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Nine vs Nirvana: Lyin’ King (JChan Paper Cuts Remix) and More Rock Remixes

As I ┬ámentioned in my previous post, rock and hip hop mashups are tricky – when done well, they bring out the intensity of both tracks, when done not-so-well, you get Limp Bizkit.

The idea isn’t new, of course, but more recent producers have put their own spin on rock-rap hybrids with interesting results. Some examples:

Roc Raida & DJ Vlad: “Whole Lotta Dead Wrong”
The late, great X-cutioners alumnus Led Zeppelin produced this remix, featuring Biggie’s “Dead Wrong” over Led Zeppelin’s “Whole Lotta Love” with DJ Vlad. Works on every level. Continue reading


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