16 October 2009

phil friday - it's so bad it's good

In 2002, the diet coke of gangster rappers, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony wanted to sample 'take me home' on their track 'home'. strangely enough Phil not only allowed his song to be sampled, but offered to sing the chorus himself. Due to it's decidedly un-gangster nature it was a flop in the US, however those wankers in the UK ate it up and it even cracked the top 20 on the UK singles chart. Collins was made an honorary member of Bone given the nickname 'Chrome Bone'. It's bone and phillie phillie...

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