John Barnes Tests Microphone Before After-Dinner Speech With Quick Burst Of ‘Rapper’s Delight’ (Video)

Chris Wright

6th, August 2013


By Chris Wright

While gearing up for an after-dinner speech or some such, John Barnes was instructed to do a quick test for the levels on his microphone.

Rather than the usual humdrum “testing, testing, 1-2-3” schtick, Barnes – being a peerless master of the art form – instead opted for a quick, double-speed burst of seminal hip-hop track “Rapper’s Delight” by the Sugar Hill Gang.

Of course he bloody well did (WARNING: the video contains just the slightest hint of coarse Scally profanities)…

(Video via The Redmen TV)

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  1. Chris says:

    This song almost won england the worldcup. The BEST worldcup anthem ever then again the Denmark 1986 anthem was quality too.

  2. Toz says:

    I listen to “World in Motion” all the time on my iPod. The John Barnes rap is the epitome of England’s talent…

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