the best house music from 1989

House Music ’89: The Tracks That Helped Spark a Global Movement

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Black Box – Ride On Time

It’s hard to imagine the dance music scene without this track and indeed without that vocal.

Sampling the classic “Love Sensation” by Loleatta Holloway it is unmistakably one of the biggest house records of all time.

What many people may not realise is that Loleatta Holloway’s label blocked the sample and it was re-recorded by future M-People star Heather Small.

20 Years later the original sample was actually cleared.

Italo House has produced some immense tunes over the years and has had quite the evolution but this has to top them all.


Feeling Nostalgic?

There were, of course, way more than these tracks released in 1989 so which ones are your favourites and why?

Let everyone know in the comments below and share your memories of what it was like to experience these for the first time in ’89.

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