Buy on iTunes | Amazon | Traxsource | Beatport | Juno DownloadGOGO Music carries on with genuine songs, presenting you this time a production by the South African trio Nativeroots who are featuring Zano on vocals. The Original of "Taking Over The World", already causes stir on the motherlands dance-floors and is now ready to hit them worldwide with fresh remixes by the ever soulful Sean McCabe.
Nativeroots was formed by Mindlo and Essential-I in 2008 who were later joined by Vuky-J, all of them young producers, musicians and DJs from Pretoria, who came together with a vision of creating their unique sound comprising soulful sounds and African rhythms. The recognition and support from legends like DJ Christos and Vinny Da Vinci earned them a stable place in the music industry and most of their production already gained support by popular radio stations like Metro FM and YFM in South Africa. Thanks to their skills, they were as well chosen as presenters at the SAMC (Southern African Music Conference) in 2010 and 2011, where they shared their experiences and some of the techniques they use in the studio. As remixers they reworked songs of some of the world's leading house music producers including Abicah Soul, Black Coffee, Jamie Thinnes and Oskido.
Vocalist Zano must be counted beyond the best emerging from South Africa. His journey started when he moved to Pretoria to study music and where he met Shota. This meeting led to an opportunity in 2004 where DJ Black Coffee was looking for a vocalist for his song “Happiness” which he was producing for DJ Christos & Vinni Da Vinci’s (DJs @Work 4) compilation. After that he was called to work with many influential artists in SA’s music industry including the legendary late Lebo Mathosa. He became her backing vocalist and songwriter. In 2008 Zano released his critically-acclaimed single “Hello”. The song put Zano on people’s ears, eyes, and minds. Zano followed this up with a collaboration with Ralf GUM for “My Story”, which was the first appearance of him on GOGO Music and further built Zano’s brand as a prolific songwriter. Zano as well wrote and sang “Someday”, released on Black Coffee multi-award winning and platinum selling album “Home Brewed”.
UK based soulful darling Sean McCabe delivers the remix honours for “Taking Over The World”. At the age of 26, Sean has not only already produced and remixed for the prestigious King Street Sounds, Strictly Rhythm, Soul Heaven, and Z Records, but he has also played at the Soul Heaven’s 10th Anniversary at the Ministry of Sound and three times at the highly respected festival Southport Weekender. His remix-vita includes artists such as Donae’o, Dennis Ferrer, Quentin Harris, Stephanie Cooke, Todd Terry and Barbara Tucker to name a few. Now for the first time on GOGO Music he delivers once again one of his beloved classic soulful and Jersey old-school influenced workouts, which already made him a favourite for Tony Humphries, Joey Negro, Phil Asher and many more.
GOGO Music offers you with “Taking Over The World” again a song that will not only work the sophisticated dancefloor, but as well warm your heart and soul.
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Tracklist Nativeroots feat. Zano - Taking Over The World - GOGO 055:
1 - Original Mix 7:50
2 - Sean McCabe Remix 7:21
3 - Sean McCabe Remix Instrumental 7:21
4 - Sean McCabe Overdub Mix 6:31
5 - Sean McCabe Overdubstrumental Mix 6:31
PRESS REACTIONS AND REVIEWS:
Spirit Of House (Switzerland)
Nativeroots feat. Zano - Taking Over The World - GOGO 055
Renowned GOGO Music continue to bless us with nothing but the best in soulful house music. Their latest offering is "Taking over the world", a musical gem by South African trio Nativeroots which features Zano on vocals. Their original production is pure class and combines Zano's heartfelt rendition of the lyrics with illustrious jazzy keys and smooth laidback rhythms - unsurprisingly it already causes stir on the motherlands dance floors. On remix duty we have Sean McCabe who contributes once again one of his compelling truly soulicious remixes fueled with luscious keys and old school inspired smooth yet thrilling rhythms. by Michael Fossati
Some Nativeroots feat. Zano - Taking Over The World - GOGO 055 - DJ feedback:
:: "Very cool release!!" Oli Lazarus (Realpeople Music)
:: "My man Sean TURNS this out WICKEDLY...Got my full support!!!" Vinny Da Vinci (House Afrika, South Africa)
:: "Another great release - fellow Welshman Sean does a great job and turns in a great set of mixes. Full support from me." Craig Bartlett (L'America, UK)
:: "Another hot vocal release from GOGO Music, Zano hitting my heart with this gem!! 'Sean McCabe' remix on my playlist this weekend." Alan O (Multi Storey Soul radio show, RTE Pulse, Dublin, Ireland)
:: "I’m going to play immediately tonight!! The Original Mix is pure class! Great rework from Sean McCabe on the Overdub Mix." Cesare ‘boogeyman’ Cera aka Black Mighty Wax (Gruradio, Italy)
:: "I love the soulful laid back grooves of the "Original Mix" for listening to at home but Sean McCabe has absolutely nailed his mixes and I'm sure I'll make good use of this." Dean Serafini (jjazproject, UK)
:: "The Sean McCabe remix on this for me all the way, will be playing on the show asap." Antony Angell (Essential House Radio Show, UK)
:: "Lovely Sean McCabe mixes" Ben Moss (Loss Audio, Germany)
:: "Big!! release!!" Michele Cerino (Radio Ibiza)
:: "10/10. Sean McCabe Remix for me! Full support." Mirko Paoloni (Radio Party Groove, Italy)
:: "Nice, classy and soulful house music. Well done, it's in my bag." Deep Index (New Zealand)
:: "Sounds hot!! I will definitely blaze this." Edgar (Kaya FM, South Africa)
:: "I'm really digging this release, all the mixes are spot on, but the original mix is the pick of the package for me, warm feel-good house just the way I like it." Bobi (Club FM, Mazedonia)
:: ""My Story" is still one of my favourite songs of GOGO Music label. Zano's hit again, great vocals and good energy the riOginal Mix. Interesting and groovy Sean McCabe Remixes. Good package. Always support!" Alessio Furia (Magma Global Groove, Italy)
:: "Great soulful house track with a touch of tropical." Randy Schlager (DMX, USA)
:: "Excellent work on the original and Sean McCabe remixes love it pow will be flinging it down. thank you GOGO Music. " Silver (UK)
"I'm currently playing the original mix in my radio mixshow set. Like all aspects of the song from the vocals to lyrics and production. Good luck with it." Keith Thompson (Waking Monster Media, USA)
:: "Nice one! Original mix and Overdub for me!" Henri Kohn (Soulstar, Germany)
:: "Thank You, I love it. Full support from me, just i add it to my show for next week Midnight Express." Tom Vagabondo
:: "Thank you! This is truly amazing, uplifting & great lyrics." Lady Duracell (Push FM, UK)
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|Sean McCabe Remix Instrumental
|Sean McCabe Overdub Mix
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