A Tweet About The Making Of “Thong Song” Went Viral And Now I Have A New Appreciation For The Song

I’ve listened to the track 1,000 instances however hadn’t seen this till now.

A technology of attractive millennial trash actually would not be who they’re as we speak with out it.

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And whilst you’ve most likely seen the “Thong Song” and our lil’ silver-headed icon, Sisqó, in 1,000 BuzzFeed lists, I have not actually appeared *deep* into the track till now.

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One of my favourite collection on Vice is “The Story Of.” It’s primarily a Behind the Music for early 2000s songs.

They have a extremely good one about “Last Resort” by Papa Roach that bought me into the collection to start with.

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One explicit half from the video went *mega viral* over the weekend.

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Yes, you’ll be able to thank that man for it:

If you watch the episode, you discover out that the string part is definitely a riff on “Eleanor Rigby” by the Beatles. Def Jam employed a violinist named Bruce Dukov to create the riff, and the remainder is historical past.

In the episode, you additionally discover out that Sisqo bought sued for saying “livin’ la vida loca” due to the Ricky Martin track.

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And that “that thong tha thong thong thong” was from Sisqo’s good friend telling him precisely that, I bought that “thong tha thong thong thong.”

And watch the Vice video here.

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