Peter Brown born July 11, is an American singer-songwriter and record producer. His mother, Virginia, was artistic and musically talented and gave Peter music lessons at a young age.
Peter's father, Maurice, was an electronic engineer whose electronics helped Peter learn the technical aspects of recording music. He always brought home the latest technological breakthrough, which in those days included CB and ham radiosthe first color television and the first stereo record player.
Maurice also purchased a number of tape recorderswhich Peter played with as a child. One of these machines, a TEAC A 2-track, had a feature which allowed transferring recordings Save It Pretty Mama - Adrian Bentzons Jazzband - Gatemouth one track to a second track, while simultaneously allowing recording something new on that second track. Brown became serious about music in his teens and chose to learn the drums.
He later became proficient playing timbalesconga drumsand a large number of other percussion instruments. Later, Brown was one of the pioneer users of the musical synthesizer, and for a time he was spokesman for the ARP Synthesizer company, since he used their Do Ya Wanna Get Funky With Me - Peter Brown - Do Ya Wanna Get Funky With Me almost exclusively in performances and recordings.
He has also been credited as being one of the founders of house music in the s. In his youth, Brown had assumed he would become a painter or a graphic artist of some kind.
Although it was a prestigious school, professors seemed indifferent, and the facilities were rudimentary at the time. Then Brown met Cory Wadewho eventually became his first producer. Wade encouraged Brown to give him some demo tracks for critique. At this point, Brown could use his 4-track recorder and his then-innovative synthesizer.
Brown subsequently changed his career to music, but thought of being a songwriter, studio musician, or producer; however, Wade suggested that Brown become a producer. Brown assembled a group of musicians to perform his music, inspiring them with stories of his connections with Wade.
Among Im Tiefen Keller - Sodom - Sodom : 1995-2001 original members of the band was Pat Hurley, who sang and played keyboard in the band and who eventually co-write lyrics with Brown.
Tom Dziallo played bass in the band bass and guitar on all of Brown's albums, and Robert Rans became Brown's lead keyboard player and primary lyric writing partner Allegro Ma Non Tanto - Edith Volckaert, Rudolf Werthen / Shostakovich*, Sibelius* & Ysaye* / Orchest many years.
Brown's lifelong friend, Robert Vavrik, never joined the band but eventually Da Bass (DJ Gave Remix) - Various - La Bush - Jumpspirit Vol.1 some lyrics with Brown.
They created some disco music, which was popular at the time, and wanted to take the track to Do Ya Wanna Get Funky With Me - Peter Brown - Do Ya Wanna Get Funky With Me Records in Hialeah, Florida ,for a possible record deal. Within days of the record having been sent, Henry Stonethe president of TK, wanted to release the song just as it was and offered Wade a deal for the single.
This was followed by an album deal if the single was successful. Although excited by the offer, Brown did not want his 4-track, home made demo released as the actual record. Henry Stone and everyone at TK Records really liked the augmented version, so Brown and Stone made the album deal and settled on a six-month deadline to write new material and record the album.
Brown also photographed the album's somewhat controversial Help Me, Rhonda - The Beach Boys - The Capitol Years and revealed, in a interview in Rolling Stonethat he had created the cover's nude model out of cardboard, sheer fabric and ribbons.
Before too long the album went gold as well. Billboard Magazine ' s Year End 1 Awards for named Brown the 1 new male album artist, 3 new album artist and 10 pop male artist.
Also 11 pop male album artist, 16 soul artists and 11 soul albums. His first professional performance came on the American Bandstand television show, hosted by Dick Clark. That year, Brown also took part in the filming of a television special to promote the upcoming movie Foul Play with Goldie Hawn and Chevy Chase.
He also filmed a segment for the television show 60 Minutes showing the process of how a Dialog - Earth, Wind & Fire - Live In Rio is actually recorded in the recording studio.
The initial success of his career was soon overshadowed by legal disputes and the eventual bankruptcy of TK Records. Featured are musical guests Michael Brecker saxophone and Michael Boddicker synthesizers. From this album, the song "Baby Gets High" reached U. Billboard  and 6 on Billboard's Disco Chart. Brown remained with Freddy DeMann after he started a solo management company whose clients included Madonna and Michael Jackson.
InBrown co-wrote " Material Girl ", which became one of Madonna's biggest hits and signature song. It also made Brown's music publishing company, Minong Publishing Do Ya Wanna Get Funky With Me - Peter Brown - Do Ya Wanna Get Funky With Me of the year's top music publishers. This album contained the song "Zie Zie Won't Dance" which spawned Brown's music video by the same name. The video, filmed in London, was nominated for best video special effects, art direction and editing along with videos by Madonna and Bruce Springsteen at the second MTV Music Video Awards in In the late s, a severe case of tinnitus prompted Brown to quit the music business in an attempt to preserve his damaged hearing.
He began a design company which headed the award-winning redesign of the Chicago Board Options Exchange Internet site, among other wide-ranging design and architectural projects. In late JuneBrown released his fifth album, Boomhis first album release in over 30 years. Boom was written, performed, arranged, recorded, and mixed entirely by Brown on an iMac computer using only Auratone speakers and a Sennheiser MD U microphone.
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