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Duck Sauce's Barbra Streisand
Fool's Gold 2010
Boney M.'s Gotta Go Home
Oceans of Fantasy
Hansa 1979
Sample appears at 0:01 and 0:12 (and throughout)
Sample appears at 0:01 and 0:08


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Producer: Frank Farian

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Main genre: Soul / Funk / Disco

  • pano
    pano said 2 years ago:

    It really does sound similar, why don’t you submit it?

  • Fox
    Fox said 2 years ago:

    Another 80s ripoff http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2NrA4jY_RPw

  • Buzz-Duh
    Buzz-Duh said 2 years ago:

    Boney M. has finally been getting some attention in the states the past couple of years with of course this, Lady Gaga sampling the Ma-ma-ma-ma from "Ma Baker" in "Poker Face" and "Rasputin" being featured in Just Dance 2 for Wii.

  • djayipad
    djayipad said 3 years ago:

    I love this. Duck Sauce couldn't have had a better track if they didn't use Boney M one of the most underrated disco acts in the states. WTF in the 90s when all the countless disco comps were being released here in the state not one Boney M track was to be found. Why? Glad this sample has happened. Thank you Armand and A-Trak!

  • SmuttySy
    SmuttySy said 3 years ago:

    At the risk of repeating myself,,,,, "It's kind of irrelevant that Boney M did not perform it first, the sample was taken from their version." (as already stated below)

  • eishockeyfach
    eishockeyfach said 3 years ago:

    Ok, Hallo Bimmelbahn is unpopular in Germany. Boney M. is one of the most famous acts in the world...The exact sample is from Boney M...But Nighttrain made it...

  • Xanadu
    Xanadu said 3 years ago:

    They even included "Boney M" in their vocals.

  • SmuttySy
    SmuttySy said 3 years ago:

    And I'll second that notion, whilst the original was performed by Hallo Bimmelbahn, it is very clear that it was DIRECTLY SAMPLED from the Boney M cover version. It's kind of irrelevant that Boney M did not perform it first, the sample was taken from their version.
    Let's put it another way, would you say that Marilyn Manson covered Gloria Jones' Tainted Love (the original performer) or the Soft Cell cover version?. (which contains all the elements which Manson replayed in his way)
    I've rejected two submissions trying to argue that Duck Sauce directly sampled Nighttrain, it doesn't, never did and never will.

  • kidwho
    kidwho said 3 years ago:

    We keep getting emails about this entry telling us that its incorrect and should be linked to the Nighttrain version, so I'll try and clear this up once and for all..... the sample used for 'Barbara Streisand' is from Boney M, as this entry states. The Nighttrain original has somehow been mixed up in all of this - an errant blog post or YouTube video or something perhaps.... but if you listen closely to the rhythm of the guitar in the Boney M version and compare it with the Nighttrain version you can hear that it was indeed Boney M's 'Gotta Go Home' which was sampled and not Nighttrain's 'Hallo Bimmelbahn'.

  • DJ Anubis
    DJ Anubis said 3 years ago:

    Yes yes yes! That's why we have sample/cover chains, have a look at the whole page...
    Boney M.'s Gotta Go Home is a cover of: Hallo Bimmelbahn by Nighttrain (1973)
    Welcome & enjoy!

  • TheLLFF
    TheLLFF said 3 years ago:

    No No No !
    The original version is here : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EcXiMQ0J2So !!

  • Xanadu
    Xanadu said 3 years ago:

    Here's the official video clip. I quite like the video because of the stuff they added, those drums, the scratches, those kinda things.


  • Shadowmx1988
    Shadowmx1988 said 3 years ago:

    Barbra Streisand!!!

    Love It!!!

  • KingRizlaa
    KingRizlaa said 3 years ago:

    ...barbra steisand.