Norman Cook

Norman Cook

Real Name:
Norman Quentin Cook (born Quentin Leo Cook — name changed by deed poll in 2002)
Profile:
Brighton (UK)-based DJ, producer, artist and label owner, who has enjoyed UK chart hits under more pseudonyms than anyone else.

Born 31 July 1963, he first came to public attention in the mid-80s as bassist of popular indie guitar band The Housemartins, but was already DJing and producing dance music on the side. Began recording solo when the Housemartins split in 1988, before forming the group Beats International, who had a UK number one hit, "Dub Be Good To Me". Whether recording jazz-funk with Freakpower, euphoric house as Pizzaman or sample-heavy big beat as Fatboy Slim, Cook has always been a producer with a commercial ear.
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Norman Cook Discography

Albums

BCM 50437 Norman Cook All-Star Breakbeats Volume 1 (Album) Music Of Life BCM 50437 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
HITCD11 Norman Cook Skip To My Loops AMG (2) HITCD11 UK 1992 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

MM001 Norman Cook D.J. Mega-Mix Vol. 1(12", P/Mixed, Ltd, Promo) DJ Megamix MM001 UK 1986 Sell This Version
GOD X 37 Norman Cook For Spacious Lies (Single) Go! Discs, Go! Discs GOD X 37 UK 1989 Sell This Version
874 418-7 Norman Cook Blame It On The Bassline (Maxi, Single) Go! Discs 874 418-7 Europe 1989 Sell This Version
449.3017.122 Carl Cox With Norman Cook Carl Cox With Norman Cook - That's The Bass (Maxi) Play It Again Sam [PIAS] 449.3017.122 Belgium 2006 Sell This Version

Compilations

314 564 787-2 Fatboy Slim / Norman Cook Fatboy Slim / Norman Cook - The Fatboy Slim / Norman Cook Collection (Comp) Hip-O Records 314 564 787-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
CLP 1581-2 Paul Oakenfold & Norman Cook Paul Oakenfold & Norman Cook - The Ultimate DJ Sample Box(2xCD, Comp) Hypnotic CLP 1581-2 US 2006 Sell This Version

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RoryHoy

RoryHoy

March 7, 2016
edited 3 months ago
Without him - Dance music wouldn't be the mainstream phenomenon it is today - he opened the doors for everybody right now. We salute you Norm!

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