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American Ninja Warrior host Kristine Leahy awakens your long-lost appreciation of this singer

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Kristine Leahy and Nelly

Posted by American Ninja Warrior Nation on Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Kristine Leahy, American Ninja Warrior sideline host and sports reporter, successfully managed to take us way, WAY down musical memory lane in just one minute.

In her first Instagram Story, Kristine and her team were quoting the one and only Nelly. If you’re of a certain age, you may remember him as the artist who got you kicked out of Junior High Math class for refusing to stop questioning the temperature of the room.

In less than 60 seconds, they hit eight songs which are arguably some of the greatest in human history.

  • Ride With Me
  • Dilemma
  • Hot in Herre
  • Flap Your Wings
  • Errtime
  • Country Grammar
  • Over and Over Again
  • E.I.

But, why? While this, by itself, was a contribution to humanity’s collective soul, what was her motivation in blessing us with this? The last frames of the story revealed it:


We don’t know how you did it, Kristine, he’s been very well hidden (Look, he’s even wearing camouflage!), but thank you.