The Freemasons are a Dance/House/Electronica production team from England. The act consists of DJ/Producer/composer/remixers Russell Small (who is also one half of the House production duo Phats & Small) and James Wiltshire (who also works with Phats & Small but under the alias Jimmy Gomez). The duo is well known for using samples and loops from classic Dance and Disco songs and blending it in with the new sounds of today contemporary Dance genres. The name is taken from the Brighton pub Freemasons which they frequent. The duo also record and do remixes under the similar sounding Fremaison name, which is also the name of their newly-formed record label that was founded in 2005.

In 2005 the duo transformed Jackie Moore’s 1979 #1 Billboard Hot Dance Music/Club Play track “This Time Baby” and Tina Turner’s 2000 hit “When the Heartache Is Over” into an international club hit as “Love On My Mind”.

They were also the remixers on Faith Evans 2005 #1 Hot Dance Music/Club Play and #4 Dance Top 40 hit “Mesmerized”.

The act’s followup, “Watchin’” was released in the United States in 2006 under the Freemasons Featuring Amanda Wilson name with Wilson as their lead vocalist for the act.

Edited by sq3htu on 26 Apr 2007, 12:24

All user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
Text may also be available under the GNU Free Documentation License.

Factbox

Generated from facts marked up in the wiki.

No facts about this artist

You're viewing version 1. View older versions, or discuss this wiki.

You can also view a list of all recent wiki changes.

More Information

From other sources.

Labels
Other spellings