A talented young producer has remixed Metallica
- and it sounds surprisingly good.
The producer, BamBeatz
, blended the entire Metallica "Black Album
" with Jay-Z's "The Black Album
". The full remix album will be released in spring, and you can hear the preview track "Moment Of Clarity
It is not the first time a bedroom producer has blended rock and rap with impressive results. In 2004, a mashup of Jay-Z's "The Black Album" album was mixed with The Beatles
' self-titled white album.
The result was appropriately titled "The Grey Album
", and it brought producer Danger Mouse
to fame. He went on to form pop duo Gnarls Barkley
, punk heroes Fugazi
were mixed with Wu Tang Clan
to form "13 Chambers
", which you can also hear below.
Listen to the Metallica and Jay-Z remix preview here. What do you think?
If you enjoyed that, try the older Fugazi and Wu Tang Clan mashup here:
What do you think of the Metallica mix? Did it enlighten you to the potential joy of hip-hop, or should both genres stay independent? Share your opinion in the comments.