Mass Production ‎– Firecracker

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Firecracker is best known as a sampled (direct without change) section used in the tune Me So Horny on 12" and released on LP As Nasty As They Wanna Be by 2 Live Crew in 1989. It was also sampled (pitched down) in the tune "Straight Up" featured on the 12" Greatest Man Alive and on LP Original Stylin' by Three Times Dope in 1988.

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Firecracker 6:30
Firecracker 6:30

Versions (4)

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
DSKO 188 Mass Production Firecracker(12", Promo) Cotillion DSKO 188 US 1979 Sell This Version
44254 Mass Production Firecracker / With Pleasure(7", Single) Cotillion 44254 US 1979 Sell This Version
44254 Mass Production Firecracker(7", Promo) Cotillion 44254 US 1979 Sell This Version
44254 Mass Production Firecracker(7", Single) Atlantic 44254 New Zealand 1979 Sell This Version

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updj1

updj1

March 16, 2011
referencing Firecracker, 12", Promo, DSKO 188
It is noteworthy that the rhythm track from Firecracker was later used as the backing track for Me So Horny by 2 Live Crew.
djsoje

djsoje

November 24, 2010
referencing Firecracker, 12", Promo, DSKO 188
Mass production made an impact on the funk scene in '79 with this one. I have the full length LP.