A different mix of the song later became the closing track of Let It Be (1970), which was the Beatles' last album released just after the group split. The single version was later issued on the compilation albums 1967–1970, 20 Greatest Hits, Past Masters, and 1.
Regular readers of EAR CANDY have probably noticed that we have been promising an article about Get Back since October of 2002. But, with other interviews and articles, the story kept getting pushed to the back of the pile until March of 2003. So, it was quite ironic that Rolling Stone featured Get Back-The Full Story Behind the Album That Never Was in February of 2003.
Get back! Motherfucker You don't know me like that! (Yeek-Yeek Woop-Woop) I ain't playin' around. Make one false move, I'll take you down. Get back! Motherfucker You don't know me like that. Get back! Motherfucker You don't know me like that! So, so, come on, come on. DON'T get swung on, swung on. It's the ack still riding cadillacs. Family off the streets, made my homies put the baggies back. I keep it flippin' like acrobats.
It would later become the closing track of The Beatles' last album to be released before they split, Let It Be (1970). However, it was not placed there in retrospect; Let It Be was recorded before Abbey Road, Get Back therefore being recorded in the Let It Be sessions.
About Fuckin’ Problems. This all-star posse cut showcases three distinctive rappers trying to out-stunt each other on the subject of fucking bad bitches. Drake and longtime producer Noah 40 Shebib, who were also working on a posthumous Aaliyah album at the time, interpolated unreleased vocal samples from the late singer to form the basis of the beat. According to Drake, the aggressive nature of the song was a response to Kendrick and those who tried to categorize him as a soft artist: It was actually Kendrick’s record first. He had asked me to get on Poetic Justice, and again I was like, Oh, ‘Poetic Justice. It’s a great song, but it’s the typical, you know, I’m going to be on the soft girls song on the album
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