Throwbacks

24th Anniversary of ‘Ready or Not’ by the Fugees

On this day in 1996, the Fugees released ‘Ready or Not’ as the third single from their multi-Platinum album, ‘The Score’.

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The single was a Top 10 hit around the world, and was most successful in the UK, where it peaked at #1 for two weeks, and was certified Platinum.

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The new-age song ‘Boadicea’ by Enya is sampled in the track. Although it wasn’t originally credited and they didn’t request permission from Enya, they ended up reaching an out-of-court settlement with the singer.

Watch the music video:

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