The best mashups are those that are unexpected – and that’s definitely the case for this Backstreet Boys X Kendrick fusion.
Twitter user Lionel Nietzsche uploaded his take on Kendrick Lamar‘s ‘Damn’ track ‘Element‘ this morning – mashing it with the mother flippin’ Backstreet Boys. While it’s not an obvious choice, it turns out ‘The Recipe’ is ‘Larger Than Life’ – see w0t I did there.
[LEAKED] NEW KENDRICK LAMAR DAMN. TRACK pic.twitter.com/O4bCmXDGbQ
— lionel nietzsche (@hateshaliek) April 25, 2017
On the back of fans going nuts for it (the initial tweet has already gained over 1K retweets), Lionel shared a full-length, two-minute version to his Soundcloud page (stream it below). It’s prime party playlist material:
If this is giving you warm, fuzzy, nostalgic BSB feelings, feel free to listen to this twelve-minute mega mashup of all their hits by DJ Earworm. Ya welcome.