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1 of 12

"Funky Drummer" by James Brown

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Cool" by Lupe Fiasco

1970

James Brown

"Funky Drummer"

In the Jungle Groove

King Records

Prod. James Brown

2006

Lupe Fiasco

"The Cool"

Lupe Fiasco's Food & Liquor

1st & 15th Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 12

"Funky President (People It's Bad)" by James Brown

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Live Fast, Die Young" by Rick Ross

1974

James Brown

"Funky President (People It's Bad)"

Reality

Polydor Records

Prod. James Brown

2010

Rick Ross

"Live Fast, Die Young"

Teflon Don

Maybach Music Group

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 12

"Introduction to Star Time!" by James Brown

was sampled on

"Runaway" by Kanye West

1968

James Brown

"Introduction to Star Time!"

Live at the Apollo, Volume II

King Records

Prod. James Brown

2010

Kanye West

"Runaway"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 12

"Don't Tell a Lie About Me and I Won't Tell the Truth on You" by James Brown

was sampled by Kanye West on

"No Church in the Wild" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1974

James Brown

"Don't Tell a Lie About Me and I Won't Tell the Truth on You"

Hell

Polydor Records

Prod. James Brown

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"No Church in the Wild"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

5 of 12

"Don't Tell a Lie About Me and I Won't Tell the Truth on You" by James Brown

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Otis" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1974

James Brown

"Don't Tell a Lie About Me and I Won't Tell the Truth on You"

Hell

Polydor Records

Prod. James Brown

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"Otis"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

6 of 12

"My Thang" by James Brown

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Gotta Have It" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1974

James Brown

"My Thang"

Hell

Polydor Records

Prod. James Brown

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"Gotta Have It"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

7 of 12

"Don't Tell a Lie About Me and I Won't Tell the Truth on You" by James Brown

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Gotta Have It" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1974

James Brown

"Don't Tell a Lie About Me and I Won't Tell the Truth on You"

Hell

Polydor Records

Prod. James Brown

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"Gotta Have It"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

8 of 12

"I'm a Greedy Man" by James Brown

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Gotta Have It" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1971

James Brown

"I'm a Greedy Man"

There It Is

Polydor Records

Prod. James Brown

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"Gotta Have It"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

9 of 12

"People Get Up and Drive Your Funky Soul (Remix)" by James Brown

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Gotta Have It" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1988

James Brown

"People Get Up and Drive Your Funky Soul (Remix)"

Motherlode

Polydor Records

Prod. James Brown

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"Gotta Have It"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

10 of 12

"There It Is" by James Brown

was sampled by Kanye West on

"That’s My Bitch" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1972

James Brown

"There It Is"

There It Is

Polydor Records

Prod. James Brown

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"That’s My Bitch"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

11 of 12

"Funky President (People It's Bad)" by James Brown

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Clique" by G.O.O.D. Music

1974

James Brown

"Funky President (People It's Bad)"

Reality

Polydor Records

Prod. James Brown

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"Clique"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

12 of 12

"Funky Drummer" by James Brown

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Morning" by G.O.O.D. Music

1970

James Brown

"Funky Drummer"

In the Jungle Groove

King Records

Prod. James Brown

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"The Morning"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Love 10

1 of 10

"Doggone" by Love

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Get By" by Talib Kweli

1969

Love

"Doggone"

Doggone

Blue Thumb Records

Prod. Arthur Lee

2002

Talib Kweli

"Get By"

Quality

Rawkus Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 10

"Doggone" by Love

was sampled on

"Last Call" by Kanye West

1969

Love

"Doggone"

Doggone

Blue Thumb Records

Prod. Arthur Lee

2004

Kanye West

"Last Call"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 10

"Doggone" by Love

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Throw Your Hands (In the Air)" by Mobb Deep

1969

Love

"Doggone"

Doggone

Blue Thumb Records

Prod. Arthur Lee

2004

Mobb Deep

"Throw Your Hands (In the Air)"

Amerikaz Nightmare

Infamous Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 10

"Doggone" by Love

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Used To Love You" by John Legend

1969

Love

"Doggone"

Doggone

Blue Thumb Records

Prod. Arthur Lee

2004

John Legend

"Used To Love You"

Get Lifted

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

5 of 10

"Doggone" by Love

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Get By" by Talib Kweli

1969

Love

"Doggone"

Doggone

Blue Thumb Records

Prod. Arthur Lee

2002

Talib Kweli

"Get By"

Quality

Rawkus Records

Prod. Kanye West

6 of 10

"Doggone" by Love

was sampled on

"Last Call" by Kanye West

1969

Love

"Doggone"

Doggone

Blue Thumb Records

Prod. Arthur Lee

2004

Kanye West

"Last Call"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

7 of 10

"Doggone" by Love

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Throw Your Hands (In the Air)" by Mobb Deep

1969

Love

"Doggone"

Doggone

Blue Thumb Records

Prod. Arthur Lee

2004

Mobb Deep

"Throw Your Hands (In the Air)"

Amerikaz Nightmare

Infamous Records

Prod. Kanye West

8 of 10

"Doggone" by Love

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Used To Love You" by John Legend

1969

Love

"Doggone"

Doggone

Blue Thumb Records

Prod. Arthur Lee

2004

John Legend

"Used To Love You"

Get Lifted

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

9 of 10

"Doggone" by Love

was sampled by Kanye West on

"I Changed My Mind" by Keyshia Cole

1969

Love

"Doggone"

Doggone

Blue Thumb Records

Prod. Arthur Lee

2005

Keyshia Cole

"I Changed My Mind"

The Way It It

A&M Records

Prod. Kanye West

10 of 10

"Doggone" by Love

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Everything I Love" by Diddy

1969

Love

"Doggone"

Doggone

Blue Thumb Records

Prod. Arthur Lee

2006

Diddy

"Everything I Love"

Press Play

Bad Boy Records

Prod. Kanye West

Eddie Kendricks 7

1 of 7

"Time in A Bottle" by Eddie Kendricks

was sampled by Kanye West on

"You Made Me" by Harlem World

1974

Eddie Kendricks

"Time in A Bottle"

For You

Motown Records

Prod. Frank Wilson

1999

Harlem World

"You Made Me"

The Movement

Sony Music Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 7

"The Newness is Gone" by Eddie Kendricks

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Poppa Was a Playa" by Nas

1976

Eddie Kendricks

"The Newness is Gone"

Goin' Up In Smoke

Motown Records

Prod. Norman Harris

2002

Nas

"Poppa Was a Playa"

The Lost Tapes

Sony Music Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 7

"Intimate Friends" by Eddie Kendricks

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Another Summer" by 213

1977

Eddie Kendricks

"Intimate Friends"

Slick

Motown Records

Prod. Leonard Caston

2004

213

"Another Summer"

The Hard Way

TVT Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 7

"Time in A Bottle" by Eddie Kendricks

was sampled by Kanye West on

"You Made Me" by Harlem World

1974

Eddie Kendricks

"Time in A Bottle"

For You

Motown Records

Prod. Frank Wilson

1999

Harlem World

"You Made Me"

The Movement

Sony Music Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

5 of 7

"The Newness is Gone" by Eddie Kendricks

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Poppa Was a Playa" by Nas

1976

Eddie Kendricks

"The Newness is Gone"

Goin' Up In Smoke

Motown Records

Prod. Norman Harris

2002

Nas

"Poppa Was a Playa"

The Lost Tapes

Sony Music Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

6 of 7

"Intimate Friends" by Eddie Kendricks

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Another Summer" by 213

1977

Eddie Kendricks

"Intimate Friends"

Slick

Motown Records

Prod. Leonard Caston

2004

213

"Another Summer"

The Hard Way

TVT Records

Prod. Kanye West

7 of 7

"Day by Day" by Eddie Kendricks

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Let the Beat Build" by Lil Wayne

1972

Eddie Kendricks

"Day by Day"

People... Hold On

Tamla Records

Prod. Frank Wilson

2008

Lil Wayne

"Let the Beat Build"

Tha Carter III

Cash Money Records

Prod. Kanye West

Outkast 7

1 of 7

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)" by Outkast

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Some People Hate" by Jay-Z

1993

Outkast

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)"

Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik

LaFace Records

Prod. Organized Noize Productions

2002

Jay-Z

"Some People Hate"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 7

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)" by Outkast

was sampled on

"Through The Wire" by Kanye West

1993

Outkast

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)"

Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik

LaFace Records

Prod. Organized Noize Productions

2004

Kanye West

"Through The Wire"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 7

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)" by Outkast

was sampled by Kanye West on

"So Soulful" by Consequence

1993

Outkast

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)"

Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik

LaFace Records

Prod. Organized Noize Productions

2004

Consequence

"So Soulful"

Take 'Em to the Cleaners

Sure Shot Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 7

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)" by Outkast

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Some People Hate" by Jay-Z

1993

Outkast

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)"

Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik

LaFace Records

Prod. Organized Noize Productions

2002

Jay-Z

"Some People Hate"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

5 of 7

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)" by Outkast

was sampled on

"Through The Wire" by Kanye West

1993

Outkast

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)"

Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik

LaFace Records

Prod. Organized Noize Productions

2004

Kanye West

"Through The Wire"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

6 of 7

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)" by Outkast

was sampled by Kanye West on

"So Soulful" by Consequence

1993

Outkast

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)"

Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik

LaFace Records

Prod. Organized Noize Productions

2004

Consequence

"So Soulful"

Take 'Em to the Cleaners

Sure Shot Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

7 of 7

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)" by Outkast

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Comfortable" by Lil Wayne

1993

Outkast

"Player's Ball (Extended Remix)"

Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik

LaFace Records

Prod. Organized Noize Productions

2008

Lil Wayne

"Comfortable"

Tha Carter III

Cash Money Records

Prod. Kanye West

Melba Moore 6

1 of 6

"Sunshine Superman" by Melba Moore

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Take It As A Loss" by Consequence

1974

Melba Moore

"Sunshine Superman"

Peach Melba

Buddha Records

Prod. Eugene McDaniels

2004

Consequence

"Take It As A Loss"

Take 'Em to the Cleaners

Sure Shot Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 6

"The Façade" by Melba Moore

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Gettin It In" by Jadakiss

1970

Melba Moore

"The Façade"

I Got Love

Mercury Records

Prod. Jim Fragale

2004

Jadakiss

"Gettin It In"

Kiss of Death

Ruff Ryders

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 6

"The Flesh Failures (Let the Sunshine In)" by Melba Moore

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Sunshine" by Mos Def

1970

Melba Moore

"The Flesh Failures (Let the Sunshine In)"

Living To Give

Mercury Records

Prod. Jim Fragale

2004

Mos Def

"Sunshine"

The New Danger

Rawkus Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 6

"Sunshine Superman" by Melba Moore

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Take It As A Loss" by Consequence

1974

Melba Moore

"Sunshine Superman"

Peach Melba

Buddha Records

Prod. Eugene McDaniels

2004

Consequence

"Take It As A Loss"

Take 'Em to the Cleaners

Sure Shot Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

5 of 6

"The Façade" by Melba Moore

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Gettin It In" by Jadakiss

1970

Melba Moore

"The Façade"

I Got Love

Mercury Records

Prod. Jim Fragale

2004

Jadakiss

"Gettin It In"

Kiss of Death

Ruff Ryders

Prod. Kanye West

6 of 6

"The Flesh Failures (Let the Sunshine In)" by Melba Moore

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Sunshine" by Mos Def

1970

Melba Moore

"The Flesh Failures (Let the Sunshine In)"

Living To Give

Mercury Records

Prod. Jim Fragale

2004

Mos Def

"Sunshine"

The New Danger

Rawkus Records

Prod. Kanye West

Nina Simone 6

1 of 6

"Sinnerman" by Nina Simone

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Get By" by Talib Kweli

1965

Nina Simone

"Sinnerman"

Pastel Blues

Philips Records

Prod. Hal Mooney

2002

Talib Kweli

"Get By"

Quality

Rawkus Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 6

"Sinnerman" by Nina Simone

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Get By" by Talib Kweli

1965

Nina Simone

"Sinnerman"

Pastel Blues

Philips Records

Prod. Hal Mooney

2002

Talib Kweli

"Get By"

Quality

Rawkus Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 6

"See-Line Woman" by Nina Simone

was sampled on

"Bad News" by Kanye West

1964

Nina Simone

"See-Line Woman"

Broadway-Blues-Ballads

Phillips Records

Prod. Hal Mooney

2008

Kanye West

"Bad News"

808s & Heartbreak

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 6

"Feeling Good" by Nina Simone

was sampled by Kanye West on

"New Day" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1965

Nina Simone

"Feeling Good"

I Put a Spell on You

Phillips Records

Prod. Hal Mooney

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"New Day"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

5 of 6

"Strange Fruit" by Nina Simone

was sampled on

"Blood on the Leaves" by Kanye West

1965

Nina Simone

"Strange Fruit"

Pastel Blues

Philips Records

Prod. Hal Mooney

2013

Kanye West

"Blood on the Leaves"

Yeezus

Def Jam Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

6 of 6

"Do What You Gotta Do" by Nina Simone

was sampled on

"Famous" by Kanye West

1968

Nina Simone

"Do What You Gotta Do"

Nuff Said!

RCA Victor Records

Prod. Joe Ren?

2016

Kanye West

"Famous"

The Life of Pablo

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Dr. Dre 5

1 of 5

"Xxplosive" by Dr. Dre

was sampled by Kanye West on

"This Can't Be Life" by Jay-Z

1999

Dr. Dre

"Xxplosive"

2001

Aftermath Entertainment

Prod. Dr. Dre

2000

Jay-Z

"This Can't Be Life"

The Dynasty: Roc La Familia

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 5

"Xxplosive" by Dr. Dre

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Guess Who's Back" by Scarface

1999

Dr. Dre

"Xxplosive"

2001

Aftermath Entertainment

Prod. Dr. Dre

2002

Scarface

"Guess Who's Back"

The Fix

Def Jam South

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 5

"Xxplosive" by Dr. Dre

was sampled by Kanye West on

"This Can't Be Life" by Jay-Z

1999

Dr. Dre

"Xxplosive"

2001

Aftermath Entertainment

Prod. Dr. Dre

2000

Jay-Z

"This Can't Be Life"

The Dynasty: Roc La Familia

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 5

"Xxplosive" by Dr. Dre

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Guess Who's Back" by Scarface

1999

Dr. Dre

"Xxplosive"

2001

Aftermath Entertainment

Prod. Dr. Dre

2002

Scarface

"Guess Who's Back"

The Fix

Def Jam South

Prod. Kanye West

5 of 5

"The Chronic (Intro)" by Dr. Dre

was sampled by Kanye West on

"I Changed My Mind" by Keyshia Cole

1992

Dr. Dre

"The Chronic (Intro)"

The Chronic

Death Row Records

Prod. Dr. Dre

2005

Keyshia Cole

"I Changed My Mind"

The Way It It

A&M Records

Prod. Kanye West

Lamont Dozier 5

1 of 5

"Don't Stop Playing Our Songs" by Lamont Dozier

was sampled by Kanye West on

"World Domination" by Grav

1975

Lamont Dozier

"Don't Stop Playing Our Songs"

Love and Beauty

Inviticus Records

Prod. Lamont Dozier

1996

Grav

"World Domination"

Down to Earth

Correct Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 5

"Rose" by Lamont Dozier

was sampled by Kanye West on

"More or Less" by Shyne

1974

Lamont Dozier

"Rose"

Black Bach

ABC Records

Prod. McKinley Jackson

2004

Shyne

"More or Less"

Godfather Buried Alive

Def Jam Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 5

"Don't Stop Playing Our Songs" by Lamont Dozier

was sampled by Kanye West on

"World Domination" by Grav

1975

Lamont Dozier

"Don't Stop Playing Our Songs"

Love and Beauty

Inviticus Records

Prod. Lamont Dozier

1996

Grav

"World Domination"

Down to Earth

Correct Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 5

"Rose" by Lamont Dozier

was sampled by Kanye West on

"More or Less" by Shyne

1974

Lamont Dozier

"Rose"

Black Bach

ABC Records

Prod. McKinley Jackson

2004

Shyne

"More or Less"

Godfather Buried Alive

Def Jam Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

5 of 5

"Tear Down The Walls" by Lamont Dozier

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Grown Man Pt. 2" by Young Gunz

1977

Lamont Dozier

"Tear Down The Walls"

Peddlin' Music on the Side

Warner Bros. Records

Prod. Steward Levine

2005

Young Gunz

"Grown Man Pt. 2"

Brothers From Another

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Mountain 5

1 of 5

"Long Red" by Mountain

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Wouldn't Get Far" by The Game

1972

Mountain

"Long Red"

Mountain Live: The Road Goes Ever On

Island Records

Prod. Felix Pappalardi

2006

The Game

"Wouldn't Get Far"

The Doctor's Advocate

Geffen Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 5

"Long Red" by Mountain

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The People" by Common

1972

Mountain

"Long Red"

Mountain Live: The Road Goes Ever On

Island Records

Prod. Felix Pappalardi

2007

Common

"The People"

Finding Forever

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 5

"Long Red" by Mountain

was sampled on

"Barry Bonds" by Kanye West

1972

Mountain

"Long Red"

Mountain Live: The Road Goes Ever On

Island Records

Prod. Felix Pappalardi

2007

Kanye West

"Barry Bonds"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 5

"Long Red" by Mountain

was sampled on

"The Glory" by Kanye West

1972

Mountain

"Long Red"

Mountain Live: The Road Goes Ever On

Island Records

Prod. Felix Pappalardi

2007

Kanye West

"The Glory"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

5 of 5

"Long Red" by Mountain

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Who I Am" by Pusha T

1972

Mountain

"Long Red"

Mountain Live: The Road Goes Ever On

Island Records

Prod. Felix Pappalardi

2013

Pusha T

"Who I Am"

My Name Is My Name

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

A Tribe Called Quest 4

1 of 4

"The Hop" by A Tribe Called Quest

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Wouldn't You Like to Ride" by Malik Yusef

1996

A Tribe Called Quest

"The Hop"

Beats, Rhymes & Life

Jive Records

Prod. The Ummah

2003

Malik Yusef

"Wouldn't You Like to Ride"

The Great Chicago Fire: A Cold Day in Hell

Nice Tunes Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 4

"The Hop" by A Tribe Called Quest

was sampled on

"Wouldn't You Like To Ride" by Kanye West

1996

A Tribe Called Quest

"The Hop"

Beats, Rhymes & Life

Jive Records

Prod. The Ummah

2005

Kanye West

"Wouldn't You Like To Ride"

Coach Carter Soundtrack

Capitol Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 4

"The Hop" by A Tribe Called Quest

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Wouldn't You Like to Ride" by Malik Yusef

1996

A Tribe Called Quest

"The Hop"

Beats, Rhymes & Life

Jive Records

Prod. The Ummah

2003

Malik Yusef

"Wouldn't You Like to Ride"

The Great Chicago Fire: A Cold Day in Hell

Nice Tunes Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 4

"The Hop" by A Tribe Called Quest

was sampled on

"Wouldn't You Like To Ride" by Kanye West

1996

A Tribe Called Quest

"The Hop"

Beats, Rhymes & Life

Jive Records

Prod. The Ummah

2005

Kanye West

"Wouldn't You Like To Ride"

Coach Carter Soundtrack

Capitol Records

Prod. Kanye West

Aretha Franklin 4

1 of 4

"Spirit in the Dark" by Aretha Franklin

was sampled on

"School Spirit" by Kanye West

1969

Aretha Franklin

"Spirit in the Dark"

Spirit in the Dark

Atlantic Records

Prod. Tom Dowd

2004

Kanye West

"School Spirit"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 4

"Call Me" by Aretha Franklin

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Selfish" by Slum Village

1970

Aretha Franklin

"Call Me"

This Girl's in Love With You

Atlantic Records

Prod. Jerry Wexler

2004

Slum Village

"Selfish"

Detroit Deli (A Taste of Detroit)

Capitol Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 4

"Spirit in the Dark" by Aretha Franklin

was sampled on

"School Spirit" by Kanye West

1969

Aretha Franklin

"Spirit in the Dark"

Spirit in the Dark

Atlantic Records

Prod. Tom Dowd

2004

Kanye West

"School Spirit"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 4

"Call Me" by Aretha Franklin

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Selfish" by Slum Village

1970

Aretha Franklin

"Call Me"

This Girl's in Love With You

Atlantic Records

Prod. Jerry Wexler

2004

Slum Village

"Selfish"

Detroit Deli (A Taste of Detroit)

Capitol Records

Prod. Kanye West

Bill Withers 4

1 of 4

"Lovely Day" by Bill Withers

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Minute Man" by Harlem World

1977

Bill Withers

"Lovely Day"

Menagerie

Columbia Records

Prod. Bill Withers

1999

Harlem World

"Minute Man"

The Movement

Sony Music Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 4

"Lovely Day" by Bill Withers

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Minute Man" by Harlem World

1977

Bill Withers

"Lovely Day"

Menagerie

Columbia Records

Prod. Bill Withers

1999

Harlem World

"Minute Man"

The Movement

Sony Music Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 4

"Rosie" by Bill Withers

was sampled on

"Roses" by Kanye West

1977

Bill Withers

"Rosie"

Menagerie

Columbia Records

Prod. Bill Withers

2005

Kanye West

"Roses"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 4

"Use Me" by Bill Withers

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Still Dreaming" by Nas

1972

Bill Withers

"Use Me"

Still Bill

Sussex Records

Prod. Bill Withers

2006

Nas

"Still Dreaming"

Hip Hop Is Dead

Ill Will Records

Prod. Kanye West

Blackjack 4

1 of 4

"Stay" by Blackjack

was sampled by Kanye West on

"A Dream" by Jay-Z

1980

Blackjack

"Stay"

Worlds Apart

Polydor Records

Prod. Eddy Offord

2002

Jay-Z

"A Dream"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 4

"Maybe It's the Power of Love" by Blackjack

was sampled on

"Never Let Me Down" by Kanye West

1980

Blackjack

"Maybe It's the Power of Love"

Worlds Apart

Polydor Records

Prod. Eddy Offord

2004

Kanye West

"Never Let Me Down"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 4

"Stay" by Blackjack

was sampled by Kanye West on

"A Dream" by Jay-Z

1980

Blackjack

"Stay"

Worlds Apart

Polydor Records

Prod. Eddy Offord

2002

Jay-Z

"A Dream"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 4

"Maybe It's the Power of Love" by Blackjack

was sampled on

"Never Let Me Down" by Kanye West

1980

Blackjack

"Maybe It's the Power of Love"

Worlds Apart

Polydor Records

Prod. Eddy Offord

2004

Kanye West

"Never Let Me Down"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Checkmates, Ltd. 4

1 of 4

"Pretty Balloons" by Checkmates, Ltd.

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Wouldn't You Like to Ride" by Malik Yusef

1974

Checkmates, Ltd.

"Pretty Balloons"

F/S/O

Rustic Records

Prod. Sonny Charles

2003

Malik Yusef

"Wouldn't You Like to Ride"

The Great Chicago Fire: A Cold Day in Hell

Nice Tunes Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 4

"Pretty Balloons" by Checkmates, Ltd.

was sampled on

"Wouldn't You Like To Ride" by Kanye West

1974

Checkmates, Ltd.

"Pretty Balloons"

F/S/O

Rustic Records

Prod. Sonny Charles

2005

Kanye West

"Wouldn't You Like To Ride"

Coach Carter Soundtrack

Capitol Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 4

"Pretty Balloons" by Checkmates, Ltd.

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Wouldn't You Like to Ride" by Malik Yusef

1974

Checkmates, Ltd.

"Pretty Balloons"

F/S/O

Rustic Records

Prod. Sonny Charles

2003

Malik Yusef

"Wouldn't You Like to Ride"

The Great Chicago Fire: A Cold Day in Hell

Nice Tunes Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 4

"Pretty Balloons" by Checkmates, Ltd.

was sampled on

"Wouldn't You Like To Ride" by Kanye West

1974

Checkmates, Ltd.

"Pretty Balloons"

F/S/O

Rustic Records

Prod. Sonny Charles

2005

Kanye West

"Wouldn't You Like To Ride"

Coach Carter Soundtrack

Capitol Records

Prod. Kanye West

Eddie Bo 4

1 of 4

"Hook and Sling – Part I & Part 2" by Eddie Bo

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Muzik" by Knoc-turn'al

1969

Eddie Bo

"Hook and Sling – Part I & Part 2"

Hook and Sling

Scram Records

Prod. Al Scramuzza

2002

Knoc-turn'al

"Muzik"

L.A. Confidential presents: Knoc-turn'al

Elektra Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 4

"Hook and Sling – Part I & Part 2" by Eddie Bo

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Muzik" by Knoc-turn'al

1969

Eddie Bo

"Hook and Sling – Part I & Part 2"

Hook and Sling

Scram Records

Prod. Al Scramuzza

2002

Knoc-turn'al

"Muzik"

L.A. Confidential presents: Knoc-turn'al

Elektra Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 4

"Hook and Sling – Part I & Part 2" by Eddie Bo

was sampled on

"Lost in the World" by Kanye West

1969

Eddie Bo

"Hook and Sling – Part I & Part 2"

Hook and Sling

Scram Records

Prod. Al Scramuzza

2010

Kanye West

"Lost in the World"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 4

"Hook and Sling – Part I & Part 2" by Eddie Bo

was sampled on

"Good Friday" by Kanye West

1969

Eddie Bo

"Hook and Sling – Part I & Part 2"

Hook and Sling

Scram Records

Prod. Al Scramuzza

2010

Kanye West

"Good Friday"

G.O.O.D Friday Series

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Jay-Z 4

1 of 4

"Can I Get A" by Jay-Z

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Strawberry Bounce" by Janet Jackson

1998

Jay-Z

"Can I Get A"

Vol. 2... Hard Knock Life

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Irv Gotti

2004

Janet Jackson

"Strawberry Bounce"

Damita Jo

Virgin Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 4

"Can I Get A" by Jay-Z

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Strawberry Bounce" by Janet Jackson

1998

Jay-Z

"Can I Get A"

Vol. 2... Hard Knock Life

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Irv Gotti

2004

Janet Jackson

"Strawberry Bounce"

Damita Jo

Virgin Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 4

"The Ruler's Back" by Jay-Z

was sampled on

"Good Morning" by Kanye West

2001

Jay-Z

"The Ruler's Back"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Bink!

2007

Kanye West

"Good Morning"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 4

"Intro: A Million and One Questions/Rhyme No More" by Jay-Z

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Numbers on the Boards" by Pusha T

1997

Jay-Z

"Intro: A Million and One Questions/Rhyme No More"

In My Lifetime, Vol. 1

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. DJ Premier

2013

Pusha T

"Numbers on the Boards"

My Name Is My Name

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Lenny Williams 4

1 of 4

"Cause I Love You" by Lenny Williams

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Overnight Celebrity" by Twista

1978

Lenny Williams

"Cause I Love You"

Spark Of Love

ABC Records

Prod. Frank E. Wilson

2004

Twista

"Overnight Celebrity"

Kamikaze

Atlantic Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 4

"Cause I Love You" by Lenny Williams

was sampled by Kanye West on

"I Got a Love" by Jin

1975

Lenny Williams

"Cause I Love You"

Rise Sleeping Beauty

Motown Records

Prod. Rise Sleeping Beauty

2004

Jin

"I Got a Love"

The Rest is History

Ruff Ryders

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 4

"Cause I Love You" by Lenny Williams

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Overnight Celebrity" by Twista

1978

Lenny Williams

"Cause I Love You"

Spark Of Love

ABC Records

Prod. Frank E. Wilson

2004

Twista

"Overnight Celebrity"

Kamikaze

Atlantic Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 4

"Cause I Love You" by Lenny Williams

was sampled by Kanye West on

"I Got a Love" by Jin

1975

Lenny Williams

"Cause I Love You"

Rise Sleeping Beauty

Motown Records

Prod. Rise Sleeping Beauty

2004

Jin

"I Got a Love"

The Rest is History

Ruff Ryders

Prod. Kanye West

Mandrill 4

1 of 4

"Movement IV: Peace and Love" by Mandrill

was sampled on

"Two Words" by Kanye West

1970

Mandrill

"Movement IV: Peace and Love"

Mandrill

Polydor Records

Prod. Mandrill

2004

Kanye West

"Two Words"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 4

"Gilly Hines" by Mandrill

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Talk About Our Love" by Brandy

1977

Mandrill

"Gilly Hines"

We Are One

Arista Records

Prod. Jeff Lane

2004

Brandy

"Talk About Our Love"

Afrodisiac

Atlantic Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 4

"Movement IV: Peace and Love" by Mandrill

was sampled on

"Two Words" by Kanye West

1970

Mandrill

"Movement IV: Peace and Love"

Mandrill

Polydor Records

Prod. Mandrill

2004

Kanye West

"Two Words"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 4

"Gilly Hines" by Mandrill

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Talk About Our Love" by Brandy

1977

Mandrill

"Gilly Hines"

We Are One

Arista Records

Prod. Jeff Lane

2004

Brandy

"Talk About Our Love"

Afrodisiac

Atlantic Records

Prod. Kanye West

The 5th Dimension 4

1 of 4

"The Rainmaker (Drum Kit)" by The 5th Dimension

was sampled by Kanye West on

"A Dream" by Jay-Z

1971

The 5th Dimension

"The Rainmaker (Drum Kit)"

Love's Lines, Angles and Rhymes

Bell Records

Prod. Bones Howe

2002

Jay-Z

"A Dream"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 4

"The Rainmaker (Drum Kit)" by The 5th Dimension

was sampled on

"Two Words" by Kanye West

1971

The 5th Dimension

"The Rainmaker (Drum Kit)"

Love's Lines, Angles and Rhymes

Bell Records

Prod. Bones Howe

2004

Kanye West

"Two Words"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 4

"The Rainmaker (Drum Kit)" by The 5th Dimension

was sampled by Kanye West on

"A Dream" by Jay-Z

1971

The 5th Dimension

"The Rainmaker (Drum Kit)"

Love's Lines, Angles and Rhymes

Bell Records

Prod. Bones Howe

2002

Jay-Z

"A Dream"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 4

"The Rainmaker (Drum Kit)" by The 5th Dimension

was sampled on

"Two Words" by Kanye West

1971

The 5th Dimension

"The Rainmaker (Drum Kit)"

Love's Lines, Angles and Rhymes

Bell Records

Prod. Bones Howe

2004

Kanye West

"Two Words"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

The Doors 4

1 of 4

"Five to One" by The Doors

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Takeover" by Jay-Z

1968

The Doors

"Five to One"

Waiting for the Sun

Elektra Records

Prod. Paul A. Rothchild

2001

Jay-Z

"Takeover"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 4

"Five to One" by The Doors

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Rape Over" by Mos Def

1968

The Doors

"Five to One"

Waiting for the Sun

Elektra Records

Prod. Paul A. Rothchild

2004

Mos Def

"The Rape Over"

The New Danger

Rawkus Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 4

"Five to One" by The Doors

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Takeover" by Jay-Z

1968

The Doors

"Five to One"

Waiting for the Sun

Elektra Records

Prod. Paul A. Rothchild

2001

Jay-Z

"Takeover"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 4

"Five to One" by The Doors

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Rape Over" by Mos Def

1968

The Doors

"Five to One"

Waiting for the Sun

Elektra Records

Prod. Paul A. Rothchild

2004

Mos Def

"The Rape Over"

The New Danger

Rawkus Records

Prod. Kanye West

Al Green 3

1 of 3

"What A Wonderful Thing Love Is" by Al Green

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Getting Out The Game" by Consequence

1972

Al Green

"What A Wonderful Thing Love Is"

I'm Still in Love with You

Hi Records

Prod. Willie Mitchell

2004

Consequence

"Getting Out The Game"

Take 'Em to the Cleaners

Sure Shot Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"What A Wonderful Thing Love Is" by Al Green

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Getting Out The Game" by Consequence

1972

Al Green

"What A Wonderful Thing Love Is"

I'm Still in Love with You

Hi Records

Prod. Willie Mitchell

2004

Consequence

"Getting Out The Game"

Take 'Em to the Cleaners

Sure Shot Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"I Wish You Were Here" by Al Green

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Good, The Bad, The Ugly" by Consequence

1975

Al Green

"I Wish You Were Here"

Al Green Is Love

Hi Records

Prod. Willie Mitchell

2007

Consequence

"The Good, The Bad, The Ugly"

Don't Quit Your Day Job!

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Bobby Bland 3

1 of 3

"Ain't No Love in the Heart of the City" by Bobby Bland

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Heart of the City (Ain't No Love)" by Jay-Z

1974

Bobby Bland

"Ain't No Love in the Heart of the City"

Dreamer

Dunhill Records

Prod. Steve Barri

2001

Jay-Z

"Heart of the City (Ain't No Love)"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Ain't No Love in the Heart of the City" by Bobby Bland

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Heart of the City (Ain't No Love)" by Jay-Z

1974

Bobby Bland

"Ain't No Love in the Heart of the City"

Dreamer

Dunhill Records

Prod. Steve Barri

2001

Jay-Z

"Heart of the City (Ain't No Love)"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want to Be Right" by Bobby Bland

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Nosetalgia" by Pusha T

1973

Bobby Bland

"(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want to Be Right"

His California Album

ABC Records

Prod. Steve Barri

2013

Pusha T

"Nosetalgia"

My Name Is My Name

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Brian Russell and Brenda Russell 3

1 of 3

"Word Called Love" by Brian Russell and Brenda Russell

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Some People Hate" by Jay-Z

1976

Brian Russell and Brenda Russell

"Word Called Love"

Word Called Love

The Rocket Record Company

Prod. Not Available

2002

Jay-Z

"Some People Hate"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Word Called Love" by Brian Russell and Brenda Russell

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Some People Hate" by Jay-Z

1976

Brian Russell and Brenda Russell

"Word Called Love"

Word Called Love

The Rocket Record Company

Prod. Not Available

2002

Jay-Z

"Some People Hate"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Think About You" by Brian Russell and Brenda Russell

was sampled on

"See Me Now" by Kanye West

1977

Brian Russell and Brenda Russell

"Think About You"

Supersonic Lover

The Rocket Record Company

Prod. Jay Lewis

2010

Kanye West

"See Me Now"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Curtis Mayfield 3

1 of 3

"(Don't Worry) if There's a Hell Below, We're All Going to Go" by Curtis Mayfield

was sampled on

"Jesus Walks" by Kanye West

1970

Curtis Mayfield

"(Don't Worry) if There's a Hell Below, We're All Going to Go"

Curtis

Curtom Records

Prod. Curtis Mayfield

2004

Kanye West

"Jesus Walks"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"(Don't Worry) if There's a Hell Below, We're All Going to Go" by Curtis Mayfield

was sampled on

"Jesus Walks" by Kanye West

1970

Curtis Mayfield

"(Don't Worry) if There's a Hell Below, We're All Going to Go"

Curtis

Curtom Records

Prod. Curtis Mayfield

2004

Kanye West

"Jesus Walks"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"The Makings of You (Live)" by Curtis Mayfield

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Joy" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1971

Curtis Mayfield

"The Makings of You (Live)"

Curtis/Live!

Curtom Records

Prod. Curtis Mayfield

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"The Joy"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Laura Nyro 3

1 of 3

"Women's Blues" by Laura Nyro

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Armand Assante" by Hot Karl

1968

Laura Nyro

"Women's Blues"

Eli and the Thirteenth Confession

Columbia Records

Prod. Laura Nyro

2003

Hot Karl

"Armand Assante"

I Like To Read

Hot Karl Music

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Women's Blues" by Laura Nyro

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Armand Assante" by Hot Karl

1968

Laura Nyro

"Women's Blues"

Eli and the Thirteenth Confession

Columbia Records

Prod. Laura Nyro

2003

Hot Karl

"Armand Assante"

I Like To Read

Hot Karl Music

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Save the Country (Live)" by Laura Nyro

was sampled on

"The Glory" by Kanye West

1971

Laura Nyro

"Save the Country (Live)"

Spread Your Wings and Fly: Live at the Fillmore East

Columbia Records

Prod. Bones Howe

2007

Kanye West

"The Glory"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Lou Donaldson 3

1 of 3

"Ode to Billie Joe" by Lou Donaldson

was sampled on

"Jesus Walks" by Kanye West

1967

Lou Donaldson

"Ode to Billie Joe"

Mr. Shing-A-Ling

Blue Note Records

Prod. Francis Wolff

2004

Kanye West

"Jesus Walks"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Ode to Billie Joe" by Lou Donaldson

was sampled on

"Jesus Walks" by Kanye West

1967

Lou Donaldson

"Ode to Billie Joe"

Mr. Shing-A-Ling

Blue Note Records

Prod. Francis Wolff

2004

Kanye West

"Jesus Walks"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Ode to Billie Joe" by Lou Donaldson

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Start The Show" by Common

1967

Lou Donaldson

"Ode to Billie Joe"

Mr. Shing-A-Ling

Blue Note Records

Prod. Francis Wolff

2007

Common

"Start The Show"

Finding Forever

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Luther Vandross 3

1 of 3

"A House Is Not A Home" by Luther Vandross

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Slow Jamz" by Twista

1981

Luther Vandross

"A House Is Not A Home"

Luther Vandross

Epic Records

Prod. Luther Vandross

2004

Twista

"Slow Jamz"

Kamikaze

Atlantic Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"A House Is Not A Home" by Luther Vandross

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Slow Jamz" by Twista

1981

Luther Vandross

"A House Is Not A Home"

Luther Vandross

Epic Records

Prod. Luther Vandross

2004

Twista

"Slow Jamz"

Kamikaze

Atlantic Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Superstar/Until You Come Back to Me" by Luther Vandross

was sampled by Kanye West on

"It's Alright" by Saigon

1983

Luther Vandross

"Superstar/Until You Come Back to Me"

Busy Body

Epic Records

Prod. Luther Vandross

2011

Saigon

"It's Alright"

The Greatest Story Never Told

Suburban Noize Records

Prod. Kanye West

Marcos Valle 3

1 of 3

"Ele E Ela" by Marcos Valle

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Thank You" by Jay-Z

1970

Marcos Valle

"Ele E Ela"

Marcos Valle

Som Livre Records

Prod. Lincoln Olivetti

2009

Jay-Z

"Thank You"

The Blueprint 3

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Bôdas De Sangue" by Marcos Valle

was sampled by Kanye West on

"New God Flow" by G.O.O.D. Music

1972

Marcos Valle

"Bôdas De Sangue"

Vento Sul

Odeon Records

Prod. Milton Miranda

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"New God Flow"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Bôdas De Sangue" by Marcos Valle

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Pain" by Pusha T

1972

Marcos Valle

"Bôdas De Sangue"

Vento Sul

Odeon Records

Prod. Milton Miranda

2013

Pusha T

"Pain"

My Name Is My Name

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Marvin Gaye 3

1 of 3

"Distant Lover" by Marvin Gaye

was sampled on

"Spaceship" by Kanye West

1973

Marvin Gaye

"Distant Lover"

Let's Get It On

Motown Records

Prod. Marvin Gaye

2004

Kanye West

"Spaceship"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Distant Lover" by Marvin Gaye

was sampled on

"Spaceship" by Kanye West

1973

Marvin Gaye

"Distant Lover"

Let's Get It On

Motown Records

Prod. Marvin Gaye

2004

Kanye West

"Spaceship"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"If I Should Die Tonight" by Marvin Gaye

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Who Do We Think We Are" by John Legend

1973

Marvin Gaye

"If I Should Die Tonight"

Let's Get It On

Motown Records

Prod. Marvin Gaye

2013

John Legend

"Who Do We Think We Are"

Love in the Future

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Michael Jackson 3

1 of 3

"P.Y.T" by Michael Jackson

was sampled by Kanye West on

"I Wanna Love You" by Memphis Bleek

1982

Michael Jackson

"P.Y.T"

Thriller

Epic Records

Prod. Quincy Jones

2003

Memphis Bleek

"I Wanna Love You"

M.A.D.E.

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"P.Y.T" by Michael Jackson

was sampled by Kanye West on

"I Wanna Love You" by Memphis Bleek

1982

Michael Jackson

"P.Y.T"

Thriller

Epic Records

Prod. Quincy Jones

2003

Memphis Bleek

"I Wanna Love You"

M.A.D.E.

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"P.Y.T" by Michael Jackson

was sampled on

"Good Life" by Kanye West

1982

Michael Jackson

"P.Y.T"

Thriller

Epic Records

Prod. Quincy Jones

2007

Kanye West

"Good Life"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Orchestra Njervudarov 3

1 of 3

"Tristessa" by Orchestra Njervudarov

was sampled by Kanye West on

"No Church in the Wild" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1979

Orchestra Njervudarov

"Tristessa"

Con Le Orecchie Di Eros

EMI Records

Prod. Not Available

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"No Church in the Wild"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Tristessa" by Orchestra Njervudarov

was sampled by Kanye West on

"New Day" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1979

Orchestra Njervudarov

"Tristessa"

Con Le Orecchie Di Eros

EMI Records

Prod. Not Available

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"New Day"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Tristessa" by Orchestra Njervudarov

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Illest Motherfucker Alive" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1979

Orchestra Njervudarov

"Tristessa"

Con Le Orecchie Di Eros

EMI Records

Prod. Not Available

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"Illest Motherfucker Alive"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Public Enemy 3

1 of 3

"Bring the Noise" by Public Enemy

was sampled on

"Everything I Am" by Kanye West

1988

Public Enemy

"Bring the Noise"

It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back

Def Jam Recordings

Prod. The Bomb Squad

2007

Kanye West

"Everything I Am"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Brothers Gonna Work It Out" by Public Enemy

was sampled by Kanye West on

"That’s My Bitch" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1990

Public Enemy

"Brothers Gonna Work It Out"

Fear of a Black Planet

Def Jam Recordings

Prod. The Bomb Squad

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"That’s My Bitch"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Public Enemy No. 1" by Public Enemy

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The One" by G.O.O.D. Music

1987

Public Enemy

"Public Enemy No. 1"

Yo! Bum Rush the Show

Def Jam Recordings

Prod. The Bomb Squad

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"The One"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Rev. G.I. Townsel 3

1 of 3

"A Sermon Fragment" by Rev. G.I. Townsel

was sampled by Kanye West on

"New God Flow" by G.O.O.D. Music

1959

Rev. G.I. Townsel

"A Sermon Fragment"

Negro Church Music

Atlantic Records

Prod. Alan Lomax

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"New God Flow"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"A Sermon Fragment" by Rev. G.I. Townsel

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Morning" by G.O.O.D. Music

1959

Rev. G.I. Townsel

"A Sermon Fragment"

Negro Church Music

Atlantic Records

Prod. Alan Lomax

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"The Morning"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"A Sermon Fragment" by Rev. G.I. Townsel

was sampled by Kanye West on

"I Don't Like (Remix)" by G.O.O.D. Music

1959

Rev. G.I. Townsel

"A Sermon Fragment"

Negro Church Music

Atlantic Records

Prod. Alan Lomax

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"I Don't Like (Remix)"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Ric Flair 3

1 of 3

"Ric Flair Woo" by Ric Flair

was sampled by Kanye West on

"I Don't Like (Remix)" by G.O.O.D. Music

2002

Ric Flair

"Ric Flair Woo"

None

Not Available

Prod. Not Available

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"I Don't Like (Remix)"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Ric Flair Woo" by Ric Flair

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Sweet Serenade" by Pusha T

2002

Ric Flair

"Ric Flair Woo"

None

Not Available

Prod. Not Available

2013

Pusha T

"Sweet Serenade"

My Name Is My Name

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Ric Flair Woo" by Ric Flair

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Who I Am" by Pusha T

2002

Ric Flair

"Ric Flair Woo"

None

Not Available

Prod. Not Available

2013

Pusha T

"Who I Am"

My Name Is My Name

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Rick James 3

1 of 3

"Mary Jane (Live)" by Rick James

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Live Fast, Die Young" by Rick Ross

1981

Rick James

"Mary Jane (Live)"

Street Songs: Deluxe Edition

Motown Records

Prod. Rick James

2010

Rick Ross

"Live Fast, Die Young"

Teflon Don

Maybach Music Group

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Mary Jane (Live)" by Rick James

was sampled on

"Runaway" by Kanye West

1981

Rick James

"Mary Jane (Live)"

Street Songs: Deluxe Edition

Motown Records

Prod. Rick James

2010

Kanye West

"Runaway"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Mary Jane (Live)" by Rick James

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Sin City" by G.O.O.D. Music

1981

Rick James

"Mary Jane (Live)"

Street Songs: Deluxe Edition

Motown Records

Prod. Rick James

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"Sin City"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Soul Dog 3

1 of 3

"Can't Stop Loving You" by Soul Dog

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Not the One" by The Madd Rapper

1976

Soul Dog

"Can't Stop Loving You"

Movin On

Amherst Records

Prod. Carl Marshall

2000

The Madd Rapper

"Not the One"

Tell 'Em Why U Madd

Columbia Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Can't Stop Loving You" by Soul Dog

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Not the One" by The Madd Rapper

1976

Soul Dog

"Can't Stop Loving You"

Movin On

Amherst Records

Prod. Carl Marshall

2000

The Madd Rapper

"Not the One"

Tell 'Em Why U Madd

Columbia Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Can't Stop Loving You" by Soul Dog

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Tell Your Friends" by The Weeknd

1976

Soul Dog

"Can't Stop Loving You"

Movin On

Amherst Records

Prod. Carl Marshall

2015

The Weeknd

"Tell Your Friends"

Beauty Behind the Madness

XO Records

Prod. Kanye West

The Fatback Band 3

1 of 3

"Let the Drums Speak" by The Fatback Band

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Selfish" by Slum Village

1975

The Fatback Band

"Let the Drums Speak"

Yum Yum

Event Records

Prod. The Fatback Band

2004

Slum Village

"Selfish"

Detroit Deli (A Taste of Detroit)

Capitol Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Let the Drums Speak" by The Fatback Band

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Selfish" by Slum Village

1975

The Fatback Band

"Let the Drums Speak"

Yum Yum

Event Records

Prod. The Fatback Band

2004

Slum Village

"Selfish"

Detroit Deli (A Taste of Detroit)

Capitol Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Let the Drums Speak" by The Fatback Band

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The People" by Common

1975

The Fatback Band

"Let the Drums Speak"

Yum Yum

Event Records

Prod. The Fatback Band

2007

Common

"The People"

Finding Forever

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

The Masqueraders 3

1 of 3

"It's A Terrible Thing To Waste My Love" by The Masqueraders

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Knock Knock" by Monica

1977

The Masqueraders

"It's A Terrible Thing To Waste My Love"

Love Anonymous

ABC Records

Prod. Isaac Hayes

2003

Monica

"Knock Knock"

After the Storm

J Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"It's A Terrible Thing To Waste My Love" by The Masqueraders

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Knock Knock" by Monica

1977

The Masqueraders

"It's A Terrible Thing To Waste My Love"

Love Anonymous

ABC Records

Prod. Isaac Hayes

2003

Monica

"Knock Knock"

After the Storm

J Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"It's A Terrible Thing To Waste My Love" by The Masqueraders

was sampled on

"Apologize" by Kanye West

1977

The Masqueraders

"It's A Terrible Thing To Waste My Love"

Love Anonymous

ABC Records

Prod. Isaac Hayes

2005

Kanye West

"Apologize"

Freshmen Adjustment

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

The Miracles 3

1 of 3

"Nowhere To Go" by The Miracles

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Got Nowhere" by State Property

1974

The Miracles

"Nowhere To Go"

Do It Baby

Motown Records

Prod. Willie Hutch

2002

State Property

"Got Nowhere"

State Property

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Nowhere To Go" by The Miracles

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Got Nowhere" by State Property

1974

The Miracles

"Nowhere To Go"

Do It Baby

Motown Records

Prod. Willie Hutch

2002

State Property

"Got Nowhere"

State Property

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Mickey's Monkey" by The Miracles

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Good, The Bad, The Ugly" by Consequence

1963

The Miracles

"Mickey's Monkey"

The Miracles Doin' Mickey's Monkey

Tamla Records

Prod. Brian Holland and Lamont Dozier

2007

Consequence

"The Good, The Bad, The Ugly"

Don't Quit Your Day Job!

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Tupac Shakur 3

1 of 3

"Me and My Girlfriend" by Tupac Shakur

was sampled by Kanye West on

"'03 Bonnie and Clyde" by Jay-Z

1996

Tupac Shakur

"Me and My Girlfriend"

The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory

Death Row Records

Prod. Hurt-M-Badd

2002

Jay-Z

"'03 Bonnie and Clyde"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Me and My Girlfriend" by Tupac Shakur

was sampled by Kanye West on

"'03 Bonnie and Clyde" by Jay-Z

1996

Tupac Shakur

"Me and My Girlfriend"

The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory

Death Row Records

Prod. Hurt-M-Badd

2002

Jay-Z

"'03 Bonnie and Clyde"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Ambitionz Az a Ridah" by Tupac Shakur

was sampled on

"I Wonder" by Kanye West

1996

Tupac Shakur

"Ambitionz Az a Ridah"

All Eyez on Me

Death Row Records

Prod. Daz Dillinger

2007

Kanye West

"I Wonder"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Willie Hutch 3

1 of 3

"Hospital Prelude of Love Theme" by Willie Hutch

was sampled by Kanye West on

"(Intro) Turn It Out" by Jermaine Dupri

1974

Willie Hutch

"Hospital Prelude of Love Theme"

Foxy Brown (Soundtrack)

Motown Records

Prod. Willie Hutch

1998

Jermaine Dupri

"(Intro) Turn It Out"

Life in 1472

Sony Music Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 3

"Hospital Prelude of Love Theme" by Willie Hutch

was sampled by Kanye West on

"(Intro) Turn It Out" by Jermaine Dupri

1974

Willie Hutch

"Hospital Prelude of Love Theme"

Foxy Brown (Soundtrack)

Motown Records

Prod. Willie Hutch

1998

Jermaine Dupri

"(Intro) Turn It Out"

Life in 1472

Sony Music Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 3

"Brother's Gonna Work It Out" by Willie Hutch

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Nobody" by Chief Keef

1973

Willie Hutch

"Brother's Gonna Work It Out"

The Mack Soundtrack

Motown Records

Prod. Willie Hutch

2014

Chief Keef

"Nobody"

Nobody

Glo Gang Records

Prod. Kanye West

Arc Choir 2

1 of 2

"Walk With Me" by Arc Choir

was sampled on

"Jesus Walks" by Kanye West

1997

Arc Choir

"Walk With Me"

Walk With Me

Mapleshade Records

Prod. Hamiet Bluiett

2004

Kanye West

"Jesus Walks"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Walk With Me" by Arc Choir

was sampled on

"Jesus Walks" by Kanye West

1997

Arc Choir

"Walk With Me"

Walk With Me

Mapleshade Records

Prod. Hamiet Bluiett

2004

Kanye West

"Jesus Walks"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

B.T. Express 2

1 of 2

"(They Long To Be) Close To You" by B.T. Express

was sampled by Kanye West on

"I Want You" by Janet Jackson

1975

B.T. Express

"(They Long To Be) Close To You"

Non-Stop

Roadshow Records

Prod. Jeff Lane

2004

Janet Jackson

"I Want You"

Damita Jo

Virgin Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"(They Long To Be) Close To You" by B.T. Express

was sampled by Kanye West on

"I Want You" by Janet Jackson

1975

B.T. Express

"(They Long To Be) Close To You"

Non-Stop

Roadshow Records

Prod. Jeff Lane

2004

Janet Jackson

"I Want You"

Damita Jo

Virgin Records

Prod. Kanye West

Bette Midler 2

1 of 2

"Mr. Rockefeller" by Bette Midler

was sampled on

"Last Call" by Kanye West

1976

Bette Midler

"Mr. Rockefeller"

Songs for the New Depression

Atlantic Records

Prod. Bette Midler

2004

Kanye West

"Last Call"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Mr. Rockefeller" by Bette Midler

was sampled on

"Last Call" by Kanye West

1976

Bette Midler

"Mr. Rockefeller"

Songs for the New Depression

Atlantic Records

Prod. Bette Midler

2004

Kanye West

"Last Call"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Billy Preston 2

1 of 2

"Bells" by Billy Preston

was sampled on

"Keep the Receipt" by Kanye West

1976

Billy Preston

"Bells"

Billy Preston

A&M Records

Prod. Billy Preston

2003

Kanye West

"Keep the Receipt"

Kon the Louis Vuitton Don

None

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Bells" by Billy Preston

was sampled on

"Keep the Receipt" by Kanye West

1976

Billy Preston

"Bells"

Billy Preston

A&M Records

Prod. Billy Preston

2003

Kanye West

"Keep the Receipt"

Kon the Louis Vuitton Don

None

Prod. Kanye West

Bloodstone 2

1 of 2

"I'm Just Doin My Job" by Bloodstone

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Doin' My Job" by T.I.

1979

Bloodstone

"I'm Just Doin My Job"

Don't Stop

Motown Records

Prod. Winston Monseque

2003

T.I.

"Doin' My Job"

Trap Muzik

Grand Hustle

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"I'm Just Doin My Job" by Bloodstone

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Doin' My Job" by T.I.

1979

Bloodstone

"I'm Just Doin My Job"

Don't Stop

Motown Records

Prod. Winston Monseque

2003

T.I.

"Doin' My Job"

Trap Muzik

Grand Hustle

Prod. Kanye West

Bobbie Gentry and Glen Campbell 2

1 of 2

"Sunday Mornin'" by Bobbie Gentry and Glen Campbell

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Stir Crazy" by The Madd Rapper

1968

Bobbie Gentry and Glen Campbell

"Sunday Mornin'"

Bobbie Gentry and Glen Campbell

Capitol Records

Prod. Kelly Gordon

2000

The Madd Rapper

"Stir Crazy"

Tell 'Em Why U Madd

Columbia Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Sunday Mornin'" by Bobbie Gentry and Glen Campbell

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Stir Crazy" by The Madd Rapper

1968

Bobbie Gentry and Glen Campbell

"Sunday Mornin'"

Bobbie Gentry and Glen Campbell

Capitol Records

Prod. Kelly Gordon

2000

The Madd Rapper

"Stir Crazy"

Tell 'Em Why U Madd

Columbia Records

Prod. Kanye West

Buffy Sainte-Marie 2

1 of 2

"Lazarus" by Buffy Sainte-Marie

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Dead or Alive" by Cam'ron

1965

Buffy Sainte-Marie

"Lazarus"

Many a Mile

Vanguard Records

Prod. Maynard Solomon

2002

Cam'ron

"Dead or Alive"

Come Home With Me

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Lazarus" by Buffy Sainte-Marie

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Dead or Alive" by Cam'ron

1965

Buffy Sainte-Marie

"Lazarus"

Many a Mile

Vanguard Records

Prod. Maynard Solomon

2002

Cam'ron

"Dead or Alive"

Come Home With Me

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Chaka Khan 2

1 of 2

"Through the Fire" by Chaka Khan

was sampled on

"Through The Wire" by Kanye West

1984

Chaka Khan

"Through the Fire"

I Feel for You

Warner Bros. Records

Prod. David Foster

2004

Kanye West

"Through The Wire"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Through the Fire" by Chaka Khan

was sampled on

"Through The Wire" by Kanye West

1984

Chaka Khan

"Through the Fire"

I Feel for You

Warner Bros. Records

Prod. David Foster

2004

Kanye West

"Through The Wire"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Chic 2

1 of 2

"Will You Cry (When You Hear This Song)" by Chic

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Hear the Song" by Freeway

1979

Chic

"Will You Cry (When You Hear This Song)"

Risque

Atlantic Records

Prod. Nile Rodgers

2003

Freeway

"Hear the Song"

Philadelphia Freeway

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Will You Cry (When You Hear This Song)" by Chic

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Hear the Song" by Freeway

1979

Chic

"Will You Cry (When You Hear This Song)"

Risque

Atlantic Records

Prod. Nile Rodgers

2003

Freeway

"Hear the Song"

Philadelphia Freeway

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Chuck Cissel 2

1 of 2

"Forever" by Chuck Cissel

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Dip-set Forever" by Cam'ron

1979

Chuck Cissel

"Forever"

Just for You

Arista Records

Prod. David N. Crawford

2004

Cam'ron

"Dip-set Forever"

Purple Haze

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Forever" by Chuck Cissel

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Dip-set Forever" by Cam'ron

1979

Chuck Cissel

"Forever"

Just for You

Arista Records

Prod. David N. Crawford

2004

Cam'ron

"Dip-set Forever"

Purple Haze

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Cold Grits 2

1 of 2

"It's Your Thing" by Cold Grits

was sampled on

"Crack Music" by Kanye West

1969

Cold Grits

"It's Your Thing"

It's Your Thing / Bring It On Home To Me

ATCO Records

Prod. Cold Grits

2005

Kanye West

"Crack Music"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"It's Your Thing" by Cold Grits

was sampled on

"Power" by Kanye West

1969

Cold Grits

"It's Your Thing"

It's Your Thing / Bring It On Home To Me

ATCO Records

Prod. Cold Grits

2010

Kanye West

"Power"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

D.J. Rogers 2

1 of 2

"Faithful to the End" by D.J. Rogers

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Faithful" by Common

1975

D.J. Rogers

"Faithful to the End"

It's Good to Be Alive

RCA Records

Prod. D.J. Rogers

2005

Common

"Faithful"

Be

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Say You Love Me, One More Time" by D.J. Rogers

was sampled by Kanye West on

"I Don't Fuck With You" by Big Sean

1976

D.J. Rogers

"Say You Love Me, One More Time"

On the Road Again

RCA Records

Prod. D.J. Rogers

2015

Big Sean

"I Don't Fuck With You"

Dark Sky Paradise

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

David Bowie 2

1 of 2

"Fame" by David Bowie

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Takeover" by Jay-Z

1975

David Bowie

"Fame"

Young Americans

RCA Records

Prod. Harry Maslin

2001

Jay-Z

"Takeover"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Fame" by David Bowie

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Takeover" by Jay-Z

1975

David Bowie

"Fame"

Young Americans

RCA Records

Prod. Harry Maslin

2001

Jay-Z

"Takeover"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

David Ruffin 2

1 of 2

"Common Man" by David Ruffin

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Never Change" by Jay-Z

1973

David Ruffin

"Common Man"

David Ruffin

Motown Records

Prod. Bobby Miller

2001

Jay-Z

"Never Change"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Common Man" by David Ruffin

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Never Change" by Jay-Z

1973

David Ruffin

"Common Man"

David Ruffin

Motown Records

Prod. Bobby Miller

2001

Jay-Z

"Never Change"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Davy DMX 2

1 of 2

"One For The Treble" by Davy DMX

was sampled by Kanye West on

"(Intro) Turn It Out" by Jermaine Dupri

1984

Davy DMX

"One For The Treble"

One For The Treble (Fresh)

Tuff City Records

Prod. David Reeves

1998

Jermaine Dupri

"(Intro) Turn It Out"

Life in 1472

Sony Music Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"One For The Treble" by Davy DMX

was sampled by Kanye West on

"(Intro) Turn It Out" by Jermaine Dupri

1984

Davy DMX

"One For The Treble"

One For The Treble (Fresh)

Tuff City Records

Prod. David Reeves

1998

Jermaine Dupri

"(Intro) Turn It Out"

Life in 1472

Sony Music Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

Dexter Wansel 2

1 of 2

"Life on Mars" by Dexter Wansel

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Cool" by Lupe Fiasco

1976

Dexter Wansel

"Life on Mars"

Life On Mars

Philadelphia International Records

Prod. Dexter Wansel

2006

Lupe Fiasco

"The Cool"

Lupe Fiasco's Food & Liquor

1st & 15th Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"What the World Is Coming To" by Dexter Wansel

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Grammy Family" by Consequence

1977

Dexter Wansel

"What the World Is Coming To"

What the World Is Coming To

Philadelphia International Records

Prod. Dexter Wansel

2007

Consequence

"Grammy Family"

Don't Quit Your Day Job!

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Doug E. Fresh and the Get Fresh Crew 2

1 of 2

"La Di Da Di" by Doug E. Fresh and the Get Fresh Crew

was sampled on

"Good Friday" by Kanye West

1985

Doug E. Fresh and the Get Fresh Crew

"La Di Da Di"

The Show

Reality Records

Prod. Dennis Bell and Ollie Cotton

2010

Kanye West

"Good Friday"

G.O.O.D Friday Series

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"La Di Da Di" by Doug E. Fresh and the Get Fresh Crew

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Party" by Beyonce

1985

Doug E. Fresh and the Get Fresh Crew

"La Di Da Di"

The Show

Reality Records

Prod. Dennis Bell and Ollie Cotton

2011

Beyonce

"Party"

4

Parkwood Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

Drake and Future 2

1 of 2

"Jumpman" by Drake and Future

was sampled on

"Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1" by Kanye West

2015

Drake and Future

"Jumpman"

What a Time to Be Alive

Cash Money

Prod. Metro Boomin

2016

Kanye West

"Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1"

The Life of Pablo

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Jumpman" by Drake and Future

was sampled on

"Facts (Charlie Heat Version)" by Kanye West

2015

Drake and Future

"Jumpman"

What a Time to Be Alive

Cash Money

Prod. Metro Boomin

2016

Kanye West

"Facts (Charlie Heat Version)"

The Life of Pablo

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Dynamic Superiors 2

1 of 2

"Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing" by Dynamic Superiors

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Nothing Like It" by Beanie Sigel

1975

Dynamic Superiors

"Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing"

Pure Pleasure

Motown Records

Prod. Ashford & Simpson

2001

Beanie Sigel

"Nothing Like It"

The Reason

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing" by Dynamic Superiors

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Nothing Like It" by Beanie Sigel

1975

Dynamic Superiors

"Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing"

Pure Pleasure

Motown Records

Prod. Ashford & Simpson

2001

Beanie Sigel

"Nothing Like It"

The Reason

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Eddie Henderson 2

1 of 2

"Cyclops" by Eddie Henderson

was sampled by Kanye West on

"City to City" by Grav

1978

Eddie Henderson

"Cyclops"

Mahal

Capitol Records

Prod. Skip Drinkwater

1996

Grav

"City to City"

Down to Earth

Correct Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Cyclops" by Eddie Henderson

was sampled by Kanye West on

"City to City" by Grav

1978

Eddie Henderson

"Cyclops"

Mahal

Capitol Records

Prod. Skip Drinkwater

1996

Grav

"City to City"

Down to Earth

Correct Records

Prod. Kanye West

Esperanto 2

1 of 2

"Still Life" by Esperanto

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Throw Your Hands (In the Air)" by Mobb Deep

1975

Esperanto

"Still Life"

Last Tango

A&M Records

Prod. Robin Geoffrey Cable

2004

Mobb Deep

"Throw Your Hands (In the Air)"

Amerikaz Nightmare

Infamous Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Still Life" by Esperanto

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Throw Your Hands (In the Air)" by Mobb Deep

1975

Esperanto

"Still Life"

Last Tango

A&M Records

Prod. Robin Geoffrey Cable

2004

Mobb Deep

"Throw Your Hands (In the Air)"

Amerikaz Nightmare

Infamous Records

Prod. Kanye West

George Benson 2

1 of 2

"California Dreaming" by George Benson

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Joanne" by Trina & Tamara

1972

George Benson

"California Dreaming"

White Rabbit

CTI Records

Prod. Creed Taylor

1999

Trina & Tamara

"Joanne"

Trina & Tamara

Sony Music Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"California Dreaming" by George Benson

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Joanne" by Trina & Tamara

1972

George Benson

"California Dreaming"

White Rabbit

CTI Records

Prod. Creed Taylor

1999

Trina & Tamara

"Joanne"

Trina & Tamara

Sony Music Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

George Duke 2

1 of 2

"Fly Away" by George Duke

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Fly Away" by Miri Ben-Ari

1983

George Duke

"Fly Away"

Guardian of the Light

Epic Records

Prod. George Duke

2005

Miri Ben-Ari

"Fly Away"

The Hip-Hop Violinist

Universal Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Someday" by George Duke

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Break My Heart" by Common

1975

George Duke

"Someday"

I Love the Blues, She Heard My Cry

MPS Records

Prod. George Duke

2007

Common

"Break My Heart"

Finding Forever

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Ghostface Killah 2

1 of 2

"Mighty Healthy" by Ghostface Killah

was sampled by Kanye West on

"New God Flow" by G.O.O.D. Music

2000

Ghostface Killah

"Mighty Healthy"

Supreme Clientele

Razor Sharp Records

Prod. Mathematics

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"New God Flow"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Mighty Healthy" by Ghostface Killah

was sampled on

"No More Parties In L.A." by Kanye West

2000

Ghostface Killah

"Mighty Healthy"

Supreme Clientele

Razor Sharp Records

Prod. Mathematics

2016

Kanye West

"No More Parties In L.A."

The Life of Pablo

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Gil Scott-Heron 2

1 of 2

"Home Is Where the Hatred Is" by Gil Scott-Heron

was sampled on

"My Way Home" by Kanye West

1971

Gil Scott-Heron

"Home Is Where the Hatred Is"

Pieces of a Man

RCA Records

Prod. Bob Thiele

2005

Kanye West

"My Way Home"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Comment #1" by Gil Scott-Heron

was sampled on

"Who Will Survive in America" by Kanye West

1970

Gil Scott-Heron

"Comment #1"

Small Talk at 125th and Lenox

Flying Dutchman Records

Prod. Bob Thiele

2010

Kanye West

"Who Will Survive in America"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson 2

1 of 2

"We Almost Lost Detroit" by Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The People" by Common

1977

Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson

"We Almost Lost Detroit"

Bridges

Arista Records

Prod. Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson

2007

Common

"The People"

Finding Forever

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Angel Dust" by Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Angel" by The Game

1978

Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson

"Angel Dust"

Secrets

Arista Records

Prod. Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson

2008

The Game

"Angel"

LAX

Geffen Records

Prod. Kanye West

Gladys Knight 2

1 of 2

"And This is Love" by Gladys Knight

was sampled by Kanye West on

"In Cold Blood" by Scarface

1973

Gladys Knight

"And This is Love"

Neither One of Us

Motown Records

Prod. Joe Porter

2002

Scarface

"In Cold Blood"

The Fix

Def Jam South

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"And This is Love" by Gladys Knight

was sampled by Kanye West on

"In Cold Blood" by Scarface

1973

Gladys Knight

"And This is Love"

Neither One of Us

Motown Records

Prod. Joe Porter

2002

Scarface

"In Cold Blood"

The Fix

Def Jam South

Prod. Kanye West

Graham Nash 2

1 of 2

"Chicago" by Graham Nash

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Truth" by Beanie Sigel

1971

Graham Nash

"Chicago"

Songs for Beginners

Atlantic Records

Prod. Graham Nash

2000

Beanie Sigel

"The Truth"

The Truth

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Chicago" by Graham Nash

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Truth" by Beanie Sigel

1971

Graham Nash

"Chicago"

Songs for Beginners

Atlantic Records

Prod. Graham Nash

2000

Beanie Sigel

"The Truth"

The Truth

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Grover Washington Jr. 2

1 of 2

"Love Song 1700" by Grover Washington Jr.

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Rebuilding" by Goodie Mob

1972

Grover Washington Jr.

"Love Song 1700"

All the King's Horses

Kudu Records

Prod. Creed Taylor

1999

Goodie Mob

"Rebuilding"

World Party

LaFace Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Love Song 1700" by Grover Washington Jr.

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Rebuilding" by Goodie Mob

1972

Grover Washington Jr.

"Love Song 1700"

All the King's Horses

Kudu Records

Prod. Creed Taylor

1999

Goodie Mob

"Rebuilding"

World Party

LaFace Records

Prod. Kanye West

Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes 2

1 of 2

"I Miss You" by Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes

was sampled by Kanye West on

"This Can't Be Life" by Jay-Z

1972

Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes

"I Miss You"

Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes

Philadelphia International Records

Prod. Kenneth Gamble & Leon Huff

2000

Jay-Z

"This Can't Be Life"

The Dynasty: Roc La Familia

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"I Miss You" by Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes

was sampled by Kanye West on

"This Can't Be Life" by Jay-Z

1972

Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes

"I Miss You"

Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes

Philadelphia International Records

Prod. Kenneth Gamble & Leon Huff

2000

Jay-Z

"This Can't Be Life"

The Dynasty: Roc La Familia

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Irene Reid 2

1 of 2

"Didn't We" by Irene Reid

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Came Back For You" by Lil' Kim

1971

Irene Reid

"Didn't We"

The World Needs What I Need

Polydor Records

Prod. Esmond Edwards

2003

Lil' Kim

"Came Back For You"

La Bella Mafia

Queen Bee Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Didn't We" by Irene Reid

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Came Back For You" by Lil' Kim

1971

Irene Reid

"Didn't We"

The World Needs What I Need

Polydor Records

Prod. Esmond Edwards

2003

Lil' Kim

"Came Back For You"

La Bella Mafia

Queen Bee Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

Jimmie and Vella 2

1 of 2

"Old Men" by Jimmie and Vella

was sampled by Kanye West on

"This Way" by Dilated Peoples

1971

Jimmie and Vella

"Old Men"

Jimmie and Vella

Atlantic Records

Prod. Ralph Moss

2004

Dilated Peoples

"This Way"

Neighborhood Watch

Capitol Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Old Men" by Jimmie and Vella

was sampled by Kanye West on

"This Way" by Dilated Peoples

1971

Jimmie and Vella

"Old Men"

Jimmie and Vella

Atlantic Records

Prod. Ralph Moss

2004

Dilated Peoples

"This Way"

Neighborhood Watch

Capitol Records

Prod. Kanye West

Jimmy Castor 2

1 of 2

"I Just Wanna Stop" by Jimmy Castor

was sampled on

"We Don't Care" by Kanye West

1979

Jimmy Castor

"I Just Wanna Stop"

The Jimmy Castor Bunch

Cotillion Records

Prod. Jimmy Castor

2004

Kanye West

"We Don't Care"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"I Just Wanna Stop" by Jimmy Castor

was sampled on

"We Don't Care" by Kanye West

1979

Jimmy Castor

"I Just Wanna Stop"

The Jimmy Castor Bunch

Cotillion Records

Prod. Jimmy Castor

2004

Kanye West

"We Don't Care"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Joe Farrell 2

1 of 2

"Upon This Rock" by Joe Farrell

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Chi-City" by Common

1974

Joe Farrell

"Upon This Rock"

Upon This Rock

CTI Records

Prod. Creed Taylor

2005

Common

"Chi-City"

Be

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Upon This Rock" by Joe Farrell

was sampled on

"Gone" by Kanye West

1974

Joe Farrell

"Upon This Rock"

Upon This Rock

CTI Records

Prod. Creed Taylor

2005

Kanye West

"Gone"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

John Holt 2

1 of 2

"I Will" by John Holt

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Encore" by Jay-Z

1976

John Holt

"I Will"

2000 Volts of Holt

Trojan Records

Prod. Keith Bonsoir

2003

Jay-Z

"Encore"

The Black Album

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"I Will" by John Holt

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Encore" by Jay-Z

1976

John Holt

"I Will"

2000 Volts of Holt

Trojan Records

Prod. Keith Bonsoir

2003

Jay-Z

"Encore"

The Black Album

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Jr. Walker 2

1 of 2

"Darling Come Back Home" by Jr. Walker

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Heartbeat" by Royce da 5'9"

1978

Jr. Walker

"Darling Come Back Home"

Smooth Soul

Motown Records

Prod. Jr. Walker

2003

Royce da 5'9"

"Heartbeat"

Build and Destroy

Trouble Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Darling Come Back Home" by Jr. Walker

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Heartbeat" by Royce da 5'9"

1978

Jr. Walker

"Darling Come Back Home"

Smooth Soul

Motown Records

Prod. Jr. Walker

2003

Royce da 5'9"

"Heartbeat"

Build and Destroy

Trouble Records

Prod. Kanye West

Kanye West 2

1 of 2

"Coldest Winter" by Kanye West

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Sin City" by G.O.O.D. Music

2008

Kanye West

"Coldest Winter"

808s & Heartbreak

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"Sin City"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"All Day" by Kanye West

was sampled by Kanye West on

"U Mad" by Vic Mensa

2015

Kanye West

"All Day"

Not Available

TBD

Prod. Kanye West

2015

Vic Mensa

"U Mad"

Traffic

Roc Nation

Prod. Kanye West

KRS-One 2

1 of 2

"Sound of da Police" by KRS-One

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Takeover" by Jay-Z

1993

KRS-One

"Sound of da Police"

Return of the Boom Bap

Jive Records

Prod. Showbiz

2001

Jay-Z

"Takeover"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Sound of da Police" by KRS-One

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Takeover" by Jay-Z

1993

KRS-One

"Sound of da Police"

Return of the Boom Bap

Jive Records

Prod. Showbiz

2001

Jay-Z

"Takeover"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Lauryn Hill 2

1 of 2

"Mystery of Iniquity" by Lauryn Hill

was sampled on

"All Falls Down" by Kanye West

2002

Lauryn Hill

"Mystery of Iniquity"

MTV Unplugged 2.0

Columbia Records

Prod. Lauryn Hill

2004

Kanye West

"All Falls Down"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Mystery of Iniquity" by Lauryn Hill

was sampled on

"All Falls Down" by Kanye West

2002

Lauryn Hill

"Mystery of Iniquity"

MTV Unplugged 2.0

Columbia Records

Prod. Lauryn Hill

2004

Kanye West

"All Falls Down"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Leslie West 2

1 of 2

"Long Red" by Leslie West

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Sick Thoughts" by Grav

1972

Leslie West

"Long Red"

Mountain

Windfall Records

Prod. Felix Pappalardi

1996

Grav

"Sick Thoughts"

Down to Earth

Correct Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Long Red" by Leslie West

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Sick Thoughts" by Grav

1972

Leslie West

"Long Red"

Mountain

Windfall Records

Prod. Felix Pappalardi

1996

Grav

"Sick Thoughts"

Down to Earth

Correct Records

Prod. Kanye West

Lyn Collins 2

1 of 2

"Think (About It)" by Lyn Collins

was sampled on

"So Appalled" by Kanye West

1972

Lyn Collins

"Think (About It)"

Think (About It)

People Records

Prod. James Brown

2010

Kanye West

"So Appalled"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Think (About It)" by Lyn Collins

was sampled on

"Lost in the World" by Kanye West

1972

Lyn Collins

"Think (About It)"

Think (About It)

People Records

Prod. James Brown

2010

Kanye West

"Lost in the World"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr. 2

1 of 2

"Nothing Can Stop Me" by Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr.

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Neva Gonna Stop Me" by The Go-Getters

1976

Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr.

"Nothing Can Stop Me"

I Hope We Get to Love in Time

ABC Records

Prod. Don Davis

1999

The Go-Getters

"Neva Gonna Stop Me"

World Record Holders

Not Available

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Nothing Can Stop Me" by Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr.

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Neva Gonna Stop Me" by The Go-Getters

1976

Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr.

"Nothing Can Stop Me"

I Hope We Get to Love in Time

ABC Records

Prod. Don Davis

1999

The Go-Getters

"Neva Gonna Stop Me"

World Record Holders

Not Available

Prod. Kanye West

Max Romeo 2

1 of 2

"I Chase The Devil" by Max Romeo

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Lucifer" by Jay-Z

1976

Max Romeo

"I Chase The Devil"

War ina Babylon

Island Records

Prod. Lee "Scratch" Perry

2003

Jay-Z

"Lucifer"

The Black Album

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"I Chase The Devil" by Max Romeo

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Lucifer" by Jay-Z

1976

Max Romeo

"I Chase The Devil"

War ina Babylon

Island Records

Prod. Lee "Scratch" Perry

2003

Jay-Z

"Lucifer"

The Black Album

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Nancy Sinatra 2

1 of 2

"Up, Up and Away" by Nancy Sinatra

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Wouldn't You Like to Ride" by Malik Yusef

1968

Nancy Sinatra

"Up, Up and Away"

Movin' with Nancy

Reprise Records

Prod. Lee Hazlewood

2003

Malik Yusef

"Wouldn't You Like to Ride"

The Great Chicago Fire: A Cold Day in Hell

Nice Tunes Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Up, Up and Away" by Nancy Sinatra

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Wouldn't You Like to Ride" by Malik Yusef

1968

Nancy Sinatra

"Up, Up and Away"

Movin' with Nancy

Reprise Records

Prod. Lee Hazlewood

2003

Malik Yusef

"Wouldn't You Like to Ride"

The Great Chicago Fire: A Cold Day in Hell

Nice Tunes Records

Prod. Kanye West

Natalie Cole 2

1 of 2

"Someone That I Used to Love" by Natalie Cole

was sampled on

"Wake Up Mr. West" by Kanye West

1980

Natalie Cole

"Someone That I Used to Love"

Don't Look Back

Capitol Records

Prod. Marvin Yancy

2005

Kanye West

"Wake Up Mr. West"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Someone That I Used to Love" by Natalie Cole

was sampled on

"Heard 'Em Say" by Kanye West

1980

Natalie Cole

"Someone That I Used to Love"

Don't Look Back

Capitol Records

Prod. Marvin Yancy

2005

Kanye West

"Heard 'Em Say"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Nelly 2

1 of 2

"E.I." by Nelly

was sampled on

"30 Hours" by Kanye West

2000

Nelly

"E.I."

Country Grammar

Universal Records

Prod. Jason Epperson

2016

Kanye West

"30 Hours"

The Life of Pablo

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Hot In Here" by Nelly

was sampled on

"30 Hours" by Kanye West

2002

Nelly

"Hot In Here"

Nellyville

Universal Records

Prod. The Neptunes

2016

Kanye West

"30 Hours"

The Life of Pablo

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

Norman Connors 2

1 of 2

"Invitation" by Norman Connors

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Brown Sugar (Fine)" by Mos Def

1979

Norman Connors

"Invitation"

Invitation

Buddah Records

Prod. Norman Connors

2002

Mos Def

"Brown Sugar (Fine)"

Brown Sugar (Soundtrack)

MCA Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Invitation" by Norman Connors

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Brown Sugar (Fine)" by Mos Def

1979

Norman Connors

"Invitation"

Invitation

Buddah Records

Prod. Norman Connors

2002

Mos Def

"Brown Sugar (Fine)"

Brown Sugar (Soundtrack)

MCA Records

Prod. Kanye West

Ohio Players 2

1 of 2

"Pride and Vanity" by Ohio Players

was sampled by Kanye West on

"My Life" by Fabolous

1972

Ohio Players

"Pride and Vanity"

Pleasure

Westbound Records

Prod. Ohio Players

2003

Fabolous

"My Life"

Street Dreams

Elektra Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Pride and Vanity" by Ohio Players

was sampled by Kanye West on

"My Life" by Fabolous

1972

Ohio Players

"Pride and Vanity"

Pleasure

Westbound Records

Prod. Ohio Players

2003

Fabolous

"My Life"

Street Dreams

Elektra Records

Prod. Kanye West

Otis Redding 2

1 of 2

"It's Too Late" by Otis Redding

was sampled on

"Gone" by Kanye West

1965

Otis Redding

"It's Too Late"

The Great Otis Redding Sings Soul Ballads

Atlantic Records

Prod. Jim Stewart

2005

Kanye West

"Gone"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Try a Little Tenderness" by Otis Redding

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Otis" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1966

Otis Redding

"Try a Little Tenderness"

Complete & Unbelievable: The Otis Redding Dictionary of Soul

Volt Records

Prod. Jim Stewart

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"Otis"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Pat Benatar 2

1 of 2

"Heartbreaker" by Pat Benatar

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Don't Mess With Me" by Lil' Kim

1979

Pat Benatar

"Heartbreaker"

In the Heat of the Night

Chrysalis Records

Prod. Mike Chapman

2000

Lil' Kim

"Don't Mess With Me"

The Notorious KIM

Queen Bee Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Heartbreaker" by Pat Benatar

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Don't Mess With Me" by Lil' Kim

1979

Pat Benatar

"Heartbreaker"

In the Heat of the Night

Chrysalis Records

Prod. Mike Chapman

2000

Lil' Kim

"Don't Mess With Me"

The Notorious KIM

Queen Bee Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

Prince 2

1 of 2

"If I Was Your Girlfriend" by Prince

was sampled by Kanye West on

"'03 Bonnie and Clyde" by Jay-Z

1987

Prince

"If I Was Your Girlfriend"

Sign o' the Times

Paisley Park

Prod. Prince

2002

Jay-Z

"'03 Bonnie and Clyde"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"If I Was Your Girlfriend" by Prince

was sampled by Kanye West on

"'03 Bonnie and Clyde" by Jay-Z

1987

Prince

"If I Was Your Girlfriend"

Sign o' the Times

Paisley Park

Prod. Prince

2002

Jay-Z

"'03 Bonnie and Clyde"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Queen 2

1 of 2

"We Are The Champions" by Queen

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Champions" by Dame Dash

1977

Queen

"We Are The Champions"

News of the World

Elektra Records

Prod. Queen

2002

Dame Dash

"Champions"

Paid in Full (Soundtrack)

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"We Are The Champions" by Queen

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Champions" by Dame Dash

1977

Queen

"We Are The Champions"

News of the World

Elektra Records

Prod. Queen

2002

Dame Dash

"Champions"

Paid in Full (Soundtrack)

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Roberta Flack 2

1 of 2

"Let's Stay Together" by Roberta Flack

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Where You Wanna Be" by Brandy

1994

Roberta Flack

"Let's Stay Together"

Roberta

Atlantic Records

Prod. Jerry Barnes

2004

Brandy

"Where You Wanna Be"

Afrodisiac

Atlantic Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Let's Stay Together" by Roberta Flack

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Where You Wanna Be" by Brandy

1994

Roberta Flack

"Let's Stay Together"

Roberta

Atlantic Records

Prod. Jerry Barnes

2004

Brandy

"Where You Wanna Be"

Afrodisiac

Atlantic Records

Prod. Kanye West

Roger Troutman 2

1 of 2

"I Want to Be Your Man" by Roger Troutman

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Let Me Tell You Something" by T.I.

1987

Roger Troutman

"I Want to Be Your Man"

Unlimited!

Reprise Records

Prod. Roger Troutman

2003

T.I.

"Let Me Tell You Something"

Trap Muzik

Grand Hustle

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"I Want to Be Your Man" by Roger Troutman

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Let Me Tell You Something" by T.I.

1987

Roger Troutman

"I Want to Be Your Man"

Unlimited!

Reprise Records

Prod. Roger Troutman

2003

T.I.

"Let Me Tell You Something"

Trap Muzik

Grand Hustle

Prod. Kanye West

Santana 2

1 of 2

"You Just Don't Care" by Santana

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Turn Out the Lights (Freewest)" by Freeway

1969

Santana

"You Just Don't Care"

Santana

Columbia Records

Prod. Santana

2003

Freeway

"Turn Out the Lights (Freewest)"

Philadelphia Freeway

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"You Just Don't Care" by Santana

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Turn Out the Lights (Freewest)" by Freeway

1969

Santana

"You Just Don't Care"

Santana

Columbia Records

Prod. Santana

2003

Freeway

"Turn Out the Lights (Freewest)"

Philadelphia Freeway

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

Shadow 2

1 of 2

"I Can't Keep Holding Back (My Love)" by Shadow

was sampled by Kanye West on

"City of Hustlas" by Infamous Syndicate

1980

Shadow

"I Can't Keep Holding Back (My Love)"

Shadow

Elektra Records

Prod. Leon Ware

1999

Infamous Syndicate

"City of Hustlas"

Changing The Game

Relativity Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"I Can't Keep Holding Back (My Love)" by Shadow

was sampled by Kanye West on

"City of Hustlas" by Infamous Syndicate

1980

Shadow

"I Can't Keep Holding Back (My Love)"

Shadow

Elektra Records

Prod. Leon Ware

1999

Infamous Syndicate

"City of Hustlas"

Changing The Game

Relativity Records

Prod. Kanye West

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings 2

1 of 2

"The Dap Dip" by Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Brand New" by Rhymefest

2002

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings

"The Dap Dip"

Dap Dippin' with Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings

Daptone Records

Prod. Bosco Mann

2006

Rhymefest

"Brand New"

Blue Collar

J Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 2

"Pick It Up, Lay It in the Cut" by Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Brand New" by Rhymefest