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The 1st installment featured mixes from Groove Junkies & Terry Hunter and received global support from such notable tastemakers as Danny Krivit, DJ Spen, Richard Earnshaw, DJ Meme, King Britt, DJ Yass, Jask, Groove Assassin, Bobby & Steve, Marques Wyatt, Morten Trust (Soulmagic) and many more….
Now DJ Spen and Gary Hudgins deliver a remix that can only be described as a masterpiece! Their interpretation of Groove Junkies acclaimed cover of the Billie Holiday classic is an uplifting, soulful house workout that delivers on all fronts. No gimmicks, just real House music with musicality, grit, nuance, a ton of heart and hands in the air drama that’s destined to take the party to the next level!
ABOUT DJ SPEN & GARY HUDGINS
With a career span of more than 20 years Spen has become one of the most sought-after and respected Producer / DJs on the planet. His legendary work with Jasper Street Co., Basement Boys, MuthaFunkaz, Code Red and his new Quantize imprint rank him amongst today’s elite writer and producers. Today, Spen can be found jetting off to gigs at some of the premier clubs around the world while juggling his demanding studio work schedule.
Fellow Baltimore native Gary Hudgins has played keyboards professionally for over 30 years. Aside from being a long time collaborator with Spen, his phenomenal keyboard talents can also be heard on recordings and remixes by artists such as Angie Stone, Lenny Kravitz, Michael Jackson, Brandy, Ann Nesby (The Sounds Of Blackness), Taja Seville, Sybil and others. The outrageous diversity of all these artists reflect Gary's diversity and his ability to adapt to almost any musical genre.
ABOUT GROOVE JUNKIES
As founding member of Groove Junkies, New York Cities own Evan Landes has launched numerous assaults on global dance charts since 1995. Evan has inspired a legion of loyal fans with a consistent quality of work that’s led to numerous chart topping hits on internationally known Dance labels, including his highly regarded MoreHouse Records imprint. To date Evan’s original productions and remixes have garnered 18 Top 10 Download chart positions on Traxsource.com. His productions have also snagged the coveted #1 and #2 slots on the European based DJ Mag Hype Chart, along with a couple of Top 5 positions in Billboard’s Top 100 Dance chart. He’s gone from strength to strength with each release, and can boast support from industry legends such as Frankie Knuckles, Louie Vega, David Morales, Roger Sanchez, Ben Watt, Joey Negro and Tony Humphries to name a few.
ABOUT CHELLENA BLACK
Los Angeles by way of Chicago vocalist Chellena Black has shared the stage and worked with the likes of Kirk Franklin, Fred Hammond, Yolanda Adams, Erykah Badu, Ann Nesby, Teresa Griffin, Byron Stingily, Ron Carroll, Mike Dunn, Georgie Porgie, Tony Powell and Gabriel Horizon to name a few. Her Gospel roots, blessed spirit and incredible talent is on full display and we’re thrilled to be able to showcase her on such an iconic song.
Written by Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog Jr.
Additional Lyrics by Evan Landes, Chellena Black
Published by Edward B Marks Music Company
Lead & Background Vocals by Chellena Black
Vocals Produced by Evan Landes for Groove Junkies Productions
Remix Produced by DJ Spen & Gary Hudgins
Keys by Gary Hudgins
Rhythm Tracks, Mixdown and Mastering by DJ Spen for Quantize Recordings Inc.
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