25 Remixes That Made You Forget About The Original

The Fugees "Nappy Heads (Remix)" (1994)

"Nappy Heads," off the Fugees' 1994 debut, Blunted on Reality showcases the manic, messy energy of their early years, but the song's remix is a snapshot of a good group quickly becoming a great one. Salaam Remi's remix swapped out the busy jazz-hop of the original for something smoother, and the group responded by reigning in their more overbearing vocal tendencies and deading a Pras verse in favor of more Lauryn. The formula worked: The remix was the lead track on the A-side of the "Nappy Heads" single.

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