“Donald Trump’s signature song. He took it and made it his own on The Apprentice. Lots of people who never knew the tune before heard it on TV with Donald Trump.
“Some very interesting groups have covered the song – punk bands, rock bands, all sorts. It’s happening, man, listening to all these versions out there.
“I have to give it up for a great, great bass player by the name of Anthony Jackson. You hear that bassline he played, and you know the song. Just a few notes - that's all you need.
“Funnily enough, I wrote that part on the piano in the office. Even so, I knew it was a bassline. I can’t take credit for the cool effects on the bass, though. [Engineer] Joe Tarsia and Gamble did all that.”