“What you gonna do with all those lumps” is probably one of the corniest lines ever from a song, but it’s also so unforgettable that you can’t stop singing it. Yes, welcome to the world of the Black Eyed Peas and the song “My Humps.” When you first hear the song you think it’s totally wack. But you’ll soon find yourself dancing to the beat as Fergie and her Black Eyed Peas band members “get you drunk inside my humps, my humps my humps. My lovely lady lumps.”
Like the song or not, it has now made history as the most downloaded ringtone ever. “My Humps” has been downloaded over 2 million times, beating out Gwen Stephani’s “Hollaback Girl” for the title.
“My Humps” is the longest-running hit from the triple-platinum smash hit record Monkey Business, which has sold more than six million plus copies worldwide. The album was released in June 2005, and has spent thirty-nine weeks on the Billboard 200 and Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts.
It became available in August 2005 as a ringtone for mobile phones via all US wireless operators. In October, the video for “My Humps” began a six-week stretch at #1 on numerous charts, helping to sky-rocket the sales of the ringtone. “My Humps” is also the most recorded song. A search on youtube.com will find thousands of kids who have remade the song and posted it to the video site.
The Black Eyed Peas are currently getting ready to go on tour with the Pussy Cat Dolls and Flipsyde. They will kick off their tour on March 23rd at the Sav-Mart Center in Fresno, and wrap up May 21st at Universal Lending Pavilion in Denver. They will hit 35 cities in between those dates so visit Black Eyed Peas Online and see when they are coming to your town.