H.A.N.Z.

Hans Centen

Also known as DJ H.A.N.Z., DJ Hanz, DJ. H.A.N.Z., H.A.N.Z, HANZ
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://www.hanz.be/

Discography of H.A.N.Z.:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 The Mad Sax 2 Audio 1996 Plastic City
2 The Mad Sax 2 Audio 1996 Twisted America Records
3 Hot Shuffle 3 Audio 1995 Sounds Good Records
4 Take Control 3 Audio 2002 Clubstar
5 I've Got It 3 Audio 2000
6 Daylight 3 Audio 2003-05-00 Clubstar
7 I've Got It - The Remixes 4 Audio 2000 Glitterball Records
8 Shake 3 Audio 2001-10-22 Clubstar
9 Fucked The DJ 5 Audio 2002 Clubstar
10 Addicted 4 Audio 2004 Clubstar
11 Forbidden Fruits EP 3 Audio Spice Vibes Records
12 Runa Da Lar 3 Audio 1995 Fire & Ice Records
13 Crush Rush / I've Got It 2 Audio 2001 Tycoon Records
14 Untitled 3 Audio Not On Label
15 The Mad Sax 2 Audio 1996 Twisted America Records
16 The Mad Sax 2 Audio 1996 Plastic City
17 Forbidden Fruits EP 3 Audio Spice Vibes Records


German House DJ & Producer

H.A.N.Z. is one of the real house-veterans of the German Rhein-/Ruhr-Area.

The native Dutch man started working as a DJ in 1983, even before House Music was invented . After some successful years in the Netherlands, he moved to Germany, where he started as a resident in the legendary club Königsburg (Krefeld). After a short period of time, he started djing all over Germany. He played in almost all major house clubs in Germany like Destillery (Leipzig), Dockland (Münster), or Tribehouse (Neuss) and international clubs like Pacha & El Divino(Ibiza), Roxy (Amsterdam), Fuse (Brussles), or Pravda (Bern,CH). H.A.N.Z. also played big events like Nature One (three years in a row) and Paradise City.

Next to his excellent DJ-skills, H.A.N.Z. is also a gifted producer. He started putting out tracks like "Hot Shuffle" and "I´ve Got It" on labels like Glitterball Records, Outland Records and Twisted USA. His release "Shake" a happy song with smoothing vocals and a grooving guitar on Clubstar Records, which featured LA Williams, went up to position 19 in the German dance charts and has already become a club classic. His collaboration with DJ Khetama and Howard Donald (Ex-Take that) "Take control" was very succesful in the UK and Spain.

The latest production from H.A.N.Z., as well as the others on Clubstar Records "Daylight", together with DJ 88 Keys was 6 weeks in the UK club charts + in the DJ Magazines hype chart! For H.A.N.Z. music production is not about quantity, but quality.


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