Archive for March, 2013

“Suit & Tie” (Justin Timberlake, 2013) “Crazy Games” (Mary J. Blige, 1991) (suggested by Spencer) As Spencer says: ‘The hook for Justin Timberlake’s “Suit & Tie” is just the hook from Mary J. Blige’s “Crazy Games,” only slightly sped up and with one or two notes different at the end of each line. The first […]

“No One Does It Like You” (Department of Eagles, 2008) “You Baby” (The Ronettes, 1964) (suggested by Sean) Sean writes: ‘Just realized when delving into some old music, “You Baby” by the Ronettes has a backbeat that is uncannily borrowed by Department of Eagles “No One Does It Like You.”‘ I struggled a bit with […]