The Lesson Remixed with DJ Gilla & Mr Thing

First Word boss and selector DJ Gilla returns for a selection of treasured records, upfront music and good Thursday vibes.

In a break from regular programming Gilla and Mr Thing have dug into the archives to select their favourite remixes. With some insights into the stories behind the mixes the duo have picked out some classics from DJ Premier, J Dilla, Pete Rock, Madlib, DJ Spinna, Bugz In The Attic, Jazzanova, Masters At Work, Portishead and more…

World Is Yours (Q-Tip Remix) - Nas

Stress (Large Professor Remix) - Organised Confusion

Oh You Want More Refix - Ty ft Roots Manuva

Paid In Full (Colduct’s Seven Minutes Of Madness Mix) - Eric B & Rakim

Real Love (Hip Hop Club Mix) - Mary J Blige ft Biggie Smalls

Right Here (Lord Finesse Remix) - SWV

Creep (Jermaine’s Jeep Mix) - TLC

Together Again (DJ Premier 100 in a 50 Remix) - Janet Jackson

Flip Da Script (DJ Premier Remix) - Da King & I

Keep Steppin (DJ Premier Remix) - Omar

Little Spice (Gang Starr Remix) - Loose Ends

Free Your Feelings (Gifted Remix) - Slam Slam

2 Deep (City Lick Mix) - Gang Starr

Respiration (Flying High Remix) - Black Star

Shut Em Down (Pete Rock Remix) - Public Enemy

Eve (Jay Dee Remix) - Spacek

Nothing But Your Love (Jay Dee Remix) - Toshi Kubota

Without You (Jay Dee Remix) - Lucy Pearl

Sometimes (Ummah Remix) - Brand New Heavies ft Q-Tip

Hate Or Love (Cafe Latte Remix) - LSK

Space Hos (Madlib Remix) - Dangerdoom

Definition Of Ill ft Planet Asia (Madlib Remix) - Peanut Butter Wolf

Figaro (ST-101 Remix) - Madvillain

Shadows Of Tomorrow (Flying Lotus Remix) - Madvillain

I Am The Black Gold Of The Sun (MAW Remix ft Q-Tip) - Nu Yorican Soul

I Am The Black Gold Of The Sun (4Hero Remix) - Nu Yorican Soul

Wild Wood (Portishead Remix) - Paul Weller

The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Attica Blues Remix) - Alison Moyet

Stakes Is High (DJ Spinna Extended Remix) - De La Soul

Verbalise (DJ Spinna Remix) - Big Kwam

Days Like This (Spinna & Ticklah Club Mix) - Shaun Escoffery

In My Bed (Bugz In The Attic Dub Mix) - Amy Winehouse

In My Bed (Bugz In The Attic Vocal Mix) - Amy Winehouse

Soul Fever ft Steelo (Remix) - Simbad

You Ain’t Really Down (Jazzanova Remix)- Status IV

Ready She Ready (Seiji Remix) - Tubby T

Feelin You (Henrik Schwarz Remix) - Omar

Hold It Down (Bugz In The Attic Mix) - 4Hero

Vibrations (Zed Bias Remix) - Children Of Zeus

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