Top 10 Samples in Hip-Hop History ~ Part 15
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Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin, I'd like to sincerely thank you all! This edition was a departure for me in that I often use my favorite funk songs that just happen to be samples. Today, I have completely diversified the original source material to include, Jazz, Blues, Yemenite Israeli music and a special focus on Reggae.
I'm not sure if it'll be as funky as the others but we'll see...
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Top 10 Samples in Hip-Hop History ~ Volume 15
1) Walk Right Up To The Sun - The Delfonics.... (Philly Groove)
- If I Ruled The World ~ Nas (Ft. Lauryn Hill)
2) You Can Make It If You Try - Sly & The Family Stone.... (Epic)
- Because I Got It Like That ~ Jungle Brothers
- Hit It From The Back ~ Mobb Deep
- Talkin' All That Jazz ~ Stetsasonic
- New Jack Hustler ~ Ice-T
- Mama Gave Birth to the Soul Children ~ Queen Latifah
- You Can't Play with My Yo-Yo ~ Yo-Yo
- and many many more...
3) The Return of Leroy - Jimmy Castor Bunch...... (Atlantic)
- Hold It Now, Hit It ~ Beastie Boys
- J. Beez Comin' Through ~ Jungle Brothers
4) Taxman - Junior Parker.... (Capitol)
- I Wanna Get High ~ Cypress Hill
5) Gotta Learn How To Dance - Fatback.... (Event)
- Streets of New York ~ Kool G Rap & DJ Polo
6) E.V.A. ~ Jean Jacques Perrey.... (Vanguard)
- Just To Get a Rep ~ GangStarr
- (PLUS - excerpt from FUNKY FOR YOU by Nice & Smooth)
- Same Ol' Thing ~ A Tribe Called Quest
- 3000 ~ Dr. Octagon
- and many more...
7) Im Nin Alu - Ofra Haza.... (Shanachie)
- Paid In Full ~ Eric B & Rakim (Coldcut Remix)
8) I Can't See Myself Without You - Creative Source..... (Sussex)
- What We Do - Freeway, Beanie Sigel & Jay-Z
9) No Woman, No Cry - Boney M.... (Atco)
- Ghetto Bastard (Everything's Gonna Be Alright) ~ Naughty By Nature
10) Uptown Top Ranking - Althea & Donna
- I'm Still in Love With You ~ Sean Paul & Sasha
- 100 Greatest Movie Soundtrack Songs
First of all, this list was a labor of love. I do not google anything when I make these lists.
- www.the-breaks.com, AKA The (Rap) Sample FAQ
It has lots missing sure but it's still home.
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- Althea & Donna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Here's all the relevant info for who recorded what when but here are the videos too....
Alton Ellis - I'm Still In Love With You (Girl) is the original on wax!
then Marcia Aitken changed it to - "I'm Still in Love With You Boy"
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