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Sister Pearl "Dancing time" (BIG Speaker Music Promo)

Coming soon to BIG Speaker Music is the fantastic "Dancing time" by Sister Peal, a project formed by singer/songwriter Tasita D'Mour and producer Joey Silvero (Distant People). To make it short, "Dancing time" is an enthralling sun drenched calypso/afro house fusion oozing with the unmistakable vocal stylings of Tasita D'Mour, melodious keys, sublime brass stabs and intriguing rhythms sure to cast a spell on you.

DJ Pope featuring Morris Revy "Ijo eda" (FunkHut Records Promo)

Out now on promo on FunkHut Records is the excellent "Ijo eda" by label head DJ Pope and Nigerian vocalist Morris Revy (the first of two projects from the duo). Unquestionably, "Ijo eda" laced with the unrivaled sultry vocals of Morris Revy, bodacious keys, ethereal pads and an irresistible rich organic afrocentric backdrop will take over dance floors across the globe by storm.

Mind Street featuring Pete Simpson "You need this time" (Soul N Pepa Records Promo)

French production trio Mind Street team up with esteemed vocalist Pete Simpson for "You need this time", a  soulful yet vibrant production featuring the unrivaled deep-rooted vocals of Pete Simpson alongside luxurious keys and a contaminous funk soaked musical backing. The song is taken to the next level on the towering remix by Mind Street & Sean Ali oozing with a somewhat smoother more refined vibe that is sheer musical bliss.

Soulbridge featuring Pathy Andreas "Love at first sight" (Soulbridge Records Promo)

Forthcoming to Soulbridge Records is "Love at first sight", a phantasmagorical collaboration by DJ/producer Soulbridge (Gigi Frassanito) with vocalist Pathy Andreas. Beyond the shadow of a doubt, "Love at first sight" featuring the incomparable passionate vocals of Pathy Andreas, luxurious jazzy keys and wicked guitar riffs over a n infectious funked-up backdrop is not to be missed.

Mark F & DJ Crue "Not okay" (Vibe Boutique Records Promo)

Renowned Vibe Boutique Records continue to grace us with nothing but the best in soulful house music with their latest offering "Not okay" by Mark F and DJ Crue. Most definitely, the smooth yet spell binding organic musical backing together with the lush keys, dreamful chord progressions and the beautiful emotive female vocals are guaranteed to make you yearn for more...

Double Drop & Arisis "Figure it out" (Ocha Records Promo)

Next up on critically acclaimed Ocha Records is the magnificent "Figure it out" produced by Double Drop, with the lyrics performed in grand style by Arisis. The expertly crafted  truly enchanting "Figure it out" is mellifluous and laidback yet truly entrancing, with smooth deeply groovin' rhythms leading the way for Arisis's inimitable seductive vocals and tantalizing synth melodies.

DaSoul & Pakomo featuring Toshi "Ndaze" (Merecumbe Recordings Promo)

Italian DJ/producers DaSoul (Fiorenzo D'amore) and Pakomo (Pasquale Cuomo) join forces with afro house vocal queen Toshi for "Ndaze" available soon through Merecumbe Recordings. Without question, the downright hypnotizing "Ndaze" using inexorably thumpin' afrotastic rhythms as foundation for the incomparable vocal stylings of Toshi and inebriant keys will send the dancers into a frenzy...

Cafe 432 featuring Brian Lucas "Rain" (Soundstate Sessions Promo)

Back in late 2013, Dave Storm and Brian Lucas teamed up to bring us the superb "Rain" (released through Ceremony Records), now this gem returns in a jaw-dropping feel-good interpretation by Cafe 432 (the duo of Jonsey and Kevin McPherson) where Brian Lucas incredible vocals are accompanied by luscious keys, dreamful pads, sweet guitar and a rich organic musical backing.