Earl Young

Real Name:
Earl Donald Young
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Philadelphia-born drummer, songwriter & producer. Worked for Golden Fleece. Widely recognised as the inventor of the four on the floor rhythm pattern which paved the way of disco and techno genre. He used the foot pedal as the main driving force at a constant 120 BPM speed held tightly by the hi-hat and basic drum beat. Can be heard on the Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes's 1973 single The Love I Lost.
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DP14 Earl Young - Dance Party Trax DP14 album art Various Mighty High Various - Dance Party Trax DP14(CD, Comp, Smplr) Pro Audio Usa Inc. DP14 US 1997 Sell This Version
Earl Young - Disco Fever Vol.3 album art Various Mighty High Various - Disco Fever Vol.3 (Comp) Eurotrend Europe Unknown Sell This Version
CD 157.898 Earl Young - Disco Hitmix - Feel The Fever 3 album art Various Mighty High Various - Disco Hitmix - Feel The Fever 3(CD, Comp) Eurotrend CD 157.898 Germany Unknown Sell This Version