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NICK PRIDE & THE PIMPTONES: Shimmy/ Honey 7″ (2014) + video

Not for the first time, Geordie jazz-funkers Nick Pride & The Pimptones provide live organic alternative instrumentation for the great and good of hip-hop and rnb. In this case ODB’s Shimmy Shimmy Ya acapella gets the full jazz-funk – er – shimmy treatment and then on the flip the band provide some sweet late night jazz-club nectar for Erykah Badu’s Honey. And it would appear to be

ERYKAH BADU: Honey (Grant Phabao remix) – Free download

In a move little short of genius, French DJ/Producer Grant Phabao has reggae’ed up Badu’s Honey – morphing the neo-soul original into a dead-ringer for the sound of sixties Kingston. The sort of thing that causes impromptu bumping and grinding, it’s free to download and you can check the vid. too – what’s not to like? Click the link and drop some smooth moves! Heretic DJs who play with mp3s can even hit up parisdjs.com for a higher quality sound file – link below.
Download – Erykah Badu – Honey (Grant Phabao remix)

Watch – Erykah Badu – Honey (Grant Phabao remix) – Video

Grant Phabao – Myspace