Linkin Park - Reanimation (2002)

Reason for Listening:
It's part of the Hybrid Theory 20th Anniversary Edition and makes sense to be in it's own post.

Released 20020730.
20 songs. 60:52. Reanimation (2002)
20+1 songs. 60:52+04:26. Reanimation (Japan) (2002)
20+3 songs. 60:52+12:35. Reanimation (iTunes) (2002)

First listen. iTunes edition.
Not sure if due to being a remix but the chorus occasionaly feels off ("Enth E Nd")
Second listen. iTunes edition.
Listening to it today, I like it better. Moved from "2" to "3". ("Enth E nd")
This has a nice... I don't know the word for it. The beat that repeats in the background. Maybe it's just called the beat. ("Frgt/10")
Moved "P5hng Me A*wy" from a "0" to a "1".
I did some research and notes on explains "X-Ecutioner Style" has "Elements of 'One Step Closer' and 'Forgotten' reinterpreted by Sean C & Roc Raida"; Sean C and Roc Raida are members of the X-Ecutioners (Roc Raida passed away in 2009). The page for the track itself (here) says the track samples "Forgotten", "One Step Closer", and "Cure for the Itch".
Moved from a "0" to a "2" ("X-Ecutioner Style")
Moved "H! Vltg3" from a "0" to a "1".
Moved "Ppr:Kut" from a "2" to a "1".

Song title format: "{song title} // reanimated by (r.b.) {artist}".*
Songs in bold are the bonus tracks on the deluxe edition.
3: "Enth E Nd" // r.b. KutMasta Kurt ft. Motion Man;
2: "X-Ecutioner Style" // ft. Black Thought; "Rnw@y" // r.b. Backyard Bangers ft. Phoenix Orion; "My<Dsmbr" // r.b. Mickey P. ft. Kelli Ali; "1Stp Klosr" // r.b. The Humble Brothers ft. Jonathan Davis; "Krwlng" // r.b. Mike Shinoda ft. Aaron Lewis; "One Step Closer" (Live LP Underground Tour 2003); "My December" (Live Projekt Revolution Tour 2002)
1: "Pts.Of.Athrty" // r.b. Jay Gordon; "P5hng Me A*wy" // r.b. Mike Shinoda ft. Stephen Richards; "H! Vltg3" // r.b. Evidence ft. Pharoahe Monch & DJ Babu; "Wth>You" // r.b. Chairman Hahn ft. Aceyalone; "Ppr:Kut" // r.b. Cheapshot & Jubacca ft. Rasco & Planet Asia; "Buy Myself" (Marilyn Manson Remix);
0: "Opening"; "[Chali]"; "Frgt/10" // r.b. Alchemist ft. Chali 2na; "Plc.4 Mie Hæd" // r.b. Amp Live ft. Zion; "[Riff Raff]"; "Ntr\mssion"; "[Stef]"; "By_Myslf" // r.b. Josh Abraham & Mike Shinoda; "Kyur4 Th Ich" // r.b. Chairman Hahn;

With perhaps a few exceptions, I typically liked a reanimation as much as the original song or perhaps a little less.

Overall Rating: 5.0/5
Favorite Song: "Enth E Nd"

*Songs are listed on the back of the album in the form "{song_title} // {artist(s)_who_reanimated} featuring {featured_artist(s)_where_applicable}". I essentially use that format below, but added "r.b." for "reanimated by" and abbreviated "featuring" to "ft." Finally, Spotify will list the tracks with the following title format: "{song_title} ({artist(s)_who_reanimated} Reanimation) [feat. {featured_artist(s)_where_applicable}]".

Billboard 200
Peak Date: 20020816 | Peak Position: 2 | Weeks on Chart: 33
Billboard Listing: [Reanimation] - Linkin Park - [above album cover]

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