ArtistInfo Logo  ArtistInfo

Artist Portrait

Duke Bootee

voc, syn, key,
Producer of Hip-Hop/Rap
A.k.a. Edward G. Fletcher Ed Fletcher

Sugar Hill label session musician and Furious Five collaborator who was the primary musical force behind classics such as 'The Message' (Grandmaster Flash was barely in the studio during the making of many of the Furious Five tracks).

  • Vocals
  • Synthesizer
  • Keyboards
  • Hip-Hop/Rap
  • R&B/Soul
  • Electronic
  • Rock
  • Pop
Popular Tracks   
Message Ii on Rapper's Delight by The Sugarhill Gang
New York New York on American Hip Hop & Rap Classics by Various Artists
Message II (Survival) on Oldies - Hip Hop by Various Artists

Track list and 30sec audio provided by


Title Artist Year Type
The Message / Message II (Survival)Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five / Melle Mel & Duke Bootee1995Single
White Lines (Don't Do It) / Message II (Survival)Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five Feat. Melle Mel & Duke Bootee1993Album
White Lines (Don't Don't Do It) / Message II (Survival)Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel / Melle Mel & Duke Bootee1988Single
BroadwayDuke Bootee1986Album
Disco Dream / Message II (Survival)The Mean Machine / Melle Mel & Duke Bootee1985Single
Same Day Service (Censored Version)Duke Bootee1984Single
Live Wire (I Want A Girl That Sweats)Duke Bootee1984Album
You Without MeDuke Bootee1984Single
Bust Me OutDuke Bootee1984Album
White Lines (Don't Don't Do It)Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five Featuring Melle Mel & Duke Bootee1983Compil.
Una Splendida Giornata / The MessageVasco Rossi / Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five Featuring Melle Mel & Duke Bootee1982Single
The MessageGrandmaster Flash & The Furious Five Feat.: Melle Mel & Duke Bootee1982Album
Message II (Survival)Melle Mel & Duke Bootee1982Album
External Links
Homepage Logo Home Page  Wikipedia Logo Wikipedia  Discogs Logo Discogs  Spotify Logo Spotify  
ArtistInfo App
ArtistInfo for iOS and ArtistInfo for Mac are presenting musicians, composers and producers that are envolved in the musical work that you are listening to in Apple Music, iTunes, or Spotify. Discover new music via the network among artists. Manage your favorite musicians and albums via iCloud and share recommendations with your friends via email, AirDrop, or Social Media.

App Store Logo     Mac App Store Logo

To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership and together with Stefan Guggisberg for the visual data mining application ArtistAnalytics.
ArtistInfo for Mac, iPad, and iPhone
ArtistInfo App
Universal Link:
ArtistInfo Community
Most seen topics within ArtistInfo:

Top 10 Artists    Top 20 Albums
What others are currently looking for:

Recent Artists    Recent Albums

ArtistInfo Logo ArtistInfo by Metason © 2015-2020 Metason Logo