1. ‘HI YA LUV’ KENNY BOBIEN – PHIL HOOTON REMIX Forthcoming on suSU this is a soulful gem, full on Gospel from a deserved combination of faith in what we do (Amen), 121 BPM with a bumpy b-line, A Latin Tinge, and a beautiful melody, with The Word floating round your mind…its as good as it gets if I dare say so myself.”Quality”.
2. ‘AFRIQUE SENSATION VOL 1’ VARIOUS ARTISTS EP (AFROBLUE,MAHOOTA,THOMPSON) This is a Monster of track from the Keith Thompson stable, a four tracker with something for everyone, I’m sure Mr.Vega will be straight on this one it’s Afrojazztastic.
3. ‘JUS DANCE’ MR.V (KENLOU) Now this is a belter, try not dancin to this…like a rowtrees fruit pastel without chewing it! this track rocks, raw NYC house groover with a latin feel,haunting rhodes stabs,makes you do what it says itdoes, if you aint heard of Mr.V yet then I’m sure your gonna when this pops out…Respect!!!
4. ‘THE TABOO JAZZ EP’ DAVIDHARNESS & CHARLES SPENCER(LOVESLAP) Recordings This has a real warm organic sound and feel to it, a three tracker for any part of the night, usual quality from this superb production team.
5. ‘GOLDEN’ JILL SCOTT (SIR PIERS – CURIOUS) Outstanding production taking you on a soulful never ending journey with the track switching twisting and turning, serious gettin down material, sure winner superb material!!!
6. ‘THANKYOU LORD’ CONNIE HARVEY- SOULFURIC Amen to that brothers & sisters classic Gospel trackdone to perfection set for the top no problem…
7. ‘RELEASE YOURSELF’ COPYRIGHT FEAT TASITA D’MOUR This is a break from the norm with a real nice soulful groove, pitched down it’s sweet, but still got the legs for peak time if you need it, for you more up for it shall we say! very M.A.W. stylee with a sweet vocal. nice one boys…
8. ‘KING OF KINGS’ PHIL HOOTON FEAT TESTAMENT & RON CARROLL (SUSU) This has to be my biggest anthem of the past 2 years, absolutely blowing the roof off Southport Weekender, not once but twice, obvious Move your Body hook, subtle guitar, an awesome sax groove, with an infectious vocal making a stand for The Gospel community, with a huge effect on our dance floors, A sweet remix from Terry Hunter & Ron Carroll adding the finishing touch.Huge!!!
Phil Hooton feat Testament, King Of Kings single will be released on november 8th on suSU