A label that has stood proudly for over 20 years as purveyors of deep, soulful, adventurous R'n'B, World, Jazz, Electronica, Boogie and Hip-Hop. 2020 brings another instalment to one of their enticing series: The Heart, volume 5.
From AfriCali's fusion of shuffling Funk and High-Life to JaZzz's minimal, downtempo, stirring 'Silly Love Affair', Carolyn Samuelson's Norah Jones-like 'Doesn't Get Better Than This' to Spikey Tee's sublime midtempo, classy 'Rain' supported by Suff Daddy and Jim Dunloop.
San Francisco to New York, Brisbane, Lagos, Munich, Kingston, London and much further are represented here. Encapsulating captivating classics, alongside pulsating previews of forthcoming TDR albums, with special guest artists including Baatin from Slum Village, Liv Warfield from Prince's New Power Generation, Amy Winehouse's Back2Black band Personal Life and more.
Embracing the remedies and melodies needed, more so in a time of social distancing, to resonate, relate, help, heal, reveal and feel this now new way, as we warmly live, give and of course love, all from … ‘The Heart’. Out now.