DR FEEL – NILE EP
Villahangar for autumn 2021 releases “Nile”, the new EP by Dr. Feel, DJ and music producer from Johannesburg, South Africa.
Active in the music industry since the late 2000s, versatile, flexible and unique, he has worked with rappers, singers and other producers, ranging over any musical genre.
Creative of great talent, dedicated, motivated, calm and relaxed, he creates music to touch the soul of his audience.
Inspired by boom bap, traditional African songs, orchestra and indie rock, in the past he has explored the traditional Zulu Imbube, Hip Hop and Kwaito choral genre. Influenced by the drums and gospel songs of the apostolic church where he grew up, he masterfully juggles Afro House and EDM.
Highly experienced, he has shared the stage with some of the greatest artists in South Africa such as AKA, Culo De Song, Oskido, Shimza, Professor, the late HHP, Tuks Senganga, Lection, KG Morafe, CassperNyovest. Lulo Café, DJ Naves, DJ C-live, MsCosmo, Blaklez, Chad Da Don and Jozi, to name a few.
He has been resident DJ at Jack Friday’s in Moreleta Park, Niche at Rosebank and Cubana Club, he is currently resident DJ at Russurected Youth online radio station and his mixes have been switched to radio stations such as TRU FM, SMU FM, Drums Radio, Tshwane FM, Power FM and Radio 2000. Also active in film production, with his four EPs and over fifteen singles he has reached remarkable positions on Traxsource and Beatport. His remix of Black Coffee with Samthing Soweto scored 10,000 views on YouTube.
For “Nile” EP, his debut EP with Villahangar, he carries on his marriage and artistic union made of free-flowing creativity with his wife Zhane, pop, afrobeat and trapsoul singer.
Together – him for the production, her for the lyrics and vocals – they created in two versions the track “You are beautiful” (feat. Zhane), born from a negative moment in order to turn it into a positive one with the help of music. Dedicated to all moments of bewilderment and uncertainty to find serenity, have fun on the dancefloor and regain courage.
The EP consists of two other tracks produced by Dr. Feel, “Shu” and “Piye“, with engaging Afro House sounds characterized by tech elements, Afro Drums and African spiritual songs.