Kotecha, also Max Martin‘s protege and a lead producer for Grande’s next album, says that the song’s working title was “The Whisper Song,” as inspired by the Atlanta crunk duo’s 2005 hit “Wait (The Whisper Song).” Grande’s manager Scooter Braun then decided to get the Ying Yang Twins into the studio. “Scooter was obsessed with bringing in the Ying Yang Twins,” says Wendy Goldstein, Grande’s A&R rep at Republic Records. “We had them try, but they just flopped it. They couldn’t get it together.” More »
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Speaking to the Village Voice, Ying Yang member D-Roc said, “She wants that to be her image[...] She can be Miley Cyrus, she can be Hannah Montana, she can be whoever the fuck she wants to be.” He added, “She’s someone you never would think would twerk, so now that she is, do the Miley Cyrus with it. Because she isn’t the first white girl to start twerking.” More »