Daily Quiz #28

Whats the link that connects these Four?
1)Video for Nas – HipHop is Dead

2)Promo Artwork for the Simpsons’


28-10-2009 22-13-12


Question Courtesy : Anshuman Sanghvi

Quoting Anshuman himself:

The song In-a-gadda-da-vida by Iron Buttefly
1)Will.I.Am from the Black Eyed Peas who produced this title track samples the
song In-a-gadda-da-vida for this song.
2)the song is spoofed in the Simpsons s7e4 “Bart sells his soul”
3)The band Iron Butterfly was the first recipient of the platinum plaque,
before that records were only given gold status.
4)The diagram represents profits and losses for “the iron butterfly

Cracked by 6 people

Dante says:


Nitish says:

Iron Butterfly – In a gadda da vidda

Vivek N D says:

Iron Butterfly’s In Da Gadda Da Vida

The Nas song’s underlying theme is of In Da Gadda Da Vida.
The Simpson’s episode, titled Bart Sells His Soul he swaps the music sheets for In Da Gadda Da Vida written by as the priest introduces the hymn, I.Ron Butterfly.
Chrysalis Records, probably released the single.
In options-the iron butterfly spread is a limited risk, limited profit trading strategy.

Rosh says:

The link is the song “In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida”.

1. Nas sampled it in two of his songs.
2. The song was used in the “Bart sells his soul” episode of The Simpsons
3. The In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida LP was the first to be awarded the platinum status.
4. In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida is by the band Iron Butterfly.

easwar says:

the song In A Gadda Da Vida

Praneetha says:

Connect: Garden of Eden by Iron Butterfly
Bart plays this song as a hymn
Hiphop is dead album has a song inspired by this one
(from songfacts)