The Fat of the Land (25th Anniversary Edition): Metallic Silver Double Vinyl LPXL121LP2
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Label: XL Recordings
Release Date: 4th November
Sometimes a record comes out and music is never seemingly the same again, 'Firestarter' is undeniably one of those songs, a track that comes from the underground loudly entering the room of the established and accepted and making it's presence well and truly felt. No going back after that, really and so The Prodigy, with 'Fat of the Land' became the standard-bearers for dance music, one which celebrated club music and also punk, metal, hip hop and industrial. 25 years old and still a blast.
Thursday 30 June - marks 25 years since the release of The Prodigy’s ‘The Fat of the Land’; an album so iconic it turned the sound of underground rave music into a global force; capturing the world's attention and dominating the charts. In celebration XL Recordings announces two-anniversary releases including a limited edition 2LP silver 12” vinyl package of the original album with a reimagined version of Alex Jenkin’s artwork, and a brand-new remix of “Firestarter” by drum and bass pioneer Andy C.
The Prodigy's third studio album “The Fat of the Land” became a global phenomenon, debuting at number one on album charts around the world it has gone on to sell over 10 million copies. The album's journey started with the single “Firestarter”, which was released alongside a bold video that was shot in London’s abandoned Aldwych Tube station directed by Walter Stern.
A1 Smack My Bitch Up
B1 Diesel Power
B2 Funky Shit
C1 Serial Thrilla
D3 Fuel My Fire