#99: Electro Tapes 1985: Vol.3

A C60 mixtape of Electro Funk and Hip hop 12″ vinyl that appeared in the Groove Electro Charts from mid April – May 1985. The Groove Electro Charts, compiled by Groove Records in Soho, London were the basis of pirate radio shows around the country.

Stick Up Kid by B-Boys
Private Lessons by Master OC and Krazy Eddie
King Heroin (Martian Mix) by Jazzy Jef
Yo My Little Sister (Roxanne’s Brothers) by Crush Groove
Non-Stop by Sweet Trio
Itchin for a scratch by Force MDs
I wanna be a B-boy by Newcleus
King Cut / Bonus Beats by Word of Mouth and DJ Cheese
Society Rap (instrumental remix) JSA
The Battle by Sparky D Vs The Playgirls
Facts of Life / Facts of Dub by Rock Squad
You Talk Too Much (Instrumental) by Run DMC
19 (Destruction mix) Paul Hardcastle
At the Marble Bar/Scratching Galaxies (Dub) by Death Comet Crew
R9 by Cybotron
Celebrate! (Everybody) (Vocal & Instrumental) by Globe & Pow Wow
We are the Future by The Future M.C.’S
D.E.F. Momentum by D.E.F. Featuring D.J. Three D
“Dub” (The Knights Fly To Mars And Venus, With Their Dog, Woodpecker, And Cat!) by The Knights of the Turntables
First broadcast on 4th July 2021 on Radio Reverb 97.2FM and DAB+, Brighton, UK, streaming on
The Groove Electro Charts referred to in this series can be found at the excellent website:

Electro Funk Chart from the end of May 1985.

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