*You know her best as the high-pitched assistant of Grace on NBC’s returning sitcom “Will & Grace,” but Megan Mullally, 48, has since turned her attention toward music. Trap music.
Mullally and fellow actress Stephanie Hunt, as blues duo Nancy & Beth, are starting a tour on Saturday (April 8) to promote their new album of retro covers, including Gucci Mane’s 2011 track, “I Don’t Love Her.”
“We are taking that idea of that old-fashioned entertainment that was so popular back in the day with musicals [like] ‘Singin’ in the Rain,’ and we’re bringing it to this band with just a little bit more modern sensibility, and there’s kind of a wink involved,” Mullally told Rolling Stone about the collaboration. “We’re not taking ourselves completely seriously.”
Mullally said she ran across Gucci Mane’s “I Don’t Love Her” by accident.
“I played it for Stephanie, we printed the lyrics and started rapping along,” she told Billboard.
Lyrics, such as:
I love the way she treat me
I love the way she f**k me
I love the way she suck me
Mullally said she was most impressed by Gucci’s honesty.
“I didn’t know too much about the legend and lore of Gucci Mane, but there was this thing I saw on Twitter where when he’s asked if he’s guilty he says, “Bitch I might be.” I mean, that’s good stuff right there,” Mullaly says. “He’s a man who speaks his truth.
Listen to the cover below, followed by the original