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Christopher Lawrence remixes Enrique Iglesias #1 worldwide hit 'Hero'
California DJ and producer Christopher
Lawrence has remixed Enrique
number one hit 'Hero' for the Latin megastar's 'Greatest Hits' album.
The widely anticipated album was recently released in the the United
Kingdom and Europe, with additional countries to follow. Christopher's
impressive remix is the only one included on Enrique's album in these
massive success worldwide hitting the #1 spot in over ten countries
including the United Kingdom and the United States, where it remained
for fifteen weeks. The song was so popular in the US that it would
eventually re-enter the top ten a year later, the first song ever to do
so. 'Hero' also officially became a worldwide number one when it held
the top spot on the United World Chart for five weeks
"It was a huge honor to be asked to remix a song like Hero" said
Christopher. "It was also daunting because 'Hero' is such a well known
and loved song with such a definite character. I wanted to preserve the
feel of the song, while bringing my own sound to it as well. I was very
pleased when I found that Polydor had decided to include it on
Enrique's 'Greatest Hits' album".
Enrique Iglesias is a Spanish pop music singer-songwriter and model.
One of the most popular artists in Latin America and in the Latino
market in the United States, he has sold more Spanish language albums
than any other artist. Several years ago he made a crossover into the
mainstream English language market, signing a unique multi-album deal
with Universal Music for an unprecedented $48,000,000. Iglesias has
sold over 58 million albums worldwide and has had numerous #1 hits. For
more information, visit www.enriqueiglesias.com.
Christopher Lawrence is one of America's most popular and respected DJs
and producers. He took out the 'America's Best
DJ' Award in 2008, and previously has won the IDMA's 'Best
DJ' and Dancestar USA's "Best DJ" awards. He also produces a radio show
'Rush Hour' which is syndicated worldwide, as well as running his label
Pharmacy Music. For more information, visit www.christopherlawrence.com
or his Myspace.
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