Soulnaturals Ft. CeCi Munette – I Found Love In A Discotheque (inc. Hotmood Remix)
Soulnaturals are back with the first single release from their forthcoming album ‘Parlo Discoteca?’, with ‘I Found Love In A Discotheque’ (Release Date: August 18th, 2023) – an instant, feel good summer charmer with a soulful, classic 70s Disco feel. The track features British Soul Standard new find gospel singer from San Diego,US CeCi Munette, a gifted vocalist who can tackle any genre, from Soul to Opera and everything in between. The single package also features a remix from ‘Hotmood’ a current hot name on the Disco & Nu-Disco scene, carrying on the classic Disco feel with a contemporary dance edge.
CeCi Munette is backed by serious gospel BVs from Yvonne Park and Kadesha Charles, Yvonne is a top backing singer who has toured with Mabel, Emilie Sande amongst many others . The album was recorded and mixed at Tileyard Studios with TV & Film writer Mark Anderson and was mastered by Trevor Horn associate Steve Honest, who has worked with many mainstream acts including Culture Club, Grace Jones, Oasis etc. Songwriter & Producer behind the project is Soulnaturals & BSS supremo Tony Cannam, who is influenced by the rich heritage of 60s & 70s US Soul/Funk artists and arrangers such as Norman Whitfield, Curtis Mayfield, Stevie Wonder and Quincy Jones.
Soulnaturals have received rave reviews from the likes of Blues & Soul, Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show, BBC6, Peter Young Jazz FM, Andy Peebles Smooth FM, Solar Radio, BBC Regional, Clash Magazine, DMC World, Altsounds, London Live TV etc. Live shows include being the first act to open the newly refurbished Jazz Café supporting Billie Rae Martin, headlining Pizza Express Jazz Soho, Vintage Festival, Blues Kitchen, Paperdress Vintage and famous Swinging 60s Soho clubs that are still swinging Scotch of St. James and Bag o’Nails. In 2016 they collaborated with Secret Cinema for their ‘Dirty Dancing’ festival spectacular in Jubilee Park, East London.
Soulnaturals released their debut vinyl album in 2017 as part of the national Record Store Day event, receiving strong critical acclaim, including contender for album of the year from UKVibe.org and SoulDonuts.com blogs. Collaborations included Australias’ First Lady of Soul Kylie Auldist, who had a huge summer worlwide hit with Kungs vs Cookin’ with 3 Burners ‘This Girl’, and reggae legend Dave Barker who had the UKs first reggae No.1 hit with ‘Double Barrell’ by Dave & Ansell Collins. International DJ remixes have included Swedish House Maestro Opolopo and Australian Disco crowd pleaser Dr. Packer.
With backing from MOBO UK Awards, Soulnaturals forthcoming album ‘Parlo Discoteca?’ is an exploration in fusing classic, original new songs with disco & funk beats, a live rhythm section, classical & orchestral players and their trademark of featuring the finest up and coming Soul & RnB singers from across the globe. Stay tuned to Soulnaturals distinct frequency.
“immediately attention-grabbing with the classic Marvin Gaye sound. A strong song and an instant classic. Expect to be hearing this for years to come”– Snowboy
“Soulnaturals are a force to be reckoned with”– Clash Magazine