Back To My Roots - Various - Hitz Blitz
Label: Possum - PTVL 1001 • Format: Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: Australia • Genre: Electronic, Rock • Style: House, Italo House, Euro House, Rock & Roll
The song was originally entitled " Black to My Roots", but the record company changed it fearing controversy. Within the song RuPaul name-checks a variety of hairstyles such as braids, hair extensions, afro-puffs and cornrows. She also names several of her Back To My Roots - Various - Hitz Blitz including her mother Ernestine Charles, who at the time owned a hair salon in AtlantaGeorgia.
The single was released primarily as a CD but with various inch versions. It also featured a new remix of the hit single " Supermodel You Better Work ", as well as a pastiche of the track called "Strudelmodel", which changed the theme of the original to a "model for the Der Weinerschnitzel Corporation".
An accompanying music video showcased extreme drag versions of all of these hairstyles. Though it was played occasionally on MTVit received far more play in dance clubs. It also featured noted comedian LaWanda Page as Ms.
Ernestine Charles. Tracks vary according to release; this listing reflects the tracks on the American CD version, which sold the most copies.
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