SUMMER LOVE 7:
Soothing, Soulful, Sun-Kissed House, Vol VII
Composed & Mixed by Donovan
1. Tribute (Original Extended Mix) - Ron Carroll, Bob Sinclar & Michael Robinson
2. This is How We Do It (DJ Meme Mix) - Scibi & Loui
3. Everyday (Unreleased Bootleg Mix) - Held & Esposito
4. Earth (Ben Watt Lazy Dog Remix) - Meshell Ndegeocello
5. (Who?) Keeps Changing Your Mind (Daniel Bovie & Roy Rox Remix) - South Street Player
6. Sonando Contigo (Cappucino Mix) - Kiko Navarro
7. Carmenita Lounging (Opera House Mix) - Claude Challe & Friends
8. Stereo Love (Extended Mix) - Edward Maya & Vika Jigulina
9. You & I (Deadmau5 Remix) - Medina
10. I Remember (Original Mix) - Kaskade & Deadmau5
11. Sun In My Eyes (MJ Cole Remix) - Myomi
ABOUT THE “SUMMER LOVE” CD SERIES:
Donovan’s "Summer Love" CD series is a collection of soothing, soulful, sun-kissed house beats that serves as your perfect music companion for relaxing days at the beach, at poolside, or simply anywhere outdoors... And when you are 'stuck' indoors, throw it in, and bring a feeling of "paradise" to your day. The Donovan "Summer Love" albums are all-time classics & the most popular CD series amongst the local San Francisco party community.
ABOUT DJ DONOVAN
Donovan has been one of the biggest names & DJ icons of San Francisco nightlife for the past 10 years. Revered as one of San Francisco's pioneers of house music, constantly innovating & pushing the creative boundaries of nightlife entertainment, and through his own unprecedented events that set a party standard unrivaled, DJ Donovan & "The Donovan Parties" have the remained the hottest #1 parties of Northern California for close to a decade, even in an era where "Top 40" and "Mash-Up" clubs & parties have become more popular to the masses. Donovan has stayed true to preserving & protecting the electronic & house music culture of San Francisco and continues to share and convert non-house listeners into house music fanatics. To his "underground house music" industry peers, Donovan is respected for being the army general on the front battle line of the war between "house" and "commercial" music, fighting to keep house music alive & fist-pumping. Donovan's mainstream friendly house music opens "non-believers" eyes & ears to the beauty & sophistication of house music, opening people's minds to a new music genre, and inspiring them & intriguing them to explore this "undiscovered" music genre at a deeper, more profound level, ultimately, feeding the "underground house music" scene with new "believers".
"Ruby Skye prides itself on headlining the biggest DJ names in the world and only showcasing the very best DJ talent out of San Francisco. Hands down, Donovan has one of the biggest draws in San Francisco. He has been Ruby Skye's ‘secret weapon’ at always packing the house with a highest quality, most sophisticated crowd and always delivers impeccable musical sets that are distinctly his own style.Donovan is someone Ruby Skye always brings in for our biggest, most high profile events." ~ George Kapaty, Owner of Ruby Skye Nightclub (San Francisco's #1 Nightclub Nominated "Best Venue of the Year" by DanceStar Music Awards 2004,"Best Club" Award at the 2009 World Club Awards)
Donovan is also revered as one of the leading pioneers famous in for performing a variety of unprecedented, dedicated, music genre-theme DJ sets incorporating live musicians and performers to compliment whatever theme; dancefloor vibe he is creating. Donovan performs dedicated Latin house sets w/ Latin trumpet players, saxophonist players, Spanish guitarists, timbales drummers, salsa dancers, flamenco dancers, samba dancers, and capoeira dancers. Donovan performs dedicated Classic Rock-Fused House sets w/ electric guitarists, bass players, keyboardists, electric violinists, and traditional rock drummers, often times with famous rock musicians such as Adrian Young (drummer from No Doubt) and Uriah Duffy (Whitesnake, Lyrics Born). Donovan performs dedicated Hip Hop fused House with freestyle lyricists, beat box artists, turntablists/scratchers, breakdancers, and hip hop dancers. Donovan performs dedicated Soulful, Vocal House with live vocalists, trumpet players, saxophonists, electric violinists, and conga drummers.
In 2010, Donovan has launched a series of LIVE SHOW events where DJ Donovan performs with a full live band of musicians:
In January, Donovan launched DONOVAN LIVE @ Vessel Nightclub (San Francisco's hottest underground house club, owned by the creator of CIELO New York), Donovan performs "big room & electro" progressive house w/ rock guitarists, bass players, electric violins, keyboardists, and live percussionist.
View Pictures & Live Videos from DONOVAN LIVE: Where Electro Meets Live Music:
In March, Donovan, who is 1/2 Nicaraguan, united with 3 other leading nightlife promoters of latin decent to form a registered LLC promotions company called BESO: Latin Flavored Live Entertainment & Dance Music for Everyone. The first BESO show was on March at Mezzanine Concert Hall where Donovan performed an all Latin House set accompanied by a Spanish guitarist and timbales drummers and put the dancefloor into a hip-shaking frenzy for his entire two-hour set.
View Pictures from The BESO Show w/ DJ Donovan:
On May 1st, just in time for CINCO DE MAYO, Donovan released the highly anticipated MI CASA: Sexy Latin & Brazilian Vol. III, Compiled & Mixed by Donovan" with his official CD Release Party at San Francisco's most breathtaking venue ANA MANDARA in Ghirardelli Square to a thousand loyal supporters. Donovan performed all the tracks from his new MI CASA III CD accompanied by his Latin band that consisted of a Spanish guitarist, Spanish pianist, trumpeter, saxophonist, timbales drummer & an army of conga drummers, accompanied by Salsa dancers & Flamenco dancers.
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO MI CASA III:
On July 3rd, just in time for 4TH OF JULY, Donovan released the highly anticipated “SUMMER LOVE: Soothing, Soulful, Sun-Kissed House, Vol VII” just in time for you to play & enjoy at your 4th of July poolside parties & barbecues!!!
Please enjoy this live stream & download of Donovan's SUMMER LOVE 7 and share the LOVE with others...
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