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Chao, Manu / Politik Kills Ep
Album:Politik Kills Ep Collection:Reggae
Artist:Chao, Manu Added:Jun 2008
Label:Nacional Records 

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Add Date:2008-06-29 Pull Date:2008-08-31 Charts:Reggae/World
Week Ending:Aug 31Aug 17Aug 10Aug 3Jul 27Jul 20Jul 13Jul 6

 Recent Airplay
1.Nov 02, 2015:Souls of Sound
Prince Fatty Remix Instrumental Version
4.Nov 08, 2008:public noize racket
Prince Fatty Remix
2.Jul 21, 2012:Bouge Mood
Rude Barriobeat Remix
5.Aug 30, 2008:New World Disorder
David B. Remix
3.Sep 25, 2010:Music Casserole
Rude Barriobeat Remix
6.Aug 16, 2008:New World Disorder
Prince Fatty Remix

Album Review
Sadie O.
Reviewed 2008-07-01 
Manu Chao – Politik Kills EP
Reviewed by Sadie O., 6/19/08
One (populist political) Manu Chao song remixed in a variety of Reggae styles by some of the UK’s top producers. How can you possibly go wrong, when you’ve got Dennis Bovell producing and Linton Kwesi Johnson on the very first track? That said, all tracks are excellent. I’m not usually a big fan of bunches of remixes, but these are HOT.
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1. 3:17 ***midtempo heartbeat riddim, dubby, additional vocals by Linton Kwesi Johnson.
2. 6:14 ***uptempo and much brighter sound, but still quite dubby, fine horns and production, classic style toast.
3. 2:48 **midtempo, a sort of dark “jungle drums” sound.
4. 3:58 ***totally different – upbeat dancehall version, additional vocals in English and Spanish.
5. 2:56 **hyperspeed electronic jungle mix. Gnarly!
6. 6:21 ***instrumental of track 2 – fat, groovy uptempo dub. Yay!

Track Listing
1.Dennis Bovell Remix (Feat. Lkj) 4.Rude Barriobeat Remix
2.Prince Fatty Remix 5.David B. Remix
3.Chris Blackwell & Paul "Groucho" Smykle Remix 6.Prince Fatty Remix Instrumental Version