Tag: Bam Bam

Sister Nancy’s ‘Bam Bam’ The Most Sampled Dancehall Song Of All-Time

Sister Nancy’s classic “Bam Bam” is perhaps the most sampled dancehall song of all-time, but how much did she profited from years of sampling? When it comes to copyright ownership of intellectual property in music, reggae/dancehall is perhaps the most behind in the industry. While the genre continues on its path to be fully streamlined, most Jamaican artists still use YouTube as their primary platform for releases and sometimes fail to get the work registered legally in a way that benefits them with royalties and the ability to distribute third-party licenses. It’s interesting to think then that dancehall and reggae music is so often sampled in other music genres, and it begs the question of whether this is because there is free access to do so. Perhaps one of the ...

Action Bronson – Let Me Breathe

[Intro] Like the way it sounds, Fraudy? Uh, yeah, yeah Just let me breathe for a minute, man Just let me breathe Just let me breathe for a minute, man (You already know it’s me, man) Just let me breathe for a minute (You already know it’s me) Just let me breathe [Verse 1] It’s too hot, drop the top off the wagon Lay back, blowing fire like dragon (Poof!) Man, I’m flying past Saturn (Uh) Fuck outta here like I ain’t that savage (No, no, no, no) Two uzis and a rifle It’s like I’m at the studio with Michael (Michael Jackson) You can hear me dancing on the beat Bam Bam ’bout to put a mansion on the beach, uh Hundred Latins in your lobby That’s what happens when you fuck around with Body, uh And I put that on my mami (It’s on my mami) ...