1, Futurefue, Nuzu Deep – Woman So Strong – Doug Gomez Remix – Merecumbe Recordings
Not only is Nuzu Deep an extraordinary singer to look out for, but the song is a reflection of the current times. “Woman So Strong” is championing the wonder women of today.
2. Antonio Ocasio – To You I Do Voodoo – Tribal Winds
Antonio continues to dominate the Afro Latin House scene since the late 1990’s with full on live musicians, percussion and a hook that is just too sweet not dance to.
3. Sam Q’s, Maya – The Magpie and The Squirrel (Doug Gomez Remix) Grooveland Music
Afro latin, Brazilian beats over a funky bass line + strings and pianos galore = Soulful music for the soul! This will make grandma get up.
4. Mr Eclectic, Sean Ali, MissFly – Wanna Love You – Pasqua Records
When you add MissFly’s soothing vocals to the soulful sounds of Sean Ali and Mr. Eclectic, the outcome is this slice of dance floor goodness.
5. Stephanie Cooke, Ian Friday – Let It Show – Global Soul Music
Stephanie Cooke is always a win on vocals and coupled with veteran Ian Friday on production, the outcome is just soulful bliss.
6. Cee ElAssaad & Fnx Omar ft Idd Aziz – Zhele – Kahina Records
The long awaited debut of Kahina Records finally arrives with production by 2 maestro’s of the afro house scene and the undeniable vocals of Idd Aziz.
7. Leo Guardo & Cali Satellites – Acustica – Merecumbe Recordings
Acoustic guitar flowing over percussive beats, this one is for the soul and the house music connoisseur.
8. Saint Evo, Crescent Von Croon – Sphinx – Celsius Degree Records
Deep afro goodness with floating vocals by Crescent Von Croon. Only for the deep house heads with a touch of afro.
9. Midnight Society – Marimbadub (Doug Gomez Remix) – Central Underground Recordings
As the name suggests, Marimbas flowing over a funky bass line, afro beats and a ragga style hook. Not for wall flowers!
10. Doug Gomez, Earl W. Green – Can’t Be With You (Jihad Muhammad Remix) – Merecumbe Recordings
Just when you thought the original was good, the remix by Jihad Muhammad takes it to another level as only he can. Bang the Drum!