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SoulLab featuring Morayo "My love" (Soulbridge Records Promo)

In fall of 2019, HSR Records released the splendorous "My love" by South African duo SoulLab (Kagiso Mokgatle & Kagiso Mathibe) which features the beautiful emotive vocals of Morayo, classy keys and dreamful chords over gentle yet spell binding afro-deep rhythms. This soulful gem gets a new life on Soulbridge Records, with the original mix accompanied by a glamorous soulful interpretation Soulbridge laced with sumptuous keys and an infectious organic musical backing.

Ten City "That's the way love is" (Original 2021 Mixes)(Ultra Music Promo)

The inspirational all-time house music anthem "That's the way love is" by Ten City gets revived in anticipation of the group's upcoming album "Judgement". This unquestionably eminent re-imagination by Marshall Jefferson and Byron Stingily stays true and respectful to the timeless original yet features a new strings intro and reworked piano line alongside an intriguing organic backdrop, with the lyrics resung by Byron Stingily to give the track a modern feel. Watch out for remixes coming soon.

Mr. Eclectic & Tina Ardor "Omwana" (Oscar P Remixes)(Pasqua Records Promo)

In summer of last year, we introduced you to "Omwana" by DJ/producer Mr. Eclectic (Maurice Easter), an enthralling producing using inexorable afrocentric rhythms as foundation for Tina Ardor's incomparable spirited vocals and inebriant melodies. Now the track returns in fresh and truly exciting remixes by Oscar P who adds his landmark downright hypnotizing touch to take the track to the next level.

Elias Kazais & George North featuring Venessa Jackson "Save me" (Peppe Citarella Remix)(Iside Music Promo)

We welcome recently launched label Iside Music to Spirit of House with their inaugural release, the Peppe Citarella remix of "Save me" by Greek artists Elias Kazais and George North featuring the incredible vocals of Venessa Jackson which was originally released last summer on Union Records. To make it short, Peppe Citarella's soulful yet captivating interpretation oozing with a sun drenched organic vibe comes highly recommended.

Mr Bougx featuring Bonny "I wish" (YeloShadz Promo)

Once again YeloShadz bring us nothing else but unadulterated afro house deepness with the forthcoming truly superb "I wish" by Mr Bougx (Pogiso Moeng) and vocalist Bonny. Beyond the shadow of a doubt, the deeper than deep broken beat flavored rhythms together with the luscious keys, ethereal pads and the beautiful tempting vocals of Bonny will cast a spell on you... Nuff said.

Walter G & Giulio Bonaccio featuring Cinnamon Brown "It's a true feeling" (Remixes)(Jazz In Da House Promo)

November of last year saw the release of the magnificent jazz house instrumental "It's a true feeling" by Italian musician/producer/DJ Walter G on the up-and-coming Jazz In Da House label, now the track returns in brand new remixes featuring Cinnamon Brown's unmistakable sultry vocals,. First up, Giulio Bonaccio serves a classic soulful rendition, next is Max Marinacci who delivers a sophisticated soulful interpretation.

Just Beat Production featuring Gary Adams "All my love" (New Generation Records Promo)

Coming soon to New Generation Records is "All my love" by Just Beat Production, a feel-good disco-house remake of the L.A.X. 1980 classic with an irresistibly stompin' musical backing leading the way for bodaciuos keys, sublime horns and the glorious rendition of the lyrics by Gary Adams. Not to forget to mention the excellent remixes courtesy of Federico d'Alessio and Corey Holmes giving the track a contemporary soulful feel.

Blast from the Past: Various "Voices from the Garden EP" (-N-Sync Inc. Records, 1995)

Totally forgot about this amazing EP released over twenty-five years ago on New Jersey house label -N-Sync Inc. until Louie Vega recently started to play the standout cut "I love love" by Tangie Reese on his acclaimed "Lockdown Sessions" show on Worldwide FM. The EP is all about the beloved  90's New Jersey garage sound and also includes the stunning cuts "Let's commit to each other" by Walid Mutakabbir, "Anything for you" by Crystal Jones and "Keep hope alive" by Curtis Richardson.