Planet Soul

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Planet Soul
Origin Miami, Florida
Genres House, progressive house, [1]Techno
Labels Strictly Rhythm
Past members
  • George Acosta
  • Nadine Renee
  • Brenda Dee (vocals on "Feel the Music")

Planet Soul was a house duo from Miami, Florida, composed of producer George Acosta and singer Nadine Renee. They released one album in 1996, entitled Energy and Harmony, and are primarily remembered as a one-hit wonder for their song "Set U Free", which peaked at number 26 on the Billboard Hot 100[2] in early 1996.[3] Brenda Dee did lead vocals on their second biggest hit, Feel The Music.

Nadine Renee's death[edit]

On December 2, 2004, Renee died of complications from the delivery of her first child, Liat Nadine Shamir.[4]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Singles[edit]

Year Title Chart positions[6]
Billboard Hot 100 US Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles
1995 "Set U Free" 26 3
1996 "Feel the Music" 73 10
"Look Into My Eyes" 47
1999 "Music Is My Life"

References[edit]

  1. ^ AllMusic Review.
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits (8th ed.). New York: Billboard Books. p. 493. ISBN 0-8230-7499-4. 
  3. ^ Billboard. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. ISSN 0006-2510. Retrieved 2015-08-20. 
  4. ^ Hatcher, Monica (2004-12-06). "Nadine Shamir Singer and co-writer of techno hit Set U Free". Miami Herald. Archived from the original on 2004-12-23. Retrieved 2009-10-24. 
  5. ^ Billboard, Allmusic.com
  6. ^ Billboard Singles. Allmusic.com.