Mickey Oliver

Real Name:
Michael Lee Oliver
Profile:
A founding member of the Chicago radio mixshow team on 102.7 WBMX, collectively known as the Hot Mix 5, and the resulting record label Hot Mix 5 Records. Went on to start his own record label in 1988, M Records. Much of Mickey's music after 1987 was published by his own Mixin Music publishing company.

Contact: mickeymixinoliver [at] gmail [dot] com.
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Albums

M-1, 6757 In-Ten-Si-T — Mickey Oliver Mickey Oliver Vocals By Shanna Jae Mickey Oliver Vocals By Shanna Jae - In-Ten-Si-T (Album) M Records (6), M Records (6) M-1, 6757 US 1988 Sell This Version
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. MTX Bass Zone — Mickey Oliver Mickey Oliver MTX Bass Zone(CD, Ltd) Not On Label (MTX Audio Self-released) . US 1992 Sell This Version
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Singles & EPs

DJ-911 Breakin' Up Breakin' Down — Mickey Oliver Michael Oliver* Breakin' Up Breakin' Down D.J. International Records DJ-911 US 1986 Sell This Version
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NU-1257 Lost Inside The Noise — Mickey Oliver Mickey "Mixin" Oliver* Lost Inside The Noise(12") Nuance Records NU-1257 US 1986 Sell This Version
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HMF 104 Just A Tease — Mickey Oliver Mickey Oliver Featuring Tagé Mickey Oliver Featuring Tagé - Just A Tease Hot Mix 5 Records HMF 104 US 1987 Sell This Version
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HMF 109 In-Ten-Si-T — Mickey Oliver Mickey Oliver In-Ten-Si-T (Single) Hot Mix 5 Records HMF 109 US 1988 Sell This Version
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HMF 112 Never Let Go — Mickey Oliver Mickey Oliver Featuring Shanna Jae Mickey Oliver Featuring Shanna Jae - Never Let Go (Maxi) Hot Mix 5 Records HMF 112 US 1988 Sell This Version
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HMF 120 I Need A Beat — Mickey Oliver Mickey Oliver I Need A Beat(12") Hot Mix 5 Records HMF 120 US 1988 Sell This Version
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M205 Bass Line (The Gemini Rap) — Mickey Oliver A Mickey Oliver Project* Featuring M.C. Taste A Mickey Oliver Project* Featuring M.C. Taste - Bass Line (The Gemini Rap)(12") M Records (6) M205 US 1988 Sell This Version
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M-204 Anticipate — Mickey Oliver Mickey Oliver Anticipate M Records (6) M-204 US 1988 Sell This Version
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TTT 101 Heart's Desire — Mickey Oliver Mickey "Mixin" Oliver* Feat. Loni Clark Mickey "Mixin" Oliver* Feat. Loni Clark - Heart's Desire (Single) Turn The Tables Records TTT 101 US 2004 Sell This Version
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none Mickey Mixin Oliver* Feat. Raquela Mickey Mixin Oliver* Feat. Raquela - Nothin' More To Give(CDr, Single, Promo) Turn The Tables Records none US 2006 Sell This Version
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none I Know It's You — Mickey Oliver Mickey Oliver Meet Kathy Phillips Mickey Oliver Meet Kathy Phillips - I Know It's You (Maxi, Single) Turn The Table Records none US 2007 Sell This Version
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none As Days Go By — Mickey Oliver Mickey Oliver featuring Kim Smith (3) Mickey Oliver featuring Kim Smith (3) - As Days Go By(CDr, Single, Promo) Intens-T Records none US 2011 Sell This Version
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BLACKRIOTD01 Rendition / Just A Tease — Mickey Oliver Buckley / Mickey Oliver Buckley / Mickey Oliver - Rendition / Just A Tease Black Riot BLACKRIOTD01 UK 2017 Sell This Version

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Mister_DJ

Mister_DJ

July 20, 2007
edited over 15 years ago
A hugely influential DJ (especially in my house where he is otherwise known as "God"). Founder member of the Hot Mix 5, his shows were particularly noted for their seamless blend of Hi Nrg, Italo Disco, Electro, good 80's Pop and of course early Chicago House. His production skills were equally as influential and forward thinking. This music is well worth checking out and sounds as fresh today as it did back then. Sadly he doesn't seem to get mentioned in the same revered tones as say Jesse Saunders, Farley Jackmaster Funk and his other Chicago House peers. However at least in one house - MY house - Mickey, you are "The King". Amen.

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