We are back with a fully loaded update with the latest and greatest in soulful/afro house music - enjoy !!
Danny Clark "Jazz the House" (Dallinghoo Recordings Promo)
Scheduled for an early September release on Dallinghoo Recordings is "Jazz the house" by Danny Clark, to cut right to the chase this wicked track is guaranteed to cast a spell on you through the resistlessly bouncin' rhythms, grandiose saxophone, delectable keys, celestial chords and the uber cool male spoken vocals. Indisputably, "Jazz the house" is a sure-fire dance floor weapon...
Rhemi featuring Tess Leah "What I want" (Rhemi Music Promo)
The dynamic duo of Neil Pierce and Ziggy Funk, collectively known as Rhemi, return to Spirit of House with "What I want" a verily fervid yet soulful dance floor favorite a using a relentlessly thumpin' funktified backdrop as foundation for Tess Leah's unmistakable passionate vocals and tantalizing chords. Without doubt, "What I want" will send the dancers into a frenzy...
DJ Romain featuring Emory Toler "Much more" (Nu Faze Records Promo)
Forthcoming to Nu Faze Records is "Much more" by DJ Romain and singer Emory Toler, a glorious remake of the classic "Love ballad" originally recorded by r&b/funk band L.T.D in 1976 (taken from their album "Love to the world") oozing with Emory Toler's beautiful emotive vocals, lush keys, sublime saxophone and an irresistibly pulsating organic backing. The remix is courtesy of Brooklyn Classic (DJ Smash) who gives the track a classy soul-tech flavored underground-esque feel.
Antonello Ferrari & Aldo Bergamasco featuring Karla Brown "One love one peace" (Sunflowermusic Records Promo)
Italy's Antonello Ferrari and Aldo Bergamasco join forces with American songstress Karla Brown for "One love one peace", an expertly crafted gospel influenced feel-good anthem built around an infectious yet smooth organic backdrop, luxurious jazzy keys and glamorous chords, not to forget to mention the amazing haunting vocals of Karla Brown. Next to the dope original version sure to set the dance floor on fire, the release includes the alternate 'Meltemi Mix' a verily enticing soul/funk infused interpretation guaranteed to make you yearn for more.
Jephte Guillaume presents AK "Shining your way" (2018 Remixes)(KingStreet Records Promo)
In early 2007, afrobeat DJ/producer Jephte Guillaume (of Tet Kale Orchestra) teamed up with AK (former member of Abstract Truth) for the delicious "Shining your way", a mellow production that is beautifully instrumented and arranged, with AK providing a sweet yet sexy vocal performance. Then in 2011, we got fantastic remixes by DJ Spen who added his signature pumpin' yet soulful sound, with the result being a compelling peak time favorite. Fast forward to 2018, and we have Japan based DJ/producer Masaki Morii taking the song to a whole new level on his unique sounding verily soulful and melodic organic interpretation. Also included are the original version from 2007 and the DJ Spen remixes from 2011.
Sheldon Good "I want you" (ReelSoul Remix)(Makin' Moves Promo)
Earlier this year (in March to be precise), New Jersey native Sheldon So Goode graced us with his very personal interpretation of Marvin Gaye's all time classic "I want you", a truly blissful yet respectful four-to-the-floor re-imagination of this unforgettable song laced with Sheldon So Goode's unique haunting rendition of the lyrics. Makin' Moves just dropped fresh truly enchanting renditions by William 'ReelSoul' Rodriguez oozing with his landmark truly melodious rich organic touch that come highly recommended.
Soultronixx featuring P Tempo "Love you totally" (Part Two)(POJI Records Promo)
Earlier this year, South African DJ/producer Soultronixx made his debut on POJI Records with "Love you totally", an uber soulful yet tantalizing production featuring captivating percussive rhythms alongside lush keys, dreamy chords and the beautiful sultry vocals of P Tempo. This magnificent production is back for more with fresh truly sparkling remixes by label head DJ Pope who puts his signature truly beloved timeless Sounds of Baltimore touch to the song, and up and rising South African producers/remixers Urban Musique and Dave Risen both delivering stunning utterly mesmerizing interpretations.
ReQuest M featuring Lizwi "Isidwaba" (FOMP Promo)
FOMP continue to bless us with nothing but the best in authentic afro house music, with their latest offering being the mind-boggling "Isidwaba" by ReQuest M. Beyond the shadow of a doubt this utterly hypnotizing production fusing merciless afro-deep rhythms with inebriant galactical synth melodies and the dazzling vocal stylings of Lizwi is guaranteed to cause a stir on the dance floor.
Budda Sage featuring Tee-R "Idlozi" (Iklwa Brothers Music Promo)
If you're into unadulterated afro house music, look no further than this blazin' hot release on Iklwa Brothers Music courtesy of Budda Sage and vocalist Tee-R. Most certainly, "Idlozi" is an absolutely irresistible production featuring the eminent vocals of Tee-R and entrancing synth melodies over remorselessly thumpin' rhythms, altogether creating a mesmeric vibe you can't resist to dance to.
Traxx Pick: Doug Gomez "Higher luv" (Merecumbe Recordings Promo)
Coming soon to Merecumbe Recordings is this wonderful sun drenched gem by label head Doug Gomez entitled "Higher luv". To make it short, "Higher luv" is a truly soulful yet hypnotizing production with gentle yet utterly inexorable percussive rhythms leading the way for phat vocal chants, warm melodious keys and heavenly chords.Put differently, the summery "Higher luv" is sheer musical bliss...