Top 10 Samples in Hip-Hop History ~ Part 41

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Santana/Journey guitarist Neal Schon formed the band Azteca along with Larry Graham (bass) and Gregg Errico (drums), both from Sly & the Family Stone, and Pete Sears (keyboards), from Hot Tuna / Jefferson Starship.
Santana/Journey guitarist Neal Schon formed the band Azteca along with Larry Graham (bass) and Gregg Errico (drums), both from Sly & the Family Stone, and Pete Sears (keyboards), from Hot Tuna / Jefferson Starship.
Donald Byrd originally joined Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers replacing Clifford Brown. Later  working with a wide variety  jazz legends from John Coltrane to Thelonious Monk. Later formed The Blackbyrds, a personal favorite of mine.
Donald Byrd originally joined Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers replacing Clifford Brown. Later working with a wide variety jazz legends from John Coltrane to Thelonious Monk. Later formed The Blackbyrds, a personal favorite of mine.
12/10/67 Otis Redding and Bar-Kays band members Jimmy King, Ronnie Caldwell, Phalon Jones and Carl Cunningham died in a plane crash in Lake Monona heading to a gig. Trumpeter Ben Cauley survived and bassist James Alexander was on another plane, they
12/10/67 Otis Redding and Bar-Kays band members Jimmy King, Ronnie Caldwell, Phalon Jones and Carl Cunningham died in a plane crash in Lake Monona heading to a gig. Trumpeter Ben Cauley survived and bassist James Alexander was on another plane, they
Come On Sock It To Me was his first hit for Twilight Records, followed by Different Strokes, and Is It Because I'm Black? This blues and soul singer sang with blues artists Howlin' Wolf, Billy Boy Arnold and Junior Wells
Come On Sock It To Me was his first hit for Twilight Records, followed by Different Strokes, and Is It Because I'm Black? This blues and soul singer sang with blues artists Howlin' Wolf, Billy Boy Arnold and Junior Wells
Did you know that The Maytals won the first-ever Jamaican Independence Festival Popular Song Competition with their song 'Bam Bam'?  Speaking of that song, you gotta watch COUNTRYMAN!  Put it in your queue right now people. An incredible achievement
Did you know that The Maytals won the first-ever Jamaican Independence Festival Popular Song Competition with their song 'Bam Bam'? Speaking of that song, you gotta watch COUNTRYMAN! Put it in your queue right now people. An incredible achievement

TOP 10 SAMPLES in Hip-Hop History ~ Part XLI


1) The Jam - Graham Central Station

  • Mind Playing Tricks On Me - Geto Boys
  • Pickin’ Boogers - Biz Markie
  • Pump Up The Volume - M/A/R/R/S
  • Numero Uno - DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince
  • Court Is Now Is Session - Chill Rob G
  • Friend of Mine - Notorious B.I.G.

And many more…..


2) Rock Dirge - Sly Stone

  • SpottieOttiedopaliscious - OutKast
  • Crazy Noise - Stezo


3) Change (Makes You Wanna Hustle) - Donald Byrd

  • A Touch of Jazz - DJ Jazzy Jeff


This is for all the lil’ shorties who sit & watch every episode wit their man!

4) Sang and Dance Bar - Kays

  • Breakadawn - De La Soul
  • 1/ 2 Bouldin and other 1/ 2 Ince - 7A3
  • Gettin’ Jiggy Wit It - Will Smith


5) Different Strokes - Syl Johnson

  • Criminal Minded - Boogie Down Productions
  • It’s My Thing - EPMD
  • Beautiful But Deadly - The D.O.C.
  • Fear of a Black Planet - Public Enemy
  • Miuzi Weighs a Ton - Public Enemy
  • Try To Do Me - Brand Nubian
  • At Your Own Risk - King Tee
  • The Assassinator - Style
  • Respect - Mr. X & Mr. Z
  • Shame On a Ni*** - Wu-Tang Clan
  • The Magic Number - De La Soul “Do The Shang a-lang”
  • Talk Like Sex - Kool G Rap “Can You Dig It Honey”
  • Jeri Curl - Poison Clan
  • Toss It Up - Zhigge
  • We’re All in the Same Gang - WCR All Stars

And many more…
6) Tonight is the Night (Live) - Betty Wright

  • Knockin’ Boots - Candyman
  • Tonite - DJ Quik
  • If I Die 2Nite - 2Pac
  • I Wanna Sex You Up - Color Me Badd
  • Good Love - Sheek Louch
  • Helluva - Brotherhood Creed

just to name a few.......

7) Tonight - KLEEER

  • Tonite - DJ Quik
  • If I Die 2nite - 2Pac

8) Crossword Puzzle - Sly Stone

  • Say No Go - De La Soul


9) Footin’ It - George Benson

  • Freestyle (Yo, That’s That Shit) - Diamond & the Psychotic Neurotics


10) Bam Bam - Sister Nancy

  • Just Hangin’ Out - Main Source
  • Blowjob Betty - Too $hort
  • The Basement - Pete Rock & CL Smooth
  • Lost Ones - Lauryn Hill
  • Compton - Guerrilla Black


Music from Stalag 17 - Ansel Collins / Big Youth

Melody from Toots and the Maytals


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My name is DJ Funktual and I hope you enjoyed the show.

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Comments 8 comments

country 6 years ago

o-m-g


Josh 6 years ago

That sister nancy track is illy


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DIRTYGARY 6 years ago

Thank you for the sister nancy track, and thank you for

the Ski Beatz interview. I need an Large Professor, Beat

Minerz, 45 King,Davy D, Biz Markie,.... interview.


Anuruo Justine 6 years ago from Nigeria

God bless founder of Hub. It is a great honour to be a part of this.


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Maddie Ruud 6 years ago from Oakland, CA

Da-yum! You're scandalous, Jamie! I've missed these vids. Sly Stone doing it again!


I.M. 6 years ago

Love the Kleeer. To tell you the truth I ran into your top ten sample by looking through a Kleeer playlist on youtube about 4 months ago.


Dre_Hitz 6 years ago

I thought "Hung Up on My Baby" by Issac Hayes was sampled by Ghetto Boyz, unless Issac remade it like he did "Walk on By". I guess I have to hear the original to see, either way, thanks for the knowledge man.


cratediggeress 5 years ago

thank you so much for all your videos and intrudicing us into all the good old samples! we love you here in germany! keep going!

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