Black Diamond aka Moni - House & Soul
House & Soul vocalist, "Black Diamond", exploded onto the club scene with her hit song 'Keep on Swingin' - featured on 'The Annual' (Ministry of Sound) and the world’s most famous party compilation; 'Ibiza, In Bed With Space'.
Billed as having ‘the voice of an angel’, "Black Diamond" is a true soul diva. Her powerful performances send tingles up the spine EVERY time.
There’s a lot of love in the room when "Black Diamond" is about. Not to mention an overwhelming desire to dance...
This surprise club hit 'Keep on Swingin' was later remixed by DJ Flex of Cyber Production/Royal Flush Records (France) and re-released to even greater success.
"Black Diamond" also co-wrote and performed, 'Higher Love' 2004, DJ Cambis (Excited /Peppermint Jam), which appeared consistently in the top 20 charts and was a top pick for Housepacific radio as well as enjoying frequent radio play throughout Germany, France, Switzerland, Russia, Italy and Japan. "Black Diamond" newest single 'Dance' (VisionFactory) is featured on the latest compilation ‘World of Sounds' from Brasilian DJ, Bruno Renno, and is remixed by "Black Diamond"and DJ Alex Botar under Divaladisco.
"Black Diamond" was the featured resident artist at ‘360 Istanbul’, the hottest night spot in Istanbul, Turkey. This was sponsored by Tommy Hilfiger and led to live appearances on Turkey’s most popular talk show 'Haber Türk' and radio show; 'N101' with Cem "Black Diamond" charismatic stage performances have been shared with music greats: Afrika Bambaataa, Afrika Islam, Tyree Cooper, Eric D. Clark and Westbam (at the Berlin Arena to a crowd of 15,000). She has been the guest artist at many headline events including for the Turntablerockers (Coke DJ-Culture Tour, Berlin Watergate). "Black Diamond" has also worked with such artists as Shakira, Wyclef Jean, Ayman, Jlorenzo and DJ Size, as well as Radio Personality; DJ Vantell (Berlin/USA) and the Prince of R&B; Trey Songz.
Well respected as both writer and performer in the electro and house world, "Black Diamond" projects have been supported by many prominent DJs including George Morel, DJ Jean, Jerry Ropero, Clubworxx, Denis the Menace, Jonathan Ulysses, Danny Marquez, Milk & Sugar, David Vendetta, Eric Morillo, DJ Flex, Junior Jack, Antoine Clamaran , Mr. X Afrika Islam, Samir Maslo and Tyree Cooper.
M1NT(Hong Kong), 360 Istanbul (Istanbul, Turkey), Byblos (Porec, Croatia), Maxxim (Berlin, Germany), Sochos/DeepLounge (Dubai,UAE), ParkCafe/BlubClub (Munich,Germany), P1(Munich,Germany), Milch&Bar (Munich), Kudorf (Berlin), NIC Club (Amman, Jordon), Bangaluu (Berlin, Germany), Hangar 5 (Cottbus, Germany), Tsar Project (Kiev, UA), Embassy (Jakarta, Indonesia), Huú Bar Bali (Bali, Indonesia), Studio 74 (Chelyabinsk, Russia), Republic Cafe - Housepacific/Soulfuric (Salzburg, Austria). Opening act at the Kudorf (Berlin, Germany)
World Cup Finals (Shakira and Wyclef Jean), Breitling, BMW, Mini, IMAX, Wrigleys International, Telecom, Ritzcarlton (NYE), TommyHilfiger, MM Dancers, Theater des Westens (Künstler Gegen AIDS w/Sonya Kraus and Comedian Thomas Hermanns), Felix/Adlon, Frankfurter Opernball, Hapag Lloyd/ MS Europa (Human Voices), Media Markt, You Messe, Balantine Festival, Stars in Concert, Catwork 2006, Best of RnB (Jlorenzo/DJ Size-Narva lounge Berlin), Butterfly Effect (Spindler u. Klatt), 4th Anniversary Felix-Adlon (Berlin), Moondoo-Hamburg 1st Anniversary.
Live Band / Playback
All By Myself
Can´t Get You Outta My Head (Kylie Minogue)
Deeper Love (A. Franklin)
Fantasy (M. Carey)
Finally (Ce Ce Peniston)
From a Distance
I Will Always Love You (W. Houston)
It´s Raining Men
It’s Not Right…...Ok (W. Houston)
I will Survive Gloria Gaynor)
I´m Outta Love (Anastasia)
I´m So Excited
Killing Me Softly (Fugees)
Make It Happen (M. Carey)
Natural Woman (A. Franklin)
Never can say goodbye
New York State of Mind (O. Adams)
Night Life (Disco)
On the Radio
Please Don´t Stop the Music (Rihanna)
Respect (A. Franklin)
Ring My Bell
Show Me Love (Robin S.)
Simply the Best (T. Turner)
Stand By Me (Ben E King)
Step by Step (W.Houston)
Super Duper (Joss Stone)
Sweet Dreams (La Bouche)
Think (A. Franklin)
We Are Family (Sister Sledge)
Where Do You Go? ( No Mercy)
Dance-J Velarde remix
Higher Love (Vocal House)
Higher Love H&X (Electro/House Remix)
Keep on Swingin-DJ Flex Remix
Keep on Swingin -Jerry Ropero/Clubworxx
Playback Popular House Mixes
After the Love is Gone (David Guetta)
Another Day in Paradise (Brandy/RayJ)
Butterfly (La Esperanza)
Deeper Love (A. Franklin)
Don´t Go (Michael Mind)
I Will Always love you
I love You Baby (Soulseekerz)
King of My Castle (Wamdue Project 2009)
La Bouche Medley: Where do you go/Tonight is the night/Sweet
Lady Marmelade (Missy Elliot,Aguilera,Pink,Mya)
Let Me Think About It (Ida Corr/Fedde le Grand)
Make a Move on Me vs Step Across the Line
No Stress (Laurent Wolf)
Saturday (AM to PM)
Show Me Love (Robin S.)
So Many Times (Gadjo-Steve Angelo´s Rmx)
Take Me to the Clouds Above vs How will I know? (W. Houston)
Unbreak My Heart (Toni Braxtoni)