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Why Sir Mix-A-Lot's Mom Made Him Watch CNN For 2 Hours Every Day

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 03.13.2017 | OWN

Before he wrote one of the all-time great odes to rear ends, “Baby Got Back” artist Sir Mix-A-Lot was a young kid growing up in Seattle, Washingto...

Sir Mix-a-Lot: Life Outside The Cookie Cutter

Carolyn Ossorio | Posted 08.24.2016 | Entertainment
Carolyn Ossorio

Pippimamma: Life Outside the Cookie Cutter Podcast features unique people doing incredible things "Outside the Cookie Cutter." I share stories of ins...

How Sir Mix-A-Lot Felt When Nicki Minaj Sampled 'Baby Got Back' For 'Anaconda'

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 08.12.2016 | OWN

When Nicki Minaj sampled Sir Mix-a-Lot’s “Baby Got Back” for her hit song “Anaconda,” she put a modernized and raunchier spin on the ‘90s ...

Sir Mix-A-Lot Opens Up About The 'Empowering' Message Of 'Baby Got Back'

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 09.07.2016 | OWN

Some artists write songs hoping they’ll be hits. Others, like Sir Mix-a-Lot, write songs hoping they’ll become much more. In the early ‘90s, Sir...

Sir Mix-A-Lot Responds To Blake Lively Over 'LA Face, Oakland Booty' Joke

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 05.20.2016 | Entertainment

It looks like Blake Lively did no wrong by Sir Mix-A-Lot. Lively made headlines earlier this week after posting a split-photo on Instagram from the C...

How Women React To ‘90s Rap Videos They Haven't Seen In Years

The Huffington Post | Nina Friend | Posted 06.15.2015 | Women

What do you remember about '90s rap videos? Perhaps it's the iconic Hammer pants that M.C. Hammer wore in videos like “U Can’t Touch This,” or m...

Sir Mix-A-Lot Wasn't Trying To Speak For Women With 'Baby Got Back'

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.03.2014 | Entertainment

Sir Mix-A-Lot, Trina, NYU's media and culture studies professor, David Clinton Wills, and HuffPost Entertainment's Christopher Rosen and Lauren Duca r...

Sir Mix-A-Lot Says He Is Glad Nicki Minaj Used 'Baby Got Back'

The Huffington Post | Lauren Duca | Posted 09.21.2014 | Entertainment

Sir Mix-A-Lot conducted a Reddit AMA on Saturday in which he said that he is just delighted that Nicki Minaj used "Baby Got Back" in "Anaconda." In hi...

Family Gives Sir Mix-A-Lot A Back-To-School Twist With 'Baby Got Class'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 08.20.2014 | Parents

"I like big busses and I can't deny!" Preparing to go back to school is a complex art that involves shopping for school supplies, packing lunches, and...

Nicki Minaj's New Single Don't Want None Unless ...

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.04.2014 | Entertainment

Nicki Minaj promoted the release of "Anaconda" with an image straight out of Sir Mix-A-Lot's "Baby Got Back." Now we see why: Minaj's song is built ar...

Sir Mix-A-Lot Turns An Orchestra Into A Giant Dance Party

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 06.09.2014 | Entertainment

In the spirit of absurd (but most certainly divine) combinations of today, the Seattle Symphony -- under the direction of Gabriel Prokofiev, London-b...

Sinatra-Style 'Baby Got Back'

Posted 03.20.2014 | Comedy

If you think the world was denied by the fact that Sir Mix-A-Lot appears nowhere on Frank Sinatra's two "Duets" albums, here's the video you've been w...

Harry Styles Flashes His Butt As He Pees In Sir Mix-A-Lot's Bushes

The Huffington Post | April Sperry | Posted 01.31.2014 | Celebrity

Harry Styles is letting it all hang out! In Nov. 2013, someone tweeted a photo of the One Direction singer peeing in a row of bushes -- Tony the T...

'Baby Got Back' Gets The Best Remix Ever

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 09.26.2013 | Comedy

Are you a fan of early 90's hip-hop and rap? Do you appreciate when classic songs get a modern, auto-tune remix? Do you happen to like big butts and y...

Good One, Delta!

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.30.2013 | Travel

Who knew Delta Airlines had such a sense of humor? The airline sent out a giggle-inducing tweet Tuesday afternoon and we think Sir Mix-A-Lot would ...

'Baby Got Back' Is Now 21 Years Old

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 05.15.2013 | Entertainment

Oh, my God, Becky ... "Baby Got Back" is 21 years old. The karaoke staple worked its way onto dance floors everywhere on May 7, 1992, when Sir Mix...

8 Cheekiest 'Baby Got Back' Covers (VIDEO)

Posted 04.10.2013 | Comedy

Once in a (full) moon, a song comes along that speaks to a generation, thus becoming its anthem for truth that can no longer be contained. In 1992,...

WATCH: 'Baby Got Back' Made Up Of 295 Movie Lines

Posted 08.14.2012 | Comedy

Oh, my God, Becky. Look. At. This. Supercut. "Baby Got Back" can be an easy punchline in movies (Sir Mix-A-Lot must really love those "Shark Tale" ...

Dog Ears Music: Born in August Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 10.12.2011 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week, we review albums by Whitney Houston, Sir Mix-A-Lot, Elliott Smith, Marc Broude and more.

A Short History of "Baby Got Back" and Advertising

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Danny Groner

Last month, an investigation revealed that Washington Mutual employees performed a parody of "Baby Got Back" that expressed how much money they made d...

"Money Talks": A Playlist For The Financial Reform Debate

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

Right now is the time for real financial reform. Come to think of it, right now is actually way too late for real financial reform. Still, better now than not now, right?

WaMu Employees Rapped, 'I Like Big Bucks And I Cannot Lie' Before Bank Failed

Huffington Post | Grace Kiser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Testifying before a Senate subcommittee yesterday, former Washington Mutual chief executive Kerry Killinger suggested that WaMu was "allowed" to colla...

Sir Mix-a-Lot Hearts Kate Beckinsale

Charlotte Hilton Andersen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Charlotte Hilton Andersen

Bombshell Kate Beckinsale denounced her derriere, supposedly asking for a $2,000-a-day body double to stand in for her, um, more scenic scenes in her new film.