HomeVs. TuesdayVs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Sir Mix-A-Lot.
8th November 2022
Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Sir Mix-A-Lot.
Back in the early eighties rapper Sir Mix-A-Lot rose to prominence in Seattle Washington, regularly crossing into the World of the six string guitar. In 1988 “Iron Man“, which of course samples the Black Sabbath song of the same name became a hit single from his debut album. But arguably his most famous work is the 1992 single “Baby Got Back“, a number-one hit that went double platinum, won a Grammy in 1993 and was pushed to the post watershed slot on MTV due to complaints about the video. It later got sampled by Nicki Minaj for “Anaconda” in 2014 and the rest they say is history…
So to our head to head that must be definition combine both the rap and the riff. In the Blood Red Corner we have Throwdown who did their rendition for a compilation called “Too Legit For The Pit: Hardcore Takes the Rap” back when Eighteen Visions guitarist Keith Barney was their vocalist. That’s what you call your two for the price of one Hardcore trivia. In the Ice Blue Corner we have Leo Moracchioli from Frog Leap Studios who continues to astound, Metalizing a new cover each week with a full blown video for our viewing pleasure! Who Wins? You Decide! Nicki Minaj was not harmed in the creating of this article.