The Salsoul label, founded by brothers Joseph, Stanley and Kenneth Cayre in 1975, was fundamental in the development of dance music, right from the point that they released the first commercially available 12″ record in 1976. Therefore it is extremely welcoming to find that Harmless Records have put this 3xCD set of the labels best mixes.
Every week we bring you our favourite tracks that we’ve discovered on Soundcloud. This week is a great re-edit by Beaten Space Probe of the classic Salsoul tune ‘Love Sensation’ from Loleatta Holloway, who recently passsed away. The song was written and produced by Dan Hartman and released in 1980 on Loleatta’s album of the [...]
You may be aware that Loleatta Holloway passed away today. She was the diva’s diva, managing to continually eclipse those who chose to try and copy or sample her. Please take a moment to listen to the classic ‘Love Sensation’ and bow to the sheer talent of one of the best voices in disco. Listen to [...]