Lyle Lovett and De La Soul: The Convergence
I wonder if I’m the first person to notice this. A couple of quick Google searches turned up nothing. But I was listening to Lyle Lovett’s “She’s Hot To Go” on Pontiac this week and realized, “That’s the bass line to a De La Soul song!” Possibly I’m the only person who owns the re-release of 3 Feet High and Rising with “Double Huey Skit” and Pontiac. It wouldn’t be completely strange for Prince Paul and De La to have sampled Lovett since 3 Feet takes its name from a Johnny Cash sample.
Just for your consideration, here are the tracks: