| Vicky Dee|
Boogie, Garage house
| New York City, New York, United States (1981)|
SAM Records, Virgin Records
Fisnikët, Tingulli 3nt, Curtis Hairston, NRG Band, Lyrical Son
Vicky “D” was a short-lived New York-based post-disco/garage house group best known for their club hit "This Beat Is Mine". As of January 23, 1982, "This Beat Is Mine" was at #30 on Billboard Club Play Singles chart. The highest position on the same chart was #11.
"This Beat Is Mine" was distributed by Sam Records in the US and Virgin Records in the UK.
Vicky "D" recorded two songs for Sam Records; uptempo dance hit "This Beat Is Mine" and uncharted reggae song "Mystery Lover", respectively. "This Beat Is Mine" and "Mystery Lover" were both produced by Gary R. Turnier of Gary's Gang and written by Andre Booth who collaborated with musicians such as MC Shan, Big Daddy Kane and Lords of the Underground.
Vicky D's recordings can be found on various compilation albums such as 80s Groove, Vol. II (Ministry of Sound), 100 Hits: 80s Dance (Demon Music Group) and Boogie's Gonna Getcha: '80s New York Boogie (BackBeat).
Snoop Dogg sampled "This Beat Is Mine" for a song on his 2011 Doggumentary album, called "This Weed Iz Mine"."This Beat Is Mine"
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