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LISTEN: Death Grips Remix The Prodigy
Mandy Townsend , April 12th, 2013 08:24

Hip hop crew rework dance classic 'Firestarter'

The Prodigy is used to having their tracks being tampered with. Artists such as Major Lazer, Baauer and Noisia all contributed remixes to last year's 15th anniversary reissue of The Fat Of The Land, so it comes as no surprise that Death Grips have joined the rest with their version of ‘Firestarter’. The experimental hip hop crew reworked the 90s dance classic to make it more industrial by adding a heavier, accelerating bassline, clattering percussion and an extra vocal - listen below:

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