This really should be called Cake Part 2, but the alter ego of Rihanna (aka the woman behind most of her hits) finally gets the hit that she deserves. It really must have been frustrating to write all those hits and be unable to create that magic by herself. This should be big, it even features a return to form Missy verse. Benny Blanco and Stargate on the production as if you couldn’t tell.
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We are huge fans of Jr Blender’s reggae remixes here at HDD HQ and his latest addition is a remix of Rihanna’s Diamonds just in time for Christmas. Jr Blender’s refix brings Diamonds a little closer to Rihanna’s Caribbean roots while keeping the vibe of the Sia-penned original. You can also check out his edit of Ri Ri’s No Love Allowed here.
We thought that since the night has evolved from a smoky basement bar to the fun space that is upstairs at the Camp we should record a mix that reflected that.
Recorded live in 1 take whilst both of us were heavily medicated with flu pills the mix has a few rough edges… thanks dusty needles. It is the closest representation to what the night is playing the best in hip hop, dancehall and tropical.
Also look out for tracks from our March guests Ulysses 82 and Murlo……