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Soulful House is a subgenre of House Music featuring deep and melodic vibes, sophisticated musicality, R&B elements and most often soulful vocals.

Save This: Joe Claussell in Chicago Wednesday, September 25

Dance music legend Joe Claussell with Vick Lavender and Dreea at Renaissance Bronzeville on September 25 2019, presented by Ronda Flowers and Koko.
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Opolopo, Sir LSG Remix Ralf GUM’s “Used To Be”

"Used To Be," the next single from Ralf Gum's Progressions album, gets rubbed up by a transcontinental team of soulful house all-stars, including Opolopo, Sir LSG and Davide Fiorese.
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#ListenUp Disco Legend John Morales Preps a New Album for Quantize

John Morales' All Q'd Up Vol 2 features 3 new tracks, collabs with Thommy Davis, DJ Spen, Natasha Watts and vocals for dayzzzzz.

That Frankie Knuckles/Lou Rawls Cut: You’ll Never Find This Record Ever Again

Frankie Knuckles' remix of Lou Rawls "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine" became a thing of fable when he played it in a Boiler Room set and here it is, preserved on wax.

Louie Vega, Leroy Burgess, Patrick Adams Collaborate for Barely Breaking Even

The Unviersal Robot Band's classic "Barely Breaking Even" finds new life in the hands of Louie Vega for BBE Music's 500th release.

Rasmus Faber – A 5 Mag Mix 82

We praise Rasmus Faber on his new album "Two Left Feet" and he blesses us with a new 5 Mag Mix.
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Ralf Gum Releases PROGRESSION Sampler on Vinyl

Four tracks from Ralf Gum's latest album Progressions have showed up on vinyl. Why don't more soulful house labels follow suit?
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#ListenUp NDATL Rallies an All-Star Line-up for Who Do You Love?

Ricky Corey, Chez Damier, Kayenne, Josh Milan and of course Kai Alce make this funk cover one of the soulful house jams of the year.

For Me: The Beautiful World of Dawn Tallman

People say that music saved their life. Music saved Dawn Tallman, and her music has saved so many more. The Queen of Gospel Energy talks to 5 Mag about her songs of love, inspiration and survival.

#ListenUp Recloose Remixes a Lady Alma & Mark de Clive-Lowe Classic

Recloose's remix of Keep It Moving shines on the new LP, Twilight, dropping June 28.
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Nina Simone: the Francois K & Tony Humphries Remixes

Some reissued tracks from the "dead wax era" of the mid-2000s showcase songs from the brilliant Nina Simone in the loving hands of two legendary house music remixers.
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Detroit Strong: Bad Ass Tracks from Jon Dixon on WANT IT

Jon Dixon didn't come from nowhere but he's about to be everywhere. Featuring Amp Fiddler and Dames Brown, Waajeed on the remix.
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#ListenUp Mark de Clive-Lowe Remixes Coltrane & Whitney Houston on LOVE

Love is still the message: Listen to new remixes of Love Will Save The Day and A Love Supreme out this month from GAMM.

T. Williams Remixes Javeon’s “Nobody”

Soulful house with a crack of thunder: T. Williams remixes "Nobody" from Bristol vocalist Javeon.
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Lost John Morales Remixes of Marvin Gaye’s FUNK ME

Disco master John Morales' previously unreleased remixes surface on a DJ Spinna mix some 15 years after they were made and for what would have been the 85th birthday of Marvin Gaye.

#ListenUp HOOKED on Alex Agore

Listen to HOOKED, Alex Agore's latest record with a sound balanced and carefully tempered between energetic dancefloor-friendly chords and deep soulful vibes.
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#ListenUp – Saine & Smith Play Some Dirty Games

Strike a match, light the wick and listen to this thing groove into a soulphonic frenzy stoked by a choice sample from Vincent Montana Jr's orchestra of disco wonders.

#ListenUp Terry Hunter Remixes CLAUDETTE from Ralf Gum & Monique Bingham

The Terry Hunter Remixes dropped and more from Jimpster and Ralf Gum are to follow the protest song CLAUDETTE which pays tribute to African American civil rights pioneer Claudette Colvin.

Timmy Regisford & Joe Claussell Take On Donny Hathaway

These unofficial edits of "I Love You More Than You'll Ever Know" are without peer.
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Kelly G. – Chicago Stories

Czarina Mirani meets up with old friend and creative dynamo Kelly G, who's mounted an incredible comeback to the top of the charts.

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Remembering Legendary Vocalist Michael Procter

The voice of definitive house music classics "Deliver Me" and "Love Don't Live" has passed away.
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