Sir Mix-a-Lot Newswire

Sir Mix-a-Lot Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Sir Mix-a-Lot.

Results 1 - 20 of 152 in Sir Mix-a-Lot

  1. Is It Too Late To Say Balti?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | Psychology Today

    Earlier this year, I was commissioned to investigate the linguistics of punning and humour, by a major online fast food vendor. The unexpected source of this commission derived from TV ads, that were being aired in the UK on behalf of JUST EAT.


  2. Oddchester: It didn't take long to slide into thirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 6 | Post-Bulletin

    ... innocent wonderment will she portray through her dancing? It took two seconds of the song to recognize it was Sir Mix-A-Lot's "Baby Got Back." The "I like big butts" song. And while it was one of the longest four minutes and 22 seconds of my life, I ...


  3. Lounge Singer Richard Cheese Finds the Beauty, and Humor, in Any Pop BalladRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 2 | Dallas Observer

    Cover crooner extraordinaire Richard Cheese with his band Lounge Against the Machine pianist Bobby Ricotta, drummer Frank Feta and bass player Billy Bleu. It seems like every time a new generation of music fans enter the mainstream, the generations that preceded them think the other generation's greatest hits sound like spoons in a garbage disposal.


  4. Pig Out offers a musical feast, too - Thu, 01 Sep 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 1 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Friday - Spokane hip-hop collective Flying Spiders take over the Lilac Stage at 5 p.m. "Baby Got Back" rapper Sir Mix-a-Lot hits the stage at 9 p.m. On the Clocktower Stage, the Bobby Patterson Band performs at 6:30 p.m., followed by Celebrate, ...


  5. Sir Mix-A-Lot Says He Didn't Get A Huge Cash Bonus From Nicki MinajRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Refinery 29

    "Anaconda" was the song of 2014, but Sir Mix-A-Lot will be the first to say that it wasn't his song of 2014. Even though the classic MC provided the hit's hook, he's quick to pay respects to Nicki Minaj.


  6. Kevin Jonas & More Set for All-New Season of Oprah: Where are they Now?, Premiering 8/13Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 |

    OWN: OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK will premiere an all-new season of OPRAH: WHERE ARE THEY NOW? Saturday, August 13 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT, featuring celebrity updates with hip-hop legend Sir Mix-A-Lot, former teen heartthrob Kevin Jonas, and "I Dream of Jeannie" star Barbara Eden. Click here for a sneak peek of the new season of "Oprah: Where Are They Now?" In the premiere episode of the new season, "Oprah: Where Are They Now?" cameras travel to Seattle, where hip-hop legend and former child of the projects Sir Mix-A-Lot opens the doors to the luxurious mansion he now calls home.


  7. North Providence police officials, mayor named in complaintRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | The Day

    ... Among her claims, Perez recalls an embarrassing moment where Acting Chief Christopher Pelagio allegedly quoted Sir Mix-A-Lot's 1992 hit "Baby Got Back" in reference to her backside. When confronted later, Perez says Pelagio told her she was no ...


  8. The 90s are Revived at the Colorado State FairRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    The Colorado State Fair has finalized its entertainment lineup with a tribute to the rap movement of the 90's that includes some of the top entertainers of the time. Baby Got Back to the 90's featuring Vanilla Ice, Naughty by Nature, En Vogue, and Sir-Mix-A-Lot "The 90's was an iconic musical decade and this 'Baby Got Back to the 90's' concert package is sure to be a fun, energetic addition to our diverse lineup," said Sarah Cummings, General Manager of the Colorado State Fair.


  9. Baby Got Back to the 90's' tour brings nostalgia to AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Austin American Statesman

    ... pop smashes from the same time period. The lineup was straight off of a K-Tel "House Party!" compilation: Sir Mix-A-Lot, En Vogue, Naughty By Nature, Color Me Badd, Sisquo, 2 Live Crew and Tone Loc, with a series of in between sets from Austin's DJ ...


  10. Watch Nardwuar Interview Insane Clown PosseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Stereogum

    The last thing I thought I'd be doing this morning is watching an interview with Insane Clown Posse, but here we are! Nardwuar interviewed the clown-rap duo the last time they rolled through Vancouver, and Violent J and Shaggy 2 Dope start off as overly animated but gradually calm the fuck down as Nardwuar does his characteristically charmingly disarming gift-giving thing. They talk about the greatness of Sir Mix-A-Lot, dating girls at Kinko's, and Kid Rock's infamous glass dildo .


  11. Here's What Elle Got Wrong About 'Becky With The Good Hair'Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2016 | Refinery 29

    ... considered one to aspire to. "Becky," Harris-Perry went on to note, loosely refers to that infamous line in Sir Mix-a-Lot's "Baby Got Back." You know the one: "Oh, my god, Becky, look at her butt / It is so big. / She looks like one of those rap ...


  12. First Listen, Sango And Dave B 'Tomorrow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | National Public Radio

    ... in the northeast corner for decades. If you take a stroll back into Seattle's past, you'll inevitably run into Sir Mix-A-Lot and his immortal single, the title of which I don't even need to type. If you look hard enough in the present, you'll happen ...


  13. This week in music: 1992Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | KFVS12

    ... was a song that sparked a lot of controversy with its blatantly sexual lyrics about women. "Baby Got Back" by Sir Mix-A-Lot spent five weeks in the number 1 position and was ranked the number 2 song of the year.


  14. X Ambassadors graduate to a bigger stage, now just need a bigger setRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | OnMilwaukee

    ... a headliner act is a tough pill to swallow (made at least easier by the fact that it ended just in time for Sir Mix-A-Lot's "Baby Got Back" at the Johnson Controls World Sound Stage; fate smiled on the youngsters in the crowd Wednesday night). The ...


  15. Sir Mix-A-Lot would rather stay and play, get long, strong, get friction onRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | OnMilwaukee

    ... trying to write serious review of Anthony Ray's Wednesday night Summerfest show. You, of course, know him as Sir Mix-a-Lot, and unless you listened to his tapes on college road trips in the early '90s (like me), you probably recognize just one of ...


  16. C-K tax shift raising questionsRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2016 | Altoona Mirror

    The last time a tax shift spurred cross-county protest in the Claysburg-Kimmel School District, Sir Mix-a-Lot's "Baby Got Back" topped the charts and an Arkansas governor named Bill Clinton was about to clinch the Democratic presidential nomination. Now, 24 years later, a former school board member involved in that fight is worried his township could again face an unfair tax burden - this time the result of conflicting reassessments in Blair and Bedford counties.


  17. Summerfest picks: Liz Lincoln SteinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | OnMilwaukee

    ... not going to Def Leppard, REO Speedwagon and Tesla at the Amphitheater. I'll console myself by checking out Sir Mix-A-Lot at the Johnson Controls stage. His "Square Dance Rap" is the first rap song I can remember hearing. Since I'm the only person ...


  18. "I Never Meant To Offend Anyone," Blake Lively Responds To 'Oakland Booty' ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 |

    The actress came under criticism in May, after she captioned an Instagram pic, 'L.A. face with an Oakland booty'. Blake Lively has spoken out about her minor Instagram controversy last month, when she came under fire after captioning an Instagram post, 'L.A. face with an Oakland booty', a line from Sir Mix-A-Lot's 1992 hit 'Baby Got Back'.


  19. Blake Lively surprised by a Oakland bootya backlashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Blake Lively says she was surprised by the backlash after she channeled Sir Mix-A-Lot's "Baby Got Back" for an Instagram caption last month. Lively posted side-by-side front and back shots of herself on a red carpet with the caption, "L.A. face with an Oakland booty," a line from the 1992 hit song celebrating African-American women's derrieres.


  20. 'I was celebrating my body' Blake Lively defends 'Oakland boot...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Daily Star

    The 28-year-old actress posted a photo of herself on the recent carpet a few weeks ago in a figure-hugging gold sequinned dress. The star, who is currently pregnant, was using lyrics from Sir Mix-A-Lot's famous Baby Got Back song and claims she didn't mean to cause offence.