Id go every couple weeks to listen to stuff.
DJs like the legendary Dj Kool Herc in New York picked up this technique and intertwined aspects of disco, funk, soul and other genres to create Hip Hop.
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Before the indie sampling that appeared on My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Kanye made his mark on the scene by speeding up the vocals from Soul records and giving his records a 1970s/60s Motown feel that would be imitated for years to come.
Whatever is out there on Twitter, thats it, he says.Five-hundred bucks for a beat I had laying around.Just Blaze finds just the right words to throw into the middle of Camron and Santanas verses and without the boy from the sample the verses wouldnt even make sense, thats what I call a crucial sample.Fun fact about this song: Chris Webber(!) the former NBA star produced.The track is quite simply stunning.Clams Casino Im God Samples Imogean Heap Just For Now Clams Casinos signature spacey sound can be traced to this very sample, he admits hes used it repeatedly for multiple tracks and is the penultimate example of what chopping up airy womens vocals can result.Kanye West I Wonder Samples Labi Siffre My Song Graduation (the album I Wonder is on) is all about Kanye crossing over into that stadium status, he said he was inspired by the likes of U2 and Daft Punk to create the album.LA based producer Knxwledge has a knack for finding old records and owns a few thousand of them himself.But when asked to discuss the event, hes reluctant and evasive.
Ill go to the studio with a rapper and I'm like, I have four beatsthats it!
Its both the culmination of the relationships Volpe built over the last five-plus years, and the start of a new chapterthe one that puts Clams Casino front and center.
He also released an EP of instrumental electronica on the esoteric but influential indie label Tri-Angle Records.
Love.AAP, Volpe worked on Mac Millers debut album, Blue Slide Park, that year, along with the Weeknds third mixtape, Echoes of Silence.
Common The Light Samples Bobby Caldwell Open Your Eyes If heaven had a height this song would be that tall.The late.Dilla brilliantly flipped this Bobby Caldwell ode using his favorite part of the chorus and uses it on The Light for the hook, Common uses the opportunity to gush about his love for Erykah Badu and a classic is born.His knit brow, made more prominent by his shaved dome and full beard, suggests that hes mildly annoyed by the question, but his tone is even and calmeven when hes explaining that he doesnt want to discuss a particular topic further.Take the five beats a day x three summers regimen mapped out by Kanye West on his song Spaceship; Drake producer.It was a big deal, he recalls.Now a great sample is like a great collage, it takes aspects of other pieces of art and truly transcends those separate parts to create a whole new aura and work of art.Knxwledge, sumthngNu, sampled Foster Sylvers, only My Love Is True.My mom doesn't play an instrument but Ive heard stories about when she was pregnant and would go to concerts with.Camron Juelz Santana Oh Boy Samples Rose Royce Im Going Down Just Blaze flipped Rose Royces (how cool is that name) Im Going Down into the definitive mid 2000s hip hop banger that thrust the Diplomats into full on stardom.24 of this year, the attention-shy Volpe did something out of character and tweeted at singer Jhene Aiko and her frequent producers Fisticuffs, accusing them of jacking his sound on her song Bs and.Can It Be All So Simple is a bunch of degenerates and thugs stepping outside their usual surroundings to think about life in a broader scope, with a funky baseline and soft longing vocals various members of the Wu reminisce on their come.Back to the camera, the album cover star you cant recognize.Thanks to the fateful gift of a drum kit at age 6, Volpe found himself in demand at a young age.
The list is not in complete chronological order but the samples and songs that scored the highest on the criteria are definitely at the end of the list so that we can save the best for last.