This song was inspired by Prince. Faith told The Daily Star: "I recorded that with Raphael Saadiq after we met at a Prince concert. So we honored that situation by paying Prince his dues in the studio."
"I was inspired by early Prince and Chaka Khan records, cool late '70s and early '80s soul," she added. "I think we could all do with a bit of dance now."
Jay-Z's 2012 "Glory" features his daughter Blue Ivy Carter's cries and coos. At less than two days old, she became the youngest ever credited artist to feature on a Billboard chart when the song debuted on R&B/Hip-Hop Songs at #74.
The song "Sadeness" by Enigma (the one with the chanting monks), got its name from the French novelist Marquis de Sade, who believed sex had to be painful in order to be pleasurable - thus the word "sadism."
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.