Silvio Tancredi

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Silvio Tancredi
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(born 8. November 1957 - died 20. October 2009)
US-american disco & house producer, DJ, guitarist, and co founder of Northcott Productions Ltd. which he created with Lourett Russell Grant. Tancredi was a seminal figure in the NYC dance scene. Initially a guitarist, he completed an internship at Swan Song Records after graduating high school and went on to become a record producer as well as an accomplished guitarist. Contracted by Atlantic Records he produced several albums (including Simbora Orchestra, Wonder Band, Herbie Mann, Jeremy Spencer) and collaborated with artists including Dean Parrish, Bob Clearmountain, The Brecker Brothers, Gwen Guthrie, Claudio Simonetti. In 1980 ,Tancredi had a hit single titled "Hot to Trot" which he co-produced and wrote with Lourett Russell Grant . Grant was one of Tancredi's personal favorite dance artists . He invested years into promoting the disco star and formed custom label "Alvarez Records". It was later signed onto to WEA International and Quality Records in Canada. He also included famous producer /DJ John Benitez ( known as Jellybean) in supporting Grant's career and popularity. Hot to trot entered on to the Disco Top 100 Billboard chart with a bullet (moving up the chart quickly) making it one of Tancredi's best accomplishments.
In 1979 he founded and created Northcott Productions Ltd. (NCP) with Lourett Russell Grant , a privately held independent music production & distribution company with several labels (including 25west, 4th Floor, Sub-Urban and Ex). In 1983 Tommy Musto joined and eventually became half owner of Northcott. NCP has numerous successes over the decades and retains a publishing and master recording catalog of over 600 titles.
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Silvio Tancredi Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

Silvio Tancredi - Yellow Fever album art Herbie Mann Herbie Mann - Yellow Fever (Album) Atlantic US 1979 Sell This Version
Silvio Tancredi - My Only Love album art Bob Sinclar Feat. Lee A. Genesis* My Only Love (Tommy Musto Aquavelva Dub Mix) and 1 more… Bob Sinclar Feat. Lee A. Genesis* - My Only Love (Single) Yellow Productions France 1998 Sell This Version
SU-34 Silvio Tancredi - Believe In A Brighter Day album art Platinum Doll Feat P.Y. Anderson* Believe In A Brighter Day (Acapella) and 3 more… Platinum Doll Feat P.Y. Anderson* - Believe In A Brighter Day(2x12") Sub-Urban SU-34 US 1999 Sell This Version
SU-51 Silvio Tancredi - Be Mine album art DJ Dove Presents Larger Than Life Featuring Dawn Tallman DJ Dove Presents Larger Than Life Featuring Dawn Tallman - Be Mine(12") Sub-Urban SU-51 US 2000 Sell This Version
Silvio Tancredi - Champs Elysées & Remixes album art Bob Sinclar My Only Love (Tommy Musto Aquavelva Vocal Mix) Bob Sinclar - Champs Elysées & Remixes (Comp) EastWest France 2000 Sell This Version
COL-CD-6885 Silvio Tancredi - Super Mann / Yellow Fever album art Herbie Mann Herbie Mann - Super Mann / Yellow Fever(2xCD, Comp) Collectables COL-CD-6885 US 2001 Sell This Version
UM072 Silvio Tancredi - You album art Montana & Stewart & Stephanie Cooke Montana & Stewart & Stephanie Cooke - You(6xFile, MP3, 320) Universe Media UM072 UK 2014

Writing & Arrangement

DK 4719 Silvio Tancredi - Whole Lotta Love album art The Wonder Band Excerpts From The Wonderful Medley (Vocal) The Wonder Band - Whole Lotta Love(12") ATCO Records DK 4719 US 1979 Sell This Version
Silvio Tancredi - Hot To Trot album art Lourett Russell Grant Lourett Russell Grant - Hot To Trot Alverez Records, Alverez Records US 1979 Sell This Version
Silvio Tancredi - Stairway To Love album art The Wonder Band The Wonder Band - Stairway To Love (Album) ATCO Records US 1979 Sell This Version
Silvio Tancredi - Yellow Fever album art Herbie Mann Kidnappin' Lover Herbie Mann - Yellow Fever (Album) Atlantic US 1979 Sell This Version
COL-CD-6885 Silvio Tancredi - Super Mann / Yellow Fever album art Herbie Mann Kidnappin' Lover Herbie Mann - Super Mann / Yellow Fever(2xCD, Comp) Collectables COL-CD-6885 US 2001 Sell This Version
STRUT064CD Silvio Tancredi - Horse Meat Disco II album art Various Hot To Trot Various - Horse Meat Disco II(CD, Comp, Mixed) Strut STRUT064CD UK 2010 Sell This Version
LP-7592, LP.2474 Silvio Tancredi - Dos Canarios - Melodías Inmortales album art Johan Dalgas Frisch Johan Dalgas Frisch - Dos Canarios - Melodías Inmortales(LP, Album) Palacio, Copacabana LP-7592, LP.2474 Venezuela Unknown Sell This Version

Production

Silvio Tancredi - Brazuca album art Simbora Orchestra Simbora Orchestra - Brazuca (Single) Atlantic Spain 1978 Sell This Version
200265 Simbora Orchestra Simbora Orchestra - Brazuca / Simbora(7", Single) Atlantic 200265 Venezuela 1978 Sell This Version
Silvio Tancredi - Hot To Trot album art Lourett Russell Grant Lourett Russell Grant - Hot To Trot Alverez Records, Alverez Records US 1979 Sell This Version
Silvio Tancredi - Flee album art The Jeremy Spencer Band The Jeremy Spencer Band - Flee (Album) Atlantic UK 1979 Sell This Version
Silvio Tancredi - Whole Lotta Love album art The Wonder Band The Wonder Band - Whole Lotta Love ATCO Records US 1979 Sell This Version
Silvio Tancredi - Stairway To Love album art The Wonder Band The Wonder Band - Stairway To Love (Album) ATCO Records US 1979 Sell This Version
Silvio Tancredi - Yellow Fever album art Herbie Mann Herbie Mann - Yellow Fever (Album) Atlantic US 1979 Sell This Version
GM-200.2590, Lps 200.2590 Silvio Tancredi - Disco Fiebre Vol.. 1 album art Various Brazuca Various - Disco Fiebre Vol.. 1(LP, Comp) Atlantic, Atlantic GM-200.2590, Lps 200.2590 Venezuela 1979 Sell This Version
DMD 787 Silvio Tancredi - Do Whatcha Wanna Do album art Gianni Sirenne Gianni Sirenne - Do Whatcha Wanna Do(12", Maxi, Promo) Atlantic DMD 787 US 1984 Sell This Version
TFW 1016 Silvio Tancredi - Knights Of The Turntables album art The Dynamic Duo* Featuring Shaquan The Dynamic Duo* Featuring Shaquan - Knights Of The Turntables(12") 25 West Records TFW 1016 US 1985 Sell This Version
TFW 1017 Silvio Tancredi - Tonight I'll Make You Mine album art The Dynamic Duo* Presents Kristin Pettit* The Dynamic Duo* Presents Kristin Pettit* - Tonight I'll Make You Mine(12") 25 West Records TFW 1017 US 1985 Sell This Version