This single from Birdman's fifth album Bigga Than Life finds the Cash Money head honcho spitting an expletive-laden verse. He is joined by his protégé Lil Wayne who contributes some rhymes about women, and Nicki Minaj who raps "I am the female Weezy/ This s--- is easy." The New York Barbie also serves up the chorus. The song was premiered on September 8, 2011 on Funkmaster Flex's Hot 97 radio show.
The third verse of "Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm" by Crash Test Dummies ("they shook and lurched all over the church floor...") was inspired by girl whose parents would speak in tongues at their Pentecostal service.
Originally a chart-topper for Steve Lawrence in 1962 chart-topper, "Go Away Little Girl," became the first song of the rock era to be taken to #1 by two different artists when Donny Osmond's cover version also reached the summit in 1971.
Who writes a song about a name they found in a phone book? That's just one of the everyday things these guys find to sing about. Anything in their field of vision or general scope of knowledge is fair game. If you cross paths with them, so are you.