Let a Woman Be a Woman
|"Let a Woman Be a Woman"|
|Single by Dyke and the Blazers|
"Let a Woman Be a Woman" is a 1969 song by Dyke and the Blazers. It was sampled by the band the Heavy for their hit song "How You Like Me Now?" from the 2009 album The House That Dirt Built.[failed verification] 
The song, a streetsmart funk number breaks into two building site sound effects: the first a siren - the second a cross signal sound, the latter became one of the most sampled musical segments in hip hop.
|Billboard Hot 100||36|
|Billboard Best Selling Soul Singles||4|
- "Let a Woman Be a Woman". Discogs.com.
- Grundey, Adam (September 9, 2012). "The Heavy: How You Like Them Now?". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on April 2, 2013.
- "Who Sampled Who, The Heavy How You Like Me Now". Retrieved 2010-04-16.
- Whitburn, Joel (2003). Top Pop Singles 1955-2002 (1st ed.). Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin: Record Research Inc. p. 178. ISBN 0-89820-155-1.
- Whitburn, Joel (1996). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-1995. Record Research. p. 105.
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