Classic Hit Academy- Songs with Foreign Words -Lady Marmalade- Christina Aguilera, Pink, Lil Kim, Mya

This song is famous for its sexually suggestive French chorus of “Voulez-vous coucher avec moi (ce soir)?”, which translates into English as “Do you want to sleep with me (tonight)?”.

The song first went to #1 when hit when it was recorded in 1974 by the American girl group Labelle.

Many cover versions have surfaced over the years but none more successful this one by Christina Aguilera, Mýa, Pink and rapper Lil’ Kim, recorded for the Moulin Rouge! soundtrack.

It too was a number-one hit on Billboard making it the ninth song to reach number one by two different musical acts.

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