Man Parrish

Man Parrish

Real Name:
Manuel Joseph Parrish
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Man Parrish has produced, mixed and performed on over forty records including among his own recordings, The Village People, Michael Jackson, Boy George or Gloria Gaynor
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Man Parrish Discography

Albums

POLDC 5101 Man Parrish Man Parrish (Album) Importe/12 Records POLDC 5101 UK 1982 Sell This Version
RHR 5102, 5102 Man Parrish Boogie Down (Album) Rams Horn Records, Rams Horn Records RHR 5102, 5102 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
SPLK-7088 Man Parrish Hip Hop Bee Bop (Comp, Album) Unidisc SPLK-7088 Canada 1993 Sell This Version
HTCD 66122-2 Man Parrish 2(CD, Album) Hot Productions HTCD 66122-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
HTCD 33256-2 Man Parrish Dreamtime(CD, Album, Mixed) Man Made Productions, Hot Productions HTCD 33256-2 US 1998 Sell This Version
none Man Parrish Ambient Music For Sleep(4xFile, MP3, 160) Parrish Enterprises none US 2003

Singles & EPs

MP-324 Man Parrish Hip Hop Be Bop / Heatstroke (Maxi) Importe/12 Records MP-324 US 1982 Sell This Version
MP-322 Man Parrish Man Made Importe/12 Records MP-322 US 1982 Sell This Version
YE-127 Man Parrish Hip Hop, Be Bop (Don't Stop) (Maxi, Single) Importe/12 Records YE-127 US 1982 Sell This Version
POSPX 593 Man Parrish Heatstroke / Man Made (Maxi, Single) Polydor POSPX 593 UK 1982 Sell This Version
RHR 12-3204, 12-3204 Man Parrish Heartstroke / Hip Hop, Be Bop (Don't Stop) (Single) Rams Horn Records, Rams Horn Records RHR 12-3204, 12-3204 Netherlands 1983 Sell This Version
SPBO-7411 Man Parrish Hip Hop, Be Bop (Don't Stop)(7", Single) RCA SPBO-7411 Spain 1983 Sell This Version
5001 624, AB MIX 5 Tears For Fears / Man Parrish / The Maisonettes Tears For Fears / Man Parrish / The Maisonettes - Change / Heatstroke / Heartache Avenue(12", Ltd, Promo) Polygram, Dee Jay's Gang 5001 624, AB MIX 5 Italy 1983 Sell This Version
AS 5000 644 Man Parrish / Malcolm McLaren & The World's Famous Supreme Team* Man Parrish / Malcolm McLaren & The World's Famous Supreme Team* - Heatstroke / Buffalo Gals(7", Promo) PolyGram AS 5000 644 Italy 1983 Sell This Version
MP-324 Man Parrish Hip Hop Be Bop (Don't Stop) / Boogie Down Bronx Importe/12 Records MP-324 US 1984 Sell This Version
INT 126.509 Man Parrish Featuring Freeze Force Man Parrish Featuring Freeze Force - Boogie Down (Bronx) (Single, Maxi) Sugarscoop INT 126.509 Germany 1984 Sell This Version
RHR 3338 Man Parrish Six Simple Synthesizers (Special Remix By Ben Liebrand)(12", Single) Rams Horn Records RHR 3338 Netherlands 1984 Sell This Version
RHR 3460 Man Parrish Hey There, Home Boys (Maxi) Sugarscoop RHR 3460 Netherlands 1985 Sell This Version
RR2008 Man 2 Man Meet Man Parrish Man 2 Man Meet Man Parrish - Male Stripper / All Men Are Beasts Recca Records RR2008 US 1986 Sell This Version
BOLTS 4/12 Man To Man* Meet Man Parrish Man To Man* Meet Man Parrish - Male Stripper (Maxi, Single) Bolts Records BOLTS 4/12 UK 1986 Sell This Version
ZYX 5697 Man To Man* Featuring Paul Zone + Man Parrish Man To Man* Featuring Paul Zone + Man Parrish - I Need A Man (Single) ZYX Records ZYX 5697 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
FMS 62282 Man Parrish Brown Sugar (Single) Select Records FMS 62282 US 1987 Sell This Version
19 CAR 72507 Jackie Wilson / Man 2 Man Meet Man Parrish Jackie Wilson / Man 2 Man Meet Man Parrish - Reet Petite / Male Stripper (Original U.S. Remix)(12") Carrere 19 CAR 72507 Italy 1987 Sell This Version
SPEC-1463 Man Parrish / Two Sisters Man Parrish / Two Sisters - Boogie Down / Destiny Unidisc SPEC-1463 USA & Canada 1989 Sell This Version
ZYX 6195 Paul Zone And Man To Man* Featuring Man Parrish Paul Zone And Man To Man* Featuring Man Parrish - Male Stripper (Out Of The Ordinary Techno Mix) / Action! (Maxi, Single) ZYX Records ZYX 6195 US 1989 Sell This Version

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PappaWheelie

PappaWheelie

December 28, 2004
edited over 11 years ago
Man Parrish on Heatstroke: When I first started out I was so broke I made this song called "Heatstroke" as a soundtrack for a porno movie. Some DJ had sampled it off the movie, made an acetate, and somebody told me, "Hey they're playing your music at this club." I ran down to the club and all of a sudden my song came on. I asked the DJ, "Wait a minute, where'd you get that record? It's my music." He told me, "That's your music? Come down to the record company, they'll sign you on the spot."

Man Parrish on Hip-Hop Be-Bop: I was doing ambient experimental music before--I was into Brian Eno. There was a place called the Mud Club where he'd hold court and we'd go and listen to him speak in awe. So music had to be art. That's how I approached it--I was more interested in doing art music than pop music. When "Hip Hop" came out, people wanted me to perform it, but I hated it, it wasn't a real song. There was no structure to it. It wasn't real music, it was a piece of audio art. How could people be interested in that?

Man Parrish on Electro: "Planet Rock" and "Hip Hop Bee Bop" weren't made by starving kids in the ghetto with a message, they were made by whiteboys who wanted to party and dance a little.

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