Chris Taylor (music producer)
Chris Taylor, known as "The Glove", is a pioneer DJ and producer on the West Coast hip hop scene in the 1980s and 1990s. Taylor is known for his appearance in the film Breakin' alongside Ice-T. Taylor is credited on "Phone Tap" (Nas) as producer. Other production credits include "Reckless" (Ice T & Dave Storrs) "Tibetan Jam" (Chris "The Glove" Taylor) Go off (Ice T& Dave Storrs) Iticiban Scratch (Chris "The Glove" Taylor.) Taylor claims to have produced "Stranded on Death Row" and "Doggy Dogg World" on the genre-defining albums The Chronic and Doggystyle, though he is not credited on either album and also claims to have written/produced the tracks for Xxplosive (Dr. Dre) and Hello (NWA) also uncredited.( Other sources name Taylor as an engineer, mixer and musician on The Chronic.
Taylor began his career as a Los Angeles-area DJ. Taylor appeared in the 1984 breakdancing-themed film Breakin and produced the song "Reckless" for its soundtrack. Taylor also has producer credits on The Firm Phone Tap (Nas, Foxy Brown, Az, Nature), Welcome to the Aftermath (various) Focus (Xzibit) and is the founding member of Po' Broke & Lonely? an R&B act signed to Ruthless Records. More recently Taylor has been the music supervisor on BET reality series Tiny and Toya Frankie & Neffie Monica: Still Standing Hell Date Played by Fame" placing music in multiple film and television shows.Empire The Perfect Match ""IMDB Page"".
- Sanchez, Tim (30 January 2012). ""Exclusive: Chris “The Glove” Taylor Talks Death Row, Aftermath and Dr. Dre (Part 2)"". AllHipHop. Retrieved 10 May 2017.
Suge used to tell me all of the time that I was going to be the next Dr. Dre. But how can I be the next Dr. Dre when you’re leaving my name off of everything?
- Westhoff, Ben (13 September 2016). ""Backstabbing, Moogs and the funky worm: how gangsta rap was born"". The Guardian. Retrieved 10 May 2017.
- "" Various – Breakin' - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack"". Discogs. Retrieved 10 May 2017.
- Audio Interview with Chris "The Glove" Taylor & Biography on soundcloud.com
- Chris Taylor on Internet Movie Database
- Chris The Glove Taylor's Discography at Discogs.com