In the early 90s the phrase “Bust A Move,” which means to take action of some kind became a popular catch phrase thanks rapper Young MC.
Young not only made the catch phrase popular he was also instrumental in taking rap music to the mainstream.
Young had already collaborated with Tone Lōc on the songs “Wild Thing” and “Funky Cold Medina”. In 1989 he gained fame with the release of his single “Bust a Move”, which reached No. 7 on the Billboard Hot 100 and won a Grammy for Best Rap Performance.