Saturday, May 12, 2012

Getting Jiggy With It – Will Smith

"Gettin' Jiggy Wit It" is a single by American rapper Will Smith, released as the third cut from his debut solo album Big Willie Style. Released in January 1998, the song was co-written by Nas, and was Smith's second hit produced by Poke & Tone, who replaced his long-time partner Jazzy Jeff, though the record-scratching techniques of Jazzy Jeff can be heard in the song.[1] The record spent three weeks at the top of the Billboard Hot 100chart from March 14, 1998. The song also won a Grammy Award in 1999 for the Best Rap Solo Performance. It was ranked the 68th greatest song of the 1990s by VH1. "Gettin' Jiggy wit It" Hit Number 1 on March 11, 1998. However, it was ranked at #19 on the list of AOL Radio's 100 Worst Songs Ever in 2010.[2]

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