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4 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Ralphi Rosario. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Ralphi Rosario, often where they are interviewed.

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4 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Ralphi Rosario. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Ralphi Rosario, often where they are interviewed.

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Episode 3: Ralphi Rosario

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Matthew and Edwin sit down with Chicago music legend Ralphi Rosario to discuss his beginnings as a musician, as well as some of his newest work.

Feb 03 2020 · 1hr 16mins
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#8 Real Talk with House Music legend, Ralphi Rosario

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Real Talk with House Music legend, Ralphi Rosario on success, music and DJing.



Because of his love for music and his need to share it with others, Ralphi Rosario began spinning records for friends at many private events early in his career. Almost a quarter of a century later, he still spins for legions of fans at massive events/Festivals around the globe in the US, Spain, Brazil, Portugal, Canada, and others. His acumen as a DJ for the dance floor is undeniable. Shortly after his start as a DJ, Ralphi created dance/house music history as a member of the world renowned Chicago HOT MIX FIVE. The HOT MIX FIVE has received legendary status, worldwide. Radio Station WBMX was on its way to giving birth to the House music pioneers of Chicago. Ralphi delivered his DJ mix magic to the masses over the airwaves for over a decade from 1980-1994. Add to this his original production work and remixing talents and the music industry had a recipe for a legend in the making. To this day, he maintains a DJ residency in his hometown Chicago.

Many believe legendary status was achieved when Ralphi’s “You Used to Hold Me” crossover hit became an overnight house music classic. Not resting on his laurels, Ralphi Rosario has never stopped creating music for the global masses. Besides introducing the classic “You used to hold me”, Ralphi has worked/remixed countless mega pop stars including Beyoncé, The Pussycat Dolls, Kylie Minogue, Lady Gaga, The Pet Shop Boys, Jo Jonas, Madonna, Mariah Carey, Rihanna, Depeche Mode, Jennifer Lopez, Cher, Ricky Martin, The Ting Tings, Kelly Rowland, Donna Summer, & Goldfrapp. That’s just skimming the surface of his remix credits. In 2012 He received a Grammy Nomination for his work as Rosabel with his long time production partner DJ Abel (As his Rosabel Moniker). The song was Rihanna’s “Only girl (in the world). With major labels, His credits include Atlantic, Epic/Sony, Island Def Jam, Columbia & countless others. His indy label credits include Grammy Winner Peter Rauhaufers’ Star 69, and Tommy Boy records. Most of Ralphi’s own production work has proven to also be hugely successful. These came in the forms of the Latin infused “Brinca” and the monster crossover “Take Me Up” with

vocalist sensation and longtime friend Donna Blakely. “Take me up” reached number 1 European status, remaining in the number 1 spot in 1998 for 2 solid weeks.In 2000, “Don’t You Want My Love” with Debbie Jacobs, (collaborating as Rosabel) and the popular “CHA CHA HEELS” by Rosabel Featuring Jeanie Tracy. Both were featured on HBO’s ‘Sex and the City’, Showtime’s ‘Queer as Folk’ & the tv sensation ‘Do you think you can dance’. Ralphi Rosario & Long time co producer Craig J. Snider also contributed musical spots for the HBO Series “SEX AND THE CITY” All 6 seasons while the show was in full operation. His music production & credits go well beyond the calling of the DJ and dance floor.

Ralphi Rosario’s career is chockfull of creativity and major accomplishment. There is no question to his many Global fans, colleagues, and friends in the music industry that he is in fact, a mega producer; Grammy Nominee and a full on Electronic and Dance Music Legend. 

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Jul 03 2018 · 1hr 9mins

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Glitterbox Radio Show 012: with Ralphi Rosario

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Welcome to the weekly Glitterbox Radio Show, a place where we celebrate incredible dance music from across the decades. Expect tracks from the likes of Bob Sinclar, Blondie, Soul Clap, CeCe Peniston and many more!

This week's guest selector is Chicago house legend Ralphi Rosario - the man behind one of house music’s all-time anthems, ‘You Used To Hold Me’. Ralphi’s new single ‘I Wanna Give It Up’ with Linda Clifford is forthcoming on Glitterbox Recordings and you can catch him at Ministry Of Sound on Saturday 1st July.

Hosted by Melvo Baptiste, this is Glitterbox…

01. MD X-Spress – God Made Me Phunky (Original Mix) [Defected Records]
02. Donell Rush – Symphony (Symphony In E-Smoove) [ID Records]
03. Bob Sinclar featuring Salomé De Bahia – Outro Lugar [Yellow Productions]
04. The Chi-Lites – Are You My Woman? (Tell Me So) [Brunswick]
05. Blondie - Rapture (The Reflex Revision) [Chrysalis]
06. Marc Heun – Jackin Janet [Believe In Disco]
07. Ralphi Rosario featuring Linda Clifford – Wanna Give It Up (Lego’s Dub) [Glitterbox]
08. Ralphi Rosario featuring Donna Blakely – Take Me Up (Lego’s Mix) [Cha Cha Boom! Recordings]
09. Ralphi Rosario featuring Xaviera Gold – You Used To Hold Me [Hot Mix 5 Records]
10. Urban Blues Project Presents Jay Williams – Testify (The U.B.P Sunday Vocal) [Soulfuric]
11. The Lost Bootleg - Muzikman Edition [Exemplary Music Makerz]
12. Soul Clap featuring Robert Owens – Misty [Classic Music Company]
13. Unknown Artist – Better [Mood Hut]
14. CeCe Peniston – Keep On Walkin’ [A&M Records]

Next week's special guest is one of the greatest vocalists of all-time, Jocelyn Brown…
Jun 20 2017 · 59mins
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NYC Pride Official Podcast - Countdown to Pride - DJ RALPHI ROSARIO

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Episode 82: Check out the latest edition of the Countdown to Pride podcast featuring Fantasy’s DJ Ralphi Rosario. In his own words: “Outside of what’s currently happening in music around me, I also love to dig into the Ralphi archives and rework timeless classics. There's nothing like playing and pulling a musical memory. I continue to do this for all the masses I play for and now for this special pride podcast.” Join DJ Ralphi Rosario on Friday, June 23 at Fantasy by purchasing your tickets at nycpride.showclix.com.
Apr 21 2017 · 1hr