Ever since Rockstar Games enlisted Sean Price and Royce Da 5’9″ for the soundtrack to 2003’s smash game Grand Theft Auto III. Now, the game publishers are deepening their relationship with the genre with a new remix project featuring DJ Premier, Ticklah and others in promotion for their latest game L.A. Noire.
Due out this May 17, the L.A. Noire Remixed EP will feature six different producers remixing 1930’s and ’40s artists like Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Jordan, Dinah Washington, Gene Krupa and Lionel Hampton. The list of guest producers includes DJ Premier, TV on the Radio’s David Andrew Sitek, dub artist and member of Sharon and the Dap-Kings’ Ticklah, Aloe Blacc producer Truth and Soul, Moodyman and Midnight Sun.
This latest release marks the third installment of the Verve Remixed Series. The full track list can be down below.
1. Stone Cold Dead In The Market (Ticklah remix) – Louis Jordan and Ella Fitzgerald
2. Hey-Ba-Ba-Re-Bop (Midnight Sun remix) – Lionel Hampton
3. Slick Chick (David Andrew Sitek remix) – Dinah Washington
4. Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens (DJ Premier remix) – Louis Jordan
5. Sing Sing Sing (Truth & Soul remix) – Gene Krupa
6. That Ol’ Devil Called Love (Moodymann remix) – Billie Holiday