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Ralf GUM meets Bongi Mvuyana "Don't let them love you" (GoGo Music Promo)

German DJ/producer Ralf GUM and South African songstress Bongi Mvuyana present their second collaboration "Don't let them love you", the follow-up to last years highly acclaimed "Used to be". Without doubt, "Don't let them love you" oozing with Bongi Mvuyana's unmistakable deep-rooted vocals, illustrious keys and a smooth yet compelling organic musical backing will make you yearn for more...

Adamant & Kim Beacham "Wait I say on the father" (All Skin Types Recordings Promo)

Next up on All Skin Types Recordings is "Wait I say on the father" by Parisian born Adamant and legendary house music songstress Kim Beacham. To cut right to the chase, the downright inspiring "Wait I say  on the father" featuring the incomparable vocals of Kim Beacham, marvelous jazzy keys and classy horns over a smooth yet contaminous funked-up backdrop is sheer musical bliss...

Distant People featuring Nontu X "Sweetest love I know" (TR Records Promo)

From DJ/producer Distant People (Joey Silvero) comes "Sweetest love I know" a glamorous soulful production with an infectious organic backdrop leading the way for luscious keys and the fabulous sultry vocals of Nontu X. For remixes we have the 'Distant People & Francois Sweetest Def Mix' oozing with a glorious dreamy feel, Chujo who reworks the track into a celestial deeply groovin' affair, and lastly Paul Adam who serves a vigorous main room workout.

The Vision featuring Andreya Triana "Mountains" (Remixes)(Defected Records Promo)

Coming soon to Defected Records are these slammin' remixes of "Mountains" by The Vision which features the beautiful vocals of Andreya Triana. Kicking things off is Joey Negro with his very melodious and groovey disco infused remix. Next we have Paul Woolford who delivers an energetic peak time weapon laced with bold piano riffs and lush strings, with his alternate 'NY Odyssey Mix' adding extra synths. Finally, The Patchouli Brothers serve a vibrant truly uplifting funk laden rework that is pure dance floor dynamite.

Sumsuch featuring Will Brock "She walks on water" (Colour and Pitch Promo)

We welcome Colour and Pitch to Spirit of House with their upcoming release "She walks on water" by Sumsuch and Will Brock. To make it short, "She walks on water" is a truly enchanting slice of mellifluous deep house bliss featuring atmospheric synths, sublime piano and the amazing subtle vocals of Will Brock over a smooth organic musical backing. Highly recommended.

Slaga featuring Nox Man "I will house you" (Buddynice Redemial Remix)(Ocha Mzansi Promo)

Forthcoming to Ocha Mzansi is Buddynice's mind-blowing afro-deep remix of "I will house you" by Slaga and Nox Man. Beyond the shadow of a doubt, this utterly hypnotizing interpretation using irresistibly thumpin' deeper than deep rhythms as foundation for tantalizing synth melodies and the unique vocal stylings of Nox Man will cast a spell on you... Nuff said.

Soulcall featuring Ms Lil "Live my life" (FAM Disco Remix)(HSR Records Promo)

HSR Records celebrate their 250th release with this superb FAM Disco remix of the Soulcall (Gigi Frassanito) produced "Live my life" performed in grand style by Ms Lil. Most definitely, this uplifting re-imagination drawing inspiration from classic disco/funk is guaranteed to send the dancers into a frenzy thanks to the spell binding funk soaked backdrop and the splendorous keys.

DJ Nastor featuring Blackdash "My girl" (Open Bar Music Promo)

Originally released on DJ Nastor's "Phushi Plan Music Selections 2020", the verily enticing afro house production "My girl" which features the incredible vocal stylings of Blackdash alongside exquisite keys, ethereal pads and captivating rhythms will soon get a proper single release on Open Bar Music. The release will include a wicked stripped back rendition by Oscar P which gives the track a deepened feel perfect for late night, early morning play.

Cole Naima featuring Vee Mukarati "Gurugei" (Pasqua Records Promo)

We proudly introduce you to the stunning "Gurugei" by Cole Naima and Zimbabwean singer/saxophonist Vee Mukarati to be released through Pasqua Records in the coming weeks. Undeniably, "Gurugei" is a brilliant funk drenched and afro influenced production laced with the one-of-a-kind vocals and saxophone of Vee Mukarati, wicked guitars and enthralling rhythms. On remix duty are Antonio Deep Scarano & Salvatore Oppio who deliver a tantalizing late night rendition fueled with deeply groovin' rhythms and enchanting dreamful melodies.

Larse featuring Charlie Sputnik "That moment" / "La mola" (Peppermint Jam Records Promo)

We are closing this week's  update with the scintillating two tracker by German DJ/producer Larse out soon on renowned Peppermint Jam Records. First up is "That moment" a classy sun drenched gem that keeps the vibe funky and fresh, oozing with glorious keys and the unmatched vocals of Charlie Sputnik. Next we have "La mola" a glittering slice of electronic nu-disco that is simply wonderful. The cherry on top are the fervid four-to-the-floor remixes of "That moment" courtesy of Risk Assessment sure to to jam-pack the dance floor. Until next week...