Clubland (band)

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Clubland was a house-music act assembled by Dave Rawlings and Ronnie Herel as production duo Quartz with Jan Ekholm's label B-tech British musician Morgan King joined them as a writer. Lead vocals on " Adventures in Clubland " were performed by US Rappers 2 in a room. UK Rapper Stepz and Jamaican/Swedish singer Zemya Hamilton.

In the early 1990s, five songs charted on the Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart and three of those hit number-one: "Let's Get Busy" (credited to Clubland featuring Quartz) (1990), "Hold On (Tighter to Love)" (1992) and "Hypnotized" (1992). Another single, "Set Me Free," hit number-one on the Hot Dance Singles Sales chart and number 2 on the dance play chart.[1]



  • Themes from Outer Clubland (1991)
  • Clubland featuring Zemya Hamilton (1992)
  • Adventures Beyond Clubland (1992)
  • Secrets of Inner Clubland (Clubland featuring Zemya Hamilton) (1995)


Year Single Peak chart positions Album

1990 "Let's Get Busy (Pump It Up)" (featuring Quartz) 32 86 1 Themes From Outer Clubland (Keep It Pumping)
1991 "Pump The Sound (Like a Megablast)" (Europe only)
"Hold On (Tighter to Love)" 17 79 1
1992 "I'm Under (Love Strain)" (Europe only) Adventures Beyond Clubland
"Set Me Free" 90 2
"Hypnotized" 1
"Come Rain, Come Shine" (US only) 39
"Hot For You" (featuring Quartz) (UK only) single only
1995 "Cry" (Sweden only) 8 The Secrets Of Inner Clubland
"Peace of Luv" (Europe & UK only) 24
"Gimme Love Gimme All" (Europe only)
"Open Your Eyes" (Japan only)
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Hot Dance/Disco: 1974-2003. Record Research. p. 60. 
  2. ^ Dutch peak
  3. ^ Swedish peaks
  4. ^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. ISBN 1-904994-10-5. 
  5. ^ a b US peaks

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