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Grandtheft and Wuki Remix ‘Boasty’

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Grandtheft at the Red Bull Music 3Style World Finals in Taipei, Taiwan on Jan. 23, 2019. (Credit: Jason Halayko)

Ahead of their show in Los Angeles on Friday, Grandtheft and Wuki have dropped a remix of Wiley, Stefflon Don, Sean Paul, and Idris Elba‘s dancehall anthem, “Boasty.” The duo gives even more energy to the track, adding 21 BPM, and additional percussion and samples.

The original version was released by Wiley in August and remixed by Stefflon, Paul, and Elba in January, peaking at No. 11 on the UK Singles chart.

Preview Grandtheft and Wuki’s remix below and download it on DJcity.

Related Post: Watch: Grandtheft Talks DJing and Producing

Skratch School Announces ‘Boasty’ DJ Challenge

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Skratch School

Skratch Bastid’s Skratch School has announced their “Boasty” DJ Challenge. The star-studded collab by Wiley, Stefflon Don, and Sean Paul features vocals from actor/DJ Idris Elba. It peaked at No. 11 on the UK Singles chart.

Competitors must record a video of them flipping the track in a creative, skillful way as they would in a club set. The winner will receive a pair of 12″ Serato control vinyl, a Red Bull Music 3Style “Play With Music” hat and sweater, and a Bastid’s BBQ apron.

Here’s how to enter:

– Download the tools here. Record a video using at least one part of “Boasty”, whether it’s the full song, the instrumental, or pieces of the acapella.
– Your entry must be at least 16 bars long (approx 37s), up to a max of 2 minutes.
– This challenge will be judged on musical creativity (50%) as well as technical skill and technique (50%). The goal here is to create a routine that works in the club, and showcases your skills.
– The contest is open until Friday, May 3 at midnight ET.

Learn more about the challenge here and watch DJ Kamo‘s submission below.

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Sean Paul and J Balvin Connect for New Single, ‘Contra La Pared’

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Sean Paul and J Balvin (Source: Instagram)

Superstars Sean Paul and J Balvin have connected for a bilingual dancehall and reggaeton crossover, “Contra La Pared.” It features production from Tainy, the co-producer of Cardi B and Bad Bunny‘s crossover smash, “I Like It.”

“Contra La Pared” marks Paul and Balvin’s second collab, the other being 2017’s “Buscando Huellas” with Major Lazer.

Stream “Contra La Pared” below and download it on DJcity.

Related: Watch Sean Paul’s ‘Shot & Wine’ Video Feat. Stefflon Don

Watch Sean Paul’s ‘Shot & Wine’ Video Feat. Stefflon Don

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Sean Paul has shared the video for his Stefflon Don-assisted dancehall single, “Shot & Wine.” The track was the No. 29 most-downloaded song of January on DJcity.

In the colorful visual, Sean and Stefflon Don dance and perform together in a neon-lit room.

Watch the video above and download “Shot & Wine” on DJcity.

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Beyonce and Sean Paul’s ‘Baby Boy’ Remixed by Richastic: DJcity Exclusive

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Richastic

German DJ/producer Richastic has had an impressive run in 2018, with four of his remixes appearing on DJcity’s Top 50 chart.

Today, the Nuremberg native returns with a hard-hitting, moombahton rework of Beyonce‘s 2003 smash “Baby Boy” featuring Sean Paul.

Preview the remix below and download it exclusively on DJcity.

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Sean Paul Teams With Major Lazer for New Single and Video, ‘Tip Pon It’

Sean Paul has teamed with Major Lazer for a moombahton-influenced single called “Tip Pon It.” The track follows Paul’s “Mad Love” collab with David Guetta and Becky G.

The dancehall legend previously collaborated with Major Lazer on 2014’s “Come On To Me,” 2015’s “One Wine,” and most recently on the trio’s “Buscando Huellas” featuring J Balvin.

“Tip Pon It” has also received an accompanying video. Directed by French director Alexandre Courtès, the visual features a supersized Sean Paul dancing on the set of the music video.

Watch it above and download “Tip Pon It” on DJcity.

Related: Watch Sean Paul and David Guetta’s ‘Mad Love’ Video Feat. Becky G

Watch Sean Paul and David Guetta’s ‘Mad Love’ Video Feat. Becky G

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Sean Paul and David Guetta have shared a colorful video for their Becky G-assisted single, “Mad Love.” The track was DJcity’s No. 5 most-downloaded song of February.

The visual finds Sean and Becky sharing some dance moves in a neon-lit room. Guetta hangs out alone in a room next door before eventually joining the party.

“Mad Love,” which was co-written by Shakira, is believed to be a single from Sean’s forthcoming seventh studio album.

Watch the video above and download “Mad Love” on DJcity.

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Watch Major Lazer’s ‘Buscando Huellas’ Video Feat. J Balvin and Sean Paul

Major Lazer has dropped a video for “Buscando Huellas,” their reggaeton-influenced track with J Balvin and Sean Paul. The visuals feature Balvin and Jillionaire showing off their dance moves at a warehouse.

The single, which appears on Major Lazer’s Know No Better EP, was DJcity’s sixth most downloaded track of June. It marks the second collaboration between Major Lazer and J Balvin, following 2015’s “Lean On” remix. Sean Paul has also worked with the trio, having been featured on their 2014 single, “Come On To Me.”

Watch the video above and download “Buscando Huellas” on DJcity.

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Valentino Khan’s ‘Gold’ Video Feat. Sean Paul

Valentino Khan and Sean Paul‘s dancehall and moombahton collab “Gold” has received the visual treatment. The fitting video depicts a man roaming the streets of Jamaica as he chases gold and fame. Khan and Paul both make an appearance.

The track, which was DJcity’s 21st most downloaded song of October, appears on Major Lazer‘s new Give Me Future documentary.

Watch the video above and download “Gold” on DJcity.

Related: Sean Paul Uses ‘Mi Gente’ Instrumental for New Track, ‘Volcano’: Exclusive

Sean Paul Uses ‘Mi Gente’ Instrumental for New Track, ‘Volcano’: Exclusive

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Sean Paul performs live. (Photo source: Facebook)

In the reggae and dancehall scenes, singers often drop tracks that use previously released instrumentals a.k.a. riddims. In some cases, there can be 10 tracks floating around that all use the same instrumental but feature different artists and lyrics.

Dancehall legend Sean Paul has continued the tradition by dropping his own version of J Balvin and Willy William‘s reggaeton smash, “Mi Gente.” Paul’s track, which is called “Volcano,” pairs the original instrumental with new lyrics.

Preview “Volcano” below and download it exclusively on DJcity.

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