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1954 1

1 of 1

"I Got a Woman" by Ray Charles

was sampled on

"Gold Digger" by Kanye West

1954

Ray Charles

"I Got a Woman"

Ray Charles

Atlantic Records

Prod. Jerry Wexler

2005

Kanye West

"Gold Digger"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

1956 1

1 of 1

"Get Me to the Church on Time" by Stanley Holloway

was sampled by Kanye West on

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

1956

Stanley Holloway

"Get Me to the Church on Time"

My Fair Lady Soundtrack

Columbia Masterworks

Prod. Frederick Loewe

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"The Morning"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

1959 5

1 of 5

"Baptizing Scene" by Reverend W.A. Donaldson

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Niggas in Paris" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1959

Reverend W.A. Donaldson

"Baptizing Scene"

Sounds of the South

Atlantic Records

Prod. Not Available

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"Niggas in Paris"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 5

"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

3 of 5

"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

4 of 5

"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

5 of 5

"Sweet Nothin's" by Brenda Lee

was sampled on

"Bound 2" by Kanye West

1959

Brenda Lee

"Sweet Nothin's"

Sweet Nothin's / Weep No More My Baby

Decca Records

Prod. Owen Bradley

2013

Kanye West

"Bound 2"

Yeezus

Def Jam Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

1962 1

1 of 1

"Nothing Can Change This Love" by Sam Cooke

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Food " by Common

1962

Sam Cooke

"Nothing Can Change This Love"

Mr. Soul

RCA Records

Prod. Hugo & Luigi

2005

Common

"The Food "

Be

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

1963 1

1 of 1

"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

1964 1

1 of 1

"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

1965 8

1 of 8

"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 8

"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 8

"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

4 of 8

"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

5 of 8

"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

6 of 8

"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

7 of 8

"People Get Ready" by The Impressions

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Bang Along" by The Game

1965

The Impressions

"People Get Ready"

People Get Ready

ABC Records

Prod. Johnny Pate

2011

The Game

"Bang Along"

Made in America (Mixtape)

None

Prod. Kanye West

8 of 8

"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

1966 2

1 of 2

"She's My Baby" by The Mojo Men

was sampled on

"Hell of a Life" by Kanye West

1966

The Mojo Men

"She's My Baby"

She's My Baby / Do The Hanky Panky

Reprise Records

Prod. Not Available

2010

Kanye West

"Hell of a Life"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

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

1967 4

1 of 4

"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 4

"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 4

"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

4 of 4

"Different Strokes" by Syl Johnson

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Joy" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1967

Syl Johnson

"Different Strokes"

Sorry Bout Dat / Different Strokes

Twilight Records

Prod. 3 J's

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"The Joy"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

1968 16

1 of 16

"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 16

"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

3 of 16

"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

4 of 16

"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

5 of 16

"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

6 of 16

"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

7 of 16

"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

8 of 16

"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

9 of 16

"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

10 of 16

"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

11 of 16

"You Showed Me" by The Turtles

was sampled on

"Gorgeous" by Kanye West

1968

The Turtles

"You Showed Me"

The Turtles Present the Battle of the Bands

White Whale Records

Prod. Chip Douglas

2010

Kanye West

"Gorgeous"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

12 of 16

"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

13 of 16

"(You) Got What I Need" by Freddie Scott

was sampled on

"Good Friday" by Kanye West

1968

Freddie Scott

"(You) Got What I Need"

(You) Got What I Need / Powerful Love

Shout Records

Prod. Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff

2010

Kanye West

"Good Friday"

G.O.O.D Friday Series

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

14 of 16

"Sunshine Help Me" by Spooky Tooth

was sampled by Kanye West on

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

1968

Spooky Tooth

"Sunshine Help Me"

It's All About

Island Records

Prod. Jimmy Miller

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"No Church in the Wild"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

15 of 16

"Much Better Off" by Smokey Robinson and The Miracles

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Jukebox Joints" by A$AP Rocky

1968

Smokey Robinson and The Miracles

"Much Better Off"

Special Occasion

Tamla Records

Prod. Smokey Robinson

2015

A$AP Rocky

"Jukebox Joints"

At.Long.Last.A$AP

A$AP Worldwide

Prod. Kanye West

16 of 16

"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

1969 33

1 of 33

"I Want You Back" by The Jackson 5

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Izzo (H.O.V.A.)" by Jay-Z

1969

The Jackson 5

"I Want You Back"

Diana Ross Presents The Jackson 5

Motown Records

Prod. Berry Gordy

2001

Jay-Z

"Izzo (H.O.V.A.)"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 33

"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 33

"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

4 of 33

"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

5 of 33

"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

6 of 33

"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 33

"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 33

"Strung Out" by William Bell and Mavis Staples

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Down and Out" by Cam'ron

1969

William Bell and Mavis Staples

"Strung Out"

Boy Meets Girl

Stax Records

Prod. Not Available

2004

Cam'ron

"Down and Out"

Purple Haze

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

9 of 33

"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

10 of 33

"I Want You Back" by The Jackson 5

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Izzo (H.O.V.A.)" by Jay-Z

1969

The Jackson 5

"I Want You Back"

Diana Ross Presents The Jackson 5

Motown Records

Prod. Berry Gordy

2001

Jay-Z

"Izzo (H.O.V.A.)"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

11 of 33

"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

12 of 33

"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

13 of 33

"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

14 of 33

"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

15 of 33

"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

16 of 33

"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

17 of 33

"Strung Out" by William Bell and Mavis Staples

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Down and Out" by Cam'ron

1969

William Bell and Mavis Staples

"Strung Out"

Boy Meets Girl

Stax Records

Prod. Not Available

2004

Cam'ron

"Down and Out"

Purple Haze

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

18 of 33

"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

19 of 33

"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

20 of 33

"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

21 of 33

"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

22 of 33

"Catavento" by Milton Nascimento

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Don't Forget 'Em" by Consequence

1969

Milton Nascimento

"Catavento"

Courage

A&M Records

Prod. Creed Taylor

2007

Consequence

"Don't Forget 'Em"

Don't Quit Your Day Job!

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

23 of 33

"By The Time I Get To Phoenix" by Dorothy Ashby

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Start The Show" by Common

1969

Dorothy Ashby

"By The Time I Get To Phoenix"

Dorothy's Harp

Cadet Records

Prod. Richard Evans

2007

Common

"Start The Show"

Finding Forever

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

24 of 33

"Lonesome Mood" by The Friends of Distinction

was sampled by Kanye West on

"In The Mood" by Talib Kweli

1969

The Friends of Distinction

"Lonesome Mood"

Grazin'

RCA Records

Prod. John Florez

2007

Talib Kweli

"In The Mood"

Eardrum

Blacksmith Music

Prod. Kanye West

25 of 33

"If This World Were Mine" by The Bar-Kays

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Live Fast, Die Young" by Rick Ross

1969

The Bar-Kays

"If This World Were Mine"

Gotta Groove

Volt Records

Prod. Allen Jones

2010

Rick Ross

"Live Fast, Die Young"

Teflon Don

Maybach Music Group

Prod. Kanye West

26 of 33

"21st Century Schizoid Man" by King Crimson

was sampled on

"Power" by Kanye West

1969

King Crimson

"21st Century Schizoid Man"

In the Court of the Crimson King

Island Records

Prod. King Crimson

2010

Kanye West

"Power"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

27 of 33

"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

28 of 33

"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

29 of 33

"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

30 of 33

"...3 Minutes 45 Seconds and Counting…" by Jack King

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Lift Off" by Jay-Z and Kanye West

1969

Jack King

"...3 Minutes 45 Seconds and Counting…"

Apollo 11 Moon Landing

Pearl Records

Prod. Stephen Sykes

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"Lift Off"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

31 of 33

"Năo Identificado" by Gal Costa

was sampled by Kanye West on

"On My Own" by Consequence

1969

Gal Costa

"Năo Identificado"

Gal Costa

Phillips Records

Prod. Manuel Barenbein

2011

Consequence

"On My Own"

Movies on Demand 3

None

Prod. Kanye West

32 of 33

"Precious Memories" by Carla Thomas

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Dreamin’ of Your Love 2012" by Tony Williams

1969

Carla Thomas

"Precious Memories"

Memphis Queen

Stax Records

Prod. Not Available

2012

Tony Williams

"Dreamin’ of Your Love 2012"

King or the Fool

The High Society Records

Prod. Kanye West

33 of 33

"Gyöngyhajú Lány" by Omega

was sampled on

"New Slaves" by Kanye West

1969

Omega

"Gyöngyhajú Lány"

10000 Lépés

Qualiton Records

Prod. Presser Gábor

2013

Kanye West

"New Slaves"

Yeezus

Def Jam Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

1970 27

1 of 27

"After All" by The Marvelettes

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Poppin' Tags" by Jay-Z

1970

The Marvelettes

"After All"

The Return of the Marvelettes

Motown Records

Prod. Smokey Robinson

2002

Jay-Z

"Poppin' Tags"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

2 of 27

"(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 27

"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 27

"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

5 of 27

"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

6 of 27

"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

7 of 27

"After All" by The Marvelettes

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Poppin' Tags" by Jay-Z

1970

The Marvelettes

"After All"

The Return of the Marvelettes

Motown Records

Prod. Smokey Robinson

2002

Jay-Z

"Poppin' Tags"

The Blueprint2: The Gift & The Curse

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

8 of 27

"(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

9 of 27

"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

10 of 27

"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

11 of 27

"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

12 of 27

"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

13 of 27

"Candy Maker" by Tommy James and the Shondells

was sampled on

"Heard 'Em Say" by Kanye West

1970

Tommy James and the Shondells

"Candy Maker"

Travelin'

Roulette Records

Prod. Bob King

2005

Kanye West

"Heard 'Em Say"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

14 of 27

"I'll Erase Away Your Pain" by The Whatnauts

was sampled on

"Late" by Kanye West

1970

The Whatnauts

"I'll Erase Away Your Pain"

Introducing the Whatnauts

Stang Records

Prod. George Kerr

2005

Kanye West

"Late"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

15 of 27

"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

16 of 27

"The Interim" by Diana Ross

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Still Dreaming" by Nas

1970

Diana Ross

"The Interim"

Diana Ross

Motown Records

Prod. Nickolas Ashford & Valerie Simpson

2006

Nas

"Still Dreaming"

Hip Hop Is Dead

Ill Will Records

Prod. Kanye West

17 of 27

"You've Made Me So Very Happy" by Lou Rawls

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Grammy Family" by Consequence

1970

Lou Rawls

"You've Made Me So Very Happy"

You've Made Me So Very Happy

Capitol Records

Prod. David Axelrod

2007

Consequence

"Grammy Family"

Don't Quit Your Day Job!

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

18 of 27

"Tezeta" by Seyfu Yohannes

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Game" by Common

1970

Seyfu Yohannes

"Tezeta"

Ethiopiques 1: Golden Years of Modern Ethiopian Music

Buda Musique Records

Prod. Amha Eshete

2007

Common

"The Game"

Finding Forever

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

19 of 27

"Wake the Town" by U-Roy

was sampled on

"Good Night" by Kanye West

1970

U-Roy

"Wake the Town"

Wake the Town

Rhino Records

Prod. Duke Reid

2007

Kanye West

"Good Night"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

20 of 27

"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

21 of 27

"Dernier Domicile Connu" by Francois de Roubaix

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Mr. Rager" by Kid Cudi

1970

Francois de Roubaix

"Dernier Domicile Connu"

Dernier Domicile Connu

Barclay Records

Prod. Not Available

2010

Kid Cudi

"Mr. Rager"

Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

22 of 27

"Stud-Spider" by Tony Joe White

was sampled on

"Hell of a Life" by Kanye West

1970

Tony Joe White

"Stud-Spider"

Tony Joe

Monument Records

Prod. Billy Swan

2010

Kanye West

"Hell of a Life"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

23 of 27

"Iron Man" by Black Sabbath

was sampled on

"Hell of a Life" by Kanye West

1970

Black Sabbath

"Iron Man"

Paranoid

Vertigo Records

Prod. Rodger Bain

2010

Kanye West

"Hell of a Life"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

24 of 27

"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

25 of 27

"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

26 of 27

"E.V.A." by Jean-Jacques Perrey

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Lunch Money" by Pusha T

1970

Jean-Jacques Perrey

"E.V.A."

Moog Indigo

Vanguard Records

Prod. Ed Friedner

2014

Pusha T

"Lunch Money"

TBD

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

27 of 27

"(I Know) I'm Losing You" by Rare Earth

was sampled on

"Fade" by Kanye West

1970

Rare Earth

"(I Know) I'm Losing You"

Ecology

Motown Records

Prod. Norman Whitfield

2016

Kanye West

"Fade"

The Life of Pablo

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

1971 27

1 of 27

"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 27

"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

3 of 27

"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

4 of 27

"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

5 of 27

"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

6 of 27

"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

7 of 27

"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

8 of 27

"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

9 of 27

"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

10 of 27

"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

11 of 27

"What It Is?" by The Temptations

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Corner" by Common

1971

The Temptations

"What It Is?"

Solid Rock

Motown Records

Prod. Norman Whitfield

2005

Common

"The Corner"

Be

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

12 of 27

"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

13 of 27

"Diamonds Are Forever" by Shirley Bassey

was sampled on

"Diamonds From Sierra Leone" by Kanye West

1971

Shirley Bassey

"Diamonds Are Forever"

Diamonds Are Forever Soundtrack

EMI Records

Prod. Frank Collura

2005

Kanye West

"Diamonds From Sierra Leone"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

14 of 27

"It's Impossible" by The New Birth

was sampled on

"Impossible" by Kanye West

1971

The New Birth

"It's Impossible"

Ain't No Big Thing, But It's Growing

RCA Records

Prod. Harvey Fuqua

2006

Kanye West

"Impossible"

Mission: Impossible III Soundtrack

Varese Sarabande

Prod. Kanye West

15 of 27

"Smiling Faces Sometimes" by The Undisputed Truth

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Supa" by Fabolous

1971

The Undisputed Truth

"Smiling Faces Sometimes"

The Undisputed Truth

Motown Records

Prod. Norman Whitfield

2007

Fabolous

"Supa"

From Nothin' to Somethin

Desert Storm Records

Prod. Kanye West

16 of 27

"Love Has Fallen On Me" by The New Rotary Connection

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Drivin' Me Wild" by Common

1971

The New Rotary Connection

"Love Has Fallen On Me"

Hey, Love

Cadet Concept Records

Prod. Charles Stepney

2007

Common

"Drivin' Me Wild"

Finding Forever

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

17 of 27

"If There's a Will, There's a Way" by Don Covay

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Southside" by Common

1971

Don Covay

"If There's a Will, There's a Way"

Different Strokes for Different Folks

Janus Records

Prod. Not Available

2007

Common

"Southside"

Finding Forever

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

18 of 27

"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

19 of 27

"River" by Joni Mitchell

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Fuck the Money" by B.o.B.

1971

Joni Mitchell

"River"

Blue

Reprise Records

Prod. Joni Mitchell

2010

B.o.B.

"Fuck the Money"

May 25th

Grand Hustle Records

Prod. Kanye West

20 of 27

"Expo '83" by The Backyard Heavies

was sampled on

"Runaway" by Kanye West

1971

The Backyard Heavies

"Expo '83"

Soul Junction / Expo 83

Scepter Records

Prod. Roger Branch

2010

Kanye West

"Runaway"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

21 of 27

"Seven Steps to Nowhere" by L.A. Carnival

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Woopty Doo" by Cyhi Da Prynce

1971

L.A. Carnival

"Seven Steps to Nowhere"

Would Like to Pose a Question

Pacific Avenue Records

Prod. Lester Abrams

2011

Cyhi Da Prynce

"Woopty Doo"

Royal Flush 2

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

22 of 27

"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

23 of 27

"Telephone Girl" by Assagai

was sampled by Kanye West on

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

1971

Assagai

"Telephone Girl"

Assagai

Vertigo Records

Prod. Dave Watson

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"That’s My Bitch"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

24 of 27

"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

25 of 27

"Double Barrel" by Dave & Ansel Collins

was sampled by Kanye West on

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

1971

Dave & Ansel Collins

"Double Barrel"

Double Barrel

Techniques Records

Prod. Winston Riley

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"The One"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

26 of 27

"Bound" by Ponderosa Twins Plus One

was sampled on

"Bound 2" by Kanye West

1971

Ponderosa Twins Plus One

"Bound"

2+2+1 = Ponderosa Twins Plus One

Horoscope Records

Prod. Bobby Massey

2013

Kanye West

"Bound 2"

Yeezus

Def Jam Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

27 of 27

"Mr. Big Stuff" by Jean Knight

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Who Do We Think We Are" by John Legend

1971

Jean Knight

"Mr. Big Stuff"

Mr. Big Stuff

Stax Records

Prod. Wardell Quezergue

2013

John Legend

"Who Do We Think We Are"

Love in the Future

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

1972 46

1 of 46

"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 46

"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

3 of 46

"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

4 of 46

"Hey Love" by The Delfonics

was sampled by Kanye West on

"You're All Alone" by The Madd Rapper

1972

The Delfonics

"Hey Love"

Tell Me This Is a Dream

Philly Groove Records

Prod. Thom Bell

2000

The Madd Rapper

"You're All Alone"

Tell 'Em Why U Madd

Columbia Records

Prod. Kanye West

5 of 46

"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

6 of 46

"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

7 of 46

"Fonky Thang" by The Dells

was sampled on

"Family Business" by Kanye West

1972

The Dells

"Fonky Thang"

Sweet as Funk Can Be

Cadet Records

Prod. Charles Stepney

2004

Kanye West

"Family Business"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

8 of 46

"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

9 of 46

"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

10 of 46

"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

11 of 46

"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

12 of 46

"Hey Love" by The Delfonics

was sampled by Kanye West on

"You're All Alone" by The Madd Rapper

1972

The Delfonics

"Hey Love"

Tell Me This Is a Dream

Philly Groove Records

Prod. Thom Bell

2000

The Madd Rapper

"You're All Alone"

Tell 'Em Why U Madd

Columbia Records

Prod. Kanye West

13 of 46

"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

14 of 46

"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

15 of 46

"Fonky Thang" by The Dells

was sampled on

"Family Business" by Kanye West

1972

The Dells

"Fonky Thang"

Sweet as Funk Can Be

Cadet Records

Prod. Charles Stepney

2004

Kanye West

"Family Business"

The College Dropout

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

16 of 46

"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

17 of 46

"Old Smokey" by Linda Lewis

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Go" by Common

1972

Linda Lewis

"Old Smokey"

Lark

Reprise Records

Prod. Linda Lewis

2005

Common

"Go"

Be

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

18 of 46

"Innocent 'Til Proven Guilty" by Honey Cone

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Testify" by Common

1972

Honey Cone

"Innocent 'Til Proven Guilty"

Love, Peace & Soul

Hot Wax

Prod. Not Available

2005

Common

"Testify"

Be

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

19 of 46

"Today Won't Come Again" by Donal Leace

was sampled on

"Hey Mama" by Kanye West

1972

Donal Leace

"Today Won't Come Again"

Donal Leace

Atlantic Records

Prod. Roberta Flack

2005

Kanye West

"Hey Mama"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

20 of 46

"Silly, Wasn't I" by Valerie Simpson

was sampled by Kanye West on

"A Time To See" by Czar Nok

1972

Valerie Simpson

"Silly, Wasn't I"

Valerie Simpson

Motown Records

Prod. Ashford & Simpson

2005

Czar Nok

"A Time To See"

That One Way

Capitol Records

Prod. Kanye West

21 of 46

"Heaven Only Knows" by Monk Higgins

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Heaven" by John Legend

1972

Monk Higgins

"Heaven Only Knows"

Little Mama

United Artists Records

Prod. Larry Maxwell

2006

John Legend

"Heaven"

Once Again

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

22 of 46

"Sweet Life (Live at Carnegie Hall)" by Barry Manilow

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Rollin'" by The Game

1972

Barry Manilow

"Sweet Life (Live at Carnegie Hall)"

The Complete Collection and Then Some…

Arista Records

Prod. Barry Manilow

2006

The Game

"Rollin'"

The Black Wall Street Journal Volume 1

None

Prod. Kanye West

23 of 46

"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

24 of 46

"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

25 of 46

"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

26 of 46

"Black Maybe" by Syreeta

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Black Maybe" by Common

1972

Syreeta

"Black Maybe"

Syreeta

Motown Records

Prod. Stevie Wonder

2007

Common

"Black Maybe"

Finding Forever

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

27 of 46

"Scrabble" by Rene Costy & His Orchestra

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Black Maybe" by Common

1972

Rene Costy & His Orchestra

"Scrabble"

Chappell Mood Music Vol. 26

Chappell Records

Prod. Not Available

2007

Common

"Black Maybe"

Finding Forever

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

28 of 46

"She's Leaving Home" by Syreeta

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Forever Begins" by Common

1972

Syreeta

"She's Leaving Home"

Syreeta

Motown Records

Prod. Stevie Wonder

2007

Common

"Forever Begins"

Finding Forever

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

29 of 46

"My Song" by Labi Siffre

was sampled on

"I Wonder" by Kanye West

1972

Labi Siffre

"My Song"

Crying Laughing Loving Lying

Pye Records

Prod. Labi Siffre

2007

Kanye West

"I Wonder"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

30 of 46

"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

31 of 46

"Sing Swan Song" by Can

was sampled on

"Drunk and Hot Girls" by Kanye West

1972

Can

"Sing Swan Song"

Ege Bamyasi

United Artists Records

Prod. Can

2007

Kanye West

"Drunk and Hot Girls"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

32 of 46

"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

33 of 46

"Bittersweet" by Chairmen of the Board

was sampled on

"Bittersweet Poetry" by Kanye West

1972

Chairmen of the Board

"Bittersweet"

Bittersweet

Invictus Records

Prod. General Johnson

2007

Kanye West

"Bittersweet Poetry"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

34 of 46

"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

35 of 46

"Mad Mad Ivy" by Gladdy's Allstars

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Already Home" by Jay-Z

1972

Gladdy's Allstars

"Mad Mad Ivy"

It May Sound Silly

Moodisc Records

Prod. Harry Mudie

2009

Jay-Z

"Already Home"

The Blueprint 3

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

36 of 46

"Une Nuit Sur Ton Epaule" by Veronique Sanson

was sampled by Kanye West on

"History" by Jay-Z

1972

Veronique Sanson

"Une Nuit Sur Ton Epaule"

De L'autre Cote De Mon Reve

Elektra Records

Prod. Michel Berger

2009

Jay-Z

"History"

More Than a Game Soundtrack

Zone 4 Records

Prod. Kanye West

37 of 46

"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

38 of 46

"Soul Makossa" by Manu Dibango

was sampled on

"Lost in the World" by Kanye West

1972

Manu Dibango

"Soul Makossa"

Soul Makossa

Atlantic Records

Prod. Manu Dibango

2010

Kanye West

"Lost in the World"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

39 of 46

"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

40 of 46

"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

41 of 46

"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

42 of 46

"I Could Never Be Happy" by The Emotions

was sampled on

"White Dress" by Kanye West

1972

The Emotions

"I Could Never Be Happy"

I Could Never Be Happy / I've Fallen in Love

Volt Records

Prod. Carl Hampton

2012

Kanye West

"White Dress"

The Man With the Iron Fists Soundtrack

Soul Temple Entertainment

Prod. Kanye West

43 of 46

"Are Zindagi Hai Khel" by R.D. Burman

was sampled on

"I Am a God" by Kanye West

1972

R.D. Burman

"Are Zindagi Hai Khel"

Seeta Aur Geeta

Odeon Records

Prod. Not Available

2013

Kanye West

"I Am a God"

Yeezus

Def Jam Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

44 of 46

"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

45 of 46

"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

46 of 46

"Doa Untuk Kekasih" by Rasela

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Jukebox Joints" by A$AP Rocky

1972

Rasela

"Doa Untuk Kekasih"

Rasela Volume 1

Indah Records

Prod. Not Available

2015

A$AP Rocky

"Jukebox Joints"

At.Long.Last.A$AP

A$AP Worldwide

Prod. Kanye West

1973 24

1 of 24

"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 24

"Trying Girls Out" by The Persuaders

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Girls, Girls, Girls (Remix)" by Jay-Z

1973

The Persuaders

"Trying Girls Out"

The Persuaders

Atlantic Records

Prod. Not Available

2001

Jay-Z

"Girls, Girls, Girls (Remix)"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 24

"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

4 of 24

"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

5 of 24

"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

6 of 24

"Trying Girls Out" by The Persuaders

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Girls, Girls, Girls (Remix)" by Jay-Z

1973

The Persuaders

"Trying Girls Out"

The Persuaders

Atlantic Records

Prod. Not Available

2001

Jay-Z

"Girls, Girls, Girls (Remix)"

The Blueprint

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

7 of 24

"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

8 of 24

"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

9 of 24

"Betcha By Golly Wow" by Ramsey Lewis

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Stay the Night" by Mariah Carey

1973

Ramsey Lewis

"Betcha By Golly Wow"

Funky Serenity

Columbia Records

Prod. Ramsey Lewis

2005

Mariah Carey

"Stay the Night"

The Emancipation of Mimi

Island Def Jam

Prod. Kanye West

10 of 24

"You Make the Sun Shine" by The Temprees

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Corner" by Common

1973

The Temprees

"You Make the Sun Shine"

Love Maze

Stax Records

Prod. Jo Bridges

2005

Common

"The Corner"

Be

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

11 of 24

"I Never Had It So Good (And Felt So Bad)" by The Chi-Lites

was sampled by Kanye West on

"The Food " by Common

1973

The Chi-Lites

"I Never Had It So Good (And Felt So Bad)"

Chi-Lites

Brunswick Records

Prod. Eugene Record

2005

Common

"The Food "

Be

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

12 of 24

"Ghetto Child" by Ahmad Jamal

was sampled by Kanye West on

"They Say" by Common

1973

Ahmad Jamal

"Ghetto Child"

73

20th Century Records

Prod. Ahmad Jamal

2005

Common

"They Say"

Be

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

13 of 24

"Wildflower" by Hank Crawford

was sampled on

"Drive Slow" by Kanye West

1973

Hank Crawford

"Wildflower"

Wildflower

Kudu Records

Prod. Creed Taylor

2005

Kanye West

"Drive Slow"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

14 of 24

"Will You Love Me Tomorrow?" by Smokey Robinson

was sampled on

"Devil in a New Dress" by Kanye West

1973

Smokey Robinson

"Will You Love Me Tomorrow?"

Smokey

Tamla Records

Prod. Smokey Robinson

2010

Kanye West

"Devil in a New Dress"

My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

15 of 24

"Living Together Is Keeping Us Apart" by Clarence Reid

was sampled on

"Christian Dior Denim Flow" by Kanye West

1973

Clarence Reid

"Living Together Is Keeping Us Apart"

Running Water

Alston Records

Prod. Steve Alaimo and Willie Clarke

2010

Kanye West

"Christian Dior Denim Flow"

G.O.O.D Friday Series

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

16 of 24

"Apache" by Incredible Bongo Band

was sampled by Kanye West on

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

1973

Incredible Bongo Band

"Apache"

Bongo Rock

Pride Records

Prod. Michael Viner

2011

Jay-Z and Kanye West

"That’s My Bitch"

Watch the Throne

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

17 of 24

"Synthetic Substitution" by Melvin Bliss

was sampled by Kanye West on

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

1973

Melvin Bliss

"Synthetic Substitution"

Reward / Synthetic Substitution

Sunburst Records

Prod. Herb Rooney

2012

G.O.O.D. Music

"New God Flow"

Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

18 of 24

"You're Getting a Little Too Smart" by Detroit Emeralds

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Open Your Eyes" by John Legend

1973

Detroit Emeralds

"You're Getting a Little Too Smart"

I'm in Love With You

Westbound Records

Prod. Katouzzion

2013

John Legend

"Open Your Eyes"

Love in the Future

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

19 of 24

"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

20 of 24

"(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

21 of 24

"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

22 of 24

"Konklusjon" by Good News

was sampled by Kanye West on

"M.P.A." by Pusha T

1973

Good News

"Konklusjon"

S/T

Joy Records

Prod. Not Available

2015

Pusha T

"M.P.A."

King Push - Darkest Before Dawn: The Prelude

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

23 of 24

"Mi Sono Svegliato E... Ho Chiuso Gli Occhi" by Il Rovescio Della Medaglia

was sampled on

"Famous" by Kanye West

1973

Il Rovescio Della Medaglia

"Mi Sono Svegliato E... Ho Chiuso Gli Occhi"

Contaminazione

RCA Records

Prod. Luis Enriquez Bacalov

2016

Kanye West

"Famous"

The Life of Pablo

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

24 of 24

"Joy" by Isaac Hayes

was sampled on

"30 Hours" by Kanye West

1973

Isaac Hayes

"Joy"

Joy

Stax Records

Prod. Isaac Hayes

2016

Kanye West

"30 Hours"

The Life of Pablo

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

1974 32

1 of 32

"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 32

"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

3 of 32

"Since We Said Goodbye" by The Counts

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Just You And I" by Made Men

1974

The Counts

"Since We Said Goodbye"

Funk Pump

Aware Records

Prod. James McDuffie

1999

Made Men

"Just You And I"

Classic Limited Edition

Restless Records

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 32

"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

5 of 32

"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

6 of 32

"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

7 of 32

"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

8 of 32

"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

9 of 32

"Love Is Missing From Our Lives" by The Dells and The Dramatics

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Live It Up" by John Legend

1974

The Dells and The Dramatics

"Love Is Missing From Our Lives"

The Dells vs. The Dramatics

Cadet Records

Prod. Tony Hester

2004

John Legend

"Live It Up"

Get Lifted

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

10 of 32

"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

11 of 32

"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

12 of 32

"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

13 of 32

"Since We Said Goodbye" by The Counts

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Just You And I" by Made Men

1974

The Counts

"Since We Said Goodbye"

Funk Pump

Aware Records

Prod. James McDuffie

1999

Made Men

"Just You And I"

Classic Limited Edition

Restless Records

Prod. Kanye West

14 of 32

"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

15 of 32

"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

16 of 32

"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

17 of 32

"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

18 of 32

"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

19 of 32

"Love Is Missing From Our Lives" by The Dells and The Dramatics

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Live It Up" by John Legend

1974

The Dells and The Dramatics

"Love Is Missing From Our Lives"

The Dells vs. The Dramatics

Cadet Records

Prod. Tony Hester

2004

John Legend

"Live It Up"

Get Lifted

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

20 of 32

"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

21 of 32

"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

22 of 32

"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

23 of 32

"Sideshow" by Blue Magic

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Bulls-Eye" by Syleena Johnson

1974

Blue Magic

"Sideshow"

Blue Magic

ATCO Records

Prod. Norman Harris

2005

Syleena Johnson

"Bulls-Eye"

Chapter 3: The Flesh

Jive Records

Prod. Kanye West

24 of 32

"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

25 of 32

"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

26 of 32

"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

27 of 32

"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

28 of 32

"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

29 of 32

"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

30 of 32

"Snowflakes Are Dancing" by Isao Tomita

was sampled on

"Blood on the Leaves" by Kanye West

1974

Isao Tomita

"Snowflakes Are Dancing"

Snowflakes Are Dancing

RCA Red Seal Records

Prod. Plasma Music

2013

Kanye West

"Blood on the Leaves"

Yeezus

Def Jam Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

31 of 32

"Shake Your Booty" by Bunny Sigler

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Numbers on the Boards" by Pusha T

1974

Bunny Sigler

"Shake Your Booty"

Keep Smilin'

Philadelphia International Records

Prod. Bunny Sigler

2013

Pusha T

"Numbers on the Boards"

My Name Is My Name

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

32 of 32

"Ghet-to Funk" by Duralcha

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Hold On" by Pusha T

1974

Duralcha

"Ghet-to Funk"

Jody Is Gone / Ghet-to Funk

Micro Tronics Sound

Prod. E. W. McCuller

2013

Pusha T

"Hold On"

My Name Is My Name

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

1975 29

1 of 29

"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 29

"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

3 of 29

"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

4 of 29

"Let Me Prove My Love To You" by The Main Ingredient

was sampled by Kanye West on

"You Don't Know My Name" by Alicia Keys

1975

The Main Ingredient

"Let Me Prove My Love To You"

Shame on the World

RCA Records

Prod. Cuba Gooding

2003

Alicia Keys

"You Don't Know My Name"

The Diary of Alicia Keys

J Records

Prod. Kanye West

5 of 29

"(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

6 of 29

"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

7 of 29

"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

8 of 29

"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

9 of 29

"Let's Do It Again" by The Staple Singers

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Number One" by John Legend

1975

The Staple Singers

"Let's Do It Again"

Let's Do It Again OST

Curtom Records

Prod. Curtis Mayfield

2004

John Legend

"Number One"

Get Lifted

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

10 of 29

"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

11 of 29

"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

12 of 29

"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

13 of 29

"Let Me Prove My Love To You" by The Main Ingredient

was sampled by Kanye West on

"You Don't Know My Name" by Alicia Keys

1975

The Main Ingredient

"Let Me Prove My Love To You"

Shame on the World

RCA Records

Prod. Cuba Gooding

2003

Alicia Keys

"You Don't Know My Name"

The Diary of Alicia Keys

J Records

Prod. Kanye West

14 of 29

"(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

15 of 29

"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

16 of 29

"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

17 of 29

"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

18 of 29

"Let's Do It Again" by The Staple Singers

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Number One" by John Legend

1975

The Staple Singers

"Let's Do It Again"

Let's Do It Again OST

Curtom Records

Prod. Curtis Mayfield

2004

John Legend

"Number One"

Get Lifted

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

19 of 29

"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

20 of 29

"Sweet Children" by Caesar Frazier

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Real People" by Common

1975

Caesar Frazier

"Sweet Children"

75

Westbound Records

Prod. Bob Porter

2005

Common

"Real People"

Be

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

21 of 29

"Feeling Tall" by The Crown Heights Affair

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Ghetto" by Smitty

1975

The Crown Heights Affair

"Feeling Tall"

Dreaming a Dream

De-Lite Records

Prod. Britt Britton

2006

Smitty

"Ghetto"

The Voice of the Ghetto

Counterflow Recordings

Prod. Kanye West

22 of 29

"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

23 of 29

"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

24 of 29

"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

25 of 29

"50 Ways to Leave Your Lover" by Paul Simon

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Forever Begins" by Common

1975

Paul Simon

"50 Ways to Leave Your Lover"

Still Crazy After All These Years

Still Crazy After All These Years

Prod. Paul Simon

2007

Common

"Forever Begins"

Finding Forever

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

26 of 29

"Someone Saved My Life Tonight" by Elton John

was sampled on

"Good Morning" by Kanye West

1975

Elton John

"Someone Saved My Life Tonight"

Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy

MCA Records

Prod. Gus Dudgeon

2007

Kanye West

"Good Morning"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

27 of 29

"Who Cares" by Tony Aiken & Future 2000

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Jukebox Joints" by A$AP Rocky

1975

Tony Aiken & Future 2000

"Who Cares"

Baby I'm for Real

Boom Shot Records

Prod. Chicano Sweet Soundz

2015

A$AP Rocky

"Jukebox Joints"

At.Long.Last.A$AP

A$AP Worldwide

Prod. Kanye West

28 of 29

"Talagh" by Googoosh

was sampled on

"Feedback" by Kanye West

1975

Googoosh

"Talagh"

Googoosh

Finders Keepers Records

Prod. Not Available

2016

Kanye West

"Feedback"

The Life of Pablo

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

29 of 29

"(I Know) I'm Losing You" by The Undisputed Truth

was sampled on

"Fade" by Kanye West

1975

The Undisputed Truth

"(I Know) I'm Losing You"

The Cosmic Truth

Motown Records

Prod. Norman Whitfield

2016

Kanye West

"Fade"

The Life of Pablo

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

1976 29

1 of 29

"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 29

"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 29

"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

4 of 29

"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

5 of 29

"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

6 of 29

"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

7 of 29

"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

8 of 29

"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

9 of 29

"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

10 of 29

"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

11 of 29

"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

12 of 29

"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

13 of 29

"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

14 of 29

"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

15 of 29

"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

16 of 29

"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

17 of 29

"Since I Found My Baby" by Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Chi-City" by Common

1976

Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose

"Since I Found My Baby"

Greatest Hits

United Artists Records

Prod. Not Available

2005

Common

"Chi-City"

Be

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

18 of 29

"My Life Is Loving You" by Rose Banks

was sampled on

"Bring Me Down" by Kanye West

1976

Rose Banks

"My Life Is Loving You"

Rose

Motown Records

Prod. Jeffrey Bowen

2005

Kanye West

"Bring Me Down"

Late Registration

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

19 of 29

"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

20 of 29

"I'd Find You Anywhere" by Creative Source

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Wouldn't Get Far" by The Game

1976

Creative Source

"I'd Find You Anywhere"

Consider the Source

Polydor Records

Prod. Brad Shapiro

2006

The Game

"Wouldn't Get Far"

The Doctor's Advocate

Geffen Records

Prod. Kanye West

21 of 29

"Take the Money and Run" by Steve Miller Band

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Let There Be Light" by Nas

1976

Steve Miller Band

"Take the Money and Run"

Fly Like an Eagle

Capitol Records

Prod. Steve Miller

2006

Nas

"Let There Be Light"

Hip Hop Is Dead

Ill Will Records

Prod. Kanye West

22 of 29

"Kid Charlemagne" by Steely Dan

was sampled on

"Champion" by Kanye West

1976

Steely Dan

"Kid Charlemagne"

The Royal Scam

ABC Records

Prod. Gary Katz

2007

Kanye West

"Champion"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

23 of 29

"Chicken Yellow" by Miami

was sampled on

"Good Night" by Kanye West

1976

Miami

"Chicken Yellow"

Hey Y'All We're Miami... The Party Freaks

Westside Records

Prod. Not Available

2007

Kanye West

"Good Night"

Graduation

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

24 of 29

"Someday in Athens" by The 4 Levels of Existence

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Run This Town" by Jay-Z

1976

The 4 Levels of Existence

"Someday in Athens"

The 4 Levels of Existence

Venus Records

Prod. Not Available

2009

Jay-Z

"Run This Town"

The Blueprint 3

Roc-A-Fella Records

Prod. Kanye West

25 of 29

"Uphill Peace of Mind" by Kid Dynamite

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Live Fast, Die Young" by Rick Ross

1976

Kid Dynamite

"Uphill Peace of Mind"

Kid Dynamite

Cream Records

Prod. Dick Thompson

2010

Rick Ross

"Live Fast, Die Young"

Teflon Don

Maybach Music Group

Prod. Kanye West

26 of 29

"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

27 of 29

"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

28 of 29

"Father I Stretch My Hands" by Pastor T. L. Barrett

was sampled on

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

1976

Pastor T. L. Barrett

"Father I Stretch My Hands"

Do Not Pass Me By

Gospel Roots Records

Prod. Reggie McEstland

2016

Kanye West

"Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1"

The Life of Pablo

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

29 of 29

"Suzie Thundertussy" by Junie Morrison

was sampled on

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

1976

Junie Morrison

"Suzie Thundertussy"

Suzie Super Groupie

Westbound Records

Prod. Junie Morrison

2016

Kanye West

"No More Parties In L.A."

The Life of Pablo

G.O.O.D. Music

Prod. Kanye West

1977 29

1 of 29

"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 29

"Sunrise" by The Originals

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Guess Who's Back" by Scarface

1977

The Originals

"Sunrise"

Down To Love Town

Motown Records

Prod. Michael B. Sutton

2002

Scarface

"Guess Who's Back"

The Fix

Def Jam South

Prod. Kanye West

3 of 29

"That Heaven Kind of Feeling" by The Dramatics

was sampled by Kanye West on

"Heaven" by Scarface

1977

The Dramatics

"That Heaven Kind of Feeling"

Shake It Well

ABC Records

Prod. Don Davis

2002

Scarface

"Heaven"

The Fix

Def Jam South

Prod. Kanye West

4 of 29

"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