Listen to Echo12Inch & Rhee’s ‘Oblivion’
One Hot Pick is a multi-layered music series that’s dedicated to highlighting the hottest dance records fashioned by lesser known music producers currently based in the African continent. We patiently spend hours on the interweb listening to some of the finest undervalued productions before we narrow down our options and present them to you in the form of a comprehensive blog post on a frisky Friday afternoon.
If there’s one thing that should be extremely appreciated (more than anything) about the South African afro house music genre at the moment, it’s the amount of decent (high Energy) and/or great quality tracks that have been pouring in from all corners of the country.
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Even more impressive, it’s the fact that some (if not most) of these highly energetic – but undervalued – cool records have been created (and also mastered) in some back rooms somewhere in some very small townships – which is, without a doubt, nothing short of incredible and amazing.
That being said, included below is a very short – but arguably captivating – snippet of South Africa-born (Pretoria-based) music producer and club deejay, Echo12Inch, entitled “Oblivion” featuring the powerful vocals of an equally talented – but exceptionally mysterious – singing sensation known as Rhee.