WTF Remixes?
Monday August 03rd 2009,
Filed under: Not Your Average,Steady Bootleggin'
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From time to time, your favorite rap producer might do a remix that makes you think, ‘Meh. I hope he got a nice paycheck off this…’ There are other times when you just think, ‘What a weird fuckin’ combination!’ The following produced both results in equal measure. crate digga, you’re a sick bastard for inflicting these upon us…


Bobby Brown feat. Tragedy and Mic Geronimo - ‘Feelin’ Inside’ (Marley Marl Remix)


Tin Tin Out feat. Emma Burton aka Baby Spice & GURU - ‘What I Am’ (Gangstarr Remix)


Black Eyed Peas feat. Justin Timberlake - ‘My Style’ (DJ Premier Remix)


Nine Yards feat. Neek The Exotic - ‘Matter of Time’ (Large Professor Remix)

What’s the weirdest or most unnecessary remix you’ve ever heard?

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different styles can have a meeting
then the use of this iz discutable

Comment by R 08.03.09 @

There’s that Marley remix of Let’s Go Crazy by Prince too which was never actually released.

Comment by MF 08.03.09 @

T-Ray’s remix of Eagle Eye Cherry’s “Shooting Up In Vain” from the “Go” soundtrack might apply

Comment by Smooth Triumph 08.03.09 @

Premo also did two remixes for Madonna that never got released.

Comment by gimantalon 08.03.09 @

Hmmm…okay I’ll give this a shot….
1.Step into a world:KRS-ONE(Puffdaddy remix)
2.Fades ‘em all:Jamal(Pete Rock remix)
3.Scenario:A tribe called Quest(U.K. remix)
4.Slow Down:Brand Nubian(Pete Rock Newromix,yeah don’t fix it if it ain’t broke)

that’s what I got for now.

Comment by R.Jones 08.03.09 @

congrats to BEP for makin primo sound like doo-doo,not many could manage that feat

Comment by dj blendz 08.03.09 @

Ain’t gon lie when i say i aint hating on the BEP remix.

Comment by Basic 08.03.09 @

There’s a Marley Marl remix of Paula Abdul’s ‘Straight Up’ (complete with a Biz Markie sample). The 45 King remixed Madonna too didn’t he. Presumably a house remix.

Comment by Blighty 08.04.09 @

Oh there’s a Gang Starr remix of Espiritu’s ‘Bonita MaƱana’ (they were a UK poppy clubby band).

Comment by Blighty 08.04.09 @

Lady GaGa ‘Pokerface’ Pete Rock Remix.

Comment by Mark 563 08.04.09 @

Insane…

SWV had this all-star remix of “You’re The One” with the most random line-up ever: Jay-Z, Busta Rhymes, Smoothe Da Hustla & Trigger, and Mr. Cheeks. This was around summer ’96, and it just seems like they pieced together as many hot-at-the-moment rappers as they could.

Comment by DANJ! 08.06.09 @

I just copped that Nine Yards 12” on the strength of Large Pro. A waste of dough I realize now

Comment by Tim 08.06.09 @

i heard this roxanne/superfreak mashup that was amazing dope one time, i guess you could call it a remix, they would go from sting singing about how he wants roxanne to stop being a hoe and then rick james would be like, that hoe is ill as aids, r.i.p. rick james

Comment by gstatty 08.06.09 @

one that had me giving the WTF face was the mixes that Bjork did for ATCQ’s “Stressed Out.” but they weren’t that bad, i guess.

and R. Jones is buggin’. Pete Rock’s remix of “Slow Down” is bonkers.

Comment by Dar 08.08.09 @



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