This week we have yet another whooping update for you - enjoy !!
Antonello Ferrari & Aldo Bergamasco featuring Angela Johnson "Freedom" (KingStreet Records CD Promo)
Italian DJ's/producers Antonello Ferrari and Aldo Bergamasco join forces with vocalist Angela Johnson for "Freedom", an uplifting old school flavored soulful gem using a smooth yet relentlessly stompin' organic backing as playground for grandiose keys and classic strings, not to forget to mention the incomparable passionate vocals by Angela Johnson. The dub version is utterly fierce and gives the track a deeper truly funkalicious feel, with the vocals being accompanied by lush keys, sublime saxophone and contaminous rhythms.
Steven Stone & Darryl D'Bonneau "Trying hard" (Deep Deluxe Recordings CD Promo)
Next up on Deep Deluxe Recordings comes this sure-fire dance floor bomb produced by Steven Stone and performed in grand style by the one and only Darryl D'Bonneau. To cut right to the chase, "Trying hard" is all about the mercilessly pulsating rhythms, exhilarating synth hooks and Darryl D'Bonneau's unrivaled emotive vocals, altogether spreading an infectious feel you can't resist to dance to.
Kyle Kim "This is how we do it" (Double Cheese Records CD Promo)
Remember "This is how we do it" by Montell Jordan from back in the day (1995 to be precise)? Courtesy of Kyle Kim comes a jaw-dropping soul oozing four-to-the-floor re-imagination which takes this decade defining song to a whole new level, featuring a marvelous rendition of the unmistakable lyrics by Gordon Chambers alongside illustrious keys, sweet guitar and a smooth yet irresistibly groovin' backing. Luyo and Guitardalex (Federico D'Alessio) team up on the remix, keeping the vibe soulful and funky yet transforming the track into an uplifting dance floor weapon.
Sculptured Music featuring Ms Isis "Only" (Kings of Groove Records CD Promo)
South Africa's Sculptured Music truly bless us with the masterly crafted "Only", an uber smooth and soulful yet tempting jewel oozing with gentle organic rhythms, warm melodious keys, mellifluous guitar and MS Isis inimitable sultry vocals. In other words, "Only" is sheer musical bliss, a timeless soulful gem by no means to be missed...
Sobz featuring Mzulu "Mali" (Soul’O Music CD Promo)
From the motherland's own Sobz (Sonwabile Gxabana) comes "Mali", a scintillating afro-deep gem which features the highly talented Mzulu Majola on vocals. "Mali" makes us of thrilling afrotastic rhythms, delectable keys, heavenly chords and Mzulu Majola's one-of-a-kind haunting vocals to create a tantalizing feel guaranteed to make you yearn for more...
Lj Pepe featuring Kemit "No wrong" (MuSol Recordings CD Promo)
Coming soon to MuSol Recordings is "No wrong" by Lj Pepe, a glamorous production bringing sun drenched vibes to the dance floor through a gently bouncin' backdrop, jazzy keys, celestial chords and Kemit's beautiful heartfelt vocals. The 'Club Mix' turns the heat up for prime time play with enchanting synth melodies and thumpin' rhythms, while StonedDogs rework turns the track into an entrancing deep'n'luscious late night affair.
Tyrese "Shame" (Da Hit Makers Remixes)(CyberJamz Records CD Promo)
CyberJamz Records proudly introduce us to the Da Hit Makers aka DJ T-Smooth and Salik Scott who take on "Shame" by Tyrese (the second single of his sixth studio album "Black rose" featuring background vocals by Jennifer Hudson), with the result being a truly unique and ingenious four-to-the-floor re-imagination of this r&b jewel which comes your way in four tasty equally brilliant variations, each one set to jam-pack the dance floor...
Leo Lippolis featuring Natasha Watts "I need you" (Gotta Keep Faith Records CD Promo)
This fabulous production by Leo Lippolis and songstress Natasha Watts first saw the light of the day on Gotta Keep Faith Records "WMC Miami Sampler 2015" in spring of last year, at last the full single release has arrived. The original version (an uplifting funk drenched feel good anthem putting the spotlight on the amazing deeply felt vocals by Natasha Watts) is flanked by a spectacular and truly eclectic selection of remixes by Spiritual Blessings, DaSoul & Niko M, Umbi DJ, Ciappy DJ, IndySoul, Baresi and Mr. Fuzz; without doubt this massive package is offering something for everyone.
Tsalikee, Darryl D'Bonneau, Kevin Wheatley "Climbing high" (KingStreet Records CD Promo)
Greek DJ/producer George Tsalikis teams up with Darryl D'Bonneau and Kevin Wheatley for "Climbing high", an excitatory soulful peak time anthem letting Darryl D'Bonneau's unrivaled emotive vocals shine in full glory. The remixes are courtesy of Nikos Diamantopoulos and Aris Kokou who both relax the vibe to give the track an entrancing soul/funk infused feel guaranteed to send shivers down your spine.
Traxx Pick #1: 95 North "What the world needs now" (95 North Records CD Promo)
Richard Payton, under his 95 North moniker, returns in proper style with the dazzling "What the worlds needs now", a no-nonsense four-to-the-floor anthem guaranteed to send the dance floor into a frenzy thanks to inexorably thumpin' rhythms, phantasmagorical keys and a killer vocal hook by Par Tipee. Most definitely this release is a true DJ's delight, giving you plenty of options to work the floor with the included selection mixes: the main 'Club Mix', a 'No Solo Mix', a stripped down utterly hypnotizing dub and last but not least a bonus beats version. Drop this bomb and watch the dance floor erupt...
Bootleg Pick: Justin Bieber "What do you mean" (Mark Di Meo & Federico D'Alessio Remix)(CD-R)
You might be surprised to see the name Justin Bieber pop up on Spirit of House, but there is a good reason for it: Italy's Mark Di Meo and Federico D'Alessio drop a splendiferous funk infused truly soulful house interpretation of "What do you mean", with a suavely stompin' backing groove laying the foundation for lovely guitar riffs, delicious keys and Justin Bieber's unmistakable vocals.
Deep House Pick: Dipper & Sy P "Make it last" (SP Recordings CD Promo)
Not much needs to be said or written about the latest offering by Dipper & Sy P besides "Make it last" is a slice of genuine, unadulterated deep house music featuring the unmatched vocals of larger-than-life Robert Owens alongside grand keys, glamorous chords and deeply groovin' absolutely spell binding rhythms. To put it another way, "Make it last" is top-notch deep house music. Nuff said...
Traxx Pick #2: Anthony K. "Distorted mind" (The Chicago Remixes)(Rhythm Inside CD Promo)
Anthony K's dizzying "Distorted mind" track gets the remix treatment by three legendary Chi-town house music legends: Anthony Nicholson, K'Alexi Shelby and Abicah Soul. Anthony Nicholson serves an exuberant remix taking you on a spiritual journey to cosmic house music territory, K'Alexi Shelby delivers a raw'n'chunky workout full of positive energy, and finally Abicah Soul contributes a tantalizing afrocentric rendition.