Today, November 18, 2011, the city of Peoria, Illinois gave Grammy-winning record producers Tim & Bob a ceremonial key to the city, declaring this day Tim & Bob Day. Tim & Bob have been involved in the flourishing of plenty music careers, including Sisqo, Tamia and Jon B.
The Illinois production duo produced Tamia’s ‘So Into You,’ Jon B.’s ‘They Don’t Know,’ Sisqo’s ‘Thong Song,’ and many more.
‘Thong Song’ was such a hit, it’s since been sampled more than 20 times, across several genres. In 2020, Daddy Yankee sampled ‘Thong Song’ in his ‘Don Don’ track with Anuel AA and Kendo Kaponi. Also in 2020, Jacquees & Chris Brown sampled ‘Thong Song’ in their ‘Put in Work’ collaboration.
Celebrate Tim & Bob Day by Streaming ‘Thong Song’ on YouTube today