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German DJ/ synth player Markus Schmidt is known as "Groove Man" in his native country because he has an uncanny knack for finding the perfect groove for almost any situation that might arise in the studio. Markus was working on a project in Miami during the pandemic and decided it was best not to travel, so he rented an apartment in South Beach and put down roots. Word quickly spread and he soon found himself with more work than he could handle. Early in 2021, Markus decided not to take on any more session work, and after teaming up with vocalist Karl Lennox, began focusing on his own music exclusively. The dynamic duo quickly found a home with the legendary, newly revived Miami based Afro Wax label, who welcomed them with open arms. Markus was given carte blanche in the studio and created a great working environment where he felt completely at home. Here we are in late 2023 and Markus and Karl have already completed a second full-length album, simply titled, "I'm The Groove Man." Presented here is the first single to be released from the album, " Don't Worry, Be Happy' which four exclusive mixes of the sizzling track.