Saturday, 6 August 2016

Sargent Tucker Drizabone - I Need Your Love - Out now on DSG

New Orleans Louisiana born Sargent Tucker (aka) Johnnie Tucker is a multi-talented, Singer, Musician, producer & songwriter, who has worked previously with Grammy Nominated produced Levi Seacer (Prince's former Music Director and guitarist ), Danny Thomas (Co-founder of “Con-Funk Shun), Juan Escovedo (of the famous Escovedo Family).

Sargent Tucker wrote the song, “I Am Happy'' which was selected as the theme song for the “I am Happy Project” with Tucker being the featured performer at last years Hollywood Global Happiness Day event. The Happiness Honorees included: Will Smith, Ellen Degeneres, Goldie Hawn, and Robbie Williams.

''I Need Your Love'' was written by Sargent Tucker & Martin Riley (aka) Bud E' Bluz. In it's original version, the song has started to build in the UK with modern Soul fans.
I heard the song and my first thought was wow!! if only Drizabone could remix this gem, then it could be one of the ''Soul tracks of the year'', The song is currently sitting at #1 at #1 on The Sweet Rhythms ChartBilly Freeman of Drizabone is currently working hard, completing his new Drizabone album which looks likely to be set for release next year. 

So to this the day, it's been two years since I asked Billy to remix SouLutions rough demo of Listen, which reached #1 in many UK Soul Charts, after he rewrote their backing track. It's been one year since, Ola Onabules Soul Town Soul #1, so i thought it must be time for the UK Modern Soul maestro to hit the mixing desk once again.

Drizabone reached the UK top 30 twice with, ''Real Love'' firstly in 1991 when it reached, #16 and then again with a remix in 1995 when it climbed to #24. Drizabone have had national remix hits with, Lisa Stansfield, Mary J Blidge & Shanice ''I Love Your Smile'' Drizabone remixed changed the songs fortune in 1992 to reach #2 UK & #1 in America where the song in it's original mix had staled.

Click here to download Sargent Tucker featuring Drizabone - Need Your Love

What you said...
Hugh Williams - Excellent, sounds very summer ...very radio too!
Bigger Mi- Soul  - Contender for Soul track Of The Year.
Keith Sly Coluful Radio - Great Tune
Snowboy - Looking forward to the Vinyl
Ash Selector - A Musical Massage to your ears. The Sound Of Summer!   
Kev Roberts - It's Going To be a Big Song!
Jigs Mi Soul - Song of Early Summer 
Shaun Louis - A Big Soul biscuit for 2016
Toby Walker - Soul Walkin - Top 10 tracks of the year 
Ian Jons - Wow Tune Of The Year - Future Classic 
Rob James - Thank the Lord for DSG 
Tony Shawcross What a great record up there with the best of 2016
Dennis O'Brien Presenter Brilliant remix. Love it
Jai So Soulful - potentially the track of the year. 
Gary Spence Solar Radio. Oh Yes, Can't Wait to play it, remix of the Year. 
Plays on Jazz FM on Jeff Youngs , Peter Young, John Osborne.
Paul Sams Stomp Radio Great Tuna This Fella 
Kev Roberts It's a monster and no home should be without it!  

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