Released in 1990 ’Ice Ice Baby’ is not only a testament to Vanilla Ice’s songwriting prowess but a prophecy taken to the extreme. A rapper and a visionary, he predicted the social media as we know it today.
Yo, VIP, Let’s kick it!
Call to actian for Forbes 500 CEOs to embrace social media as only 43% are using them now.
All right stop, collaborate and listen
Stop your current marketing activities and think about integrating social media.
Listen: use reputation management tools to monitor the social media for your brand.
Ice is back with my brand new invention
Obviously, the invention is social media.
Something grabs a hold of me tightly
Addictiveness of social media.
Flow like a harpoon daily and nightly
Happening all the time, 24/7.
Will it ever stop? Yo – I don’t know
A reflection over fate of certain networks, ie Friendster, My Space.
Turn off the lights and I’ll glow
Using mobile devices in the dark.
To the extreme I rock a mic like a vandal
Amazing progress in speech recognition in Google Now and Siri. Also, destroying Blackberry and Nokia in the process as they lack similiar functionalities.
Light up a stage and wax a chump like a candle
Clear reference to Steve Jobs and his presentation skills making other executives look amatourish.
Dance, Go rush the speaker that booms
Public overjoyed with new iPhones as showed during Apple Keynotes.
I’m killing your brain like a poisonous mushroom
Deadly, when I play a dope melody
Embarassed with the old Nokia tune.
Anything less than the best is a felony
On Jony Ive’s relentless pursuit of perfection and a reason the iPhone updates follow a yearly pattern.
Love it or leave it, You better gain way
The famed “walled garden” of Apple ecosystem.
You better hit bull’s eye, The kid don’t play
Praising iOS7 and Tim Cook’s performance.
If there was a problem, Yo, I’ll solve it
Excellent support by Apple Geniuses as ranked by JD Power and Associates.