SCRATCHTHEBLOCK PRESENTS: THE REMIX SESSION VOL. 6
Three months ago we released the 5th volume of The Remix Session series, an outstanding collection of hip-hop,r&b,jazz-hop,neo-soul remixes,re-works and revisitations.
Today we deliver a 10 tracks selection that will blow your mind, so prick up your ears and enjoy yourself with the 6th chapter of The Remix Session.
Wrecks N Effect – Rump Shaker (Teddy Riley Remix)
On da selection Rhythm and Swingbeat we focused our attention on New Jack Swing sub-genre mentioning artists like Aaron Hall,Jodeci,Joe Public and the heavy-weight producer Teddy Riley. We start this brand new selection with the pearless talent of Mr. Riley that put his hands on a dope piece by new jack swing,hip-hop group called Wrecks-N-Effect titled Rump Shaker included on WNE sophomore album Hard or Smooth. Riley used the sample of 1972 record by Lafayette Afro Rock Band produced by Pierre Jaubert.
Ty Causey – Sweet Jesus (How Can I Repay) (Remix)
The Indiana native Ty Causey, will set your soul on fire!!! He’s a dexterous performer who plays a wide range of genres: gospel,jazz,r&b. He earned a great respect on jazz soundscape collaborating with artists like Najee. Laid-back vocal skills that enrapture audience attention and a pure class are the main ingredients of his music. We chose the remix version of Sweet Jesus from the album The Gospel Truth. This is real mood music!!
Slum Village – Jealousy (Zero 7 Remix)
In 2002 U.K super-prolific duo,Henry Binns and Sam Hardaker known as Zero 7 dropped a compelling compilation titled Another Late Night,mixing tracks by Souls Of Mischief,Roots Manuva,Quasimoto,The Cinematic Orchestra among others. Another Late Night is a remarkable project as you can realize listening to the remix version of Jealousy by Slum Village.
ReneeDion x TallBlackGuy x Michael Jackson – Thriller
Is it possible to blow the dust of a perfect milestone like Thriller produced by Quincy Jones and performed by the king of pop Michael Jackson, and revamping it with a neo-soul groove? The answer is yes! Producer Tall Black Guy delivers a sumptuous,supa-catchy,cool and extra-groovy beat over you can appreciate the sultry,warm and delectable voice of Ohio songstress Renee Dion. The result is something fresh and extremely finest.
Redman feat. Erick Sermon – Funkorama (Double Green Remix)
Back in the 96s ! One of the best ever hip-hop hitmaker, Erick Sermon dropped his must have compilation titled Insomnia recruiting his affiliate rappers like Jamal,Keith Murray,Xross-Breed and many others. We think Funkorama by Reggie Nobles aka Redman stands out for the head-nodding rhythm!!! Check out the remix version cared by Erick Sermon. Erick Sermon appeared on Mo Rhythm,Damn Pink Mics,Digging In The Crates Vol.3,The Remix Session Vol.4,Beyond The Rhythm,Digging In The Crates Vol.2,Roots,Groove & Rhythm,Stay Mellow Vol.4,Spin That,Digging In The Crates
Rahsaan Patterson – Stop By (Full Crew Remix)
We met U.K r&b producer/remixer Wayne Lawes aka Full Crew on R&B Retrospective,Hey Honey and Stay Mellow Vol.3. This time we make a dive in the 1997 to resume a hot treatment remix of a classic neo-soul gem performed by Rahsaan Patterson called Stop By, with the spicy rhymes of U.K rapper Rimes.
Mos Def – Sex,Love,Money (Pimp Walk Remixes)
In 2004 hip-hop underground mogul Mos Def, released his classic sophomore album The New Danger,giving to the fans immeasurable tunes like Ghetto Rock,Sunshine,The Panties. We selected the supa-dupa-cool Sex,Love,Money but in order to listen to something new , check out the remix version!!! So,so hottt!!!!
Boyz II Men feat. Treach,Craig Mack,Busta Rhymes,Method Man – Vibin’ (Tim & Bob Remix)
Wow!!! The track that we are going to introduce is epic!! In 1995 Motown Records released an LP of remixes of r&b group Boyz II Men titled The Remix Collection. The project consists of some re-editions cared by some r&b luminaries like Dallas Austin,Keith Crouch,Babyface. We raise the temperature with the treatment remix of Vibin’ masterfully cared by Tim & Bob and performed by Boyz II Men with special guests like Busta Rhymes,Craig Mack,Method Man and Treach.
Amel Larrieux – Get Up (E.Classical Remix)
Houston beatmaker E.Classical, revamps a neo-soul classic gem by Amel Larrieux titled Get Up. Well , let the music speaks!!
A Tribe Called Quest – Oh My God (Know Naim Remix)
The last joint is a dope jazz-hop remix of a single by A Tribe Called Quest titled Oh My God. Enjoy da flow!!