Power Play Studios

Power Play Studios

Profile:
A New York recording studio founded in Long Island City, New York by Tony Arfi in 1980. Patrick Adams was a notable engineer / producer there circa 1983-1990. Arfi later moved the studio to Manhattan and then opened a satellite location on Long Island in Westhampton. The related production company is Power Play Productions.

Name variations found on releases:
- Power Play
- Power Play Studio
- Powerplay
- Powerplay Studios
- Powerplay Studios, NYC
- Powerplay, L.I.C, NYC
- Power Play L.I.C., N.Y.

For other studios with the same name, please see:
Power Play Studios, Newark
Power Play Studios, Oakland
Contact Info:
Satellite Location:
Power Play Studios
204 Montauk Highway
Westhampton, NY 11977
USA (Contact info now obsolete)

Second Location,
Power Play Studios
New York, NY
USA

First Location:
Power Play Studios, Inc.
38-12 30th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
USA
(Contact info now obsolete)
Sites:
[l275312]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
1A 064-24-0322-1 Straight Ahead  album cover Stanley Turrentine Straight Ahead(LP, Album) Blue Note 1A 064-24-0322-1 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
4D628 Come To Me  album cover Johnny Bristol Come To Me(CD, Album) Bushka Records 4D628 US 1994 Sell This Version
4M903 Follow The Leader  album cover Eric B. & Rakim Follow The Leader(LP, Album, RE, 180) 4 Men With Beards 4M903 US 2009 Sell This Version
4Z9 04230 Move For Me  album cover Output (4) Move For Me 4Z9 04230 US 1983 Sell This Version
4Z9 04955 One For The Treble (Fresh)  album cover Davy DMX One For The Treble (Fresh) 4Z9 04955 US 1984 Sell This Version
7-LX-40141X Let Me Love You For Tonight  album cover Kariya Let Me Love You For Tonight(7", Promo) Sleeping Bag Records 7-LX-40141X US 1988 Sell This Version
7OET 5 Say You Love Me  album cover Lonnie Liston-Smith* Say You Love Me(7", Single) Other End Records 7OET 5 UK 1984 Sell This Version
12NL002 20世紀  album cover Rhymester 20世紀(12") Next Level Recordings 12NL002 Japan 1995 Sell This Version
12NL003 The God / The Mad  album cover Rhymester The God / The Mad(12") Next Level Recordings 12NL003 Japan 1996 Sell This Version
19NL-001D Plus Alpha  album cover Rhymester Plus Alpha(CD, EP) Next Level Recordings 19NL-001D Japan 1995 Sell This Version
22P2-2777 Life Is A Dance - The Remix Project  album cover Chaka Khan Life Is A Dance - The Remix Project(CD, Comp) Warner Bros. Records 22P2-2777 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
32XB-285 By All Means Necessary  album cover Boogie Down Productions By All Means Necessary(CD, Album) Jive 32XB-285 Japan 1988 Sell This Version
38T73465 Deathwish  album cover Sid & B-Tonn Deathwish(Cass, Single) Rush Associated Labels, Columbia 38T73465 US 1990 Sell This Version
42K 77482 7 Seconds  album cover Youssou N'Dour & Neneh Cherry Youssou N'Dour & Neneh Cherry - 7 Seconds(CD, Maxi) Chaos Recordings 42K 77482 US 1994 Sell This Version
42T 74958 Tonight's Da Night  album cover Redman Tonight's Da Night(Cass, Maxi, Gri) Rush Associated Labels, Def Jam Recordings, Rush Associated Labels, Def Jam Recordings 42T 74958 US 1993 Sell This Version
44K 77894 MVP  album cover Big L MVP(CD, Maxi) Columbia 44K 77894 US 1995 Sell This Version
44T 73705 Rampage  album cover EPMD Rampage(Cass, Maxi, Gri) Def Jam Recordings, Rush Associated Labels, Def Jam Recordings, Rush Associated Labels 44T 73705 US 1991 Sell This Version
49K 74309 Whose Fist Is This Anyway  album cover Prong Whose Fist Is This Anyway(CD, EP) Epic 49K 74309 US 1992 Sell This Version
0993-1 The Ablist  album cover Rob Swift The Ablist(LP, Album) Asphodel, Asphodel 0993-1 US 1999 Sell This Version
0993-2 The Ablist  album cover Rob Swift The Ablist(CD, Album) Asphodel 0993-2 US 1999 Sell This Version
1262 Follow The Leader  album cover Eric B. & Rakim Follow The Leader(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Michael 1262 Thailand 1988 Sell This Version
1-300 The Bridge Is Over   album cover Boogie Down Productions The Bridge Is Over 1-300 US 1987 Sell This Version
4588 Rhymes On My Mind  album cover The Lord Shafiyq* Rhymes On My Mind(Acetate, 12") Not On Label 4588 US 1988 Sell This Version
5215 My Mike Sounds Nice  album cover Salt 'N' Pepa My Mike Sounds Nice(7") High Fashion Music, Dureco Benelux 5215 Netherlands 1987 Sell This Version
10004-1 God Connections  album cover Al' Tariq God Connections(2xLP, Album) Correct Records 10004-1 US 1996 Sell This Version
10005-2 Down To Earth  album cover Grav Down To Earth(CD, Album) Correct Records 10005-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
10005-4 Down To Earth  album cover Grav Down To Earth(Cass, Album) Correct Records 10005-4 US 1996 Sell This Version
10205-2 Do Yo’ Thang / Spectacular  album cover Al’ Tariq* Do Yo’ Thang / Spectacular(CD, Single) Correct Records 10205-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
10208-2 Holdin' It Down / Verbal Attack  album cover Black Attack Holdin' It Down / Verbal Attack(CD, Single) Correct Records 10208-2 US 1997 Sell This Version
10210-2 Everybody's Talkin' / Crime Pays  album cover Al' Tariq Everybody's Talkin' / Crime Pays(CD, Single) Correct Records 10210-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
1097-1-J By All Means Necessary  album cover Boogie Down Productions By All Means Necessary (Album) 1097-1-J US 1988 Sell This Version
1097-2-J By All Means Necessary  album cover Boogie Down Productions By All Means Necessary (Album) 1097-2-J US 1988 Sell This Version
1097-4-J By All Means Necessary  album cover Boogie Down Productions By All Means Necessary(Cass, Album) Jive 1097-4-J US 1988 Sell This Version
1120-7-J Stop The Violence  album cover Boogie Down Productions Stop The Violence (Single) 1120-7-J US 1988 Sell This Version
1121-1-JD Stop The Violence  album cover Boogie Down Productions Stop The Violence(12", Promo) Jive, Jive 1121-1-JD US 1988 Sell This Version
1122-1-J Let The Hustlers Play  album cover Steady B Let The Hustlers Play(LP, Album) Jive, Pop Art Records 1122-1-J US 1988 Sell This Version
1167-1-JD Serious  album cover Steady B Serious 1167-1-JD US 1988 Sell This Version
1167-1-JDAB Serious / I Got Cha  album cover Steady B Serious / I Got Cha(12", Promo) Jive, Pop Art Records 1167-1-JDAB US 1988 Sell This Version
1169-1-JD Jack Of Spades / I'm Still #1  album cover Boogie Down Productions Jack Of Spades / I'm Still #1(12") Jive 1169-1-JD US 1988 Sell This Version
1187-1-J Ghetto Music: The Blueprint Of Hip Hop  album cover Boogie Down Productions Ghetto Music: The Blueprint Of Hip Hop (Album) 1187-1-J US 1989 Sell This Version
1187-2-J Ghetto Music: The Blueprint Of Hip Hop  album cover Boogie Down Productions Ghetto Music: The Blueprint Of Hip Hop (Album) 1187-2-J US Unknown Sell This Version
1187-4-J Ghetto Music: The Blueprint Of Hip Hop  album cover Boogie Down Productions Ghetto Music: The Blueprint Of Hip Hop(Cass, Album) Jive 1187-4-J Canada 1989 Sell This Version
1199-7-J Wee Rule  album cover Wee Papa Girl Rappers Wee Rule (Single) 1199-7-J US 1988 Sell This Version
1210-2-J Diva  album cover Ms. Melodie Diva(CD, Album) Jive 1210-2-J US 1989 Sell This Version
1231-1-JD Why Is That?  album cover Boogie Down Productions Why Is That?(12", Single) Jive 1231-1-JD US 1989 Sell This Version
1231-1-JDX Why Is That?  album cover Boogie Down Productions Why Is That? (Single) 1231-1-JDX US 1989 Sell This Version
1231-4-JS Why Is That?  album cover Boogie Down Productions Why Is That?(Cass, Single) Jive 1231-4-JS US 1989 Sell This Version
1231-4-JSX Why Is That?  album cover Boogie Down Productions Why Is That?(Cass, Single) Jive 1231-4-JSX US 1989 Sell This Version
1265-1-JD Wake Up, Wake Up! / Live On Stage  album cover Ms. Melodie Wake Up, Wake Up! / Live On Stage(12") Jive 1265-1-JD US 1989 Sell This Version
1358-1-J Edutainment  album cover Boogie Down Productions Edutainment(LP, Album) Jive, RCA 1358-1-J US 1990 Sell This Version
1358-2-J Edutainment  album cover Boogie Down Productions Edutainment(CD, Album, RE, RP) Jive, RCA 1358-2-J US Unknown Sell This Version
1360-1-JD Do Dat Dance  album cover She Rockers Do Dat Dance(12") Jive 1360-1-JD US 1990 Sell This Version
1367-1-JD Love's Gonna Get'cha (Material Love)  album cover Boogie Down Productions Love's Gonna Get'cha (Material Love)(12") Jive 1367-1-JD US 1990 Sell This Version
1367-4-JD Love's Gonna Get'cha (Material Love)  album cover Boogie Down Productions Love's Gonna Get'cha (Material Love)(Cass, Maxi) Jive 1367-4-JD US 1990 Sell This Version
1394-1-J Edutainment  album cover Boogie Down Productions Edutainment(LP, Album, Promo) Jive, Jive, RCA 1394-1-J US 1990 Sell This Version
1394-1-JDAB Edutainment  album cover Boogie Down Productions Edutainment(LP, Album, Promo) Jive, RCA 1394-1-JDAB US 1990 Sell This Version
1415-1-JD Ya Know The Rules  album cover Boogie Down Productions Ya Know The Rules(12") Jive 1415-1-JD US 1990 Sell This Version
1415-1-JDAB Ya Know The Rules  album cover Boogie Down Productions Ya Know The Rules(12", Promo) Jive 1415-1-JDAB US 1990 Sell This Version
14216-1 Heavy Rhyme Experience: Vol. 1  album cover The Brand New Heavies Heavy Rhyme Experience: Vol. 1(LP, Album) Delicious Vinyl 14216-1 US 1992 Sell This Version
1549-4ADV DJ Honda  album cover DJ Honda DJ Honda(Cass, Album, Promo) Relativity 1549-4ADV US 1996 Sell This Version
18482-2 Diva  album cover Ms. Melodie Diva(CD, Album, Copy Prot., RE) Throwback Records (2) 18482-2 Greece 2020 Sell This Version
0-25025 Wild Brooklyn Bandits  album cover Black Maddness Wild Brooklyn Bandits(12", Maxi) Select Street Records 0-25025 US 1993 Sell This Version
2842-2-RDJ Silly  album cover Altitude (3) Silly(CD, Single, Promo) Bahia Entertainment 2842-2-RDJ US 1991 Sell This Version
3070-1-N Uptownship  album cover Hugh Masekela Uptownship(LP, Album) Novus 3070-1-N US 1989 Sell This Version
3070-2-N Uptownship  album cover Hugh Masekela Uptownship(CD, Album) Novus, BMG, RCA 3070-2-N US 1989 Sell This Version
32988 My Mike Is On Fire (Remix)  album cover The Lord Shafiyq* My Mike Is On Fire (Remix)(Acetate, 12") Not On Label 32988 US 1988 Sell This Version
33216 Old And New Jams  album cover Spoonie Gee Old And New Jams(LP, Comp) BCM Records 33216 Germany & Switzerland 1989 Sell This Version
35321 Summer Dance Festival - The Musical Highlights  album cover Various Summer Dance Festival - The Musical Highlights(2xLP, Comp) BCM Records 35321 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1989 Sell This Version
50045 Pray  album cover B.M.E. Featuring Leroy Burgess B.M.E. Featuring Leroy Burgess - Pray(12") Freeze Records 50045 US 1994 Sell This Version
51111-2 How Real Israel ?  album cover Bushwackass How Real Israel ?(CD, Album) Pallas Records 51111-2 US 1994 Sell This Version
61002 In My Dreams  album cover Davey Boi In My Dreams(12") Sweet - Nuff Records 61002 US 1989 Sell This Version
66233-2 Phunk Wucha Heard  album cover Sha'dasious Phunk Wucha Heard(CD, Album) RCA 66233-2 US 1994 Sell This Version
0-66354 Check It Out  album cover Grand Puba Check It Out(12", SRC) Elektra 0-66354 US 1992 Sell This Version
0-66496 Oh Well  album cover E.S.P. (3) Oh Well(12", Maxi) Select Records 0-66496 US 1991 Sell This Version
0-66498 Who Stole My Last Piece Of Chicken?  album cover Organized Konfusion Who Stole My Last Piece Of Chicken?(12") Hollywood BASIC 0-66498 US 1991 Sell This Version
0-66507 Ain't Gonna Hurt Nobody  album cover Kid 'N Play* Ain't Gonna Hurt Nobody(12", Maxi) Select Records 0-66507 US 1991 Sell This Version
0-66511 Heal Yourself  album cover H.E.A.L. (Human Education Against Lies)* / M.C. Lyte*, Queen Latifah, KRS-One, Ms. Melodie, Run D.M.C.*, Jam Master Jay, Harmony (3), Kid Capri, Big Daddy Kane, L.L. Cool J.*, Freddie Foxxx H.E.A.L. (Human Education Against Lies)* / M.C. Lyte*, Queen Latifah, KRS-One, Ms. Melodie, Run D.M.C.*, Jam Master Jay, Harmony (3), Kid Capri, Big Daddy Kane, L.L. Cool J.*, Freddie Foxxx - Heal Yourself(12") Elektra 0-66511 US 1991 Sell This Version
0-66642 Crazay 4/U  album cover Entouch (2) Crazay 4/U(12") Elektra, Vintertainment 0-66642 US 1990 Sell This Version
70002-1 We're Compatible  album cover Mr. Freeze And The Homewreckers We're Compatible(12") Radical Records 70002-1 US 1993 Sell This Version
70443 Wonderland  album cover Erasure Wonderland(LP, Album) Mute, Mute Sonet France 70443 France 1986 Sell This Version
81719-1 Energy, Love And Unity  album cover Nice And Wild* Energy, Love And Unity(LP, Album, Promo) Atlantic 81719-1 US 1987 Sell This Version
81784-1 Shock!  album cover Aleem Featuring Leroy Burgess Aleem Featuring Leroy Burgess - Shock!(LP, Album) Atlantic 81784-1 US 1987 Sell This Version
82108-1 Tell The World My Name  album cover K-Solo Tell The World My Name(LP, Album) Atlantic 82108-1 US 1990 Sell This Version
82131-4 Sweatin' Me Wet  album cover Greyson & Jasun Sweatin' Me Wet (Album) 82131-4 US 1991 Sell This Version
0-86198 Spellbound  album cover K-Solo Spellbound(12") Atlantic 0-86198 US 1990 Sell This Version
92230-2 Ain't No Other  album cover MC Lyte Ain't No Other(CD, Album, Obi) 飛碟唱片, First Priority Music, Atlantic Street 92230-2 Taiwan 1993 Sell This Version
0-96454 Cappucino  album cover MC Lyte Cappucino(12") First Priority Music 0-96454 US 1990 Sell This Version
9875-2-R Stop The World  album cover Black, Rock & Ron* Stop The World(CD, Album) RCA 9875-2-R US 1989 Sell This Version
99107 The Glow Of Love  album cover Change The Glow Of Love(LP, Album, W/Lbl) Warner Bros. Records 99107 Greece 1980 Sell This Version
105882 Kid 'N Play's Funhouse  album cover Kid 'N Play* Kid 'N Play's Funhouse(CD, Album) Accord 105882 France 1990 Sell This Version
111865 Telling The Truth  album cover Michael B.* And Roǵer* Michael B.* And Roǵer* - Telling The Truth(12") Telling The Truth Records 111865 US 1986 Sell This Version
1-26179 Take A Look Around  album cover Master Ace* Take A Look Around(LP, Album) Cold Chillin', Cold Chillin' 1-26179 US 1990 Sell This Version
1-26474 The Tape  album cover Kid Capri The Tape(LP, Album) Cold Chillin' 1-26474 US 1991 Sell This Version
1-61195 Hazardous  album cover Godfather Don Hazardous(LP, Album) Select Records 1-61195 US 1991 Sell This Version
1-61206 Face The Nation  album cover Kid 'N Play* Face The Nation(LP, Album) Select Records 1-61206 US 1991 Sell This Version
208 705 Paid In Full  album cover Eric B. & Rakim Paid In Full (Album) 208 705 Europe 1987 Sell This Version
210 098 Silent Assassin  album cover Sly And Robbie* Silent Assassin (Album) 210 098 Europe 1989 Sell This Version
255 711-1 Follow The Leader  album cover Eric B. & Rakim Follow The Leader(LP, Album) MCA Records, UNI Records 255 711-1 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
255 711-2 Follow The Leader  album cover Eric B. & Rakim Follow The Leader(CD, Album) MCA Records, MCA Records 255 711-2 Germany 1988 Sell This Version
255 711-4 Follow The Leader  album cover Eric B. & Rakim Follow The Leader(Cass, Album) UNI Records 255 711-4 Europe 1988 Sell This Version