Respected and emulated New York-based producer, DJ, and label chief Osunlade grew up in a musical environment; as a youngster, he took piano lessons and sang in his church choir.
For his first album, 2001's Paradigm, the producer hooked up with the U.
K.'s Soul Jazz label, which released the excellent LP and increased his profile significantly as a result.
Since januari 2007, thanks to his friend and colleague Joeri, he has been resident on Sunday nights at the number one club in Belgium: La Rocca, Lier.
2008 & 2009 are the years where Neon takes it one step beyond.
When house music was born, Philip knew this was the music he loved! Tam Tam, Forest, Baccardi’s, Outline, Illusion, Revolution (Nijmegen NL), Renania (DE), Carat, Shaft & La Rocca where he still plays the decks every week! And bands like Milk Inc, Kate Ryan, Jessy and Astroline to name but a few.
His career as a producer started at the age of 18 and his first release “Too Deep” sold over 20.000 copies in the Be Ne Lux area. Philip was also one of the leading men behind the Gemini II project, and was the man who got Zippora here first international hit. From South Africa to Colombia, Spain, Italy, Germany, etc.
This personal thing, probably the most vunerable, the closest to my heart that I've been creatively The record sees him flirt with his jazz, soul and world music influences, with musch of the lyrical content being based around his own experiences and releationships.
Full of lush instrumentation, most of the music on the album was played alone by Osunlade, with the rest being contributed by his nine piece Italian band.
This young deejay started his musical career in his early 20’s together with his close friend Benjamin.
Soon enough they boosted many local parties and clubs.
Easily one of the most gifted producers of soul/funk-influenced deep house, Osunlade -- an ordained priest in the African religion of Ifa -- graces everything he touches with spiritual, uplifting vibes.