Advert: KFC – 50 Years What Would You Do?
Music: Instrumental Group – The Champ (Mohawks cover)
KFC is celebrating 50 years in the UK, so this TV ad asks what you would do to show how much you like Kentucky Fried Chicken. The music track is The Champ, which was originally recorded by The Mohawks in 1968 and released on the rocksteady reggae label Pama. The Champ has subsequently been sampled by scores of hip hop and rap artists, including Ice Cube and De La Soul. The version on this TV ad is a cover credited to the Instrumental Group from the 1995 compilation Rocksteady & Reggae Hits 1969 To 1970. You can download the Instrumental Group version from iTunes. Or, if you prefer, you can download the Mohawks original from iTunes.