|Birth name||Francis Wright|
|Also known as||Felix|
Award winning Artist, Producer and DJ from UK now living in LA. Most famous for 'Don't You Want Me'. Also known for underground house project 'The Party Crashers'
Website: Official Website
Felix 1992 track "Don't You Want Me", which sampled Jomanda's "Don't You Want My Love" and credited as Felix (co-produced by Rollo and Red Jerry), went to number one on the Billboard European Hot 100 Singles and Hot Dance Music/Club Play charts. It also reached number 6 in the UK Singles Chart in 1992. A remix of the song - "Don't You Want Me: Pugilist Mix" - formed the soundtrack to the multi-award-winning 1997 TV commercial for Blackcurrant Tango. "Don't You Want Me" was also sampled by David Guetta and Snoop Dogg on their collaboration "Wet" ("Sweat" - clean version) in 2011.
"Don't You Want Me" was sampled by Meck in 2007, to provide the majority of the music for his single, "Feels Like Home". In 2008, Madonna used elements of Meck's version during "Like a Prayer" on the Sticky & Sweet Tour.
Felix is anticipated to be releasing his second studio Album later in 2015.
Other UK charting singles for Felix included "It Will Make Me Crazy" and "Stars".
- 1993: #1
- 2012: Back in the Game
|Year||Single||Peak chart positions||Certifications
|1992||"Don't You Want Me"||17||3||1||2||7||3||5||1||4||6||#1|
|"It Will Make Me Crazy"||—||8||1||5||4||9||—||3||6||11|
|1994||"Get Down"||—||—||—||—||—||—||—||—||—||—||Singles only|
|1995||"Don't You Want Me" (Patric Prins remix)||—||—||16||—||19||—||—||—||—||10|
|1996||"Don't You Want Me" ('96 Pugilist mix)||—||—||—||—||—||—||—||—||—||17|
|"—" denotes releases that did not chart|
- List of number-one dance hits (United States)
- List of artists who reached number one on the US Dance chart
- List of notable house music artists and releases
- Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 197. ISBN 1-904994-10-5.
- International peaks
- Nyman, Jake (2005). Suomi soi 4: Suuri suomalainen listakirja (in Finnish) (1st ed.). Helsinki: Tammi. ISBN 951-31-2503-3.
- Search for Irish peak
- "Certifications Albums Argent - année 1992". Disque en France. Retrieved 2010-08-14.
- "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Felix)" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie. Retrieved 2011-06-09.
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