This parody of Jay-Z's "Money Ain't a Thang" explores the wonderful world of developmental biology. Made for Human Biology 3A at Stanford University. Lyrics (shown below) by Tom McFadden, performance by Tom and Derrick Davis, cameo by Bob Siegel, and edited by Jake Wachtel.
In the dorsal or ventral, making proteins,
Top down - secreting out, regulatin’ genes.
Here we go in the embryo - asymmetry.
From the egg sac, holler back regulatin' genes.
Jigga I don’t like...