DeeperSoul Blog - Deep & Soulful House Music

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Wednesday, November 19

The Connoisseur Series

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Deep!DJ: Vick Lavender 

Affiliation: Sophisticado Recordings

Country: USA
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Tracklist not available. 


Monday, November 17

Digital release

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Deep!CVO

CVO Archives 1    
          
Strictly Jazz Unit Muzic
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Released last month on vinyl, “CVO Archives 1” is now available for download, featuring "Nostalgic Moog Morning" (a lush jazzy track like only Glenn Underground can offer) and the wonderfully layered "Time And Space", both found in the CVO vaults. Essential.   
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Makin Love

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Deep!Malik Alston feat. LaRonn Dolley

Promise Me Love       
          
Makin Moves
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DJ/producer/musician Malik Alston teams up with LaRonn Dolley to give us “Promise Me Love”, a soulful jewel with the distinctive dulce tones of LaRonn Dolley (incredible vocal performance!), organic drums and an inspired amalgamation of keys. Includes remixes from Kai Alce (man on fire!) and Just One.    
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Soulshine

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Deep!Louis Benedetti & Selan

Surrender    
          
Soulshine
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When Louis Benedetti, Selan and Gene Perez meet, magic happens!   
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Coming soon...

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Two amazing 12”'s are coming in the next few weeks...   

Deep!Shannon Harris

Into The Light    
          
Neroli
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First is Shannon Harris of Urbanicity with a superb spacey version of “Kinetic Energy” and a new epic song with Charles Stepney’s grand daughter Brandice Manuel on vocals called “Into The Light”, courtesy of Neroli Records.   
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Deep!Glenn Underground

Gu Edits #2    
          
White
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Then we have Glenn Underground with the 2nd installment of “GU edits”, featuring "Lifetime" from Mos Def and "I Can See The Future" from Incognito.   
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Friday, November 7

Soweto To Chicago

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Deep!M.Keys

Family & Friends EP      
          
Sophisticado
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Themba M.Keys Mavuso presents his second offer on Sophisticado Recordings, “Family & Friends EP”, featuring the tracks "Soweto To Chicago" and "Toronto". The young and very talented producer shows once again his ability to create refined House Music with Jazz and Funk influences, based on layered keyboard work and percussive rhythms.   
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Reel People

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Deep!Choklate

The Tea (Opolopo Remix)    
          
Reel People Music
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Let's get funky!   
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Tuesday, November 4

Chymamusiq

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Deep!Miz-Dee

Soulful Sound Vol 1    
          
Chymamusiq Records
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Miz-Dee, Chymamusique, Zulu Mafia, Afrique Essence and John Lundun are the cream of the SA scene and we can see them all in this EP. As the title suggests, “Soulful Sound Vol 1” is a collection of Soulful House tunes but not to be confused with those countless compilations with pallid, empty songs – here you will find dense music with impeccable keyboard work and proper vocals.   
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Warm Days

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Deep!Sandra St Victor

Eternal (DJ Spinna / QB Smith Remixes)    
          
Warm Days
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Taken from the album “Oya's Daughter” by singer/songwriter Sandra St. Victor, produced by Mark de Clive-Lowe, “Eternal” gets the remix treatment from QB Smith and DJ Spinna. QB's Hot Mix, included in his recent and highly-recommended offer “Hot Music Volume One”, is a warm and elegant House rendition. Spinna brings his trademark synth basses and a jazzy piano line over an infectious Afro groove.   
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Back Together

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Deep!Sheree Hicks & Sean Ali feat. EL

Back Together    
          
Sounds Of Ali
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Sean Ali teams up with one of Chicago’s finest and brightest new stars, Sheree Hicks, and EL to give us “Back Together”, a delectable song with a good mixture of live organic sounds and electronic elements. The fantastic Rhodes ride is courtesy of Cliff "Self" Black while the Bass comes from the hands of Adrian Morris and Percussions from Tronni Dionne. Mike Dunn gives the track a more classic touch.   
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Thursday, October 30

DeeperSoul Session 264

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Deep!DJ: SGZ
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Affiliation: Nightshade Music Group
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Country: South Africa

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Tracklist coming soon. 

Bang The Drum

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Deep!Souldynamic feat. C. Robert Walker

I Can    
          
House Afrika
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Produced by Luca & Stefano. Vocals by C. Robert Walker. Remixes by Jihad Muhammad.   
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Sophisticado x 2

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Deep!Vick Lavender feat. Carla Prather

First Kiss (The Albert Menendez Sterling Remix)    
          
Sophisticado
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First we have a new interpretation of the classic “First Kiss” by Albert Menendez who offers a different take and injects an energetic backdrop for Carla Prather's distinguished vocals.   
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Deep!Leandro P & Deepconsoul

Jazz U Up (Part 2)    
          
Sophisticado
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Then we have Vick Lavender's Sophisticado Chicago Fusion Mixes for "Jazz U Up" by Leandro P & Deepconsoul. The Cigar Man and Vijay Tellis-Nayak take the track to a whole new level, adding superb jazzy keys with Sophisticado trademark arrangements.   
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Monday, October 27

Now available!

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Deep!CVO

Archives 1    
          
Strictly Jazz Unit Muzic
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A new record from Chicago's very own Glenn Underground is always a good reason to celebrate! This double A side 12” features the tracks “Nostalgic Moog Morning” and “Time And Space”. Layers and layers of talent...   
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Sounds of Joy

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Deep!DJ: Mario Romay 

Affiliation: Groove Parlor / Soul Scoop

Country: USA
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1. Montana & Stewart - Last Dance 

2. Louis Benedetti, Pete Simpson - Trust The Way That You Love (You) (Original Mix) 
3. Heston - Resign 2 U (Reel People Vocal Mix) 
4. Alex Ander, Pete Simpson - Your Freedom (Ricky Inch Vocal Mix) 
5. Louis Benedetti, Sy Smith - I'm Glad That You're Gone' (Louis Benedetti Original Mix) 
6. Soulbridge - Strange Play (Ondagroove Mix) 
7. Sean McCabe, Jennifer Wallace - Something About You (Extended Vocal Mix) 
8. Rightside, Troy Denari - Come Back To Me (Original Mix) 
9. Cafe 432 - Waste My Time (Original Mix) 
10. Luyo, Marco Finotello - Cloud Nine (feat. Mr. Shy) 


Rocket

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Deep!Moon Rocket

Slave To Time    
          
Ristretto Music
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“Slave to Time” is an organ driven track where Raffa Scoccia shows that there's no many people like him when it comes to Hammond Organ solos.   
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Aqua Sol

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Deep!LooweeR feat. D'Bra Powell

Daddy's Gone Home    
          
Aqua Sol
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Luis “LooweeR” Rivera teams up with multi-talented artist D’Bra Powell to bless us with “Daddy's Gone Home”, a smooth song with emotional vocals and lush jazzy instrumentation. Keep your eyes and ears open for them as LooweeR is working with D'Bra on her forthcoming project, which includes the talents of many other gifted musicians and producers.   
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Touch Me

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Deep!Marrest Phonik & DJ Lama feat. Jooma

Touch Me (Lez Moral & Robza Street Mix)    
          
Real Purple Deep Music
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Originally produced by Marrest Phonok & DJ Lama. Vocals by Jooma. Remixed by Lez Moral & Robza.   
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Mellow Grooves

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Deep!DJ: Sabeloog 

Affiliation: The ChillOutUnit

Country: Swaziland
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Tracklist coming soon. 

Friday, October 17

Warm Days

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Deep!QB Smith

Hot Music Volume One    
          
Warm Days
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“Hot Music Volume One” collects together some of QB Smith's wonderful productions and remixes over the past couple years and adds some new blood. With an incredibly consistent quality, QB is now widely recognized as one of the most talented artists in the scene. Warm days...   
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Distance Between

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Deep!MAQman feat. Selina Campbell & Joseph Junior

Distance Between    
          
Tony Records
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MAQman joins forces with Joseph Junior (his usual partner in crime) and Selina Campbell to offer “Distance Between”, a quality vocal EP with three songs. “Tight” features Selina Campbell's seductive vocals together with an impressive instrumentation (funky bass line and guitar, jazzy piano, trumpets, sax, synths...); “One Day” is a classic house affair with emphasis on vocals; “Hot” features Joseph Junior's warm vocals, a delicious Fender Rhodes ride and live bass/guitar.   
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Wednesday, October 15

DeeperSoul Session 263

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Deep!DJ: Anthony K.

Affiliation: The Rhythm Inside / Tribal Winds

Country: Greece
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1. LeJuan Harrington - What U Do (Voodoo) (Soledrifter Instrumental Mix) 
2. Needle - Evoke 
3. Cleavage & Lars Vegas - Grace (Original Mix) 
4. City Soul Project - Jah School (Original Mix) 
5. Moon Rocket - Se A Cabo (Moon Rocket Re-Edit) 
6. Anthony K. - Afrodite (Rhythm Inside mix) 
7. The Bayara Citizens - Electric Afrika 
8. Anthony K. - Don't You Ever Quit (Original mix) 
9. The Bayara Citizens - Kei Kweyo Outlaw (Dub)  


Reflection

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Deep!Louis Benedetti & Selan

Reflection    
          
Soulshine
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Louis Benedetti is back with a follow-up to "Getaway" featuring multi-talented artist Selan and legendary bass player Gene Perez. The new offer “Reflection”, available in two versions, is another classy production with absolutely delicious keys and a funky b-line. Essential.   
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DeeperSoul Session 262

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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. Ondagroove & Marie Pinto - The Look Of Love (Jazz Mix) 
2. Jaidene Veda, Undergroundvibe, Pete Morris – Healing (Veda Vocal Mix) 
3. Ralf GUM - Our Love Is A Star (Feat. Jocelyn Mathieu) 
4. Thee Gobbs - The Love (Feat. Tsholo) 
5. Kaylow - Close My Eyes (Sir LSG Remix) 
6. Portia Monique – Grace (Reel People Vocal Remix) 
7. M.Keys - Indigo Soul (Original Mix) 
8. Gary Cummings - Love For You (Organik Soul Main Mix) 
9. Jazzanova, Paul Randolph - Now There Is We (Kuniyuki Deep Remix) 
10. Heston - Resign 2 U (Reel People Cical Mix) 
11. Kai & Kyle, G. Chambers, CK Gospel Choir - Higher Than High(Sean McCabe Remix) 
12. Lani SoulDeep - Love Music (Souldynamic Remix)[Feat. Jade Lovedale] 
13. Sy Sez – Dreaming (Feat. Taliwa) 
14. Black Sonix - Thank You (Feat. Selina Campbell) 
15. Taliwa - Music For My Sun (Sean McCabe Remix) 
16. Sandboy & Nanar - Night Song (Yoruba Soul Mix) 
17. Glenn Underground - Memory Chant (Phaze II) 
18. Deepn SoulBR - Jazz Tale 
19. Sandman, Riverside, Jeremy Ellis, Ayro - Into Your Story(Kai Alce DINSTINCTIVE Remix)  

Reach Out

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Deep!Kaylow

Reach Out    
          
House Afrika
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With previous collaborations with artists like Darque, Reelsoul or Black Coffee, singer/songwriter Kaylow (Kelello Segoana) is a rising star. “Reach Out”, his debut album, clearly shows his ability to emanate soul-soaked songs. “Close My Eyes” (a Soulful House jewel produced by Sir LSG), “Rather Be With You” (produced by Rocco) and “I’m in love With a Stranger” (produced by Chymamusique), just to name a few, are high quality songs that deserve the world's ears.   
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DeeperSoul Session 261

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Deep!DJ: Riczo
 

Affiliation: SoulNature 

Country: South Africa
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1. Buki Cole, Free Radikal - Fall (Ron Trent's Remix) 
2. Ron Trent, Tkumah Sadeek - Cross Roads 
3. Osunlade - Butterfly (Ron Trent's Remix) 
4. Ron Trent - Her (Original Mix) 
5. Ron Trent - Universal Love (Original Mix) 
6. Teddy Douglas, Marcell Russell - Land Of Love (Ron Trent’s Remix) 
7. Ron Trent - YNF (You'll Never Find) (Piano Dub) 
8. Ron Trent - Sweetness (Original Mix) 
9. Ron Trent, Kings Dub - Welcome Sire (Rockers Extended) 
10. Ron Trent - Human League (Original Mix) 
11. Sandman & Riverside ft. Kymb - It's Too Late (Ron Trent's Remix)  

Brighter Days

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Deep!Sculptured Music feat. Zano

Fast Lane    
          
Sheer Sound
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Taken from the album “Brighter Days”, “Fast Lane” is a catchy song produced by C.W Lubisi with Thokozani Nzimaon on vocals and Bongani Moyo on keys. An easy go verse together with a jazzy piano and Caribbean styled keys are sure to please many souls.   
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Shelter

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Deep!Gigi Testa & Adam Rios

Vandam Night    
          
Tribe Records
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Let's get straight to the point: this track from Gigi Testa and Adam Rios was made to set the dance floor on fire. And it surely works! Perhaps a bit formulaic but extremely effective…   
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DeeperSoul Session 260

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Deep!DJ: Henrique Mateus  

Affiliation: Top Soulful

Country: Portugal
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1. Chris Forman, Terrance Downs - Voices (Dino & Terry Apollo Vocal Mix) 
2. Ross Couch, Tai Malone - Reverie (No Drama Dub) 
3. Louis Benedetti, Selan - Reflection (Main Mix) 
4. Jamie Lewis, Michael Watford - For You (Andrew Hartley Club Remix) 
5. Nkokhi, Robert Anton - Summertime (La Shad Remix Remix) 
6. Ralf GUM, Portia Monique - Free (Is All I Wanna Be) 
7. Pete Le Freq, Coco Street - Give It Up (Kenny Summit & Tom Gianelli Remix)
8. Ralf GUM, Hugh Masekela - With Her Hand 
9. Crossroads, Teisha Marie - Ain't Nobody Like You (Crossroads Soulful Mix) 
10. Yogi, Tikki Tembo - Early In The Morning 
11. Opz, Inno Sacred, Rodney Carte - The Soul Knows (Vocal Mix) 
12. Addicted Soul & Lee-Ann King - Away (Original)
13. Diephuis, Saxy Mr S - For Ur Love (Original Mix)
14. Dario Martino, Angie Brown - In Your Love (Soulful Vocal Mix)
15. Sy Sez, Phoenix Pearle - Send Me High (Main Mix) 
16. Deejay MiMMo, AM2PM - Devotion (Original) 
17. Soulmanik - Does It Matter (Original Mix) 
18. Ralf GUM, Omar - Love Core 
19. Alex Ander - I’m Leaving You (DJ Vivona Remix) 
20. Sheldon So Goode - WHERE U R (Main Vox)

Passion

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Deep!Anthony K. feat. Rescue Poetix

Passion    
          
Rhythm Inside
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Athens based dj/producer Antonio Kavadato aka Anthony K. presents his fourth release on his own label Rhythm Inside Records - "Passion" with spoken words by Rescue Poetix. The track has a fascinating mixture of organic and synthetic/techy elements, being built around a funky bass, multi percussion elements and inspired keyboard work.   
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