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Electra

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

Jibaro

A Jibaro (Spectrum Remix) (7:25)
B1 Jibaro (Ying-Yang Mix) (8:11)
B2 The Future (Edition 2) (4:15)

FFRR

Cat No: FFRRX 9
Released: 1988

£6.50

DNA & Suzanne Vega

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

Tom's Diner

A Tom's Diner (5:20)
B1 Tom's Diner (Reprise) (2:39)
B2 Tom's Diner (A Cappella) (2:08)

A&M Records

Cat No: AMY 592
Released: 1990

£6.50

Saint Etienne

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

Only Love Can Break Your Heart

A Only Love Can Break Your Heart (4:29)
B Only Love Can Break Your Heart (Version) (4:41)

Heavenly

Cat No: HVN 212
Released: 1990

£12.00

Raze & Lady J & The Secretary Of Entertainment

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

All 4 Love (Break 4 Love 1990)

A1 All 4 Love (Break 4 Love 1990) (Club Mix) (5:12)
A2 All 4 Love (Break 4 Love 1990) (Dub Instrumental) (4:27)
B1 All 4 Love (Break 4 Love 1990) (Robs Rap Mix) (5:25)
B2 All 4 Love (Break 4 Love 1990) (Acapella) (4:33)

Champion

Cat No: CHAMP 12-228
Released: 1990

£4.50

Illusion

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

Why Can't We Live Together

A Why Can't We Live Together (Love&Unity Remix)
B Why Can't We Live Together (Original 12" Version)

Rumour Records

Cat No: RUMAT 1
Released: 1989

£6.00

Carly Simon

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

Why (Extended Version)

A Carly Simon Why (Extended Version) (8:09)
B Chic Why (Instrumental (Extended Version)) (7:03)

WEA

Cat No: K 79300T
Released: 1982
Out Of Stock

Xpansions

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

Move Your Body (Elevation)

A1 Move Your Body (Elevation) (Club Mix)
B1 Move Your Body (Elevation) (Alternative Mix)
B2 Move Your Body (Elevation) (Other Mix)

Arista

Cat No: 613 683

£7.50

Raze

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

Break 4 Love

A Break For Love (Spanish Mix) (5:25)
AA1 Break For Love (French Mix) (5:25)
AA2 Break For Love (Italian Mix) (5:25)

Champion

Cat No: CHAMP X12-67
Released: 1988

£6.00

Nomad & MC Mikee Freedom

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

(I Wanna Give You) Devotion

A Nomad & MC Mikee Freedom (I Wanna Give You) Devotion (6:42)
B1 Nomad (I Wanna Give You) Devotion (Instrumental) (6:42)
B2 Nomad Sang-Froid (3:32)

Rumour Records

Cat No: RUMAT 25
Released: 1990

£5.00

808 State

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

Pacific

A1 Pacific-202 (5:38)
A2 Pacific State-Origin (6:31)
B1 Pacific-303 (6:23)
B2 Cobra-Bora-Shortcut (1:08)

ZTT

Cat No: ZANG 1T
Released: 1989
Out Of Stock

Beloved, The

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

The Sun Rising

A1 The Sun Rising (4:59)
A2 The Sun Rising (Gentle Night) (2:47)
B1 The Sun Rising (Eurovisionary) (5:09)
B2 The Sun Rising (Deeply Satisfying) (5:31)

WEA Records Ltd.

Cat No: YZ414T
Released: 1989
Out Of Stock

A Man Called Adam

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

Barefoot In The Head

A Barefoot In The Head (8:30)
B1 Barefoot In The Head (Instrumental) (6:32)
B2 Barefoot In The Head (Radio Edit) (4:47)

Big Life

Cat No: BLR 28T
Released: 1990
Out Of Stock

Beloved, The

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

The Sun Rising (Remix)

A1 The Sun Rising (Il Sole Sorge) (4:51)
A2 The Sun Rising (Intensità) (4:49)
B1 The Sun Rising (Danny's "Love Is..." Remix) (4:29)
B2 The Sun Rising (Son Of The Rising House) (5:20)

WEA

Cat No: YZ 414 TX
Released: 1989

£8.00

Nomad

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

(I Wanna Give You) Devotion / Something Special

A (I Wanna Give You) Devotion (Original Club Mix) (6:49)
B Something Special (Joey Negro Remix) (7:12)

Simply Vinyl (S12)

Cat No: S12DJ076
Released: 2003
Out Of Stock

Nomad & MC Mikee Freedom

Format: Vinyl 12 Inch
Genre: Balearic

(I Wanna Give You) Devotion

A Nomad & MC Mikee Freedom (I Wanna Give You) Devotion (6:42)
B1 Nomad (I Wanna Give You) Devotion (Instrumental) (6:42)
B2 Nomad Sang-Froid (3:32)

Rumour Records

Cat No: RUMAT 25
Released: 1990
Out Of Stock
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Information on the Balearic genre

Balearic Beat or Balearic House is an eclectic blend of DJ'd dance music that originally emerged in the mid-1980s. It later became the name of a more specific style of electronic dance music that was popular into the mid-1990s. Balearic Beat was named for its popularity among European nightclub and beach rave patrons on the Balearic island of Ibiza (Spain), a popular tourist destination. Some dance music compilations referred to it as "the sound of Ibiza," even though many other, more aggressive and upbeat forms of dance music could be heard on the island.

History

UK disc jockeys Trevor Fung, Paul Oakenfold, and Danny Rampling are commonly credited with having "discovered" Balearic Beat in 1987 while on holiday in Ibiza. Reportedly, they were introduced to the music at Amnesia, an Ibizan nightclub, by DJ Alfredo from Argentina, who had a residency there. DJ Alfredo, whose birth name is Alfredo Fiorito, played an eclectic mix of dance music whose style encompassed the indie hypno grooves of the Woodentops, the mystic rock of the Waterboys, early house, Europop, and oddities from the likes of Peter Gabriel and Chris Rea. After visiting other clubs on the island where similar music was being played, including Pacha and Ku, Oakenfold and his friend Trevor Fung returned to London, where they unsuccessfully tried to establish a nightclub called the Funhouse in the Balearic style. Returning to Ibiza during the summer of 1987, Oakenfold rented a villa where he hosted a number of his DJ friends, including Danny Rampling, Johnny Walker, and Nicky Holloway. Returning to London after the summer, Oakenfold reintroduced the Balearic style at a South London nightspot called the Project Club. The club initially attracted those who had visited Ibiza and who were familiar with the Balearic concept. Fueled by their use of Ecstasy and an emerging fashion style based on baggy clothes and bright colors, these Ibiza veterans were responsible for propagating the Balearic subculture within the evolving UK rave scene. In 1988, Oakenfold established a second outlet for Balearic Beat, a Monday night event called Spectrum, which is credited with exposing the Balearic concept to a wider audience. It was 1988 when Balearic Beat was first noticed in the U.S., according to Dance Music Report magazine.