Oakland’s Luniz launched “I Got 5 On It,” the lead single from their debut album in the summertime of 1995. Nowadays, the duo’s platinum-certified hit is an undisputed stoners’ anthem, soundtracking numerous hotboxes during the last 20 years. Now although, Jordan Peele‘s upcoming psychological horror movie, Us, intends to reinvent the basic Mary Jane jam right into a haunting, downtempo suspense builder, as showcased within the movie’s thrill trip trailer, launched on the finish of 2018.
The remix’s identify comes from the harrowing doppelgänger figures within the movie, often called The Tethered. The unique lower’s iconic sleepy Bay Area lyrical movement and well-known keys are left largely intact within the intro to the “tethered combine,” although the lyrics are shortly filtered down and virtually fully swallowed by bone-chilling strings. The cinematic remix then breaks into hair-raising bass stabs and dramatic percussive accents, making for a spine-tingling tackle some of the acknowledged West Coast rap cuts of all time. Us, which premiered earlier this month at SXSW, is ready for its theatrical launch on March 22. Listen to ‘I Got 5 On It’ under, such as you’ve by no means heard it earlier than.