People cannot cease speaking in regards to the new Beyonce Album Renaissance. Whether it is Queen Bee’s embrace of home and disco aesthetics, or the album’s current edits born out of preliminary controversy, the brand new album has loads of materials value speaking about and much more value dancing about. Just earlier than the album was launched, some could have missed or observed that the album’s main single “Break My Soul” had a remix package deal. There are 4 remixes in it. There are completely different settings of Wilhelm, Terry Hunterand Nita Avance. But this group’s standout observe comes from a collaborator and home legend Honey Dijon.
In case you did not know, Honey Dijon lent her manufacturing expertise on two of Renaissance’s opening tracks, “COSY” and “ALIEN SUPERSTAR.” But whereas the album maintains a cool four-to-the-floor rhythm, this Honey Dijon remix was crafted to enchantment to nightclubs all over the place. It’s acquired these mesmerizing drums which are boisterous and groovy. It interpolates small components from the track whereas throwing them into Beyonce’s commanding vocals and shuffle-inducing rhythm. It’s additionally an unbelievable flex for the Chicago native. Honey Dijon is a residing instance of how the origins of Windy City home music are extra related as we speak than ever. Here’s what she mentioned on Instagram with regard to her current work on Renaissance and the expertise as a complete:
“Sharing my Chicago house music roots and black queer and trans culture with you and the world is profound and emotional. I feel honored, humbled, delirious with joy and proud. Thanks to my darling @amakadsi for believing in me. Your love and support means the world to me. Thanks to my music partner @lukesolomon who is my Bernie Taupin. Love you and thank you for all the love and support since our early days of dancing together at loft parties in Chicago. I couldn’t have done it without you. Thank you to my management @samzholt @josh.d.mongan for all your hard work and dedication. I appreciate you both so much. Thank you @rickylawson_ @marielgomerez for all your hard work and for getting me into this amazing project. It was such a pleasure working with you. A special thanks to my crew @cpenmusic @davegilesii @cor.ece for their amazing talents. I’m over the moon”
Be certain to take a look at Honey Dijon’s stellar remix of Beyonce’s “BREAK MY SOUL.”