Diamond D Tells All: The Stories Behind His Classic Records

Showbiz and A.G. f/ Diamond D "You Want It" (1995)

Producer: Showbiz

Album: Goodfellas

Label: Payday/FFRR

 
When I said, ‘I got the honeys running all night like the 21 Bus,’ I [was referring to] the bus that used to run from the South Bronx all the way up to the North Bronx. I lived along that route.
 

Diamond D: “I was in the studio, and they asked me to spit on it, and I got on it. That was basically it. Party Arty was on the hook, shout out to him. That was A.G.’s right hand man. It was just family, whether it was a Showbiz and A.G. session, Lord Finesse session, Diamond D session, Fat Joe session, O.C. session, whoever it was. Everybody was welcome.

“When I said, ‘I got the honeys running all night like the 21 Bus,’ I [was referring to] the bus that used to run from the South Bronx all the way up to the North Bronx. I lived along that route. It was a little Bronx metaphor I used. If you’re not from the Bronx, you didn’t know what the fuck I was talking about.”

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