photos by Barry LiebermanNineteen Naughty Nine

In 1985, LLW wrote the ballad How Can You Live Without Me ? and released it on her Opening Measures cassette. Fourteen years later, Hollywood called... Rappers Naughty by Nature had heard the tune and wanted to use the music as the bass line for a rap.

Naughty by Nature re-recorded LLW's tune as Wicked Bounce, and Nineteen Naughty Nine was nominated for a Grammy.

LLW has shared writing credit. All performances by Naughty by Nature.

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