Summer is around the corner, with the peaking of parties and festival season flourishing worldwide. Meanwhile, the music production has not slowed down one bit, and continuing with our top tech-house music chart; it is time to highlight the best of May 2021. This edition is packed with rising striving tech-house labels and a good mix of reputed DJ/producers with a sprinkle of upcoming artists to mention.
1. “Can’t Sleep (Joshwa Extended Remix)” – Joshwa (U.K.), George Mensah [Lovejuice Records]
London-based DJ Joshwa is back to Lovejuice imprint with a prominent remix of the lovely house track “Cant’ Sleep” by George Mensah.
2. “Murder On The Dancefloor” – Hannah Laing [SPINNIN’ DEEP]
3. “Hood Shit” – Carlo Lio, MC Flipside [Rawthentic]
4. “808” – DONT BLINK [STEREOHYPE]
Making their debut on STEREOHYPE, DONT BLINK has delivered a driving tech-house floor filler with a funky bassline and catchy vocals. ‘808’ is a certified heater.
5. “My Body” – Stefano Noferini, Alann M [DPE]
DPE is a new Deeperfect sub-label that welcomes house and techno master Stefano Noferini to debut with a fire deep-tech tune.
6. “In My Head” – AZETE [Saved Records]
Nic Fanciulli’s Saved Records welcomes its newest signing from the U.K., AZETE, to release its debut single, “In My Head.”
7. “Reflection” – Ben Miller (Aus) [RIM]
Australian DJ/Producer Ben Miller is blowing away the charts with his latest dancefloor heater, “Reflections.”
8. “Tus Besos” – Andruss, Bob Musella [Terms & Conditions]
9. “Together (Josh Wink Interpretation)” – Steve Bug, Cle Josh Wink [Rejected]
10. “El Ritmo” – Vega & Romero, Louie Vega, Harry Romero [Bambossa]
11. “Tribal Heart Percussive Soul” – Saeed Younan [Younan Music]
D.J. and producer Saeed Younan releases his debut full-length artist album of original tracks titled, Morph. As a sought-after remixer for many years, Younan’s production skills shine as he journeys from the signature dancefloor tribal rhythms to meditative soundscapes.
12. “The Blues” – Johan S, Oliver Knight [Subtractive Recordings]
13. “All I Need” – Jaded [Toolroom]
14. “Knock Me Out (Kyle Walker Extended Remix)” – Ferreck Dawn, GUZ (N.L.) Kyle Walker [Club Sweat]
“Knock Me Out Remixes,” released on Club Sweat, is a must-have dancefloor weapon to every playlist this summer.
15. “Swords” – Eddy M [Solid Grooves Raw]
Solid Grooves‘ ‘Raw Grooves’ series welcomed the first-ever Various Artists project, introducing a slick selection of groove-heavy cuts from some of the label’s core family members and closest friends.
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