Symphonic Orchestra Drops It Like It's Hot, Recreating 30 Hip-Hop Classic Tracks


If you ever thought that symphonic orchestras are... well... boring, after watching this video you will most likely reconsider that.

The composer and producer Radzimir Dębski, better known as JIMEK, orchestrated and conducted 30 classic hip-hop songs with the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra. They were performed earlier this year in the city of Katowice, at the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra Concert Hall.

Yep. You read that right. A symphonic orchestra got its hip-hop freak on. From Dr. Dre's "Still D.R.E." to Nicki Minaj's "Anaconda", we just can't get enough.

The list of tracks played is as follows:

1. Kendrick Lamar - Swimming Pools
2. M.I.A. - Bad Girls
3. Wiz Khalifa - Black and Yellow
4. 2Pac - Dear Mama
5. Cam'Ron - Hey Ma
5. Barry White - Basketball Jones /feat. Chris Rock
6. Jay-Z - Girls Girls Girls (Tom Brock)
7. Tribe Called Quest - Electric Relaxation
8. Wu-Tang Clan - C.R.E.A.M
9. Mobb Deep - Give Up The Goods
10. Kanye West - Flashing Lights
11. 50 Cent - In Da Club
12. 50 Cent - Outta Control /feat. Mobb Deep
13. Jay-Z - Lost One
14. Jay-Z - Roc Boys
15. Beastie Boys - Sure Shot
16. Nas - Nas is Like
17. Dr. Dre - Still D.R.E.
18. Xzibit - Alcoholic
19. Missy Elliott - Get Your Freak On
20. Dr. Dre - What's the Difference feat. Eminem
21. M.O.P. - Cold As Ice
22. M.O.P. - Ante Up
23. Pharoahe Monch - Simon Says 
24. Beyoncé - Crazy In Love
25. Snoop Dogg - Drop It Like Its Hot feat. Pharell
26. Sisqo - Thong Song
27. Nicky Minaj - Anaconda
28. Wu-Tang Clan - Gravel Pit
29. Baauer - Harlem Shake
30. JIMEK x Pezet - Nie Muszę Wracać


Watch the entire video below.

So dope.

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