Charlton Ndlovu also known by the name of DJ Charl is a young talented producer who does Afro House music. Based in South Africa, Johannesburg. “Wake Up” features vocals from the bushmen in West Africa which has been married with House music elements to give the bump and groove on all dance floors across the world.
Wake Up is supported by three other remixes from Beebar, Eddhi Cheq and DJ Charl’s group Nurogroove.
A little about Thulasizwe “Lastee” Dlamini and his journey…
Born and bred in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa in a family that loved and respected soulful music, which Lastee adopted it in his early years, when he finished high school, he had to do something with that particular lesson. In January 2007 he found a job, bought his first computer in September 2007. Teaching himself how to produce music and sing on his own beats…and thats when the music journey started.
He is also apart of “Select Play Music” which was formed in 2012 with Tellaman (Soul Candi)
Lastee has worked with a lot of internationals like D-Malice, Pascal Morais, Djeff, Jonny Miller to name a few and local guys like Zakwe, Cuebur, Mindlo & Essential I, DJ Kanunu, Beast, and Duncan in a song that features AKA, Professor, and Mampintsha
This single is features 3 versatile remixes, the first one which is a collaboration with South Africa’s Cuebur and UK’s D-Malice. Their remix has been gaining support from Black Coffee, YFM to name a few.
N’Dinga Gaba and Maurice Carroll give the track a more Soulful flavour with a floor filler beat and smooth Piano.
The final remix comes from Atjazz Record Company’s DJ Tipz. Tipz is a producer to watch out for, his remix of Pretty Girl is most definitely one for the “heads” as he gives the original a deep/afro touch!
Status is a Deep, Afro, House influenced ep, which boasts four massive tracks! Two instrumentals and two vocals, featuring known vocalists, Marissa Guzman who has worked with producers such as Black Coffee, Cuebur to name a few and UK based soul singer Sabrina Chyld who has had great success globally.
Jonny Miller: After twenty four years of being immersed in electronic music, Jonny Miller’s daily life is as varied as his record collection. A producer, remixer, production engineer, broadcaster, label owner and even a music production tutor, he’s teaching the next generation of music makers how to do it right. His musical journey throughout the years has taken him through bass music, all forms of house, disco and broken beat but its the deep, afrohouse groove where you’ll find him today. His productions in 2014 alone have featured on leading deep house labels such as Tribe Records, Soul Candi and The Atjazz Record Co.
D-Malice: This guy is an exceptional talent and ambassador of the ever evolving world of dance music. Indian at his roots this man has also mastered the art of many other world music elements with African, Afro Cuban and Latin percussion programming backing up his strong centred deep and soulful sound.
UK based DJ/Producer ‘Raj’ began spinning records from the tender age of 13, heavily influenced by ‘Old School Garage’ but not restricted to one genre, he has also dabbled in Reggae, Hip Hop, R&B, Soul, Motown and many other genres of the world and landing firmly on his feet finding his passion for House Music.
“Glory” a spoken worded creation by J Maloe featuring the very talented Sphelele. This EP contains 3 tracks two mixes from Jeff him self and a deeper vibe from Italy based producer Fromwood.
Rudo Deep, a name to get use to in the House scene. hailing from Gauteng, South Africa. A “Deep”, “Afro” house producer who has had music featured on labels like Tribe Records, Sonar Pilot to name a few.
“The Annoucenment” a dance-floor filler track with a bouncy bass-line and skipping drum beat. Supporting the original we have three remixes including a remix by Russia’s finest…Lay-Far, with multiple releases under his belt on such renowned labels as Tokyo Dawn, Tru Thoughts, 4Lux, City Fly or Freestyle Records Lay-Far has been gaining constant support from the likes of Jimpster, Laurent Garnier, Opolopo, Osunlade, Phil Asher, Joey Negro, Move D, Rainer Truby, Kon, Jazzanova, Gerd, Simbad, Josh Wink, Daz-I-Kue, Recloose just to name a few and we are honored to have such prodigious remix by him. Jonny Miller who has been on fire recently, gives the original an outstanding “Afro-Tek” twist and more percussive elements and “techy” synth stabs.
DM.Recordings owner D-Malice, strips down the original giving it a more underground touch, with a heavy backbeat and skippy bass-line, which support the chopped up synth stabs. This one will be a must have for “Deep House” lovers.
DM.Recordings latest signing “Corinda” provides “Sleepless Nights”. The first release by this talented producer.
Corinda comes with hard hitting beats which will get you grooving on the dance-floor supported by hypnotic chanting and smooth music. This package also comes with a “Dub” mix a great tool for the DJs as well as a stripped back reprise “Spiritual Mix”.
A must have for all those, Deep, Afro House lovers.
Composed, Produced and Arranged by: Corinda
Mastered at The DM.Lab (UK)
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DM.Recordings present D-Malice & Diamondancer Motherland (Da Capos Touch)
One of Africas hottest House producers, Da Capos remixes, one UKs Afro House pioneers, D-Malices Motherland. This track is sure to be set as a favorite for all deep house lovers as the original caused some heat back in 2012.
A little info on Nicodimas aka Da Capo, a self-taught producer & DJ who first fell in love with house music at an early age enabling him to have a good ear for music and the unmistakable ability to create blazing sounds to keep masses salivating for more and earned him his spot amongst South Africa and the world over as a highly regarded producer at the tender age of 21.
Da Capos projects have earned him numerous accolades from well-known djs/producers such as Ralf GUM, Atjazz, Andy Compton, Boddhi Satva, Osunlade to name a few.
DM.Recordings provide you with D-Malice’s brand new single “Indian Time”.
A club banger, which is set to make you move your feet and bounce with the rhythm on the dance floor. Influenced by the sounds of India and Africa, D-Malice infuses his musical roots. Combining Sitar, Indian Flute and Tabla hits with more traditional African percussion’s and lacing them with a strong dance back beat and bass-line.
Supporting this single we have four contrasting remixes from Jonny Miller with a more Afro-Tech take, GSparks giving the track a more stripped back percussive approach , Sobz completely twists the original and gives it some Soul, while Little D & Stamy go on a deep journey with a rigid beat, one for the head boppers
If you love House music this EP is for you, influenced with Deep and Afro sounds DM.Recordings newly signed, Beebar doesn’t disappoint on this 4 track package. Each track consists of a solid beats and grooves making you want to move
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DM.Recordings present to you “Pendukeny Part .2″ the follow up to the original produced by Para People featuring the smooth vocals of Gari Sinedima, which was released on Angola based label Mwimbo Records.
Part 2 offers four amazing mixes, from DJ Alpha (Kazakuta), Frankin Rodriques, Nuno Cunha and Leandro Silva. Each mix offering a different taste to suit your mood!