Despite unprecedented circumstances, house music has enjoyed yet another incredible year of releases, with 2021 looking set to continue providing yet more amazing additions to the genre. ‘Defected presents Most Rated 2021’ celebrates the wealth and variety of house created, played and enjoyed worldwide, showcasing the records that are currently inspiring selectors, and emerging future classics.
Most Rated presents the key tracks of the moment, the heavy hitters of the future and your DJ essentials in one unmissable package of unedited, unmixed and full-length tracks. Defected’s 2021 edition brings house heat from key artists like Jayda G, Disclosure, CamelPhat and Jax Jones alongside Defected friends and family David Penn, OFFAIAH, Ferreck Dawn, Kiddy Smile and The Shapeshifters.
As ever, Most Rated 2021 continues to champion releases from key imprints such as Jayda G’s ‘Both Of Us’ on Ninja Tune, Disclosure & Kelis ‘Watch Your Step’ on Island Records and CamelPhat x Yannis x Foals ‘Hypercolour’ on RCA, as well as the very best of Defected and its sister labels’ latest outputs.
Standout tracks from the Defected stable are Honey Dijon’s glossy house cut ‘Not About You’ featuring Hadiya George, Meduza’s chart-topping ‘Born To Love’ featuring SHELLS, The Vision’s stunning third single ‘Missing’ and Beatport #1 ‘Fur’ by Endor.
True to form, the compilation offers a diverse range of house music, from tech-inclined bangers to the soulful vocal cuts that characterise Defected’s sound.
1. John Summit ‘Deep End’ (Extended Mix)
2. Jayda G ‘Both Of Us’
3. Louie Vega & The Martinez Brothers with Marc E. Bassy ‘Let It Go’ (Extended Mix)
4. Disclosure & Kelis ‘Watch Your Step’
5. Dennis Ferrer with Dawn Tallman ‘Sunny Days’ (Extended Mix)
6. Selace ‘So Hooked On Your Lovin’ (Gorgon City Extended Remix)
7. The Shapeshifters featuring Billy Porter ‘Finally Ready’ (Catz ‘n Dogz Extended Pride Mix)
8. The Vision featuring Andreya Triana & Ben Westbeech ‘Missing’ (Extended Mix)
9. Honey Dijon featuring Hadiya George ‘Not About You’ (Extended Mix)
10. DAVIE ‘Testify’ (Mousse T.’s Funky Shizzle Extended Remix)
11. David Penn vs Roland Clark ‘The Power’ (Extended Mix)
12. Horse Meat Disco & Kathy Sledge ‘Jump Into The Light’ (Aeroplane Extended Remix)
1. Meduza featuring SHELLS ‘Born To Love’ (Extended Mix)
2. Boys Noize ‘Mvinline’ (Extended Mix)
3. CamelPhat x Yannis x Foals ‘Hypercolour’ (Extended Mix)
4. OFFAIAH ‘Private Show’ (Club Re-Edit)
5. Mike Dunn ‘If I Can’t Get Down’ (Mousse T.´s Funky Shizzle Extended Mix)
6. Heller & Farley Project ‘Ultra Flava’ (David Penn Extended Remix)
7. David Penn ‘The Heat’ (Extended Mix)
8. Oliver Dollar featuring Nils Ohrmann ‘John's Church’ (Honey Dijon & Luke Solomon‘s Sunday’s Best Extended Remix)
9. Fiorious ‘Follow Me’ (Roger Sanchez Extended Remix)
10. Darius Syrossian ‘Tivoli’s Groove’ (Extended Mix)
11. Ferreck Dawn featuring Anthony Valadez ‘By My Side’ (Extended Mix)
12. Kiddy Smile ‘Let A Bitch Know’ (Honey Dijon’s That Bitch Knew Extended Remix)
1. Endor ‘Pump It Up’ (Jax Jones Midnight Snacks Extended Remix)
2. Jack Back & CeCe Rogers ‘Freedom’ (Low Steppa Extended Remix)
3. Dennis Ferrer ‘Hey Hey’ (Riva Starr Paradise Garage Club Mix)
4. Roberto Surace ‘Joys’ (Nic Fanciulli Club Re-Edit)
5. Fish Go Deep & Tracey K ‘The Cure & The Cause’ (Dr Packer Extended Remix)
6. PAX & Rui Da Silva ‘Touch Me’ (PAX & Rui Da Silva Extended Version)
7. Bobby Blanco & Miki Moto ‘3am’ (Low Steppa Extended Remix)
8. Endor ‘Fur’ (Extended Mix)
9. Brokenears ‘The Game’ (Extended Mix)
10. Freeform Five & Carolyn Harding ‘Strength’ (The Shapeshifters Club Remix)
11. Dennis Cruz featuring Leo Wood ‘To Burn’ (Extended Mix)
12. Kormak ‘Let's Talk About It’ (Extended Mix)
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