Faze Magazine, September 2020 – Issue 103, “4:18AM” EP Review, ISSA (US) feat. Thea Austin on ISSA Music
TRAXSOURCE – Charts & Features
WEEKLY HYPE CHART https://www.traxsource.com/title/1383934/traxsource-hype-chart-june-29th-2020 TECH HOUSE FEATURED RELEASE https://www.traxsource.com/genre/18/ TECH HOUSE ESSENTAILS CHART https://www.traxsource.com/title/1383905/june-29th HOUSE FEATURED RELEASE https://www.traxsource.com/genre/4/ HOUSE ESSENTIALS CHART https://www.traxsource.com/title/1383910/june-29th WEEKEND WEAPONS CHART https://www.traxsource.com/title/1382096/weekend-weapons-june-26th-2020 PRIORITY PLACEMENT ON UPFRONT PROMOS https://www.traxsource.com/list/1/?page=13
“4:18AM” is the latest release from ISSA and features SNAP! Vocalist Thea Austin as well as a remix from Russian producer, Soledrifter.
Landing on ISSA’s own ISSA Music in July, “4:18AM” sees the producer/songwriter who has worked on cuts from the likes of Whitney Houston, Erykah Badu and Paulina Rubio during her career, deliver a clipped, tight piece of funk-laced and jacking house. Heavy ‘on the one’ beats and honeyed vocals from legendary songstress Thea Austin, as well as spoken vocals from ISSA herself, makes for a powerful, purple-tinged track. Russian-born, Canada-based Soledrifter known for output for the likes of Peppermint Jam […]
Plastik People Best of 2019
A collection of all the best tracks from the Plastik People label over 2019. Features “Good Vibes” ISSA (US) feat Thea Austin (Original Mix)! Plastik People Recordings, founded by DJ / producer Marc Cotterell, is an underground vinyl & digital label out of Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. Plastik People focuses on underground deep house, house music & garage. Listen here.
FINEST NY HOUSE 2019, PART 2
RELEASE DATE 2019-12-20 LABEL King Street Sounds CATALOG KSD412 Being based in one of the defining cities for dance music in the USA for the past 25 years, we here at King Street Sounds know a thing or two about house music! In celebrations of an incredible past year of genre defining tracks, we’ve put together 50 tracks of both un-released and classic material from 2019 specifically for you on our “Finest NY House 2019 Part 2 VA compilations! Including […]
AFTER HOURS IBIZA 2019
RELEASE DATE 2019-08-23 LABEL Street King CATALOG KSD405 The party never stops on the international party island and in celebration we here at Street King have compiled 34 of our funkiest, techiest, housiest, and most soulful tracks in our “After Hours Ibiza 2019 VA compilation! Artists include Kerri Chandler, Dennis Ferrer, Nathan Barato, Marco Anzalone, Supernova, Tiger Stripes, Demuir, Piem, Stan Zeff, Vijay & Sofia Zlatko, Ron Flatter, Apollo 84, Johan S, Rhythm Staircase Matt Prehn, Richard Earnshaw, Nick Jones, […]
Criss Korey and ISSA – “MADE TO MOVE” and “IF IT FEELS GOOD” – EP Release on April 19th, 2019
Criss Korey and ISSA team up to deliver this monster collaboration “MADE TO MOVE” and “IF IT FEELS GOOD”. This 2 Tracker EP releases on APRIL 19th, 2019 on the legendary House Music label KING STREET SOUNDS!
ISSA (US) kicks off 2019 joining the Plastik People Recordings family for her forthcoming EP “Good Times”!
This 2-tracker EP features ISSA’s Original Mix of “Good Vibes” which is a Soulful, Deep House track with a serious groove featuring legendary vocalist + songwriter Thea Austin. You’ll recognize Thea Austin as the unmistakable singer behind 90s dance classic “Rhythm Is A Dancer.” Joe Olindo contributes with a top-notch Garage House remix. TRAXSOURCE 2-WEEK EXCLUSIVE RELEASE DATE: JAN 18TH AVAILABLE EVERYWHERE ELSE FEB 1ST
ISSA’s latest Deep House production “Let Go” (Original Mix) has been included in the Traxsource Deep Essentials Chart
The EP “Let Go” is out now exclusively on Traxsource on Lisztomania Records and will be available on all other digital music stores & streaming platforms on Nov 2nd, 2018.
ISSA’s track “Sweet” feat Thea Austin has been included in Soulful House Grooves Vol 13, a compilation releasing on Friday October 19th on Label Worx’s record label LW Recordings.
Soulful House Grooves presents tracks and remixes from David Morales, Louie Vega Starring Jocelyn Brown, Callvin, Joey Carlo, Next Door But One, Discotron, Urvin June & Anthony Carey, ISSA (US) feat Thea Austin, Pagany, Chriss DeVynal, Mark Di Meo, ZuluTribe, Rhemi, Livio Mode, Jo Paciello, Corduroy Mavericks, Fizzikx, Knox, Secret Sinz, Ewonder featuring JD Smoothe, Chujo, Paul Dwyer, ChicOlindo, Grow (Ibiza) & Bruno Costa, House Bros feat Jenny Cruz, Federico d’Alessio, David Anthony, T Colon Featuring Rachel Guest, Steal Vybe […]
ISSA has joined the Lisztomania Records family to release her new bangin’ Deep House EP “LET GO”!
This 2 tracker features ISSA’s Original Mix & her Dub Mix which lands on Traxsource for a 2 week exclusive on FRI October 19, 2018! Available on all digital music stores & streaming platforms on Nov 2, 2018!
“Sweet” Releases with a Bang During it’s 2 Week Exclusive on Traxsource!
• ISSA Original Mix Climbs to #24 on the Soulful House Top 100 Chart • Cällvin Mix #79 House Top 100 • Cällvin Mix #9 Essential Garage Chart • ISSA Original Mix #11 Weekend Weapons • Soledrifter Mix #23 Essential Deep Chart • ISSA Original Mix #39 in the Hype Chart • ISSA Original Mix Featured on Home Pages of Both Soulful House Essentials & What’s Hot!
“Sweet” PREMIERE on iDJ Magazine
International DJ Magazine does a Premiere and features ISSA + Thea Austin’s release “Sweet” calling it “a treat for the deep, soulful house lovers” …. “a classic deep, soulful west coast house sound”.
ISSA Feat. Thea Austin – “Sweet” – Out June 25, 2018!
+ Remixes from ISSA / Soledrifter / Callvin / WillowMan / Thea Austin With the tell-tale signs of summer easing their way into everyday life, attention turns to the inevitable soundtrack; with song-writing maestro ISSA – whose recent releases have seen her join the ranks of iconic labels like SIMMA Red and Madhouse – collaborating with the legendary Thea Austin on what might be the coolest groove of the year so far, you may not have to look far. Sweet is […]
Mixcloud – 65th in the Deephouse chart
ISSA enters the Top 100 Deep House Music Chart again with her latest Deep House DJ Mix “Resonance” featuring music by underground house producers WillowMan, Soledrifter, Sean McCabe, Josh Butler, Sebb Junior, Saison + More!
ISSA’s latest DJ Mix “Intervals In Motion” is featured on Parisian House Music label Sugar Moods’ Podcast! Sugar Moods is a House Music record label based in Paris, France with a monthly podcast showcasing DJs in the House, Deep House, Tech House and Garage music genres.
ISSA enters the Top 100 Deep House Music Chart once again with her latest Deep House DJ Mix “ENSCONSED”
“Connected, Disconnected” Hits #20!
“Connected, Disconnected” ISSA (US) ft Von Soul (WillowMan Remix) Hits #20 on the Traxsource Top 100 Deep House Chart within the 1st week of its release!
“Connected, Disconnected” EP Available on December 29, 2017
“Connected Disconnected” kicks in with lush keys and soaring synths leading into punchy grooves, chunky bass lines and energetic percussion. A proper House sound topped off with edgy male and female vocals! This track is a solid piece of deepness produced by ISSA (US) featuring vocals by Von Soul and ISSA herself. A sexy remix by French DJ / producer WillowMan is included in this must have EP that induces dancing upon the first listen! Release date: 29 December 2017 […]
“If Everyone Were Equal” EP Soledrifter feat ISSA (US) Out Now on SIMMA Black!
ISSA (US) joins the master himself Soledrifter on his return to LOW STEPPA’S label, SIMMA Black / SIMMA Red, with another stanky bass bumpin’, lush chord stabbin’ House EP with a pair of stellar productions, including “Downbeat” which features the sensual vocals of ISSA providing a softer edge to the otherwise roughed up, dirty instrumental. While “Downbeat” features the full force of Soledrifter’s wrath, “If Everyone Were Equal” shows the gentler side, yet still has that bumpy characteristic that makes Soledrifter’s music so danceable. […]