Point Point – F+L

With a whopping sixteen thousand likes on Soundcloud and a whole lot more plays on Youtube, there isn’t many music blog that hasn’t joined in the hype surounding ‘F+L’. That violin track sound familiar? That would be because it’s Kanye’s ‘Flashing Lights’, if you didn’t already recognise it. With a largely classical feel to it, … Continue reading

Rihanna, Kanye West, Paul McCartney – FourFiveSeconds (Le P Remix)

Tropical house never got so easy with this Le P remix of Rihanna and co.’s ‘FourFiveSeconds’. Not sure about the hook but it’s a definite winner, catchy, chilled and full of summer vibes.

Rihanna – BBHMM (LUCA LUSH X BRASSTRACKS REMIX)

Rihanna’s ‘Bitch Better Have My Money’ is one of my guilty pleasures at the moment. A bit deeper and darker than standard pop, though the record has got big it has escaped radio play. Rihanna seems to exerting her inner rap-star, and the Kanye West influence is clear. Luca Lush and Brasstracks turn BBHMM into … Continue reading

Estelle feat. Kanye West – American Boy (Moustache Machine Remix)

Who remembers ‘American Boy’? Crazy to think this came out all the way back in 2008! I’m still a big fan of the original, with its poppy but still dance based style. Moustache Machine give it a quick once over with a pulsing bassline and dreamy synths. Sharp.

Kanye West – All Of The Lights (Prince Fox X Hotel Garuda Cover)

‘All Of The Lights’ was easily one of my favourite songs of 2010. The huge beats, rich production and on point vocals of Kanye and other was a match made in heaven. Prince Fox and Hotel Garuda have stripped it back and rebuilt the track into a smooth and soulful deep house track. I really … Continue reading

MASHUP MONDAYS: Discosid – Talk About My Love

Route 94 are getting really big here in the UK – their hit ‘My Love’ turning into something of a classic. Brandy is an American singer songwriter and features as well, but Kanye West really adds to this track. It’s not that difficult to add some rap verses into an instrumental, but Discosid uses WBBL’s … Continue reading