Released off their fourth The Boys Are Back In Town - The Gap Band - Oops Upside Your Head album, The Gap Band IIthe song and its parent album both achieved commercial success. The single was released in several countries in different formats. In France, the single was a 7" with no B-side.
The song is said to be one of the first songs to use hip-hop -styled monologues in a song. It remains a popular song in the Gap Band's repertoire to this day. In the UK, this song is typically "danced" to by sitting on the floor in rows and performing a rhythmic "rowing" action. The origin of this unusual dance is credited to DJ Nigel Tolley. It was especially popular during the s. The song was sampled several times,  especially in the s G-funk era:.
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