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Ben Liebrand

key, perc, *1960 NL
Producer of Electronic and Dance
A.k.a. Bernardus C. Liebrand Brussel Syndicate ISCO Teknikolor Teqnoh The Crystal Palace The Riddler (5) The World (13)

Dutch DJ, Producer and Mastermixer, born 27 September 1960, Nijmegen. He began his career as a DJ in 1976. Was given his own mix-show ("In The Mix") on Radio Veronica, The Netherlands from 1983 to 1985. From that radioshow, the Grandmix (an annual mix of all important dance tracks of that particular year) and the Minimix (single track remixes or combi-mixes) evolved. Around the same time, he also began producing, charting multiple times with acts like Forrest (Rock The Boat) and MC Miker G. & DJ Sven (Holiday Rap). He also reached top spots in the charts with his remixes for Tavares (Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel), Bill Withers (Lovely Day) and Phil Collins (In The Air Tonight). After 1992, frustrated with lack of feedback from his Grandmixes (which took one month to produce), he took a break from music and focused on 3D image work. Having learned to produce quality image renderings and 3D animation, he was hired to do commercials (Smith's, Arcade Compilations CD's), and music work (Videoclips for Atlantic Ocean and Alan Parsons Project), Bumpers for Music TV station TMF). In 1998 the Internet, and especially the "Mixfreaks" mailinglist caused Ben to think about music again, because now he did get the feedback and appreciation for the work he did in the 80's and 90's. Nowadays Ben is again fully involved in music, making Grandmixes in a new format on 3CD's and he again has his "In The Mix" show on Radio Veronica. People like Armin van Buuren and Olav Basoski have cited him as the main influence for them entering the music biz. Ben Liebrand's sister is Rita Liebrand.

     
Instruments
  • Keyboards
  • Percussion
  • Vocals
Genres
  • Electronic
  • Dance
  • R&B/Soul
  • Pop
  • Hip-Hop/Rap
Popular Tracks   
In the Air Tonight - Ben Liebrand Extended Version on Remixed Sides by Phil Collins
Ben Liebrand's Sixpack 2001 Minimix - Ben Liebrand Minimix on Big Bass Bomb by Klubbheads
Happy Station - Scratch Edit Version on Happy Station by Fun Fun
Weekend on Iconic Groove by Ben Liebrand
You Sexy Thing - Remix on The Best Of Hot Chocolate by Hot Chocolate
Holiday Rap - Ben Liebrand Remix on Holiday Rap: Best of Collector Mc Miker & DJ Sven by MC Miker & DJ Sven
Ain't 2 Proud 2 Beg - Ben Liebrand 12" Club Mix on Ain't 2 Proud 2 Beg by TLC
Get On Up on Iconic Groove by Ben Liebrand
We Are the Night on Iconic Groove by Ben Liebrand
Boogie on Iconic Groove by Ben Liebrand

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Grandmix 2018Ben Liebrand2019Album
Grand House Classics 2Ben Liebrand2018Compil.
Grandmix 2017Ben Liebrand2018Album
Grand 12-Inches 16Ben Liebrand2018Compil.
Grandmix Special EditionBen Liebrand2018Album
Grandmix 2016Ben Liebrand2017Album
Let's Dance EditionBen Liebrand2017Album
Grand 12-Inches 15Ben Liebrand2017Compil.
Grand 12-Inches 14Ben Liebrand2016Compil.
Grand House Classics 1Ben Liebrand2016Compil.
Grand 12-Inches 13Ben Liebrand2015Compil.
Grandmix 2014Ben Liebrand2015Album
WeekendBen Liebrand Feat. James "D-Train" Williams2015Album
Grandmix 2015Ben Liebrand2015Album
Iconic GrooveBen Liebrand2015Album
Mister DJBen Liebrand2015Single
Grandmix 2013Ben Liebrand2014Album
Grand 12-Inches 11Ben Liebrand2014Compil.
Grand 12-Inches 12Ben Liebrand2014Compil.
Grand 12-Inches 10Ben Liebrand2013Compil.
Grand 12-Inches 9Ben Liebrand2012Compil.
Grandmix 2011Ben Liebrand2012Compil.
Grandmix 2012Ben Liebrand2012Album
Grandmix 2010Ben Liebrand2011Album
Intergalactic Disco Funk 3Ben Liebrand2011Album
Grand 12-Inches 8Ben Liebrand2011Compil.
Intergalactic Disco FunkBen Liebrand2010Album
Summer Dance HitsSascha Liebrand & Ben Liebrand2010Album
Grandmix 2009Ben Liebrand2010Album
Intergalactic Disco Funk 2Ben Liebrand2010Album
Grand 12-Inches 7Ben Liebrand2010Compil.
Future VintageBen Liebrand & Sascha Liebrand2010Album
Grand 12-Inches 6Ben Liebrand2009Compil.
Grandmix 2008Ben Liebrand2009Album
Jaarmix 2009Ben Liebrand2009Album
Jaarmix 2008Ben Liebrand2008Album
Zomermix 2008Ben Liebrand2008Album
12-Inches (Ben Liebrand Remixes)Ben Liebrand2008Compil.
Grandmix 2007Ben Liebrand2008Album
Grand 12-Inches 5Ben Liebrand2008Compil.
Grand 12-Inches 4Ben Liebrand2007Compil.
Grandmix 2006Ben Liebrand2007Album
Jaarmix 2007Ben Liebrand2007Album
50 Disco HitsBen Liebrand2007Album
Disco Classics Mixed By Ben LiebrandBen Liebrand2006Album
Grandmix 2005Ben Liebrand2006Album
Grand 12-Inches 3Ben Liebrand2006Compil.
Grandmix Nouveau DiscoBen Liebrand2006Album
Megadance Summermix 2005Ben Liebrand2005Album
Grandmix 2004Ben Liebrand2005Album
Grandmix - The 90's Edition 2Ben Liebrand2005Album
Grandmix VJ VisualsBen Liebrand2005Album
Grand 12-Inches 2Ben Liebrand2005Compil.
Grandmix 2003Ben Liebrand2004Album
Grandmix - The 90's EditionBen Liebrand2004Album
Mid Summer Megamix 2004Ben Liebrand2004Compil.
Grandmix - The Disco Edition 2Ben Liebrand2003Compil.
Typisch Tachtig MixBen Liebrand2003Single
Grand 12-InchesBen Liebrand2003Compil.
Grandmix 2002Ben Liebrand2003Album
Grandmix 2001Ben Liebrand2002Album
Grandmix - The Disco EditionBen Liebrand2002Album
Spirit Of Disco - Italo Disco EditionBen Liebrand2001Album
Grandmix 2000Ben Liebrand2001Album
Grandmix - The Summer EditionBen Liebrand2000Album
Minimix 1Ben Liebrand2000Single
The All Time Greatest Pop MixBen Liebrand2000Compil.
Music & PassionBen Liebrand Featuring Gibson Brothers2000Single
Grandmix - The Millennium EditionBen Liebrand1999Album
Collectors Editions CD 2Ben Liebrand1998Album
Collectors Editions CD 3Ben Liebrand1998Album
Collectors Editions CD 1Ben Liebrand1998Album
Give Me An AnswerBen Liebrand Featuring Ceejay & C.P.1991Single
Grandmix 90Ben Liebrand1991Album
StylesBen Liebrand1990Album
Move To The BigbandBen Liebrand Featuring Tony Scott1990Single
Puls(t)ar (Freestyle Mix)Ben Liebrand1990Album
I Wish (Single Remix)Ben Liebrand1990Single
The Ben Liebrand Grandmix 89Ben Liebrand1990Album
BoleroBen Liebrand1989Single
The Eve Of The War (Ben Liebrand Remix)Ben Liebrand1989Single
Sound Effects And Linndrum FillsBen Liebrand1983Album
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