And I Cannot Lie: The oral history of Sir Mix-a-Lot’s “Baby Got Back’”


Vulture corralled legendary rap-rock producer Rick Rubin, Sir Mix-a-Lot (real name: Anthony Ray), the video’s director Adam Bernstein (also of Breaking Bad fame), and others to bring you the story behind the behind-centric classic.

Somewhere on the internet is a hilarious video of myself, John Welch, Sam Crutsinger and (I think) Andy Ihnatko lip-syncing this song.

  • JohnDoey

    When this song came out, my girlfriend at the time had back and many people on the street let her know it by singing this song.