Sisqo updates ‘Thong Song’ to make MVP case for LeBron James

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If you haven’t thought about Sisqo since, say, 2001, you’re probably not alone. Aside from a couple of reality TV series appearances and a couple of released albums this century, Sisqo is still trading in on his famed novelty 2000 song, “The Thong Song.”

Proving that theory true is the news that Sisqo has recorded another version of “The Thong Song.” Except this time, he’s not paying homage to the thong. Instead, he’s giving praise to LeBron James. Sure, it’s worth a listen, especially if you have strong opinions about postseason NBA awards and don’t care for James Harden, Kevin Durant, or Steph Curry.

Apparently, FS1 TV/radio personality Colin Cowherd was the man responsible for commissioning this artwork. Somehow, for as big as “The Thong Song” was in this culture, it never reached No. 1 on the U.S. music charts. Perhaps James and the NBA can amend that miscarriage of justice. Perhaps Cowherd and Sisqo can right that wrong-wrong-wrong-wrong-wrong.

H/T Bro Bible

Josh Katzowitz

Josh Katzowitz

Josh Katzowitz is a staff writer at the Daily Dot specializing in YouTube and boxing. His work has appeared in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and Los Angeles Times. A longtime sports writer, he's covered the NFL for CBSSports.com and boxing for Forbes. His work has been noted twice in the Best American Sports Writing book series.