OLIVER $ & JIMI JULES – Pushing On

The past few years have seen Oliver $’s name gradually build to a recognizable staple in house music.

This Berlin born and based producer has gained acknowledgment through a series of solid releases on labels such as Play It Down, Rekids and Front Room Recordings.

Remix credits can be found amongst the most famed independents; including Greco Roman, Rekids and Exploited as well as majors: Polydor and Ministry of Sound. 

2011 was a massive year for Oliver $; with his first #1 Beatport track “Doin’ Ya Thang”, released on Play It Down; Made To Play’s sister label.

“Doin’ Ya Thang” remained at the #1 spot for an astounding 5 weeks, and continued to sit in the top ten since selling over 30k downloads to date, also topping the Resident Advisor chart.

This was followed by another hit “Granulated Soul” which topped the charts at the end of the year.

Continuing his success on imprint Play It Down his release ‘Hoes’ at the beginning of 2013 had heavy rotation in the record bags of Heidi, Nic Fanciulli, DJ Sneak and A Track to name a few.

It reached number 2 on Beatport’s tech house chart.

2014 is already looking like a huge year for the Berlin-based House staple.

He’s released a remix for the Beatport smash ‘Shake That’ by Marlon Hoffstadt & Dansson on Pete Tong’s new imprint FFRR along side Shadow Child, Blonde and Jesse Rose out on March 26th.

Collaborations over the past 12 months have been key, releasing with Cajmere on his label Cajual and also being part of his Green Velvet album on Relief Records ‘Dance To My Beat’ which has been a huge success.

2014 has also seen Oliver $ reunite with Swiss Jazz House aficionado Jimi Jules for their anticipated debut release on the mighty Defected, out March 24th.

Now he is working on a Made For The Night Compilation with Jesse Rose, accompanied by a world tour.

Also in the mix for Oliver are world wide parties with Defected, from Ibiza to London across the year and his debut artist album.

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Selected discography

Oliver $ “Poorboy” Grand Petrol 07, 2005
Oliver $ “Hotfash!” Grand Petrol 12, 2006
Jesse Rose & Oliver $ – Wake Up Made to Play July 2007
Oliver $ “Hotflash! Vol. 2” Grand Petrol 16, 2007
Oliver $ – Hotflash Made to Play Jan 2008
Oliver $ – Hotflash! Vol. 3 Grand Petrol March 2008
Oliver $ – and Deize Tigrona “Ta Com Medo Do Mim”, Man Recordings, December 2008

Oliver $ – You Got It! Made to Play November 2009
Oliver $ – Ihope EP Made to Play 2009
Oliver $ – “Wacha Gonna Do?”, Made to Play 019, February 2009
Oliver $ – “What’s in your head”, Made to Play Digital 001, January 2009
Oliver $ – Lost Arrival Made to Play 2009

Oliver $ – Runnin’ Low Made to Play January 2010
Oliver $ – Gypsy Carnival Made to Play January 2010
Oliver $ – Shaka-Lao EP Play it Down July 2010
Oliver $ – Subiu,Deceu feat. MC Wesley Man September 2010
Oliver $ – Ginger Ale -Jesse Rose & RTK Remix Made To Play October 2010

Oliver $ – Doin’ Ya Thang EP Play it Down April 2011
Oliver $ & Sqim – Hoes October 2012
Oliver $ – Took Kit EP May 2013
Oliver $ & Jimi Jules – Earl EP December 2013
Oliver $ & Jimi Jules – Pushing On Defected Records March 2014

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