DJ and producer who is considered a pioneer for his sample-heavy brand of progressive and deep house music, as heard on such hits as "Something Goin' On." He has recorded popular remixes of songs like Everything but the Girl's "Missing" and The Jungle Brothers' "I"ll House You."
He began DJing parties in New York in the 80s. He recorded several tracks under the name Masters at Work during this time.
His song "Weekend" was featured in the video game Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2005).
He has a daughter.
His songs "Something Goin' On" and "Keep On Jumpin" both feature singer Martha Wash.