What is remix?

Remix

A remix is an alternative version of a recorded song, made from an original version. Sometimes this term is also used for alterations of media or recreation other than song (film, literature, beverages etc.). Remixing is the adoption, alteration, and recombination of pre-existing cultural texts (songs, literature, paintings, etc.) to create something new.

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Remix - Copyright Implications
... a remixer is free to redistribute his or her work, or whether the remix falls under the category of a derivative work according to, for example, United States copyright law ... Lessig believes that the key to mashups and remix is "education – not about framing or law – but rather what you can do with technology, and then the law will catch up" ... such as the General Public Licence are important mechanisms which mashup and remix artists can use to mitigate the impact of copyright law ...
Kick, Push - Remixes and Freestyles
... The official remix of the song features Pharrell, it was included the CD single of his 3rd single, "Daydreamin'" ... Drake made his own remix of the song and featured it on his 2006 mixtape Room for Improvement ... Young Buck did a short Remix of the Song on the mixtape RBK Artist Spotlight Vol ...
Window Shopper - Remix
... There is also a Window Shopper remix featuring Ma$e ... A second remix was released featuring Ma$e and Lloyd Banks ...
Immortality (Celine Dion Song) - Official Versions
... cool dj mix) – 427 "Immortality" (Cuca cool remix) – 426 "Immortality" (Cuca pop remix) – 427 "Immortality" (Cuca club remix) – 706 "Immortality" (Cuca cool mix) – 613 "Immortality" (album version) – 411 ...