Peter Brown (born 11 July 1953, Blue Island, Illinois) is an artist, songwriter and record producer who was also a pioneer in home recording, having recorded his seminal hits in his bedroom. Events 911 - Signing of the Treaty of Saint-Clair-sur-Epte between Charles the Simple and Rollo of Normandy. Year 1953 ( MCMLIII) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. The State of Illinois ( roughly ill-i-NOY is a state of the United States of America, the 21st to be admitted to the Union. A musician is a person who plays or writes Music. Musicians can be classified by their roles in creating or performing music An instrumentalist plays a A songwriter is someone who writes the Lyrics to songs the Musical composition (chords or Melody to songs or both In the Music industry, a record producer or music producer has many roles among them controlling the recording sessions coaching and guiding the musicians organizing In Popular music, a chart-topper is an extremely popular recording, identified by its inclusion in a ranked list&mdasha Chart &mdashof top A bedroom is a large Room where people usually sleep for the night and/or for relaxation during the day
He signed with the record label Drive Records, a subsidiary of T. In the Music industry, a record label can be a Brand and a Trademark associated with the Marketing of music recordings and Music K. Records. He released his first album, A Fantasy Love Affair which was issued in September 1977 and hit the charts with the single Do Ya Wanna Get Funky With Me, which became the first 12" single to sell a million copies. An album or record album is a collection of related audio or Music tracks distributed to the public A Fantasy Love Affair is the title of the first solo album released by Peter Brown. Record chart are a method of ranking Music according to Popularity during a given period of time A gramophone Brown's follow-up single, Dance With Me, (featuring Betty Wright on backing vocal) reached Billboard Hot 100's top 10 at #8 in 1978, and has become his signature song. Betty Wright (born December 21 1953) is a soul and R&B Singer, who influenced a generation of female Singer-songwriters The Top Forty or Top 40 is a music industry shorthand for the currently most-popular songs in a particular genre. A signature song is the one Song (or in some cases one of a few songs that a popular and well-established
His next album, Stargazer, released in late 1979 featured the hit single Crank It Up (Funk Town). After T. K. Records folded in late 1980, due to bankruptcy, Brown signed with RCA Records and released Back to the Front in 1983. RCA Corporation, founded as Radio Corporation of America, was an electronics company in existence from 1919 to 1986 It featured the hit Baby Gets High. He then joined Columbia Records in 1984 and released Snap which featured the hit They Only Come Out At Night. Columbia Records is an American Record label founded in 1888 Columbia is the oldest surviving Brand name in pre-recorded sound being the first record company
Contrary to popular belief, Brown is not the same Peter Brown who recorded "Chasing Fireflies" in 1999. Many websites, including Yahoo, have erroneously credited this Peter Brown for Chasing Fireflies. However, after his fourth album Snap in 1984, he retired from music. Music is an Art form in which the medium is Sound organized in Time. In a recent interview he gave the reasons, saying: "There are two main reasons why I'm not active in the music business anymore. The music industry is the business of Music. Although it encompasses the activity of many music-related businesses and organizations it is currently dominated by the "big The first being after starting a family I thought it was best for me to be home with them rather than recording or touring the country. The other is that I have developed a fairly pronounced case of tinnitus. Tinnitus (tɪˈnaɪtəs or /ˈtɪnɪtəs/ from the Latin word for " Ringing " is the perception of sound within the human ear in the absence of corresponding Tinnitus is a constant ringing in the ears that never stops. It is brought about, in some cases, by constant exposure to loud environments. The longer I was exposed to loud music on stage or in the recording studio the worse my tinnitus became. A recording studio is a facility for sound recording. Ideally the space is specially designed by an acoustician to achieve the desired acoustic properties (sound Eventually I decided I had to preserve my hearing and sanity by retiring to a quieter lifestyle. " Excerpts from the interview were taken from [www. disco-disco. com]
His most commercially successful composition is "Material Girl" which was a hit in 1985 for Madonna. " Material Girl " is the second single and Signature song by American Singer-songwriter Madonna from her 2nd studio album Madonna Louise Ciccone Ritchie (born August 16 1958 known as Madonna, is an American He also co-wrote the song Maybe It Was Magic for Agnetha Fältskog of ABBA, for her 1988 solo album, I Stand Alone. Agnetha Åse Fältskog (aŋneta osɛ fɛltskug (born Agneta Åse Fältskog) is a Swedish pop Singer-songwriter and Record In Music, a solo (from the Italian solo, meaning alone) is a piece or a section of a piece played or sung by a single performer I Stand Alone was the third and last of Agnetha Fältskog 's 1980s post- ABBA solo albums released in November 1987
In 1998 Westside/DNA Records released Get Funky With Me: The Best of the TK Years. The cover on the CD is a photograph of Brown in his 1970s era home recording studio. A Compact Disc (also known as a CD) is an Optical disc used to store digital data, originally developed for storing digital audio A photograph (often shortened to photo) is an Image created by Light falling on a light-sensitive surface usually Photographic film or an electronic This article is about the Decade 1970-1979 For the Year 1970 see 1970.