Sunday, 19 October 2008

RAGGA TWINS – Hooligan 69
Artist: Ragga Twins

Track: Hooligan 69
Label: Shut Up & Dance
Catalog#: SUAD 5
Format: Vinyl, 12”
Country: UK
Released: 1990
Credits: Produced by Shut Up & Dance, Executive Producers, Smiley and PJ.

Ragga Twins consist of Flinty Badman (Trevor Destouche) and Deman Rocker (David Destouche). Both were respected MC's who starting out in a North London sound system called Unity, before forming the Ragga Twins in early 1990.

Shut Up & Dance, PJ & Smiley's pioneering dance label, was established in 1989 and operated out of 53 Belgrade Rd, Stoke Newington, London, N16. I may have to petition English Heritage to slam a blue plaque on this address.

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