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Neapolitan Soul & Luciano Gioia featuring Mvelo & Semusa & Nay "You belong to me" (Neapolitan Soul Records Promo)

Don't miss out on this incredible remake of "You belong to me" by American singer/songwriters Carly Simon and Michael McDonald (originally recorded by McDonald's group The Doobie Brothers in 1977, the song was made famous by Simon with her 1978 recording). Beyond question, this timeless soulful 4/4 interpretation of the song featuring an amazing rendition of the lyrics by Mvelo, Semusa and Nay alongside a masterly orchestration is sure to send shivers down your spine...

Shan S presents "Dumbala" (Fall Out Records Promo)

Nothing but unadulterated dance floor dynamite awaits you with this hypnotizing four-to-the-floor rework of Nina Simone's "Dambala" by Shan S (aka Shannon Selby) who combines Nina Simone's momentous spoken words with dramatic synth melodies and inexorable rhythms. The cherry on top are the paramount remixes by zOGRi (with additional edits by Sting International) who adds his magical afro house touch to take the track to a whole different level.

Eddie Stockley & Charles (Chill 00) Mitchell "Miracle worker" (Quantize Recordings Promo)

New Jersey house music legend Eddie Stockley teams up with Charles (Chill 00) Mitchell for the fantastic "Miracle worker". Indisputably, this inspiring praise and worship song laced with the unrivaled haunting vocals of Eddie Stockley, sumptuous jazzed-up keys, heavenly chords and an infectious funk drenched backdrop is sheer musical bliss... Also included are the stripped back and downright hypnotic 'Breakthru' mixes sure to set the dance floor ablaze...

Christina 'Shechina' Matovu "Sweet love" (Soul Grid Records Promo)

We welcome Soul Grid Records to Spirit of House with this amazing remake of the Anita Baker all-time classic "Sweet love" produced by Prefix One, with the memorable lyrics performed in grand style by Christina 'Shechina' Matovu. The release features a soulful and melodious yet intriguing afro-deep rendition as well as a refined and unique amapiano influenced version, both letting Christina 'Shechina' Matovu's distinctive vocals shine.

Cafe 432 featuring Nina-Jayne "On my mind" (Soundstate Sessions Promo)

Courtesy of London duo Cafe 432 (aka Jonsey and Kevin McPherson) comes "On my mind", a phantasmagorical soulful production featuring the vocal talents of Nina-Jayne. To make it short, "On my mind" oozing with the beautiful deeply felt vocals of Nina-Jayne, warm mellifluous keys, celestial pads and a smooth yet compelling organic musical backing comes highly recommended.

Bill Withers "Let me be the one you need" (Morttimer Snerd III Remix)(Miggedy Entertainment Promo)

Available now through Miggedy Entertainment is this glamorous four-to-the-floor rework of Bill Withers' classic "Let me be the one you need" (from his 1977 album "Menagerie") by DJ/producer/remixer Morttimer Snerd III. Beyond any doubt, this lively 4/4 interpretation keeps the spirit and vibe of the original alive while transforming the song into a sure-fire dance floor favorite...

Chopstar featuring Mazet "Vulani" (The Bassetti Remixes) (SP Recordings Promo)

In June of last year, SP Recordings dropped the hypnotic afro-tek bomb "Vulani" by Chopstar featuring the distinctive vocal stylings of Mazet, now the track is set to return to the dance floor in fresh remixes courtesy of Giorgio Bassetti. Most definitely, Giorgio Bassetti delivers a truly mesmerizing slice of afro house goodness built around irresistible rhythms and spacy melodies sure to send the dancers into a frenzy...

Dvine Brothers & Leskosol featuring Decency "Laxanka" (Aluku Records Promo)

Next up on Aluku Records is the magnificent afro deep track"Laxanka" produced by South African duo Dvine Brothers and Leskosol, featuring renowned vocalist Decency. To make a long story short, "Laxanka" using relentlessly thumpin' rhythms as foundation for grand jazzy keys, dreamful chord progressions and he incomparable deep-rooted vocals of Decency is sure to cast a spell on you.