Bob Marley’s Greatest Hits Get EDM Treatment
Fifteen of the most revered reggae songs of all time have been remixed by the industry’s hottest names in dance music production for Bob Marley and the Wailers: Legend Remixed, to be released June 25.
Produced by DJ-producer Jason Bentley, the album boasts remixes by Z-Trip, Pretty Lights, Jim James, RAC, Roni Size, Nicodemus, Photek, Beats Antique, Thievery Corporation and Lee “Scratch” Perry.
Among the remixed reggae classics are “Buffalo Soldier” (listen below), “Redemption Song,” “I Shot The Sherriff,” “Jamming,” “Get Up Stand Up” and a revved-up “No Woman No Cry.”
“This is one of the coolest projects that I could ever be asked to be a part of,” explained Derek Smith (AKA Pretty Lights) in an album trailer (below). “These recordings are cherished.”