Top 10 Samples in Hip-Hop History ~ Part 41
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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
Revolting against the Revolting state of music, One Funky Vid at a time...
My name is DJ Funktual and I hope you enjoyed the show.
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