In the wake of Peter Rauhofer’s untimely departure, what better way to immortalize his indelible imprint on the dance music world than to celebrate his remarkable contributions? You might wonder, “Why include him in The Diva Series?” Make no mistake, Peter was a diva in his own right—highly talented, fiercely independent, and unafraid to stir the pot. From his well-documented disagreement with Offer Nissim (Peter was spot-on) to his estrangement with the White Party organizers (a misstep, perhaps), Rauhofer never shied away from standing his ground.
Let’s set aside judgments for a moment. After all, any individual who ascends to the pinnacle of their career is bound to have critics. As the saying goes, “Talk to the hand, ’cause the head ain’t listening.”
When it comes to the incredible range of artists Peter Rauhofer has either produced or remixed, the roster is nothing short of staggering. We’re talking about the crème de la crème of divas who have dominated gay dance floors globally—Madonna, Whitney Houston, Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears, Mariah Carey, Cher, Donna Summer, Loleatta Holloway, Suzanne Palmer, Annie Lennox and the list goes on. His collaborations read like an all-star lineup, making him an undisputed legend in the realm of dance music.
Peter Rauhofer wasn’t just a remixer or producer; he was a visionary whose impact will be felt and studied for decades to come. In his own words, encapsulated in song number 10 of this tribute set, “This is the REAL THING, BITCH!” Instead of wallowing in sorrow, Party Favorz proudly honors Peter Rauhofer’s illustrious legacy by honoring him in this first of a two-volume series.
To Peter, wherever you are, your creative genius remains alive in every beat and rhythm you’ve left us. You’ve had an unforgettable journey, and your legacy continues to resonate. Rest in peace, dear friend.
Until the next time…ENJOY!
Album : Peter Rauhofer Tribute Volume 1
Genre : Progressive, Circuit, House, Classics
Year : 2013
Total Time : 01:48:11
1. Club 69 – Let Me Be Your Underwear (Underground Club Mix)
2. David Morales – How Would You Feel (Rauhofer Reconstruction Mix)
3. Inaya Day – Nasty Girl (Peter’s Reconstruction Mix)
4. Britney Spears – Toxic (Rauhofer Mix)
5. Christina Aguilera – Beautiful (Rauhofer Mixshow)
6. Sizequeen – I Am Ready (Rauhofer Remix)
7. Donna Summer – I Will Go With You (Con Te Partiró) (Club 69 Underground Anthem)
8. Funky Green Dogs – Fired Up (Club 69’s Future Mix)
9. Book Of Love – Boy (Rauhofer Club Mix)
10. Peter Rauhofer – Real Bitch (Original Mix)
11. Annie Lennox – A Thousand Beautiful Things (Rauhofer Beautiful Strings Anthem)
12. Depeche Mode – I Feel Loved (Rauhofer Club Mix)
13. Mariah Carey – We Belong Together (Rauhofer Reconstruction Club Mix)
14. Madonna – Nothing Really Matters (Club 69 Vocal Club Mix)
15. Celeda – The Underground (Rauhofer Original Mix)
16. Narcotic Thrust feat. Yvonne John Lewis – Safe From Harm (Rauhofer Remix)
17. Whitney Houston – Love That Man (Rauhofer NYC Mixshow)