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  1. There is nothing funny or smart about that viral Nicki Minaj 'parody' videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... Minaj is a bad artist because she sings about butts. This is oddly not a critique people generally make of Sir Mix-a-Lot, Juvenile, Pitbull or Mos Def, who do the exact same thing. So apparently men who sing about women's bodies retain their "good ...

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  2. There is nothing funny or smart about that viral Nicki Minaj a oeparodya videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Washington Post

    ... Minaj is a bad artist because she sings about butts. This is oddly not a critique people generally make of Sir Mix-a-Lot, Juvenile, Pitbull or Mos Def, who do the exact same thing . So apparently men who sing about women's bodies retain their "good ...

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  3. Sir Mix-A-Lot Digs Nicki Minaj's Sample of "Baby Got Back"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | WIGM-AM Medford

    Rapper Sir Mix-A-Lot had a huge hit in the early '90s with his booty-celebrating anthem "Baby Got Back." Nicki Minaj sampled the song for the modern and millennial era in her new hit "Anaconda," and it gets the originator's stamp of approval.

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  4. [News] Sir Mix-A-Lot Says Society's Outlook On Women Has Changed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | HipHopDx

    Sir Mix-A-Lot: "When I did 'Baby Got Back,' women with curves were not accepted...[Now,] not only is it accepted, but it's also expected." Sir Mix-A-Lot says society has changed the way it's viewed women between 1992, the year in which the rapper released "Baby Got Back," an ode to curvaceous women, and 2014, a year that has seen Nicki Minaj incorporate his 1992 hit into her new smash single, "Anaconda."

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  5. Sir Mix-A-Lot on Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda,' Booty Fever & New MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Sir Mix-A-Lot didn't think he'd still be talking about his classic hit "Baby Got Back" decades after its release. Since the anthem impacted back in 1992, the 51-year old rapper has become the godfather of booty records, which have recently made a mainstream comeback thanks to records like Jennifer Lopez's "Booty" and Meghan Trainor's "All About That Bass."

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  6. Vogue approves big butts; black people already did: Jarvis DeBerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | NOLA.com

    ... There are many more references I could cite - 1989's "Big Ole Butt" by LL Cool J, 1992's "Baby Got Back" by Sir Mix-a-Lot, 1999's "Back That Azz Up," by New Orleans' own Juvenile and 2006's "Bootylicious" by Destiny's Child - but I'm hoping that the ...

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  7. Riding High On "Anaconda," Sir Mix-A-Lot Plans Reunion With The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Stereogum

    With "Anaconda," Nicki Minaj brought Sir Mix-A-Lot's "Baby Got Back" back into the mainstream pop culture conversation, after it had been relegated to the world of wedding parties and high school dances for decades. In an interview with Billboard , Sir Mix-A-Lot revealed that he was reviving a collaborative project that he started in the '90s with the Presidents Of The United States Of America.

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  8. Fat Tony: 'Ain't No Rest In This Business'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Houston Press

    ... . "A couple cities I've never been to on this tour, Las Vegas and Seattle. I'll get to pay homage to the great Sir Mix-A-Lot in his hometown."

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  9. Booty Tunes: 10 Tracks to Get Your Rear in GearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Shape

    ... expect in a booty-oriented playlist, most of tunes come courtesy of gentleman admirers. Leading the charge is Sir Mix-a-Lot , whose "Baby Got Back" is making waves once again, as it provides the foundation for Nicki Minaj 's latest hit, "Anaconda." ...

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  10. Nicki Minaj Tweets Release Plans for New Album 'The Pinkprint'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... more than three months after the rapper's August debut of her ode to the backside, Anaconda , which samples Sir Mix-A-Lot 's " Baby Got Back ." The song set a VEVO single day record after racking up 19.6 million views in one day, and besting the ...

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  11. Ellen DeGeneres Twerks with Nicki Minaj in New 'Anaconda' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Mediaite.com

    The music video for Nicki Minaj' s "Anaconda," which takes as its inspiration Sir Mix-a-Lot' s "Baby Got Back," has racked up nearly 150 million YouTube views since it first dropped last month. Ahead of the singer/rapper's appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show today, Ellen DeGeneres released her own version of the video, in which she twerks unabashedly right beside Minaj.

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  12. Nicki Minaj's 'The Pinkprint' finally gets a release date in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Cleveland.com

    ... "Pills n Potions," a really good pop track produced by Dr. Luke. And then there's "Anaconda," which samples Sir Mix-a-Lot's "Baby Got Back" and got much more attention because the cover art looks like THIS and the video goes something like THIS . ...

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  13. a oeI'm all about that bass, 'bout that bass a " no treble.aRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Weekender

    ... to focus its attention on the gluteus maximus. At the time of its original release, "Baby Got Back" by Sir Mix-a-Lot created controversy for its sexual lyrics and references to the female posterior. The video was briefly banned by MTV. Can you ...

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  14. Nicki Minaj teaches models to twerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... million times on YouTube in less than four weeks. Anaconda samples 1992's booty praising tune Baby Got Back by Sir Mix-a-Lot and includes the lyrics, "He could tell I was missing no meals. He like my sex appeal, he don't like 'em bony he like ...

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  15. MUSIC ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Plugged In Online

    ... are hardly new. They practically have their own genre category, starting (at least in a, ahem, big way) with Sir Mix-a-Lot asserting back in 1992, "I like big butts and I cannot lie!" A lyric you might not remember from that hit alludes to a ...

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  16. 5 Music Videos That Instantly Rocketed to RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    Nicki Minaj's new video for "Anaconda," which samples Sir Mix a Lot's '90s hip-hop classic "Baby Got Back," recently broke Vevo's record for the music video with the most views in 24 hours. After the salacious video for "Anaconda" dropped at midnight on Tuesday, August 19, it racked up 19.6 million views within 24 hours.

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  17. Back-to-School Parody Perfectly Captures What Every Parent Is Thinking [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... is looking forward to this time of summer: the beginning of the school year. Setting their song to the tune of Sir Mix-a-Lot's 'Baby Got Back,' the Holderness family gets brutally honest in 'Baby Got Class,' a hilarious video about sending the kids ...

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  18. Family Parodies 'Baby Got Back' in an Adorably Embarrassing Back To School Rap VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | WVII

    The Holderness family is sending their two kids back to school, and decided that couldn't happen without producing this cute but also undyingly cheesy rap video for YouTube.

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  19. The Anatomy Of Your Favorite Summer JamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Refinery 29

    ... but not enough to make 'em Summer Jams. Only 12% of these tunes quality as silly trifles, and that's including Sir Mix-a-Lot's "Baby Got Back," which is probably smarter than anyone realizes. Amid all the sexy talk, at least two - Carly Rae Jepsen's ...

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  20. Amber Rose and Nicki Minaj prove that Miley Cyrus hasn't killed twerkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Examiner.com

    Amber Rose's recent twerking video is evidence that the dance move isn't going anywhere anytime soon, and it's being reclaimed by the women of color who helped to popularize the hyper-sexualized booty shake.

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