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I became one of the most sampled voices in the history of music. Nobody’s voice has ever been sampled more than Flavor Flav’s, to this day. James Brown used to be the most sampled voice until I came along with ‘Yeah Boy’ and ‘Rock that shit, homey.’ That took James Brown’s record and stripped it nekkid! — Flavor Flav
Ain’t it just like the night to play tricks when you’re tryin’ to be so quiet?
We sit here stranded, though we’re all doin’ our best to deny it
I was born on May 13, 1966. This is my “birthday” and my “life” album. It and I are both 47 this week. It’s also as close as I have to an all-time favourite album.
Released on May 16th, 1966, rock’s first studio double LP by a major artist was, as Dylan declared in 1978, “the closest I ever got to the sound I hear in my mind… that thin, that wild-mercury sound.”