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Listen to a Snippet from Jessie J, Nicki Minaj & Ariana Grande’s ‘Bang Bang’

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(Universal Republic Records)

(Universal Republic Records)

“Bang Bang,” the collaborative track between Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande, and Jessie J, is almost here, with a release date for the end of the month.

In the meantime, Jessie J previewed the song on Instagram with a quick snippet of the new tune.

As it turns out, the track isn’t an updated take on Nancy Sinatra’s song of the same title. It instead borrows from the sounds of the era, ’70s funk.

Related: Listen to Ariana Grande Go EDM with Zedd on ‘Break Free’

In the snippet, Jessie J sings “She got a body like an hourglass / I can give it to you all the time / She got a booty like a Cadillac / But I can send you into overdrive” over a clapping beat and a horn.

With that sound and its all-star female roster, comparisons to Christina Aguilera, Lil’ Kim, Mya, and Pink’s 2001 cover of “Lady Marmalade” are inevitable.

Read more on Radio.com.

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