What is sampled?

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Survival Of The Fittest (The Headhunters Album) - Personnel
... - percussion ==Samples Covers== Biz Markie sampled "God Make Me Funky" on his song "Albee Square Mall" on his album Goin' Off in 1988 ... N.W.A sampled "God Make Me Funky" on their song "Gangsta Gangsta" on their album Straight Outta Compton in 1988 ... DJ Jazzy Jeff The Fresh Prince sampled "God Make Me Funky" on their song "As We Go" on their album He's the DJ, I'm the Rapper in 1988 ...
Change (Tears For Fears Song) - Sampled
... The xylophone melody has been sampled by several artists Culture Beat on "No Deeper Meaning" (1991) Havana on "Ethnic Prayer" (1993) Jurassic 5 on "Sum of Us" from their album ...
Stay With Me (De Barge Song) - Hip-hop Samples
... officially released as a single but it would gain leverage as an oft-sampled single in hip-hop and R B ... Nearly a decade later, R B singer Ashanti sampled the song for her hit "Foolish" on her Self-titled debut album (2002) ... R B singer Mariah Carey sampled the song's chorus for her 2008 single, "I'll Be Lovin' U Long Time" on her E=MC² album ...
Make The Road By Walking - Hip-hop Samples
... The title song, "Make the Road by Walking", was sampled by Jay-Z on the track "Roc Boys (And the Winner Is)..." on his album American Gangster, which was named by Rolling ... The song "The Traitor" has been sampled by rappers Kid Cudi on his debut album Man on the Moon The End of Day, 50 Cent on his mixtape War Angel LP, and other, lesser-known rappers on various ... "Tired of Fighting" was sampled on the tracks, "Faith" by California-based rapper, Kendrick Lamar and "Flying Iron" by New Orleans-based rapper Curren$y ...
Let's Do It Again (song)
... Rapper Ice Cube sampled the song for the remix to his 1993 hit single It Was a Good Day ... R B quartet Xscape sampled the song on its first single, "Just Kickin' It," from the 1993 album Hummin' Comin' at 'Cha and four years later, the group sampled the song of the same name on the ...