Canada 70 minutes Brent Hodge. Brent Hodge Freaks And Geeks: The Documentary , A Brony Tale is back with another wonderful pop-culture chronicle, this time about the battle over who truly owns the ubiquitous titular Baha Men earworm. The story behind the ubiquitous one-hit-wonder "Who Let the Dogs Out? Dissatisfied by a sloppy Wikipedia entry about the song, cultural curator Ben Sisto spent eight years researching its origin, culminating in a traveling DIY Ted Talk explaining his findings. Traveling the world, they work backwards from the Grammy-winning Bahamian group Baha Men to the American producer who discovered the song on a mixtape, to the British ex-punk hairdresser who made said mixtape, to the original Trinidadian songwriter who claims he wrote the song as a female-empowerment anthem, to his brother-in-law who discovered the hook at a Canadian radio station…and on and on. With conflicting narratives, multiple cover versions, and evidence of this unstoppable earworm's existence continuing to stretch into the past, we may never truly know who let the dogs out, but as Sisto says, "It belongs to pop culture at this point. In a way, we've all let the dogs out.
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He brought the song to the attention of his friend Steve Greenberg , who then had the Baha Men cover the song. The song became the band's first and only hit in the United Kingdom and the United States, and it gained popularity after appearing in Rugrats in Paris: The Movie and its soundtrack album. In Britain it was championed by DJ John Peel and went on to be the fourth biggest-selling single of , and one of the highest-selling singles of the decade not to reach number one.
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