The song doctor is in...

Cedric Gervais can take a slow-burn single and transform it into a red-hot hit. It happened last year, when the EDM DJ's jubilant remix of Lana Del Rey's "Summertime Sadness" fueled a surprise 23-week run on the Billboard Hot 100. In its original form, "Summertime" was more pajamas than party; it was never officially released as a single in the United States. But placed in Gervais' hands, the track rose to a summit of No. 6 on the Hot 100, selling 2.1 million copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan.

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