Blake Baxter

Blake Baxter

Top Songs

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Techno Music Lifts You Up
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Luv Overload
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I'm Given
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Luv Your DJ
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B N-Na Mix

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Biography

Perhaps the most underrated figure of Detroit techno's first wave, Blake Baxter began recording in the mid-'80s before Motor City mainstays like Derrick May and Kevin Saunderson. Presaging the influence of erotic house during the late '80s, Baxter was inspired by the sexual soul of Barry White and Prince as well as cosmic funk machines like Parliament and Funkadelic. He released his first single on the seminal Chicago house label DJ International and recorded several classics fo... Read more

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