Music Of Life

Music Of Life

Profile:
Premier UK Hip Hop label started by Simon Harris 1986.

As well as quality singles releases, the label also put out numerous DJ-Tool compilations like 'Beats, Breaks & Scratches' and 'All-Star Breakbeats'.
Most notable releases include "I'm Riffin' (English Rasta)" by MC Duke and "Untitled" by Hardnoise which are arguably the most sampled tracks in UK Hip Hop history thanks to the acapellas.
Now part of Marathon Media International with continued involvement of Simon Harris .

Associated Labels/Companies:
Music Of Life Publishing
Music Of Life Productions
Music Of Life Records
Music Of Life Records Ltd.
Sublabels
Contact Info:
Boulevarden 6
9000 Aalborg
Denmark

anna@mmiuk.com
Sites:
[l11332]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
1C 564-32 1872 2 Various The Sound Of Cooltempo Vol. 2(CD, Comp) Chrysalis 1C 564-32 1872 2 Germany 1991 Sell This Version
7 NOTE 1 Vicious Rumor Club Whole Lotta Love(7") Music Of Life 7 NOTE 1 UK 1987 Sell This Version
7 NOTE 2 The Microphone Prince Who's The Captain(7") Music Of Life 7 NOTE 2 UK 1987 Sell This Version
7 NOTE 007 Derek B Get Down(7") Music Of Life 7 NOTE 007 UK 1987 Sell This Version
7 NOTE 12 Derek B Good Groove (Single) 7 NOTE 12 UK 1988 Sell This Version
7 NOTE 17 Einstein (2) ... Friday Night & Saturday Morning(7") Music Of Life 7 NOTE 17 UK 1988 Sell This Version
7 NOTE 25 MC Duke I'm Riffin' (English Rasta)(7") Music Of Life 7 NOTE 25 UK 1989 Sell This Version
7 NOTE 27 MC Duke & DJ Leader One* MC Duke & DJ Leader One* - Throw Your Hands In The Air(7") Music Of Life 7 NOTE 27 UK 1989 Sell This Version
7 Note 35 MC Duke & DJ Leader One* MC Duke & DJ Leader One* - The Final Conflict(7", Single) Music Of Life 7 Note 35 UK 1990 Sell This Version
7 NOTE 36 Einstein (2) Are We Ready To Party(7") Music Of Life 7 NOTE 36 UK 1990 Sell This Version
7 NOTE 41 Daddy Freddy Daddy Freddy's In Town(7") Music Of Life 7 NOTE 41 UK 1991 Sell This Version
7 NOTE 45 Daddy Freddy Respect(7") Music Of Life 7 NOTE 45 UK 1990 Sell This Version
7 NOTE 46 She Rockers Featuring Betty Boo She Rockers Featuring Betty Boo - Give It A Rest (1990)(7", Single) Music Of Life 7 NOTE 46 UK 1990 Sell This Version
12 MNG 738 Demon Boyz International Karate(12") Mango Street, Mango Street, Island Records 12 MNG 738 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
1988 Simon Harris Beats Breaks & Scratches Volume 2(LP) Music Of Life 1988 UK 1988 Sell This Version
0028905EDL / EDL 2890-5 Diesel Kings* Purple Rain(CD, Single) Edelton 0028905EDL / EDL 2890-5 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
50366 The London Dread Collective Kreem Of The Krop(CD, Comp) BCM Records 50366 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1989 Sell This Version
55136 Simon Harris Beats, Breaks & Scratches (The Ultimate Breakbeat Collection) Vol. 1 + 2(2xCD) BCM Records 55136 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1988 Sell This Version
55317 Simon Harris Beats, Breaks & Scratches (The Ultimate Breakbeat Collection) Vol. 3 + 4(2xCD) BCM Records 55317 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1989 Sell This Version
0060745CLU Daddy Freddy Pain Killa(CD, Maxi) Club Tools 0060745CLU Germany 1994 Sell This Version
0060825CLU Frequency Dip Oxygene (C'mon C'mon)(CD, Maxi) Club Tools 0060825CLU Germany 1995 Sell This Version
080 456-2 Derek B We've Got The Juice(CDV, Single, PAL) Tuff Audio, Phonogram, Music Of Life 080 456-2 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
112 646 Strength (3) Gotta Be Strong(7") Arista 112 646 UK 1989 Sell This Version
848 522-2 Various Richie Rich's Rap Academy(CD, Comp, Mixed) 4th & Broadway, Island Records 848 522-2 UK 1991 Sell This Version
870 315-7 Derek B Good Groove(7") Mercury 870 315-7 Netherlands 1988 Sell This Version
886 305-1 Simon Harris Bass (How Low Can You Go) (Single) 886 305-1 US 1988 Sell This Version
886 343-7 Simon Harris Here Comes That Sound(7", Single) FFRR, Metronome, London Records 886 343-7 Germany 1988 Sell This Version
886 413-1 Simon Harris Here Comes That Sound 886 413-1 US 1988 Sell This Version
977.985 Asher D (2) & DJ Torch* Asher D (2) & DJ Torch* - Jungle Skank(12") 360° Records (2) 977.985 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
ASHER 1 Asher D & Daddy Freddy Ragamuffin Hip-Hop(LP) Music Of Life ASHER 1 UK 1988 Sell This Version
ASHER 1C Asher D & Daddy Freddy Ragamuffin Hip-Hop(Cass, Album) Music Of Life ASHER 1C UK 1988 Sell This Version
ASHER 2 Asher D (2) Still Kickin'(LP, Album) Music Of Life ASHER 2 UK 1991 Sell This Version
ASHER 2CD Asher D (2) Still Kickin'(CD, Album) Music Of Life ASHER 2CD UK 1991 Sell This Version
B.C. 12-2143-40 Einstein (2) Friday Night & Saturday Morning(12") BCM Records B.C. 12-2143-40 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1988 Sell This Version
BCM 12135 MC Duke Miracles(12") BCM Records BCM 12135 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1988 Sell This Version
BCM 12204 MC Duke I'm Riffin' (English Rasta)(12") BCM Records BCM 12204 Germany 1989 Sell This Version
BCM 12209 Einstein (2) The Freeze(12") BCM Records BCM 12209 Germany 1989 Sell This Version
BCM 12318 MC Duke & DJ Leader One* MC Duke & DJ Leader One* - Throw Your Hands In The Air(12") BCM Records BCM 12318 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1989 Sell This Version
BCM 12332 Asher D & Daddy Freddy We Are The Champions(12") BCM Records BCM 12332 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1989 Sell This Version
BCM 12436 MC Duke & DJ Leader One* MC Duke & DJ Leader One* - The Final Conflict(12") BCM Records BCM 12436 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1990 Sell This Version
BCM 20502 Daddy Freddy Respect(CD) BCM Records BCM 20502 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1990 Sell This Version
BCM 33006 Asher D & Daddy Freddy Ragamuffin Hip-Hop(LP, Album) BCM Records BCM 33006 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1988 Sell This Version
BCM 33215 Simon Harris Beats, Breaks & Scratches Volume 7(LP) Music Of Life BCM 33215 Germany 1991 Sell This Version
BCM 33367 MC Duke & DJ Leader 1 MC Duke & DJ Leader 1 - Organised Rhyme(LP) BCM Records BCM 33367 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1989 Sell This Version
BCM 33438 Einstein (2) The Theory Of Emcees Squдred(LP, Album) BCM Records BCM 33438 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1990 Sell This Version
BCM 33498 DJ Black Steal The Original Wildstyle Breakbeats Album(LP, Album) BCM Records BCM 33498 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
BCM 35136 Simon Harris Beats, Breaks & Scratches (The Ultimate Breakbeat Collection) Vol. 1 + 2(2xLP) BCM Records BCM 35136 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1988 Sell This Version
BCM 36152 Simon Harris Beats Breaks & Scratches Volume 5(LP) BCM Records BCM 36152 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1990 Sell This Version
BCM 36235 Simon Harris Beats, Breaks & Scratches - Vol. 3(LP, Comp) BCM Records BCM 36235 Germany 1989 Sell This Version
BCM 36316 Simon Harris Beats, Breaks & Scratches Volume 4(LP) BCM Records BCM 36316 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1989 Sell This Version
BCM 50203 Demon Boyz Recognition(CD, Album) BCM Records BCM 50203 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1989 Sell This Version
BCM 50215 Simon Harris Beats, Breaks & Scratches Vol. 7(CD) BCM Records BCM 50215 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1991 Sell This Version
BCM 50498 DJ Black Steal The Original Wildstyle Breakbeats Album(CD, Album) BCM Records BCM 50498 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
BDN 09 Demon Boyz Recognition(CD, Album, RE) Suspect Packages, Boombox Distribution Network BDN 09 UK 2007 Sell This Version
B-MX-1211 MC Duke I'm Riffin' (English Rasta)(12") Grind Records B-MX-1211 Spain 1989 Sell This Version
BUS-107-PRO Monte Luv & D.J. Rob* Silk Smooth(7", S/Sided, Single, Promo) Barcelona Urban Sound BUS-107-PRO Spain 1991 Sell This Version
BUS LIFE 1001 CD Simon Harris Beats, Breaks & Scratches Volume 7(CD) Barcelona Urban Sound BUS LIFE 1001 CD Spain 1991 Sell This Version
BUS LIFE 1001 LP Simon Harris Beats, Breaks & Scratches Volume 7(LP) Barcelona Urban Sound BUS LIFE 1001 LP Spain 1991 Sell This Version
CD 35 846 5 2 Unlimited Hits Unlimited(CD, Comp) Byte Records, ZYX Music CD 35 846 5 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
CD 290-07-224 Simon Harris Greatest Hits(CD, Comp) X-Plode (2) CD 290-07-224 Germany 1996 Sell This Version
CDRPM 1338 Various Ragga Steady(CD, Comp) RPM CDRPM 1338 South Africa 1993 Sell This Version
CLP 1162-2 Paul Oakenfold Bust A Groove(CD, RE) Hypnotic CLP 1162-2 US 2002 Sell This Version
CUTS 2 Various Cool Cuts 2(7", EP, Comp, Promo) Record Mirror CUTS 2 UK 1988 Sell This Version
DEMON 1 Demon Boyz Recognition (Album) DEMON 1 UK 1989 Sell This Version
DEMON 1C Demon Boyz Recognition (Album) DEMON 1C UK 1989 Sell This Version
DISTURB 2 Simon Harris Back 2 The Bass(LP, Album) Living Beat Records DISTURB 2 UK 1992 Sell This Version
DMC 59/2 Various December 87 - Mixes 2(12", Comp, Mixed) DMC DMC 59/2 UK 1987 Sell This Version
DRKCD 2 Derek B We've Got The Juice(CD, Maxi) Music Of Life, Mercury DRKCD 2 UK 1988 Sell This Version
DTKCD038 Various Rappaz 'N Da Hood Disc 1(CD, Comp) Dressed To Kill DTKCD038 UK 1997 Sell This Version
DTKCD039 Various Rappaz 'N Da Hood Disc 2(CD, Comp) Dressed To Kill DTKCD039 UK 1997 Sell This Version
DTKCD040 Various Rappaz 'N Da Hood Disc 3(CD, Comp) Dressed To Kill DTKCD040 UK 1997 Sell This Version
DTKCD041 Various Rappaz 'N Da Hood Disc 4(CD, Comp) Dressed To Kill DTKCD041 UK 1997 Sell This Version
DUKE 1 M.C. Duke* & DJ Leader One* M.C. Duke* & DJ Leader One* - Organised Rhyme (Album) DUKE 1 UK 1989 Sell This Version
DUKE 1C MC Duke & DJ Leader 1 MC Duke & DJ Leader 1 - Organised Rhyme(Cass, Album) Music Of Life DUKE 1C UK 1989 Sell This Version
DUKE 1CD MC Duke & DJ Leader One* MC Duke & DJ Leader One* - Organised Rhyme(CD, Album) Music Of Life, Music Of Life, Music Of Life DUKE 1CD UK & Europe 1989 Sell This Version
DUKE 2 Duke* Return Of The Dread-I (Album) DUKE 2 UK 1991 Sell This Version
DUKE 2C Duke* Return Of The Dread-I(Cass, Album) Music Of Life DUKE 2C UK 1991 Sell This Version
DUKE 2CD Duke* Return Of The Dread-I(CD, Album) Music Of Life DUKE 2CD UK 1991 Sell This Version
F 106 Simon Harris Featuring Lonnie Gordon Simon Harris Featuring Lonnie Gordon - I've Got Your Pleasure Control(7") FFRR, FFRR F 106 UK 1989 Sell This Version
FATHOP 006 Asher D & Daddy Freddy / Jerome Hill Asher D & Daddy Freddy / Jerome Hill - Raggamuffin Hip Hop(7") Fat Hop FATHOP 006 UK 2013 Sell This Version
FFR 12 Simon Harris Here Comes That Sound (Single) FFR 12 UK 1988 Sell This Version
FFRX 12 Simon Harris Here Comes That Sound(12") FFRR, FFRR FFRX 12 UK 1988 Sell This Version
FREDDY 1 Daddy Freddy Stress (Album) FREDDY 1 UK 1990 Sell This Version
FREDDY 1C Daddy Freddy Stress(Cass, Album) Music Of Life FREDDY 1C UK 1991 Sell This Version
FREDDY 1CD Daddy Freddy Stress(CD, Album) Music Of Life FREDDY 1CD UK 1991 Sell This Version
Freddy 2 Daddy Freddy Now Or Never Freddy 2 UK 1992 Sell This Version
FREDDY 2 Daddy Freddy Raggamuffin Soldier(LP) Music Of Life FREDDY 2 UK 1992 Sell This Version
FREDDY 2C Daddy Freddy Raggamuffin Soldier(Cass, Album) Music Of Life FREDDY 2C UK 1992 Sell This Version
FREDDY 2CD Daddy Freddy Raggamuffin Soldier(CD, Album) Music Of Life FREDDY 2CD UK 1992 Sell This Version
GAL088 Various Jungle Ragga - Blow Dem Brains(CD, Album, Comp) Not On Label GAL088 UK Unknown Sell This Version
GPC 310 Various Το Κανάλι 15 Παρουσιάζει Την Music Of Life(LP, Comp) General Publishing Company GPC 310 Greece 1990 Sell This Version
GRF288 Various Hard As Hell (The Best Of Hardcore Rap)(CD, Comp) Tring International PLC GRF288 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
HHOP87 Various Hip Hop 87(2xLP, Comp, P/Mixed) Serious Records (2), Serious Records (2) HHOP87 UK 1987 Sell This Version
HOPLP 001 Various Hardcore Solution Part 1(LP) Hardcore One Productions HOPLP 001 Switzerland 2001 Sell This Version
INCT41 Samantha Fox Go For The Heart (The Remixes)(12") 12INC INCT41 1995 Sell This Version
LBECD029 SHX Blow Your Mind(CD, Single) Living Beat Records LBECD029 UK 1994 Sell This Version
LBE CD32 The Diesel Kings Purple Rain Etc.(CD, Single) Living Beat Records, Seminal Recordings LBE CD32 UK Unknown Sell This Version
LBECD 038 Joyce Sims Who's Crying Now?(CD, Single) Living Beat Records LBECD 038 UK 1995 Sell This Version
LBECD41 Rolf Harris Bohemian Rhapsody(CD, Single) Living Beat Records, Living Beat Records LBECD41 UK 1996 Sell This Version
LBES 41 Rolf Harris Bohemian Rhapsody(7", Pic) Living Beat Records LBES 41 UK 1996 Sell This Version