Beyoncé Releases Viral TikTok Mashup’s “Cuff It (Wetter Remix)”
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The Queen rocks the hive with a grown-up, sexy take on a favorite from her latest album. On his heels Takeover of Ticketmaster announcement, Beyoncé dropped a surprise “Cuff It” remix on Friday.
This update turns the baking playlist staple into a new slow and slippery jam. Beyoncé replaced the original upbeat funk with an instrumental from Twista’s 2009 hit “Wetter.” She jumped to the beat, sampled to Janet Jackson’s “Anytime, Anyplace,” and rode it like a surfboard. “Cuff It (Wetter Remix)” is currently only available for purchase on Beyoncé’s official website.
From TikTok to the check-in booth
For months, DJ Esentrik’s mashup of “Cuff It” and “Wetter” caused a stir on TikTok. The mix first hit the internet in October with a TikTok of the song playing at a club. The video speaks for itself as an instant crowd pleaser.
“Soooo I hid it for a while and now I can finally say it! ‘CUFF IT (WETTER REMIX)’ IS OFFICIAL! Thanks to Beyoncé, Parkwood, and especially the DJs and fans who have supported this from the start! Love to all!” said DJ Esentrik, announcing the big news on Twitter.
Renaissance, which is one of the most collaborative recent mainstream albums, retained the same energy with this surprise release. Esentrik noted the importance of this creation, especially in an age of artistic interpretation competing with credits battles and intellectual property.
“You all understand how crazy this is? She returned to the studio to recut vocals and more! It’s a huge W for us DJs/producers. It’s a party for all of us! Keep creating, you never know who is listening,” added DJ Esentrik.
“Baby, make it rain / Don’t let go ’til it rains again / I pray this never ends,” she sang during the Wetter Remix opener.
Beyoncé not only showed some love for the idea, but returned to the booth with new vocals and verses. Thunderbolts and soulful guiltar elevate the seductive update full of ocean movement metaphors. A true Renaissance woman, always evolving and reinterpreting!
“I can see the love in your eyes / Boy, I know you wanna squeeze it, don’t lie / Double tap when I pass, f*ck an answer,” sang Bey, reminding us that her architecture is impeccable when it comes to a bridge.
Beyoncé hasn’t commented on the new song, but the legendary Chicago rapper shared the remix on Twitter. Do we need a verse from Twista itself?
What other surprises can we expect from Beyoncé this Grammys weekend?
The “Cuff It (Wetter Remix)” Only Raises Expectations For What Beyoncé Has In Store This Year Grammys weekend. The 28-time winner is already one of the most anticipated artists. Following his epic private concert in dubaieveryone is waiting to see if she will grace the stage with another stunning performance.
Leading the pack with nine Grammy nominations (tied with husband Jay Z for a record total of 88), it’s hard to imagine anyone else owning the night.
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