Play It Like Papa (15 Years Of Papa Records 2002 – 2017) – Various Artists


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‘PLAY IT LIKE PAPA’ is a true celebration of the label’s timeless musical output, available as a triple CD, divided into Broken Beat & Nu Jazz, Soulful House and Deep House & House genres, along with a giant digital download release including 120 catalogue gems!
The track list boasts a huge list of cuts from heavyweight international shakers including; BLAZE, FAZE ACTION, ELI ESCOBAR, DENNIS FERRER, ATJAZZ, TONY MOMRELLE, DARIO D’ATTIS, BUGZ IN THE ATTIC, JON CUTLER, MONIQUE BINGHAM, OSUNLADE, SIMON GREY, RICHARD EARNSHAW, RESTLESS SOUL and so many more.
Favourite songs such as ‘THE LIGHT’, ‘BUTTERFLIES’, ‘THE RAIN’ and ‘CAN’T STOP’ come from label’s homegrown band REEL PEOPLE on some of their acclaimed collaborations with vocalists ANGELA JOHNSON, DYANNA FEARON, VANESSA FREEMAN and SHARLENE HECTOR, among others.
‘PLAY IT LIKE PAPA’ also features tracks from upcoming talents SEBB JUNIOR and SAISON, whose ‘HOW YOU FEEL’ is an exclusive new track available on digital download of the album.
“Can’t believe how quickly the last 15 years have gone. We have had some real ups and downs but it’s always been such a huge rush presenting music under our Papa banner. Thanks to everyone who has been part of the journey. Here’s to the next 15 years!!” – OLI LAZARUS
One particular artist who has worked very closely with PAPA over the years is the legendary DJ SPINNA, who has released and remixed for label on tracks such as ‘WE CAN CHANGE THIS WORLD’, ‘LIVING MY LIFE’, ‘BACK 2 U’ and his acclaimed ‘INTERGALACTIC SOUL’ and more. So who better to put on DJ mix duty for this special album than the Brooklyn deck wizard himself! Fasten your seat belts as DJ SPINNA takes us on a PAPA excursion delivering 3 superb exclusive journeys into each genre.
“As time progresses and musical fads come and go, PapaRecords remains true to all things soulful across many musical genres. They’ve are a trustworthy name for music that touches emotions and speaks to the heart of thepeople.” – DJ SPINNA.

Track Listing

Disc 1

No. Track Preview
01. Simon Grey - The Galactica Suite (Original Mix) Listen
02. Eli Escobar- Seein' You (Original Mix)
03. Reel People feat. Sharlene Hector - The Rain (Original Mix) Listen
04. Dj Spinna feat. Heavy - We Can Change This World (Original Mix) Listen
05. Reel People feat. Jag - Second Guess (La Data Remix) Listen
06. Jon Cutler feat. Sarah Anne Webb - Dawn (Afronaut Reconstruction) Listen
07. Blaze - Sapporo
08. Faze Action presents Orto feat. Vanessa Freeman - Waiting Is Over (Original Mix) Listen
09. Reel People feat. Vanessa Freeman - The Light (Original Mix) Listen
10. Reel People feat. Darien - Upside (Bugz Upside Mix) Listen
11. Matthias 'Matty' Heilbronn feat. Monique Bingham - Go Better (Soulflower Mix) Listen
12. Alison David - Dreams (Afronaut Mix) Listen
13. Yam Who? feat. Noel McKoy - Summertime (NSM Summertime '09 Mix feat. special guest Leroy Burgess Listen

Disc 2

No. Track Preview
01. Reel People feat. Angela Johnson - In The Sun (Yoruba Soul Remix) Listen
02. The Realm feat. Tony Momrelle - Time (The Realm Vocal Mix) Listen
03. Alison David - Dreams (The Layabouts Vocal Mix) Listen
04. Da Lata feat. Diabel Cissokho - This Is Not Your Job (Da Lata House Mix)
05. Reel People feat. Dyanna Fearon - Butterflies (Restless Soul's Heaven Mix) Listen
06. Osunlade feat. Maiya James - Same Thing (Atjazz Remix)
07. Dj Spinna feat. Selan - Back 2 U (The Realm Remix) Listen
08. Everyday People - Simmer Down (House Vox) Listen
09. Reel People feat. Jag - Second Guess (Grant Nelson Remix) Listen
10. The Realm & V - One Chance (The Realm Haouse Vox) Listen
11. Simon Grey - The Galactica Suite (4tothefloor Mix) Listen
12. Reel People feat. Angela Johnson - Can't Stop (Dennis F's Falling 4 U Mix) Listen
13. Domu presents Pete Simpson - Look A Little Further (MuthaFunkaz 12" Vocal Mix) Listen

Disc 3

No. Track Preview
01. Sebb Junior - This Sound Rocks My Body
02. Blaze - Celestine Prophecy Listen
03. Eli Escobar - Seein You (Saison Remix)
04. Jon Cutler - I'll Take You (Richard Earnshaw Re-Beat Edit) Listen
05. Aki Bergen feat. Carmen Sherry - Into My Soul (Spiritchaser Remix) Listen
06. The Realm feat. Choklate - I'll Let It (Aki Bergen Dub-O-Matic Mix) Listen
07. Saison - The Dukes Listen
08. The Realm - When In Rome
09. Saison - Caught Up
10. Oreja - Vazilando (Main Mix) Listen
11. Os Malandros - Para Ne Wey (Rainy City Music Mix) Listen
12. Urban Sound Lab feat. Ursula Rucker - Be Gone (Dario D'Attis Retro Mix) Listen

Additional information

input date 7th November 2017

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