Flashback to Gorillaz’ smashing ‘Clint Eastwood’ with Snoop Dogg at Glastonbury in 2010

Flashback to Gorillaz’ smashing ‘Clint Eastwood’ with Snoop Dogg at Glastonbury in 2010

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Snoop Dogg & Damon Albarn at Glastonbury Festival, 2010. Photo by Getty Images.

Gorillaz, spearheaded by Blur frontman Damon Albarn, is celebrating the 20th anniversary of their sensational self-titled debut album with a treasure trove of reissues, re-releases, collectibles and more. Read more here. 

Most recently, the virtual band have paid tribute to the debut performance of their seminal hit Clint Eastwood at the 2000 Notting Hill Carnival by sharing a digital EP called Meanwhile, which you can stream below. 

The news inspired us to go digging into the archives for our own refresher of the infectious hit, where we stumbled upon this momentous performance of Clint Eastwood at Glastonbury Festival in 2010 featuring non-other than rap legend Snoop Dogg. With Albarn at the helm, the crowd are already in a frenzy but once Snoop Dogg makes his sneaky entrance after the first chorus, the energy is purely electric. Watch below! 

Gorillaz | Clint Eastwood [With Snoop Dogg] [Glastonbury, 2010]

Gorillaz latest Meanwhile EP features three songs in tribute to the West London show where they first debuted the seminal hit. The tracks bring that mellow, beach-day party atmosphere the hip-hop act has spent the past two decades mastering. Stream below. 

And just for fun, let's remember the sunny original that became an unexpected hit for the virtual band back in 2000, you could say Clint Eastwood is responsible for getting the whole party started...

Gorillaz | Clint Eastwood


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