review logoIn celebration of the annual ADE (Amsterdam Dance Event) extravaganza we bring you an extra large update... enjoy !!

Alison Maseko featuring Venessa Jackson "Crumbled memories" (Do You Be You Records Promo)

We welcome Do You Be You Records to Spirit of House with the soon to be released "Crumbled memories" by Alison Maseko and songstress Venessa Jackson. To cut right to the chase, "Crumbled memories" with deep irresistibly groovin' rhythms leading the way for lush keys, entrancing chords and Venessa Jackson's unmistakable spirited vocals is by no means to be missed...

Antonio Deep Scarano featuring Tantra Zawadi & Edde Baba "Dance floor lullaby" (UnQuantize Recordings Promo)

Don't miss out on the verily dope "Dance floor lullaby" by Antonio Deep Scarano featuring the unrivaled spoken word poetry of Tantra Zawadi, alluring vocals by Edde Baba, classy jazzy keys and enticing galactical chords over inexorable rhythms. The 'Henry Street' remixes by Johnny 'D' De Mairo & 'Furious' George Rivera which combines the vocals with an utterly fervid musical backdrop inspired by Eddie Grant's "Time warp" and Jaydee's "Plastic dreams" are sure to send the dancers into a frenzy...

Various "MMD ADE019" (Marivent Music Digital Promo)

Right in time for this years ADE (the annual Amsterdam Dance Event extravaganza which takes places this week), Marivent Music Digital present their splendorous "MDM ADE019" sampler loaded with four equally great soulful house tunes selected by BKR (Benjamin Kristof Rakun): "Mr. music" by Cunnie Williams, "Gimme she sunshine" by Darren Studholme, "Give all my love" by Anthony Poteat and finally "If you don't know me by now" by Michele McCain.

Monodeluxe & Jaidene Veda "Don't stop" (Vibe Boutique Records Promo)

"Don't stop" is the first single taken from Jaidene Veda's upcoming acoustic album, undeniably this wonderful laidback gem produced by Monodeluxe (Alessandro Oliviero) oozing with the one-of-a-kind sultry vocals of Jaidene Veda, enchanting melodies and gentle rhythms will send shivers down your spine... Monodeluxe's 'VBR Mood Mix' gives the song a blissful melodious feel, and last but not least Mark Francis adds his landmark soulful touch to take the track to the next level.

DJ Pope featuring Sunday Williams "God is love" (FunkHut Records Promo)

FunkHut Records truly grace us with the DJ Pope produced "God is love" performed in grand style by his aunt Sunday Williams. "God is love" is pure uplifting gospel house bliss, with Sunday Williams inspiring vocals accompanied by celestial keys, lovely guitar and an infectiously stompin' organic backdrop. On remix duty is Nicolas Bassi who somewhat relaxes the vibe on his glamorous soulful rendition laced with sublime jazzy keys and a smooth musical backing.

Heather Walker "Rain go away" (Remixes)(CyberJamz Records Promo)

Coming soon to CyberJamz Records are excellent up tempo interpretations of the wonderful "Rain go away" by Heather Walker (a song she posted six years ago on her Soundcloud page but only got released earlier this year). Without doubt, the likes of Zona Soul (Tayo Wink), Glenn Gregory and DJ Tie Be deliver the goods with their soulful yet captivating workout sure to jam-pack the dance floor...Monodeluxe (Alessandro Oliviero)

Mos Def "Umi says" (Sinsay Remixes)(Deeper Side of CyberJamz Records Promo)

"Umi says" is one of the standout songs from "Black on both sides" the seminal debut album by American rapper Mos Def. The track has been reworked for the dance floor by Sinsay who delivers an intriguing underground-esque four-to-the-floor rework where Mos Def's unique vocal stylings and the original instrumentation are underpinned by spell binding rhythms. Pure dance floor dynamite...

Lenny Air & Abdallah Oumbadougou "Talla talline manine" (Antonio Ocasio Remix)(Merecumbe Recordings Promo)

Back in August, we introduced you to "Talla talline manine" by Lenny Air an outstanding afro-deep production featuring the distinctive vocals of Abdallah Oumbadougou alongside a marvelous harmonica. Now comes the remix by none other than Antonio Ocasio whose eminent truly mesmerizing interpretation fuses the vocals and harmonica with smooth yet absolutely resistless percussive rhythms.

Bonus Review: Red AFRIKa featuring Lizwi "Lift me up" (Ocha Records Promo)

South Africa's Red AFRIKa (Bubele Lwandile Mphetshwa) makes his debut on Ocha Records with the mind-boggling "Lift me up", indisputably this utterly hypnotizing afro-deep track guaranteed to take over dance floor globally thanks to adamantly pulsating rhythms, inebriant melodies and the incomparable truly unequaled vocals of Lizwi comes highly recommended.

Bonus Review: Mr. Blasé featuring Yolanda Fyrus "Niyabaleka" (MoBlack Records Promo)

We are closing this weeks update with "Niyabaleka" the latest offering from highly acclaimed MoBlack Records by up and rising South African DJ/producer Mr. Blasé. Most definitely the relentlessly thumpin' rhythms together with the downright entrancing synths and the truly inimitable vocal stylings of Yolanda Fyrus make this is a sure-fire afro house dance floor weapon...