro-Jec Tube Box DS2
DAC:
Alpha Design Labs GT40a USB DAC
Record Cleaning
: VPI HW 16.5 Record Cleaning Machine
Artwork Scans
: Epson Workforce WF-7610 Professional Printer/Scanner

SOFTWARE USED:
Recording/Editing: Adobe Audition 3.0 (Recording)
Down Sampling/Dither: iZotope RX Advanced 2
Artwork Editor: Adobe Photoshop CS5
Click Removal: Manual
FLAC/MP3 Conversion: dBpoweramp
M3U Playlist: Playlist Creator

RESTORATION NOTES:
All vinyl rips are recorded @ 32bit/float
FLAC (Level Eight)
Artwork scanned at 600dpi

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Breakfast Club – Right On Track (Europe 7″)

BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1987

“Right on Track” is a 1987 hit single by the American band Breakfast Club. Written by the band’s lead singer and drummer, Dan Gilroy and Stephen Bray respectively, the single climbed to number seven on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart on May 30, 1987. The single also peaked at number 54 on the UK Singles Chart and number seven on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart that same year.

SIDE A:
Right On Track (Local Mix) 4:33
Mixed By – Ian Eales
Recorded By – Joe Chiccarelli, Michael Frondelli
Remix – Stephen Bray
Remix, Mixed By – Michael Verdick

SIDE B:
Right On Track (Dub Version) 4:05
Remix – Jellybean for Jellybean*

VINYL GRADE:
Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint

U.S. CHART HISTORY:

Year Single Chart Position
1987 Right On Track U.S. Billboard Hot 100 #7
1987 Right On Track U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Music/Club Play #7

 

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: MCA Records – MCA-258 392-7
Format: Vinyl, 7″, Single, 45 RPM
Country: Europe
Released: 1987
Genre: Electronic, Pop
Style: Synth-pop

CREDITS:
Art Direction – Jeff Adamoff
Design – Steeleworks, Tommy Steele (2)
Illustration – Todd Schorr
Producer – Jimmy Iovine
Written-By – Gilroy*, Bray*

NOTES:
Original version appears on the Breakfast Club album, “Breakfast Club”

B: Remixed for Jellybean Productions, Inc.

Find the 7″ at DISCOGS

VINYL RESTORATION BY:
-DjPaulT
burningtheground.net

EQUIPMENT USED:
Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut Carbon (DC)
Cartridge: Ortofon 2M
Stylus: Ortofon 2M Bronze
Isolation: Auralex Acoustics ISO-Tone Turntable Isolation Platform
Platter: Pro-Ject Acryl-It platter
Stabilizer: Pro-Ject Record Puck
Phono Pre-amp:
Rolls Bellar VP-130
DAC:
Alpha Design Labs GT40a USB DAC
Record Cleaning
: VPI HW 16.5 Record Cleaning Machine
Artwork Scans
: Epson Workforce WF-7610 Professional Printer/Scanner

SOFTWARE USED:
Recording/Editing: Adobe Audition 3.0 (Recording)
Down Sampling/Dither: iZotope RX Advanced 2
Artwork Editor: Adobe Photoshop CS5
Click Removal: Manual
FLAC/MP3 Conversion: dBpoweramp
M3U Playlist: Playlist Creator

RESTORATION NOTES:
All vinyl rips are recorded @ 32bit/float
FLAC (Level Eight)
Artwork scanned at 600dpi

Username: btg
Password: burningtheground

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Various Artists – A Very DjPaulT Christmas (US Compilation)

BURNING THE GROUND HOLIDAY EXCLUSIVE

My Christmas Wish is that this holiday season finds you all safe and well. 2020 has been quite the year, and we all need some kindness and good cheer. My hope is that this Christmas compilation will become part of your holiday tradition each and every year. I put together some of my favorites as well as some well known and lesser-known Christmas tracks.

Seasons Greetings -DjPaulT Christmas 2020

TRACKS:
01 – Chevy Chase & Beverly D’Angelo – Dialogue – Take It Russ… 0:29
02 – Debbie Gibson – Sleigh Ride 3:13
03 – Dead Or Alive – Blue Christmas (2000 Remix Version) 3:41
04 – Martin L. Gore – Never Turn Your Back On Mother Earth 3:07
05 – Eurythmics – Winter Wonderland 3:36
06 – Mavis Staples – Christmas Vacation (Radio Version) 3:21
07 – Corey Hart – Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer 3:34
08 – Pet Shop Boys – It Doesn’t Often Snow At Christmas (Original Version) 3:57
09 – Bangles – Hazy Shade Of Winter 3:43
10 – The Power Station – Harvest For the World 3:37
11 – Lindsey Buckingham – Holiday Road 2:10
12 – Prince & The Revolution – Another Lonely Christmas (US Remix) 6:49
13 – George Michael – Jesus To A Child (Radio Edit) 6:10
14 – Frankie Goes To Hollywood – The Power of Love 5:28
15 – Annie Lennox and Al Green – Put A Little Love In Your Heart 3:49
16 – Erasure – She won’t Be Home (Lonely Christmas) 3:31
17 – Sheena Easton – It’s Christmas (All Over The World) 4:58
18 – Book Of Love – We Three Kings 3:19
19 – New Kids On The Block – This One’s For The Children 4:00
20 – Olivia Newton-John – The Way Of Love 4:14
21 – Kate Bush – Home for Christmas 1:45
22 – Sinead O’Connor – Silent Night (Long Version) 4:45

BONUS TRACKS:
23 – Band Aid – Do They Know It’s Christmas? (Single Version) 3:40
24 – ABBA – Happy New Year 4:23

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: Not On Label
Catalog #: DJPTHOL1
Format: 24xfile, Compilation
Released: 2020
Country: US

CREDITS:
Compiled, Edited By DjPaulT
Producer: DjPaulT
Design: DjPaulT

NOTES
Special thanks to all of the artists, producers, and record labels.
All tracks taken from original CD source digitally mastered
This compilation 2020 DjPaulT
Peace on Earth!

DjPaulT
burningtheground.net

SOFTWARE USED:
SOFTWARE USED:
Exact Audio Copy (EAC)
Audacity 2.4 (Editing)
Adobe Photoshop CC
dBpoweramp
Playlist Creator
Artwork scanned at 600dpi
Digitally Mastered

 

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