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Retro remixes of recent pop songs

Have any of you come across these channels on YouTube? Generally they take a more recent pop song, and remix it to sound like it came out of the 80s. I have to say, I think some of them are done really well. I'm not a fan of modern pop music so much, but these remixes often make me like the song more. Thought I'd share some, and if anyone else has some favourites, it'd be great to hear them too.

Below is an 80s inspired remix of Ariana Grande's "Into You".

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by Anonymousreply 23Last Sunday at 3:25 AM

Giorgio Moroder inspired remix of "Toxic" by Britney Spears:

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by Anonymousreply 109/22/2020

And here's one that really surprised me. I really like this, and have never liked anything with Taylor Swift in it before. A 70s-style bossa nova mix of her song "Cardigan":

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by Anonymousreply 209/22/2020

"It's Like That" to an Oprah workout.

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by Anonymousreply 309/22/2020

"Touch My Body."

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by Anonymousreply 409/22/2020

80s Remix: Justin Bieber - What Do You Mean it's 1985?

They even add in a sax solo

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by Anonymousreply 509/22/2020

Not the same thing, but I love this Latin remix of "Somebody Groovy" by the Mamas and Papas.

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by Anonymousreply 609/22/2020

Katy Perry if she were backed by Miami Sound Machine

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by Anonymousreply 709/22/2020

These are great, haha! By the way, I'm obsessed with Oprah's facial expressions while dancing in that clip above, makes me laugh so much!

Doesn't that Justin Bieber remix sound exactly like something that could've come out of one of those crappy teen movies from the 80s? šŸ˜‚

by Anonymousreply 809/22/2020

Childish Gambino - This Is America (70s remix)

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by Anonymousreply 909/23/2020

80s remix of "Stupid Love" by Gaga.

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by Anonymousreply 1009/23/2020

All these mixes are better and more listenable than the originals.

by Anonymousreply 1109/23/2020

R11, I agree with you!

by Anonymousreply 1209/23/2020

The original was obviously released several decades too late

80s Remix: Miley Cyrus - Wrecking Ball (1987 Version)

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by Anonymousreply 1309/25/2020

80s Remix: Ava Max - Sweet But Psycho

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by Anonymousreply 14Last Friday at 6:32 AM

OK this is brilliant: The Weekndā€™s Blinding Lights in the style of Depeche Mode

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by Anonymousreply 15Last Friday at 5:51 PM

This is a really good mashup

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by Anonymousreply 16Last Friday at 9:18 PM

Thanks everyone! These are so enjoyable!

by Anonymousreply 17Last Friday at 9:45 PM

I have found my new hobby. I guess I'll never emerge from the 80s.

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by Anonymousreply 18Last Saturday at 12:14 AM

During the lockdown, a DJ group has been mixing 50 songs from a single 80-90s year into a 3 minute video. They are currently working their way through the 90s.

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by Anonymousreply 19Last Saturday at 4:45 AM

^I love that idea! I look forward to going through the 90s stuff in particular as I'm a child of the 90s. Great find!

by Anonymousreply 20Last Saturday at 1:36 PM

I want it that way

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by Anonymousreply 21Last Saturday at 1:59 PM

Disturbia

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by Anonymousreply 22Last Saturday at 6:39 PM

You guys are finding some gems! :)

by Anonymousreply 23Last Sunday at 3:25 AM
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