Oscar P

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Biography

  • Oscar P was raised in Williamsburg, Brooklyn and Manhattan’s Washington Heights. Fusing Afro-Latino and deep house influences from NYC, Chicago and Detroit, he's created a unique sound that defines his style.
    Oscar P operates two of the most respected underground house labels, Kolour Recordings and Open Bar Music. As a producer, he’s appeared on labels like Strictly Rhythm, Tool Room, Ultra & Sony Music and his resume includes remixes for Mark Farina, KiNK, Soul Minority, Jamiroquai, Adele, Omar, Todd Terry & Physics. With 30+ releases cracking the top ten in the last three years, a who's who of music industry pioneers have supported his productions. In 2012 Oscar was named the #8 best selling house music artist of the year on Traxsource. In 2014 he sat on the Best Selling Deep Afro House Artists list at #23 alongside Black Coffee, Osunlade, and Atjazz. 2015 he landed at #13. In 2016 he parked himself at #16 alongside Hyenah, Manoo, Jose Marquez and Boddhi Satva. His album collaboration with Norty Cotto titled “Just Listen” was also named #15 among the top selling albums of the year. Recently relocated from New York to San Diego, California, Oscar is tackling the West Coast with fresh perspective. He is currently co-organizing West Coast Weekender, a music conference that will celebrate dance music and provide a new boost for the San Diego music scene. Big moves like this demonstrate that, despite all his successes, Oscar P still finds time to return to the roots of a lifelong obsession with — music.
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    Selected discography

    ALBUMS Just Listen (2017) / Naughty Boy The Last Ronin (2017) / Open Bar Music Trafficking Vol. 2 (2016) / Open Bar Music Trafficking Vol 1 (2015) / Open Bar Bk 2 My Rootz (2012) / Open Bar 25/8 (2011) / Open Bar Time Machine (2009) / Open Bar RECENT PROJECTS & REMIXES Soul Minority - Last Summer - Kolour Recordings Kink - Psyche Funk - Kolour Recordings Mark Farina - Cmon Playa - Doin Work DJ Pierre & Oscar P - Soul Beat - Afro Acid Oscar P - Reactions Of You - Balance Music David Anthony, El Deep ft Aleysha Lei - Mamma Africa - Quantize Oscar P & Joe Pea - Move Up - AudioBite Oscar P - Words You Say - Static Music Oscar P - Your Local News - Doin Work Mabiisi - Baakoya - Seres Productions Oscar P & Gianluca Pighi - Pimp Mobile - Tool Room Oscar P & Ivan Gregory - Edibles - Fingers Crossed Addvibe, Tamba Benoit - Amoeba - Vier Deep MoBlack - Asante Juju - MoBlack Records Tigerbalm - The 80's - Fresh Farm Hanna Hais - Paris Luna - Atal Music Roque, Clef Travellers, J Passion - In The Morning - Sunclock Ramiro Bernabela, Roland Clark - Life After House - AudioBite Foremost Poets - Moonraker - Soundmen On Wax Gypsymen/ Todd Terry - Hear The Music - In-House Demarkus Lewis - Back 2 U - Doin Work Oscar P ft Bliss - Part Of You - Open Bar Abstrkt Afriken Ft Ade Alafia - So Raw - Open Bar Oscar P & Keith Thompson - 1000 Kisses - Open Bar Bruce Bailey - Speaker Box - Open Bar Leo Alarcon - Greens - Open Bar Oscar P - Jus Like Music - Kolour Recordings Oscar P - Trouble - Open Bar Oscar P - Dissing You - Good For You Records Zayminks - Could It Be You - Kolour Recordings Salut 80 - Real - Kolour Recordings Oscar P & Gritty Zulu - Who's Got The Ganja - Open Bar Oscar P & Afro Rebel Sound System - Going - Open Bar Angel-A & Oscar P - Be Where You Are - Open Bar Oscar P & DJ Biopic - American Dream - Open Bar Oscar P & Lea - Joburg (Original Mix) - Open Bar Oscar P & Robert Owens - Thank You - Open Bar Oscar P & Ade Alafia - Deeper Consciousness - Open Bar Toshi feat Xolisa - Audiogasm - Open Bar TechTonic Tay & DjHydro - Too Busy - Open Bar Preach - Runnin Round - Kolour Recordings Oscar P Feat Marvin Brown - Witness - Open Bar Oscar P - Detroit Afro Movement - Open Bar Oscar P & Rooted Channel Brothers - U Smell That - Open Bar Oscar P & C. Scott - The Plug - Open Bar Oscar P, Alex Dimitri, Raven - Thirsty - Open Bar Oscar P & C. Scott - Ausgang (Album Edit) - Open Bar Oscar P & Swift - The Drum - Berny Remix - Open Bar Soul Minority - Down The Road - Kolour Recordings Klaus Benedek - Cant Turn Me Away - Kolour Recordings Berny & Oscar P - Get Ready - Open Bar Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing - Colombia Physics - Holdin On - Seamless / Bargrooves Peech Boys - Dont Make Me Wait - West End Gala - like the Way You - EMI France George Krantz - Din Da Da - Virgin Black Fras - Moving Into Light - Universal / Ultra The Beloved - 1000 Years - Atlantic Lidell Townsell - Nu Nu - MJD Music Jake Childs - Spells - Skilled Records For More - http://www.traxsource.com/artist/2693/oscar-p