Larry Levan’s influence across the spectrum of dance music is instrumental.

From Paradise Garage to seminal house producer, Levan’s legacy permeates throughout dance music, from your favorite DJs “best of” lists to any and all “pioneer” conversation. Now, Universal has compiled “Genius of Time,” with 22 of Levan’s best productions and remixes.

Packed with cuts like Gwen Guthrie’s ‘Padlock’ and Smokey Robinson’s ‘And I Don’t Love You’, alongside edits of Grace Jones, Central Line and Loose Joints, the album will be available on 25 March. Pre order HERE



1 NYC Peech Boys – “Life Is Something Special (Special Edition)”
2 Syreeta – “Can’t Shake Your Love (Larry Levan Mix)”
3 Gwen Guthrie – “Padlock (Larry Levan Mix)”
4 Man Friday – “Love Honey, Love Heartache (A Larry Levan Mix)”
5 Merc & Monk – “Carried Away (Larry Levan Remix)”
6 Dee Dee Bridgewater – “Bad For Me (Larry Levan Mix)”
7 Bert Reid – “Groovin’ With You (Vocal, Levan Edit)”
8 Tramaine – “The Rock (Garage Vocal Version)”
9 Man Friday – “Groove (Larry’s Yaw)”
10 Jimmy Ross – “First True Love Affair (Larry Levan Remix)”
11 Gwen Guthrie – “Seventh Heaven (Levan Mix)”


1 David Joseph – “You Can’t Hide Your Love (Larry Levan Mix)”
2 Grace Jones – “Feel Up (Larry Levan Mix)”
3 Gwen Guthrie – “It Should Have Been You (Larry Levan Mix)”
4 Loose Joints – “Tell Me (Today) (Larry Levan Mix)”
5 Esther Williams – “I’ll Be Your Pleasure (Larry Levan Mix)”
6 Man Friday – “Real Love (The Paradise Garage Mix)”
7 Central Line – “Walking Into Sunshine (Special Mix)”
8 Jeffrey Osborne – “Plane Love (Specially Remixed Version – Larry Levan Remix)”
9 Gwen Guthrie – “Peanut Butter (Long Vocal) Larry Levan Remix)”
10 Smokey Robinson – “And I Don’t Love You (Instrumental Dub)”
11 Peech Boys – “Don’t Make Me Wait (Extended Version)”