Olav Basoski

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Olav Basoski (born 1968, Haarlem, Netherlands) is a Dutch DJ/remixer/House producer.

In 2005, Basoski teamed up with the British dancehall artist Michie One to record "Waterman". A remake of "Bam Bam" (originally recorded by Sister Nancy), it became a hit in the United States at both clubs and radio, where it debuted at number 22 on Billboard's Hot Dance Airplay chart in its March 27, 2006 issue. He has been featured on many compilation albums including the UK's Ministry of Sound.

Basoski has had two hits in the UK Singles Chart, "Waterman" (#45, 2005) and "Opium Scumbagz" (#56, 2000).[1]

Discography[edit]

Singles[edit]

Olav Basoski
  • 1997 "Moscow Street Rock"
  • 1997 "Water"
  • 1997 "Samplitude Vol. 1"
  • 1998 "Samplitude Vol. 2"
  • 1998 "Get Movin' EP"
  • 1998 "Samplitude Vol. 3"
  • 1998 "Samplitude Vol. 4"
  • 1998 "Samplitude Vol. 5"
  • 1999 "Samplitude Vol. 6"
  • 2000 "Opium Scumbagz"
  • 2000 "Samplitude Vol. 7"
  • 2000 "Samplitude Vol. 8"
  • 2001 "Samplitude Vol. 9"
  • 2002 "Best Of Samplitude"
  • 2002 "Most Wanted Singles Part 1"
  • 2002 "Samplitude Vol. 10"
  • 2002 "Samplitude Vol. 11"
  • 2002 "Samplitude Vol. 12"
  • 2004 "Water Fire Rhythm Love EP 1"
  • 2004 "Water Fire Rhythm Love EP 2"
  • 2004 "RTZ Tools 1"
  • 2004 "Samplitude Vol. 13" (with Alex Romano)
  • 2004 "Water Fire Rhythm Love EP 3" (with Bernard Oattes)
  • 2004 "Moscow Street Rock 2004"
  • 2004 "Waterman"
  • 2004 "RTZ Tools 2"
  • 2005 "RTZ Tools 3"
  • 2005 "Water Fire Rhythm Love EP 4"
  • 2005 "Indian Summer"
  • 2005 "Waterman" (with MC Spyder and Michie One)
  • 2005 "Elektrik"
  • 2006 "Proper Tunes" (with MC Spyder)
  • 2006 "RTZ Tools 4"
  • 2006 "Like Dis" (with MC Spyder)
  • 2007 "Da Beat Kicks"
  • 2007 "Push Me"
  • 2009 "Beat Of My Heart" (with Errol Reid)
  • 2009 "Samplitude Vol. 14"
  • 2012 "The Rain"
6 Bells All
  • 1991 "Sweet & Bitter/Me The Mailman"
  • 1991 "File 51"
  • 1991 "Overdrive"
  • 1992 "Lift Off"
Sil
  • 1991 "Solid Circle/Windows" (with DJ Zki)
  • 1992 "Blue Oyster" (with DJ Zki)
  • 1994 "Villa Ducato" (with Erick E)
  • 1994 "New Windows/Windows" (with Erick E)
  • 1997 "Come Together"
  • 1998 "Windows '98" (with DJ Zki)
  • 2000 "Windows 2000"
  • 2009 "Windows (Remixes)"
Olav Basoski & Erick E
All tracks are collaborations with Erick E
  • 1994 "Work Session 1"
  • 1994 "Work Session 2"
  • 1995 "Work Session 3"
  • 2009 "Don't Turn Your Back"
Pancake
All tracks are collaborations with Erick E
  • 1993 "Don't Turn Your Back"
  • 1993 "Don't Turn Your Back/See The Stars (The Remixes)"
  • 1994 "Let You Go"
  • 1995 "Don't Turn Your Back"
  • 1996 "Ain't Missing"
  • 1999 "Don't Turn Your Back '99"
Other aliases
  • 1988 "Pitbull Terror", as Baze & Hucke (with Sander Hoeke, Michiel Kleiss and Mikel Le Roy)
  • 1991 "Spread Love", as World Series Of Life (with DJ Zki and Roelof Wiedijk)
  • 1992 "I Would Give Anything", as World Series Of Life (with Claudine Nelson)
  • 1992 "Together", as The Mellow-Dee Project
  • 1993 "Take Me Higher", as The Mellow-Dee Project
  • 1994 "Now I Need", as The Giftshop (with Erick E)
  • 1994 "The Stand", as Peach
  • 1994 "Give It To Me", as Headcrash (with Erick E)
  • 1994 "I'm Loosin' My Feeling", as Perfect Point (with Erick E)
  • 1994 "Groove On", as Phil & Fil presents Yokiboys (with Erick E)
  • 1995 "Find A Way", as Yokiboys (with Erick E)
  • 1995 "Rue De St. Jean", as Club Fontaine (with Erick E)
  • 1995 "Luna Moods", as Club Fontaine (with Erick E)
  • 1995 "Find A Way", as Phil & Fil (with Erick E)
  • 1996 "London Amsterdam", as Ten
  • 1996 "Funky Nut", as Ten
  • 1996 "So High", as Headscrash (with Erick E)
  • 1997 "Pandora's Box/Open Up To Love", as Dick Wonder
  • 1997 "Wild On The Rhythm", as Giath
  • 1997 "I'll Be The Same", as Lay Rue
  • 1998 "Got A Man", as Lay Rue
  • 1998 "Pass The Bottle", as Wodka Wasters (with Armin Van Buuren)
  • 1998 "Without You", as Les Indiscretes"
  • 1998 "Mob Hunter", as Les Indiscretes"
  • 2000 "The Way You Love Me", as Laroche (with Roelof Wiedijk)
  • 2000 "Revelations EP", as The Zarrow Bros.
  • 2004 "Lapoema", as DJ Roog & Olav Basoski (with Hardsoul and MC Stretch)
  • 2006 "Roll Da Dice", as Basoski & Romano (with Alex Romano)
  • 2006 "Nu Generation Oldskool Muggas", as Basoski & Romano (with Alex Romano)

Albums[edit]

  • 1998 Samplitude
  • 2000 Samplitude 2

(Co-)production for other artists[edit]

  • 1993 Tony Scott - "Chameleon"
  • 1993 Darrell Bell - "Careless Whisper" (with Roelof Wiedijk)
  • 1994 D.D. Jones - "Higher"
  • 1997 Holtgreve & Hoeke - "Black Mind"
  • 1999 Kadoc - "I Am A T-Bone"
  • 2005 Silverius - "Ritmo Sensual/Chupacabra"
  • 2007 Silverius - "Neo Latino 1"

Remixes[edit]

  • 1998: Mirrorball - Given Up (Multiply Records)
  • 1999: The Soca Boys - Bumpin' (Olav Basoski Bumps Around Remix) (Red Bullet)
  • 1999: Powerhouse feat. Duane Harden - What You Need (AM:PM)
  • 1999: Moby - "Bodyrock" (Mute)
  • 2000: Bob Marley - "Jammin'" (Island)
  • 2000: ATFC feat. Onephatdeeva "In And Out Of My Life (Defected Records)
  • 2000: DJ Survival Kit - "Superfly Slick..." (Positiva)
  • 2000: Bigtime Charlie - "Mr Devil" (Inferno Records)
  • 2000: Russell Taylor "Fool For Love" (Rulin'/Ministry of Sound)
  • 2000: Mirwais - "Naïve Song" (Epic)
  • 2005: Hound Dogs "I Like Girls" (Direction Records)
  • 2005: Fuf Feat Meleny - "Exceptional" (Olav Basoski Remix)
  • 2010: Stars On 45 - Stars On 45 (Olav Basoski Remix)
  • 2011: Basto - Gregory's Theme (Olav Basoski Remix)
  • 2011: Bingo Players - Cry (Just a Little) (Olav Basoski Remix)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 44. ISBN 1-904994-10-5. 

External links[edit]