Who says Valentine's Day is just for all the lovers out there? We’re sharing this selection of curated shows, from across the spectrum of genres and places we love, out to all the lovers, friends, family, and anyone who wants to share a bit of love in musical form. This is our love language.
So cheers to all of you that continue to fuel this community. Sit back, relax and enjoy this year’s Valentine special staff picks!
Hà Nội Community Radio — About Love w/ Melo Felo 22.12.2021
Coming to you from Hà Noi, Vietnam this mix is dripping with smooth and funky ‘50s sounds from the likes of Don Blackman, Jaye. P Morgan, Sheree Brown, and more! The perfect soundtrack for cooking with your boo.
NTS Radio x System Olympia — Signal Your Love, 29th of January 2022
UK-based DJ and NTS regular System Olympia recently shared this dreamy mix. An electronic and instrumental soundscape she describes as “a soundtrack for after dark awakenings, and night rides” featuring artists like Rhode & Brown, Virna Lindt, and System Olympia’s original music!
DJHunnyBee – Send Nudez
Los Angeles-based DJ and Tik Tok influencer HunnyBee brings you this sexy, sultry mix filled with beloved R&B classics from Mariah Carey, Bow Wow, Ashanti, and more! The perfect mix for getting wild on a night out with your bestie.
#TheHype22 — Valentines Series - Rhythm and Heartbreak
Part II of DJ Jukes Valentines Series is this soulful mix filled with heartbreak classics, the perfect mix for a night of self-care, bubble baths, and chocolate ice cream. Get cozy with tunes from Monica, Amy Whinehouse, Lauren Hill, and more!
Newtown Radio Bushwick Bklyn — Shi Shi Valentines Day Special
Another funky mix coming from Bushwick, Brooklyn. Newtown Radio is independent online radio showcasing DJs from its community. This mix features an eclectic selection of smooth sounds from Sade to up-and-coming singer Léa Sans.
Other Radio x Irshaad Samaai — Friends of Friends Takeover 04.12.2
Capetown-based DJ Irshaad Samaai prides himself on his vinyl collection and shares this nostalgic mix with classics from the likes of Geoge Harrison to more modern – yet equally smooth tunes from Chaos in the CBD, or The Sound Vandals. And, with its namesake ‘Friends of Friends’ is a nod to our all friends out there in the Mixcloud cosmos.
Gones — Gones N’ Roses Vol.6 (A Valentines Day Special Mix)
French DJ Gones put together this Valentine's Day Special mix a few years back, and it’s still the perfect soundtrack for your date nights. Expect to hear the passionate sounds of Carmen McRae, The Moments, Leroy Hutson, and more!
DJ Kekke — R&B Fruit, Valentines 201
Tokyo-based DJ Kekke shares this sensual mix for all the fans of Kehlani, RIMON, Masego, and more favorite rising artists from 2021. Unlike the earlier R&B mixes in this selection, this is a great dive into what is up and coming and making waves in the world of modern R&B.
Lucky Me – 105, Valentines Slow Jams VI by Hudson Mohawke
We had to revisit this classic “Slow Jams” from LuckyMe resident Hudson Mohawke, a.k.a Ross Matthew Birchard. We’re taking it all the way back to the 6th annual installment of his Valentine “baby-making” mix with music from Shannon, Nocera, Pebbles, Full Force, and more!
CVSS — BTITU: Wavy & R&B
This mix is one of CVSS, a.k.a CASS’s waviest mixes for those who want to turn up on this V-day. CASS is a UK-based East London DJ that’s a resident with Rinse FM and has worked with several party series including Bossy LDN. This mix features sounds from Ty Dolla $ign, Ryan Trey, Tink, and more!