Who could forget the days of “Pumped Up Kicks?” Foster The People uploaded the single to YouTube on February 4, 2011, even though the song was officially released in September of 2010. In just a short amount of time, “Pumped Up Kicks” became the group's breakthrough hit single and was one of the most popular song of 2011. With more than 380 million views on YouTube alone, it's time to reminisce about “Pumped Up Kicks” with the 5 best remixes. These are the Pumped Up Kicks Remixes.
Pumped Up Kicks Remixes
Since its release, Foster The People has had quite a few remixes in its days. In addition to “Pumped Up Kicks” receiving more than 380 million views, some of the remixes have been streamed hundreds of millions of times as well. These are the top 5 remixes below.
Foster The People – Pumped Up Kicks (Butch Clancy Remix)
Butch Clancy's remix was made popular with the incredible dance video by Marquese Scott. Since the video originally aired, Marquese Scott has made quite the name for himself with his unique dance style and has racked in more than 2 million YouTube subscribers. To date, Marquese Scott's “PUMPED UP KICKS|DUBSTEP” video has more than 134 million views from 6 years ago.
Foster The People – Pumped Up Kicks (Bridge and Law Remix)
In 2013 the YouTube channel All Electronic Hits uploaded Bridge and Law's remix to “Pumped Up Kicks.” The video has more than 5 million views, but really caught the world's attention when Trap God uploaded the video. To date, their upload has more than 76 million total views on YouTube.
Foster The People – Pumped Up Kicks (YONAS Remix)
On September 13, 2011, the rapper YONAS released his remix to “Pumped Up Kicks.” The remix features YONAS spitting bars over the downtempo remix.
Foster The People – Pumped Up Kicks (The Knocks Speeding Bullet Remix)
In April of 2011, the New York City duo, The Knocks, was commissioned to do an official remix of “Pumped Up Kicks.” The remix titled the ‘Speeding Bullet Remix' was made available to subscribers of the band's email list.
Foster The People – Pumped Up Kicks (Chrome Canyon Remix)
Also in 2011, Chrome Canyon decided to give “Pumped Up Kicks” their own flavor. The song was streamed less than 100,000 times, but is a diverse remix featuring minimal instruments and mellowed out vocals.