Had to dust off the Hammer dance, can't touch this
The song samples Rick James' “Superfreak”, which MC Hammer also sampled for “U Can’t Touch This”. This song chopped the beat up much more than Hammer did, but a keen ear can still hear it.
Dust off the hammer also mean shooting (gun hammer). Jay’s makin' ‘em dance by shooting at their feet a la Yosemite Sam:
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