Awards

Traxsource Best of 2018 Nu – Disco / Indie House Artists and Tracks

13th January 2019
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Traxsource have just recently announced their best of 2018 tracks and we are so proud of our artists for their amazing achievements! Each artist on our roster have been selected because of our passion for their sound. Their productions have absoloutely blown us away over the past 12 months and it’s truly amazing to see this reflected in the Traxsource end of year results.

What makes it even better is, each of our artists have some extremely cool projects and new tracks in the pipeline, so get ready Disco Kids, our Downtown Disco Artists are about to cause a huge stir on the scene in 2019.

Please read on to see their end of year Top 100 Artist Traxsource positions and find all of the links to the tracks that smashed the Traxsource Top 200 Nu-Disco / Indie- Dance chart.

In terms of the overall TraxsourceTop 100-nu-disco-indie-dance-artists-of-2018, our Downtown Disco Artists hit some absolutely incredible chart listings. These Artists are so big right now and are seriously the DJs to watch. We are so excited to be representing them on our roster and we believe they are going to be serious contenders for 2019 too. Already, we are seeing many topping the 2019 charts with their latest releases, they are absolutely smashing it.

The Top 200 Nu-Disco- Indie -Dance of 2018 tracks of the year have shown the world just how incredible all of our artists within the Downtown Disco Agency are -Guys, you have all truly excelled-CONGRATULATIONS:)

We have such a cool roster of artists and we know with all of their ideas and tracks planned this year, 2019 will be even bigger and better. We most definitely anticipate some seriously cool exciting times ahead for all.

Check out the tracks that were featured in the Traxsource Top 200 tracks of 2018. You will find links to our artists pages and also the tracks links on traxsource  in each of their sections below, where you can listen and download these incredible tunes, if you haven’t already added them to your Nu-Disco collection.

Re-Tide
#2 Traxsource
Nu-Disco 2018

#6. Love Is The Message – Moon Rocket, Re-Tide

#19. Seventies Feat. Elisabeth  – Original Mix Re-Tide, Elisabeth

#22. Unlimited Love Club Rework Moon Rocket, Re-Tide

#34. Hold Tight – Re-Tide Remix Traxsource Exclusive  Change

#44. Keep The Fire Burning Feat. Elisabeth – Original Mix  Re-Tide, Elisabeth

#48. Superstition – Moon Rocket Funky Rmx  Moon Rocket, Re-Tide 2018

#57. 3 A. M. – Original Mix – Re-Tide

#61. Me And The Gang Feat. Romain Gowe – Original Mix – Re-Tide, Moon Rocket

#76. Piano Lover – Original Mix – Re-Tide

#89. Superstition – Original Mix – Re-Tide, Moon Rocket

#110. Thousand Finger Man Feat. Libby Baeeloo -Vocal Mix – Re-Tide, Moon Rocket

#141. Crystal Lover – Re-Tide & Moon Rocket Remix – Doug Willis
Re-Tide, Moon Rocket

#180. Do You Remember House? – Re-Tide

#182. The Break Is A Delight – Re-Grooved Mix – Re-Tide

Powerhouse Italian Disco production team Re-Tide dominated the Nu Disco scene with year with their funky style and pristine production. Releasing several big hits on their own imprints, Cut Rec Promos, Metropolitan Promos and Re-Tide Music, they also put out a clutch of heaters on Boogie Angst, Phoenix Music and more. In a year full of big Re-tide tunes, their rework of ‘Love Is The Message’ with Moon Rocket hit the Nu-Disco #1, and their heavily swung ‘Piano Love’ was huge for them too. The trio also put out the superb ‘Seventies’ featuring Elisabeth, and a high-energy rework of Change’s classic ‘Hold Tight’ in a year full of atmospheric and funk-filled Re-Tide productions.

Sartorial
#7 Traxsource
Nu-Disco 2018


2018 was a very strong year for UK DJ and producer Sartorial (Alex Sartori) and his co-owned Tropical Disco Records imprint. The label was on top form, releasing several chart-topping tunes and claiming a well-deserved Nu Disco #1 for Sartorial’s ‘Know the Times’. Funky guitar licks, orchestral stabs and some lush instrumentation fill his ‘Welcome To The Disco’, and check out the diva vocals/killer production combo on ‘You And Me’. Nu Disco with Soul.

Traxsource link – https://www.traxsource.com/artist/412909/sartorial/top

#33. Welcome To The Disco – Sartorial, Simon Kennedy

#51. Music Power – Sartorial Tropical Disco Records

#58. Know The Times – Original Mix – Sartorial – Tropical Disco Records

#87. Shoot Me With Your Love – Sartorial

#91. Got You The Floor  Sartorial, Simon Kennedy

#106. Get Up – Sartorial, Simon Kennedy

#109. Feel It  – Sartorial – Tropical Disco Records 

#117. Ride The Sensation – Sartorial

#154 .Gimme That – Sartorial

#188. Strange Feeling – Sartorial, Simon Kennedy

#191. Brockwell Park – Sartorial

#194 Railton Road – Sartorial

Moodena
#44 Traxsource Nu-Disco 2018

Moodena’s first production for the label ‘Strawberry Jam’ which is part of Volume 4 on Tropical Disco Records went to Number 1 in Vinyl sales on deejay.de and Number 1 in Nu Disco sales on Traxsource and has proved to be the biggest release on the label to date.

#30. Strawberry Jam – Moodena

#95. Gil’s Groove – Moodena

Babert
#15 Traxsource
Nu-Disco 2018


Italian producer Mirco Berti aka Babert dropped some big tunes this year on labels like Midnight Riot, Club Sweat, Sleazy Deep, Nervous and his own imprint Disco Revenge. The Sleazy Deep label was home to Babert’s anthemic, snare-filled diva-fest ‘Give Me Your Love’ and he also put out some quality remixes for Purple Disco Machine, Crooked Colours, Get To Know, and a seriously catchy rework of Yolanda Be Cool’s ‘Musika’ too.

#146. We Got to Celebrate – Babert

Seamus Haji
#25 Traxsource
Nu-Disco 2018

Seamus Haji has become synonymous with quality, his DJ sets never disappoint, he’s a technical wizard and his productions are phenomenal.

#7. Last Night A DJ Saved My Life – Dr Packer Remix with Seamus Haji

#18. Confess – Dr Packer Remix of Seamus Haji, ATFC

#101. Last Night A DJ Saved My Life – Hot Toddy Remix – Seamus Haji

Simon Kennedy
#27 Traxsource Nu-Disco 2018

Simon Kennedy has been resident at many tropical disco events at numerous ultra-cool events in London, and is a prolific producer with a huge following on Traxsource.

#33. Welcome To The Disco – Sartorial, Simon Kennedy

#42. One Number –  Simon Kennedy

#91. Got You The Floor  – Sartorial, Simon Kennedy

#106. Get Up – Sartorial, Simon Kennedy

#188. Strange Feeling – Sartorial, Simon Kennedy

Michael Gray
#28 Traxsource Nu-Disco 2018

Michael’s real passion is Disco and his hope for 2019 and beyond is to continue to produce more killer disco tracks and remixes as well as continue his DJing career playing this cool genre of sound.

#14. The Weekend – Michael Gray Glitterbox Mix

#46 Push (In The Bush) Club Mix – Michael Gray

#86. Night of My Life (Dr Packer Full Vocal Remix) – Full Intention, Nick Reach Up, Jazz Morley

#173. Night of My Life (Full Vocal Mix) – Full Intention, Nick Reach Up

HP Vince & Dave Leatherman
#34 Traxsource
Nu-Disco 2018

A spectacular 10 tracks listed in 2018 Traxsource end of year top 200 charts, Dave Leatherman and HP Vince really are taking the nu-disco world by storm. Their productions are incredible, mixes are phenomenal, 2 artists that will absolutely blow you away with their skills.

#31. Not Giving Up – Nu Disco Mix –HP Vince, Dave Leatherman

#82. Come With Me Now – Nu Disco Mix – HP Vince, Dave Leatherman, Perry Hotter

#104. .Dancing With You – NuDiscoMix – HP Vince, Dave Leatherman 

#139. All Night Long – Nu disco mix – HP Vince, Dave Leatherman

#165. Sur la plage –  Dave Leatherman, HP Vince, Pompenburg

Barry & Gibbs
#51 Traxsource
Nu-Disco 2018

Barry & Gibbs are taking Traxsource by storm right now.
Both of their original releases reached N°1 on the Nu-Disco chart. “Let Her Dance” also peaked at No.2 of the General Top Charts in October 2018 and is still top 5 right now.

Ranked no.51 in the Traxsource Top Nu – Disco Artists – Barry&Gibbs tracks for best Nu – Disco came No. 17. Dancing To A Love Song – Original Mix -Barry&Gibbs and No 20. Let Her Dance – Original Mix -Barry&Gibbs

#17. Dancing To A Love Song – Original Mix –Barry&Gibbs

#20. Let Her Dance  – Original Mix –Barry&Gibbs