Lots of fresh music to choose from this week, we've put together a truly eclectic selection for you to check out...
Booker T and Brutha Basil "Born2Underground" (Liquid Deep Recordings Promo)
Forthcoming to Liquid Deep Recordings is the downright enthralling "Born2Underground" a collaboration by house music heavyweights Booker T and Brutha Basil. Beyond the shadow of a doubt, "Born2Underground"using inexorable rhythms as foundation for lush keys, inebriant chord progressions and the unmatched spoken word poetry by Brutha Basil will send the dancers into a frenzy...
Full Flava featuring CeCe Peniston "You are the universe" (Michele Chiavarini Remix)(Dome Records Promo)
Back in 2006, Full Flava released their beautiful cover version of "You are the universe" featuring the inimitable spirited vocals of CeCe Peniston (the song was originally recorded by the Brand New Heavies in 1997), now Italian multi-instrumentalist/producer Michele Chiavarini has added his magical touch and delivers an expertly crafted truly uplifting and soulful four-to-the-floor interpretation not to be missed.
Andrea Curato & Coco Street "Find your way" (Cool Staff Records Promo)
The first of two new releases from Cool Staff Records is the latest collaboration by Andrea Curato with songstress Coco Street, the magnificent truly lively "Find your way" oozing with the amazing emotive vocals of Coco Street, sublime jazzy keys and a gentle yet captivating organic musical backing. The cherry on top is the awesome verily soulful and truly glamorous interpretation by Kevin Deane.
Lelanga featuring Candace Bellamy "Feel like making love" (Cool Staff Records Promo)
The second new offering from Cool Staff Records is "Feels like making love" by South African producer Lelanga and and jazz/soul singer Candace Bellamy (the follow-up to their hit single "Memories" released in fall of 2019). Beyond question, the irresistibly thumpin' rhythms together with the luscious melodies and Candace Bellamy unmistakable deeply felt vocals are guaranteed to make you yearn for more...
Feint Young Son & Roland Clark "Protect your mind" (Large Music Promo)
Legendary Chicago house music label Large Music just released "Protect your mind" by Feint Young Son aka Andy Cain, a truly eminent deep house production sure to cast a spell on you through the relentlessly thumpin' rhythms, the entrancing synths the incomparable spoken words by house music royalty Roland Clark. Next to the main mix, there is dope 'Dub Mix' which adds funky flavas for good measure.
SoulLab featuring Morrris Revy "Samadora" (Soulbridge Remix)(Soulbridge Records Promo)
In April of last year, we introduced you to "Samadora" by South African DJ/production duo SoulLab (Kagiso Mokgatle & Kagiso Mathibe), a splendorous production laced with the incredible sultry vocals of Morris Revy. Now this gem returns in a dazzling slice of soulful bliss by Soulbridge (Gigi Frassanito) who combines the vocals with bodacious keys and a smooth yet captivating musical backing..
Muzungu "In love" (Merecumbe Recordings Promo)
Obdurate featuring Ziphezinhle Celeshe "Rise" (Merecumbe Recordings Promo)
Doug Gomez critically acclaimed Merecumbe Recordings not only give us one but two fresh and undeniably mesmerizing afro house dance floor weapons. To make it short, both "In love" by Muzungu and "Rise" by Obdurate featuring Ziphezinhle Celeshe are guaranteed to set the dance floor ablaze thanks to inexorable rhythms, tantalizing synth melodies and enchanting vocals.
MoBlack & Emmanuel Jal & Henrik Schwarz "Chagu" (Defected Records Promo)
Previously only available on vinyl (as the flipside to "International thief thief (I.T.T)" by Fela Kuti), "Chagu" by MoBlack, Emmanuel Jal and Henrik Schwarz finally gets digital release. The track featuring the unique vocal stylings of Emmanuel Jal (with background vocals provided by MC Ghetto, Nyaruauch and Nyamal Nyang) comes in a hypnotizing afro-tech take by Henrik Schwarz and an enticing truly glamorous afro-deep interpretation by MoBlack.
Ananda Project "Bahia" (Stann Zeff Remixes)(NiteGrooves Records Promo)
NiteGrooves Records revisit Ananda Project's blissful and dreamy classic "Bahia" with brand new remixes by Stan Zeff. Indisputably, Stan Zeff delivers an awe-inspiring afro influenced re-imagination sure to take over dance floor around the globe with its smooth and melodious yet spell binding vibe. Also included are the ageless original version and the beloved Kyoto Jazz Massive mix from back in the day.
Shino Blackk "It's alright" (Face The Bass Records Promo)
Coming soon to Face The Bass Records is the latest offering from Shino Black entitled "It's alright" which samples some of the most memorable lyrics of the Luther Vandross classic "Superstar". First up is the 'Shino Blackk Dub' which features warm melodies keys, celestial chords and smooth yet intriguing rhythms, next we have the 'Allen Speedy Jackson Piano Dubb' which introduces a glittering jazzy piano to give the track a timeless classic feel.
Ms Yazz Roar "There's no standing on the dancefloor" (DJ Punch Baby Powder Mixes)(CyberJamz Records Promo)
Up-and-coming spoken-word artist Ms Yazz Roar makes her debut on CyberJamz Records with the blazin' hot DJ Punch produced "There's no standing on the dancefloor". Ms Yazz Roar's eminent spoken word poetry truly shines on this sure-fire dance floor favorite fueled with DJ Punch's landmark truly resistless underground-esque rhythms and tantalizing melodies. Indeed there's no standing on the dancefloor when this dope cut is dropped...