Archive for the 'Music Fact TidBit' Category

16 Dec

Music Fact TidBit

Chic’s Le Freak was originally called Fuck Off. These were the words that were sung as the main hook, but they were changed to ‘Freak out’ before the song was recorded.

Here’s the song if you don’t remember.

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16 Nov

Music Fact TidBit

Between 1948 and 1960, blues legend John Lee Hooker released over 100 singles.

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17 Oct

Music Fact TidBit

The earliest known example of musical notation was found on a clay tablet in Mesopotamia (modern-day Iraq), dated to around 1,800 B.C.

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04 Oct

Music Fact TidBit

The world’s official fastest rapper is Ricky Brown. He holds the Guinness World Record by rapping 723 syllables in 41.27 seconds on his track No Clue, in January 2005, in front of a licensed speech therapist.

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25 Jun

Music Fact TidBit – Village People

**The original Village People line-up was recruited via an advertisement that read “Macho types wanted: must have moustache”**

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11 Jun

Music Fact TidBit – Leo Fender

Leo Fender, inventor of the Stratocaster and Telecaster, couldn’t play guitar!

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