Enya’s Orinoco Flow vs Prodigy’s Smack my bi*** up


I have chosen a mashup today. These are two very popular songs from the early or mid 90s, I believe. Orinoca Flow by Enya, popularly known as ‘Sail Away’ is a very serene and melodious song. Prodigy’s Smack my b***h up is quite the opposite. Electronic music was relatively new then and I tried really hard to figure out the difference between trance and techno those days. I had a college friend who had a lot of Prodigy CDs. Back then, owning a CD itself was a big deal, let alone an entire collection. I was quite the envy in my circle as I was still in school and I had access to all these CDs {with no player but!}

The Orinoco is one of the longest rivers in South America. The instrumentals paint a serene picture of subconscious tranquility. When I hear this song, I feel like Enya is…

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