Uptown Funk Empire

Real Name:
Bruno Hovart
Profile:
French jazz, soul and deep house producer, Bruno “Patchworks” Hovart, as a self-taught musician started playling guitar, bass and keyboards at age 15, covering James Brown, Jimi Hendrix and Cream in his bedroom and, later in college bands. His first releases are in the mid 90s, with deep house and disco live bands and various electronic projects. Working with artists such as Amp Fiddler, Archie Shepp, Mr Day, Paul Randolph and for many recording labels such as I Still Music (USA), Favorite Recordings (France), Infracom (Germany), Further Out (UK). After Metropolitan Jazz Affair, The Dynamics (3) and Mr President, Bruno "Patchworks" Hovart presents Uptown Funk Empire, a tribute to one of his all time greatest loves: Funk.
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Albums

Soulabcd002 Uptown Funk Empire - The Empire Strikes Back album art Uptown Funk Empire The Empire Strikes Back (Album) Soulab Soulabcd002 France 2009 Sell This Version
SOULABDIGIALBUM004 Uptown Funk Empire - The Remix Strikes Back album art Uptown Funk Empire The Remix Strikes Back(18xFile, WAV) Soulab SOULABDIGIALBUM004 France 2012
SOULABLP002 Uptown Funk Empire - The Empire Strikes Back Again album art Uptown Funk Empire The Empire Strikes Back Again(LP) Soulab SOULABLP002 Europe 2020 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

SOUL72 Uptown Funk Empire - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now  / Please Mister Postman album art Uptown Funk Empire Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now / Please Mister Postman Soulab SOUL72 France 2008 Sell This Version
SOUL71 Uptown Funk Empire - N.O.W. / Boogie album art Uptown Funk Empire N.O.W. / Boogie(7") Soulab SOUL71 France 2008 Sell This Version
SOUL012 Uptown Funk Empire - The Remixes - Vinyl Edition album art Uptown Funk Empire The Remixes - Vinyl Edition Soulab, Soulab SOUL012 France 2012 Sell This Version
SOULABDIGISINGLE010 Uptown Funk Empire - The Gemini Bros. Remixes album art Uptown Funk Empire The Gemini Bros. Remixes(3xFile, MP3, Single, 320) Soulab SOULABDIGISINGLE010 France 2012
GR 1256 Uptown Funk Empire - Boogie / You'Ve Got To Have Freedom album art Uptown Funk Empire Boogie / You'Ve Got To Have Freedom(12") Groovin Recordings GR 1256 UK 2019 Sell This Version

Miscellaneous

SOULABDIGITAL003 Uptown Funk Empire - The Sampler Strikes Back album art Uptown Funk Empire The Sampler Strikes Back(2xFile, MP3, Smplr, 192) Soulab SOULABDIGITAL003 France 2008
CUT116 Uptown Funk Empire - Boogie (Paolo Pompei Remix) album art Uptown Funk Empire Boogie (Paolo Pompei Remix)(File, MP3, Promo, 320) Cut Rec Promos CUT116 Italy 2018