Sitting on My Funk Nusoul & Neo R&B from Amsterdam
Producer and songwriter Jay Soul, a.k.a. Groove Architect, hails from Amsterdam, where he continuously works in a range of musical styles-from NU Soul to Hip-Hop, from Drum'n'Bass to Funky House and Soulful Pop. As half of the duo Ninefifty with Rodderdam singer Miss Dee, he has scored three Top 10 hits at mp3.com: 'Ex-Change' #1 overall Urban/R&B, 'TearsInside' #1 Soul, 'Night & Day' #8 Contemporary Urban) Ninefifty's CD Mango Juice was picked as 'Demo of the Month' by the Dutch National Pop Music Institute which brought them to the attention of LoveCat Music, a leading independent label in the USA. JaySoul recently produced the 'Keep On Shining' remix of Michael Franti & Spearhead's latest single 'Sometimes' (BooBoo Wax/Labels/Virgin Holland, 2001) and has been asked to remix another song for an upcoming Spearhead 'Stay Human' remix album. He also recently produced the IllCuzzin remix of the successful single 'Feel The Heat' by Holland's hip-hop group, The Proov (CMC/Soul Relation, 2000). And Brainpower, Holland's top MC, has asked JaySoul to produce two tracks on his upcoming 2nd album. You'll also hear JaySoul's grooves on TV commercials for SBB-Swiss Railways, Sunrise-German Telecom Operator, Douwe Egberts (Sara Lee), and KinkFM (radio). Fusing organic sounds and real instruments with 21st century technology, JaySoul's music always comes out fresh and, above all, funky. This CD is released on LoveCat Music.