Dominic Owen

Real Name:
Dominic Owen
Dominic Owen is a producer, writer, DJ and owner of Smokersblend Records.

He released his first record in 1988 under the alias Dj Quick & Fizal EFF, and started Sing-A-Song Records an early UK Hip Hop Record Label in 1989.

An early convert to hip hop, Dominic spent a decade in the 1990s in New York. Initially with Hitman Howie Tee at his home studio in Flatbush, where he produced three songs on Little Shawn’s debut album ‘The Man In The Mirror’, alongside production for Special Ed, Chubb Rock, Lady Kazan and E.S.P.

In 1993 his musical home became High Class Productions in Brownsville, Brooklyn. At this infamous studio Dominic produced ‘Things Done Changed‘ on Notorious B.I.G’s ground breaking classic Ready To Die. During this time he produced and wrote songs for Rakim, PMD, Lil Kim, Anthony Hamilton, Damage, Nonchalant as well as other local and international artists.

In 1998 he produced the Bugs Bunny theme song from the Space Jam soundtrack at the legendary Hit Factory Studios with Billy West and Jay-Z. The album has sold over 9 million copies worldwide, making it the third highest selling soundtrack in history.

On his return to England he recorded albums with Black Grape offshoot Manmade vocalist; Jeffrey Darnell for Talkin Loud and Inspiral Carpets singer Tom Hingley. His music has featured on various compilation’s with support from Nightmares On Wax, Nihal, Giles Peterson and Tim Westwood.

Dominic has produced several television adverts, including an award winning British Telecom advert, as well as several documentaries, his music appears regularly on The History Channel and National Geographic.

He currently records under his own name on the Smokersblend Label, as well as “The Love Theme” who’s debut album “How Rude” is out now on Permanent Damage Records.
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CATT01 Dominic Owen - SmokerBlend (1st Bag) album art Dominic OwenDJ Paul S Dominic OwenDJ Paul S - SmokerBlend (1st Bag)(Cass, Album) Smokersblend CATT01 UK 1996 Sell This Version
SBLP03 Dominic Owen - Deadmonton Green album art Dominic Owen Deadmonton Green(File, MP3) Smokersblend SBLP03 UK, Europe & US 2008
SBMIX08 Dominic Owen - Chill Out It May Never Happen album art Dominic Owen Chill Out It May Never Happen(File, MP3, 320) Smokersblend SBMIX08 UK, Europe & US 2012
SBLP07 Dominic Owen - Boom Bap album art Dominic Owen Boom Bap(File, AAC, FLAC, MP3Sur, Album) Smokersblend SBLP07 UK, Europe & US 2014
SBLP08 Dominic Owen - The Big Band Theory album art Dominic Owen The Big Band Theory(File, AIFF, MP3) Smokersblend SBLP08 UK, Europe & US 2017
SBLP26 Dominic Owen - 95 New York album art Dominic Owen 95 New York(File, ALAC, MP3, WAV, Album) Smokersblend SBLP26 UK, Europe & US 2019


SBMIX07 Dominic Owen - In A Reggae Style album art Dominic Owen In A Reggae Style(26xFile, MP3, Comp, 320) Smokersblend SBMIX07 UK, Europe & US 2012

DJ Mixes

SBMIX09 Dominic Owen - Chill Out It May Never Happen (Part Two) album art Dominic Owen Chill Out It May Never Happen (Part Two)(File, MP3, Comp, Mixed, 320) Smokersblend SBMIX09 UK, Europe & US 2013


SB1207 Dominic Owen - Space Music album art Dominic Owen Space Music(File, MP3) Smokersblend SB1207 UK 2008
sbep02 Dominic Owen - Time To Return album art Dominic Owen Time To Return(File, MP3) Smokersblend sbep02 UK, Europe & US 2008
SBEP12 Dominic Owen - Rainbows album art Dominic Owen Rainbows(File, MP3) Smokersblend SBEP12 UK, Europe & US 2011
SBEP13 Dominic Owen - Queens album art Dominic Owen Queens(5xFile, MP3, 320) Smokersblend SBEP13 UK, Europe & US 2011
SBEP16 Dominic Owen - I Got Sex On My Mind album art Dominic Owen I Got Sex On My Mind(4xFile, MP3) Smokersblend SBEP16 UK, Europe & US 2012
SBEP15 Dominic Owen - The Morning After The Night Before album art Dominic Owen The Morning After The Night Before(4xFile, MP3, 320) Smokersblend SBEP15 UK, Europe & US 2012