Nitro Deluxe

Real Name:
Young Manny Skretching Jr
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Nitro Deluxe is the moniker for respected American c house Manny Scretching Jr.. Born Young Scretching 1/22/60 in philadelphia, Pa. He performed with a variety of funk and jazz groups including Sun Ra’s Arkestra before signing with Cutting Records
in N.Y.C. in the 1980’s. Blind and suffering from kidney failure Nitro continued to write and record on the Nation Records in last years of his life. His latest material is in the house, hip-hop, and dancehall formats.

His most famous track This Brutal House released in 1986 is considered to be one of the defining early house tracks.

His last release on the “Cutting Records” label was 1990’s “Hypno House”.

On May 2, 2012, Skretching passed away at age 52.
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CR 208 Journey To Cybotron — Nitro Deluxe Nitro Deluxe Journey To Cybotron Cutting Records CR 208 US 1986 Sell This Version
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CR-210 Let's Get Brutal — Nitro Deluxe Nitro Deluxe Let's Get Brutal (Single, Maxi) Cutting Records CR-210 US 1986 Sell This Version
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CR-215-DJ On A Mission — Nitro Deluxe Nitro Deluxe On A Mission Cutting Records CR-215-DJ US 1987 Sell This Version
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CR-241 Hypno House — Nitro Deluxe Nitro Deluxe Featuring Silk (2) Nitro Deluxe Featuring Silk (2) - Hypno House (Single) Cutting Records CR-241 US 1990 Sell This Version
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Republik 003 Brutal Beats Volume One — Nitro Deluxe Nitro Deluxe Brutal Beats Volume One(12", Ltd, TP) Not On Label Republik 003 Unknown Sell This Version

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dylaf

dylaf

June 24, 2015
edited over 7 years ago
Sad to read about your troubles Manny... Thanks for gracing us with some true timeless classics. Peace X
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