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Stephanie Cooke & Diephuis feat. Han Litz – Beautiful Life (Incl. Manoo & Jose Carretas Mixes) [King Street] {promo}

release date: Apr/26/2011
 A fun, floaty, light as air tune by soulful siren Stephanie Cooke & Diephuis feat. flutist Han Litz

The Feedback

Alternative Son Liva Vocal for me
-John Jones (Hed Kandi)

Great one!!! big support.

Manoo’s mix is dope! Jose Carretas put his foot in this one!!!

Very nice song on the classic style of Stephanie Cooke and King Street. I like most of the mixes, for soulful moments.
-Kiko Navarro

-John Mateo

Well been playing ths from the sampler or a minute!!!LOVE THIS pure house music .. well done everyone involved.
-Demarkus Lewis

jose carretas version is a classic in my sets, a lot of good new remixes on the release.
-joan ribas (ibizasoulstice music/pacha hotel ibiza)

Beautiful by name, beautiful by nature. It’s not often I love all the remixes. Thanks

ooooh….thought the manoo flute mix would take it…but the jose carretas sexy take steals the show!
-jon pierce / da wiseguy

Fantastic song with great vocals.
-Umberto Giannini (Plan B London/SSradioUK)

Soulful house at their best !!! Full support and review.
-Franco Martinelli

Jose & Manoo both came correct!
-Parrish Wintersmith (‘Music & Maneuvers’ in

very nice. manoo and sunshine in ibiza mixes for me! thx
-Henri Kohn

Nice smooth vibes
-Russell Deeks (iDJ/This Is Why We Dance)

Massive Track. Loving the whole package. Jose Carretas mix is an absolute winner!!!
-Happy Mann/Cookie Monsterz

awesome – full suport from me.
-craig bartlett

original & Jose carretas full support
-Franco De Mulero

-Angelo Posito

Manoos Flute mix pushes all the right buttons.
-Kristi Lomax

This one really stands out from the rest.
– Michael Stukes

Loving the Son Liva vocal mix! great remix by Jose Carretas! also the Manoo flute mix is hot!
-Master Kev

Nice. Manoo mix is great
-Nicolas Matar

Incredibly soulful, masterly orchestrated and featuring the unmistakable vocals by Stephanie Cooke – a future classic !!
-Mike Fossati (Spirit of House)

really good package

Nice remix. Great song.
-Hippie Torrales

Love it.
-Phil Hooton

Beautiful cuts here.
-Rudy “Myxzlplix” Malinao

Very Beautiful Song Beautiful Lyric Really Supreme Music Heart Felt Vibe
-Frederick Turner

Amazing track. Loved it from the original promo mail out, and these other mixes will definitely do the business. Original & Flute mix are my favourites.
-Nick Power

The Hype

A fun, floaty, light as air tune by soulful siren Stephanie Cooke & Diephuis feat. flutist Han Litz, “Beautiful Life” is produced, arranged & composed by Barend-Jan Beljaars (Diephuis/B-JAZZ), with slight variations by some top notch producers comes fourth on King Street. Originating from Rotterdam Barend-Jan Beljaars has been at the forefront of soulful House in the Netherlands having worked with Jephte Gauillaume, Joaquin “Joe” Claussell, Manoo, and Jose Carretas, out of the UK. The latter two having lovely remixes and instrumentals on this single, there’s something here for anyone with a soulful sweet tooth.

The Credits

Produced, Written & Composed by B-JAZZ @ BAJA MUSIC STUDIOS.
Vocals Written by Stephanie Cooke.

Track#1 & #4:
Arranged & Mixed by B-JAZZ.
Flute by Han Litz.
Acoustic & Electric guitar by Hans Klein.
Rhodes by Berthil Busstraa.
Bassguitar by Alex Oele.
Percussion by Jethro D’Ankotta.

Track#2, #5, #6 :
Remix produced by Jose Carretas.

Remix produced by Manoo.
Pre-mastering by Rocco.

Mastered by Greg Vaughn for The Spot Mastering, Brooklyn.

Cutting Edge Music Publishing / Chrysalis Music (ASCAP) / Stedigy Music (ASCAP) / King Grooves (ASCAP)

P&C 2011 King Street Sounds

“I would like to thank:

Ger & Elly for supporting me!! You are the best parents in the Universe!! You gave me Love & Music!! Rilana you are my Love!! Thank you for being patience, keeping faith & trust!! Jos Kottmann for being part of my musical journey! It was great to explore the world of beautiful music together with you!! Maarten Laan for being my partner as a dj duo in 2005 – 2010, we have shared some unforgetable moments!! Stephanie Cooke for having such a wonderful voice & being part of Beautiful Life!! Han Litz playing a great flute part!! Alex for playing the dub session on bass! Hans Klein for creating the emotion into the track!! Berthil Busstraa for playing a one take session which was just perfect!!! You are a great pianist!!! Jethro for coming to my place to rock the drums:-)
Jose Carretas & Manoo for delivering really great remixes!!! Thanks!!

I wanna thank all my friends, fans & dj friends supporting the sound of Diephuis!!! There is more to come!!”

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