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Sunday, March 22

House your Life

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Deep!DJ: Chris Thomas

Affiliation: Qalomota Records

Country: France
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1. Reel People - SuperStar (Elbert's Space ReFace) 
2. White Soul Project - Ever Love (Richard Earnshaw Classic Reconstruction) 
3. Oral Deep - Sound Of Freedom (Original Mix) 
4. Those Boys - Proud & Free (Main Mix) 
5. Elements Of Life - Most Beautiful
6. Rhemi feat. Gerideau - Revolution 
7. Kolombo Feat. Plastic Bertrand - Stop Ou Encore (DJ Le Roi Remix) 
8. Deetron - Photon (Original Mix)
9. Ghosts On Tape - Only Now 
10. Steve Lawler - House Record (Original Mix) 
11. Demarkus Lewis - When I Get (What I Want) 
12. Kidzblock - We Are 
13. Disorient - Jus' a vibe 

Monday, March 16

Honeysweet

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Deep!Josh Milan

Honeysweet EP II      
          
Vega Rec.
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Here we have the 2nd installment of the Honeysweet project by Josh Milan who decided to explore his instrumental side showcasing him as a multitalented musician. “I Put A Spell On You” (with vocals by Cindy Mizelle and additional production by Louie Vega), “Train To Mexico” (with Tenor Sax by Lawrence Clark) and “I Believe That Someday” are excellent examples of the highest quality house music we can find nowadays.  
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Testament

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Deep!Clere Soulful

Testament EP      
          
Cabana
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Well known as a session musician for many S.A. House Music producers, Clere Soulful is also releasing high quality music by his own. His latest offer is “Testament EP" on Cabana Records, featuring three superb tracks with a mature fusion of jazz with house and broken beats. Complex music textures and layered keyboard work clearly show that we have here one of the most talented musicians and producers from Africa.  
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Makin Moves

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Deep!Greg Gauthier & Alex Finkin feat. Miranda Nicole

Sure Thing      
          
Makin Moves
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Parisian dj/producer Greg Gauthier and his studio partner Alex Finkin team up with Miranda Nicole to present “Sure Thing”, a truly infectious song with a powerful groove, dramatic strings and irresistible synth ride together with Nicole’s soft and sultry vocals. Remix is courtesy of DJ Uchikawa (Loftsoul) who takes things a little deeper.  
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Thursday, March 12

Rhythm Inside Sessions

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Deep!DJ: Anthony K.

Affiliation: The Rhythm Inside / Tribal Winds

Country: Greece
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1. Antonio Ocasio - Celebration Of Life 
2. Antonio Ocasio - Amor Puro 
3. CVO - Nostalgic Moog Morning 
4. Louis Benedetti - Getaway 
5. Marc Cary, Joe Claussell - Marco Polo 
6. Noel Nanton - Inspiration Journey 
7. Antonio Ocasio - Higher Love 
8. M. Keys - Soweto To Chicago 
9. Antonio Ocasio - Spirit Rise  


Coming soon!

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Deep! Glenn Underground

Black Resurrection EP # 1       
          
Strictly Jaz Unit Muzic
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The first sampler EP from Glenn Underground's classic album "Black Resurrection", originally released on Life Line (2004). The re-release is coming on CD and mp3/wav but there will be a few 12" samplers. "Sessions Of The Soul", "My Little Ebonie" and "Play Play Play" on this one!   
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Monday, March 9

Into Emnandi Vol IV

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Deep!DJ: ZuluMafia

Affiliation: Zulumafia Digital / House Afrika / Afro Rebel Music

Country: South Africa
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1. ZuluMafia - Musica (Original Mix) 
2. ZuluMafia Feat Ras Vadah - Take My Hand (Joeking Soulfull Mix) 
3. Elements Of Life, Josh Milan - Live Your Life Today (Sean McCabe Dub Remix) 
4. ZuluMafia Feat SKB - House History (Original NYC Mix) 
5. Demarkus lewis - again-it-seems 
6. ZuluMafia & Nhlangano -Deep House Sounds (Original Mix) 
7. Lilac Jeans-Ninties Style 
8. D.General - Mystery (Original Mix) 
9. Mali - Twenty Dubs Closer (Main Mix) 
10. ZuluMafia - My Soul At Peace (Zulu Afro Mix) 

Digital Release

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Deep!Kiko Navarro

Nea Kameni (Glenn Underground Dance Fusion mix)        
          
Local Talk
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Released on vinyl some weeks ago, Kiko Navarro’s “New Life EP” gets now a full digital release with additional mixes. Our pick is obviously “Nea Kameni” remixed by live legend Glenn Underground who offers a monumental synth ride over his trademark blend of Jazz, Soul, Funk and Disco textures. Insane!   
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Her Hand

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Deep! Ralf GUM feat. Hugh Masekela

With Her Hand       
          
GOGO Music
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“With Her Hand” is the 3rd single taken from Ralf GUM's highly-recommended album “In My City”. This wonderful song co-produced by Phil Kullmann (Raw Artistic Soul) is built around Hugh Masekela’s emotive vocals and trumpet, cleverly embraced by soothing beats, synths and guitar. The remix is courtesy of Moodymann aka Kenny Dixon Jr. with his very own Detroit style.   
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Peng!

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Deep! Admin & Andy Compton

Good Vibrations EP       
          
Peng
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Andy Compton teams up with Admin to bring us some old school jazzy deepness with warm analogue synths, drum machines and trippin guitars. Good old days…   
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Thursday, March 5

What Is Hip

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Deep!DJ: Hippie Torrales  

Affiliation: MN2S, Bassclef, King Street (...)

Country: USA
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1. Thankful - Soulful Session pres. Cheryl Lee 
2. First Kiss - Marc Evans, Luyo, Federico D’Alessio 
3. All I’m Saying - Allover ft. Lisa Shaw 
4. Tribal Vibrations - Klevakeys ft. Diamondancer 
5. The Days Movement - EleRoots 
6. Cosmic Soul - Louis Benedetti 
7. For You - Jus Nativ ft. Morzaaq Defvillage 
8. I Will Walk Away - Papik, Ely Bruna 
9. Soul Panda - Simon Adams & Stefano Mango 
10. El Cubano - Simon Groove 
11. Loyalty - Tracy Brathwaite 
12. Running Up That Hill - Niko Bellotto, Erik Holmberg ft. JB  

Tuesday, March 3

Truly

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Deep! Hood Natives & Ezel feat. MA.P

Truly       
          
Hood Natives
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Composed by S. Nkosi, Ezel Feliz Vargas, Patrick T. Mondlane, P.Sokopo, P. Mokoena. Vocals written and performed by Patrick T. Mondlane.   
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Monday, February 23

Heaven

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Deep! Walter Christopher

Heaven (remixes)       
          
Aqua Sol
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Here we have an amazing remix package for Walter Christopher's "Heaven" (from his album “Can't wait)” on Aqua Sol Recordings. First on the list is Jihad Muhammad who offers an ultra infectious Afro groove and dreamy synth melodies together with Christopher's emotive vocals. Big Logan brings a lush keyboard work over smooth percussive beats, while LooweeR adds a classic feeling to the song. Dave Lalla closes the package with a Sheltery mix for some extra pleasure on the dancefloor.   
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From High & Above

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Deep! Sobz

From High & Above       
          
Soul O Music
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South African artist Sobz (Sonwabile Gxabana) presents his first album called “From High & Above”, a solid work with 13 tracks of the finest Deep, Soulful, Afro and Jazzy House music. “Organic Groove”, “Siyabonga” (with InfectedSoul and Paras Dlamini) “Travel The World” (with Sandy B. Jones), “Useless Melodies” and “Joys of Love” (with Paras Dlamini) are some examples of what this talented producer has to offer.   
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Random Sessions

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Deep!DJ: Benefit

Affiliation: The SoulJourney

Country: South Africa
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1. Sueno Soul, Lelani – A Better Love (Rocco Deep Mix) 
2. Stephanie Cooke – If I Have To Change (DJ Spinna Remix) 
3. Neil Pierce, Sy Sez, Taliwa – Relax(Main Mix) 
4. Jon Cutler, E-man – It’s Yours (Tiefschwarz Vocal) 
5. Shaun Escoffery – Let It Go (Jazzanova Mix) 
6. P'taah, Monday Michiru – The Cosmic Laws (Phil Asher Restless Soul Vocal) 
7. Studio Apartment, Blaze – The Rising Sun (MuthaFunkaz Sun Rising) 
8. Shaun Escoffery –  Into The Blue (4 Hero Extended Mix)  

Wednesday, February 18

Reconnected

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Deep! Glenn Underground & Matt Hughes ft. Karen Marie

Disconnected       
          
Strictly Jaz Unit Muzic
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Originally released only on vinyl (Asante Records, 2008), “Disconnected” gets the long-awaited digital release on Strictly Jaz Unit Muzic. The song is produced by Chicago's Glenn Underground and Matt Hughes and features the vocal talents of Karen Marie. Remix is courtesy of Louie Vega and company.   
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Makin Moves

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Deep! Lee Van Kleef feat. Lifford

In The Wrong       
          
Makin Moves
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Produced by Lee Gomes (Wipe The Needle) and Lee Robinson. Keys by S. Green. Soulful vocals by Lifford Shillingford. Remixed by Manoo!   
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Tuesday, February 17

DeeperSoul Session 270

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Deep!DJ: CakesFactory

Affiliation: That Pink Blog

Country: Portugal
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1. Cool Affair – 7Th Street Live Nights (Original Mix) 
2. Fusion Tone – Jazzy Joint (Main Mix) 
3. Joyful Noise – Call Me (Waiting For Your Call) 
4. Glenn Underground – Calor (Heat) 
5. Glenn Underground – Feel The Lucy (Feel The Music) 
6. M.Keys – Toronto 
7. Tracy Brathwaite – Be My Love (Honeycomb Solo Mix) 
8. Elements Of Life feat. Josh Milan – Berimbau (Honeycomb Remix - Instrumental) 
9. Anthony Nicholson & William Kurk – Humpty Dumpty (Miquifaye Studio Rewerk)

Friday, February 13

Chicago Soul

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Deep! Sheree Hicks & Sean Ali

Back Together (The Sophisticado Chicago Soul Mixes)      
          
Sophisticado
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Originally produced by Sean Ali, “Back Together” gets the Sophisticado treatment with impressive jazzy keyboard work by Vijay Tellis-Nayak together with Sheree's sugary vocals, all orchestrated by Vick Lavender.   
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Eclipse

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Deep!Elements of Life feat. Josh Milan

Josh Milan EOL Eclipse EP      
          
Vega Rec.
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The new release from Vega Records features a truly constellation of talent with new mixes for 3 songs from Elements Of Life's album “Eclipse”, all with Josh Milan on vocals: "Berimbau", "I Dream A World" and "Live Your Life For Today". Jihad Muhammad, Timmy Regisford & Adam Rios, Louie Vega, Sean McCabe and Josh Milan, all adding their signature touch, make it close to impossible to pick just one version.  
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Cosmic Soul

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Deep!Louis Benedetti

Cosmic Soul    
          
Soulshine
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Smooth jazzy track by veteran producer/dj Louis Benedetti.   
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Reel People

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Deep!Choklate

Wide Open    
          
Reel People Music
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“Wide Open” from indie soul diva Choklate gets a remix by Oli Lazarus & Toni Economides (Reel People), featuring keyboards by Kaidi Tatham and guitar by Tony Remy. This catchy soulful house number combines Choklate's velvety but feel good vocals with sharp keys and guitar, resulting in a potential hit.   
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Wednesday, February 11

DeeperSoul Session 269

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Deep!DJ: Tshepo Semenya aka Mellowman
 

Affiliation: Love Arts Of The Diaspora Sounds / DeeperSoul  

Country: South Africa
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1. Glenn Underground-My Life(CVO Mix) 
2. Sheree Hicks & Sean Ali feat.EL-Back Together(Mike Dunn Blackball Soulful Mix) 
3. Kenny Bobien-Dance For Life(Kenny Carpenter Evolution Mix) 
4. Circle Of Funk-Healer(Wipe The Needle Remix) 
5. LooWeer-Daddy's Gone Home(Main Vocal) 
6. Sean Ali,Latrechia Peteet-Hello(Original Mix) 
7. The Brenda JonesGirl Experience-What Your Love Has Done(Diva Down Mix) 
8. Jonny Montana pres. Claude Bain-Seasons(Melchyor A Reconstruction Remix) 
9. Steal Vybe,Jon Pierce-Be Free(Steal Vybe Original Mix) 
10. Souldynamic Feat. C. Robert Walker-I Can(Jihad Muhammad BTD Vocal Mix) 
11. Keith Washington-Kissing You(Pirahnahead's TV Bar Remix) 
12. Wipe The Neddle,Michael Procter-Eternal(Main Vocal Mix) 
13. Mr Nugget,Pete Simpson-Tell Me Something(Montana & Stewart Remix) 
14. Dj Garphie Feat. Gemini-Yeah Yeah(Original Mix) 
15. Danny Clarke,Carla Prather-Joy(Classic Mix) 
16. Janice B-Watch Me Fly(N'Dinga Gaba & D-Malice Remix) 
17. Choklate-The Tea(Opolopo Remix) 
18. Kimora Lovelace-How Much I Love You(Reelsoul Remix) 
19. Soulful Session Feat. Leanne-Mr Weather Man(Two For Soul Remix) 
20. Opolopo Feat. Shea Soul-Be Enough  

Tuesday, February 10

Chameleon

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Deep!Cool Affair

Chameleon Colors        
          
Cool Affair Records
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Cool Affair presents "Chameleon Colors", an Organ driven track with an irresistible funky twist. The "Broken Beat Mix" brings a warm Rhodes solo while the "Disco Mix" shows how versatile this talented producer can be.   
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Friday, February 6

Coming soon

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Deep!Kiko Navarro

Nea Kameni (Glenn Underground Dance Fusion mix)        
          
Local Talk
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"Dope High" and the tasty "Nea Kameni" with a remix by Chicago house champ Glenn Underground. Coming next month on vinyl...   
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Kings Of Groove

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Deep!Genvee feat. Rona Ray

Tears Of The Ocean (remixes)        
          
Kings Of Groove
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Originally produced by Tshepang Lengana (Genvee) with vocals by Rona Ray (Veronika Skhorokhod) and released on Soul Candi Records, “Tears Of The Ocean” gets now a massive remix package on Ibiza's Kings of Groove, courtesy of John Lundun, TekniQ (both with two offers), Darque and V.underground, all with quality efforts, making it really hard to pick just one version.   
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Dream

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Deep!Cee ElAssaad & Zulu Mafia feat. Ama Chandra

Dream        
          
United Music Records
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"United Music Records presents the latest single from the Moroccan artist Cee ElAssaad in collaboration with South African producer ZuluMafia. This track features sultry vocals from Ama Chandra, sure to keep things hot! Includes remixes from the legendary DJ Spinna and DJ FNX".   
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Wednesday, January 28

Bread 4 Soul Sessions

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Deep!DJ: Sir LSG  

Affiliation: GOGO Music

Country: South Africa
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1. Tracy Brathwaite - Loyalty (Honeycomb Instrumental Mix) 
2. Ralf GUM feat. KB - My Angel 
3. Anthony Nicholson & Jaidene Veda feat Ursula Rucker - When (Jason B Remix) 
4. David Xag, Janice - Sweet Sorrow (Suges remix) 
5. Yvette Rovira - I Remember Love (DJ Spinna Remix) 
6. Sandman, Riverside, Jeremy Ellis, Ayro - Into Your Story (Kai Alce Distinctive Remix) 
7. Berkson & What, Jojo De Freq - Make It True (Mr. Fingers Psychedelic Jungle Mix) 
8. Homero Espinosa - Step Into A Groove 
9. Needle, Griffith Malo - Without You (Original) 
10. Da Capo - Inner Light 
11. Cadatta - The Machine (Alvaro Hylander Remix)  

Tuesday, January 27

Feel it

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Deep!Glenn Underground

Feel The Lucy (Feel The Music)        
          
Strictly Jaz Unit Muzic
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The man with golden hands strikes again with another absolutely stunning jazzy track featuring his unique Rhodes keys, breathtaking synth trombone ride and a groovy rhythm. Layers and layers and more layers of talent.   
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Ocha

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Deep!DJ Kemit

Fortune Teller / Transform (remixes)        
          
Ocha Records
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Previously released on vinyl, “Fortune Teller” (feat. Eric Roberson) and “Transform” (feat. Osunlade), both taken from DJ Kemit's debut album "Everlasting" and remixed by DJ Spinna and Quentin Harris, respectively, are now available for download. This release includes additional mixes from the mentioned artists and a new (delicious) remix by Pablo Martinez.   
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