||1.||"Walking In The Rain" (5:25)|
||2.||"Yes House" (4:56)|
||3.||"United We Dance" (4:51)|
||2.||"Fly House" (5:07)|
||3.||"So High" (5:07)|
Javonntte may hail from Detroit but his sound more naturally aligns with the likes of Kai Alce and that soulful, bumping Atlanta vibe. This 12" for Troubled Kids makes for a perfect case in point, not least on killer opening track "Walking In The Rain" with its irrepressibly funky groove and on-point vocal turn. "Yes House" takes things in a more stripped direction without compromising on warmth, while "United We Dance" heads towards an even more club-ready approach full of booming bass and sharp swinging drums. That's just the A-side, and with even more soul-powered goodness spilling out of the flip, there can surely be few house heads out there that wouldn't find a loving home for this record.
Owen Jay (Batti Batti), Jimpster, Tomi Chair, Life Recorder, Michael Terzian, TiTo (Troubled Kids Records), STEREO 12“, Mr Webster, DJ DRM (Bastard Jazz / BSTRD Boots), JP Source, Martin Haberland, Monsieur Cedric (Serie Limitee), Jesus Gonsev, Andrea Passenger, Agnostic Rhythm, Ricardo Miranda, Sam Don, ReeKee (Wrong Notes)
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