"Basketball" is a rap song written by William Waring, Robert Ford, Kurtis Blow, J. B. Moore, Jimmy Bralower, and Full Force and recorded by Kurtis Blow. Kurtis Blow's single (lyrics by William Billy-Bill Waring) is a high-spirited ode to his The night Wilt scored points? And didn't give nobody no. Listen to Basketball on Spotify. Kurtis Blow · Song · This is probably the most famous song written about the sport of basketball. Kurtis is a huge fan, and wanted to pay tribute. We love that basketball (Now rapping basketball, Number 1, Kurtis Blow) Basketball is my favorite sport. I like the way they dribble up and down the court. Check out Basketball by Kurtis Blow on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Kurtis Blow (above) was one of the first commercially successful rappers thanks to hits like "The Breaks," "Christmas Rappin'," and of course, ". Basketball by Kurtis Blow - discover this song's samples, covers and remixes on WhoSampled. Kurtis Blow remains a Knick fan for life, but his deep love for the game was actually inspired by a high-flyer from Long Island who never called. Listen to music by Kurtis Blow on Apple Music. Find top songs and albums by Kurtis Blow including The Breaks, Basketball and more.