#TBT Nelly Inspired By Busta In 'Hot in Herre'

June 14, 2017

USA TODAY

Nelly recently revealed that Busta Rhymes was the inspiration behind his hit song 'Hot in Herre'.   Apparently it was the FIRST LINE of the song  - "I was like, good gracious. . ."  that sparked the inspo.   Nelly explains the breakdown of the song (produced by Pharrell) in this video.  (And peep the amazing Busta impersonation Nelly does!)