I was looking for a hip hop remix of the dope song Bam Bam by Sister Nancy when I ran into an interview she did on Boomshots.com. I found her responses hilarious so I decided to put a link to it here on my blog.
Bam Bam to me is one of the most classic songs to the soundtrack of my life. I always am blown away whenever someone tells me that they don’t know the tune.
Quotes from article
I just wanted to speak with you about this new Kanye West song, and all the people who love your music so much they keep sampling it.
[Laughs] They do it all the while.
Which has been your favorite of all the songs that sample “Bam Bam” over the years?
I don’t know if I hear all of them, cause they sample it so much times. But none of them is my favorite. The reason why I say that is they know how to contact me. They know I live in the U.S., and nobody try to contact me to do it in person. They always sample the tune. If they had contacted me and I would do it for them live, well I would have a favorite but I don’t at the moment cause they never contact me to do it live.
“What they call dancehall today is not dancehall for me like in the ’70s and ’80s,” she said. “They change the thing so drastically and it’s so different. It’s so funny, it’s so nasty, it’s so… Everything that’s bad…”