I love to check out the original sample used in music (Grooveshark being quite good for that), whether I know it or not. And hip hop is definitely not the only genre that samples stuff!
So, here is Edwin Birdsong’s “Cola Bottle Baby”:
Sampled by Daft Punk in “Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger”:
Which was then sampled by Mr West:
Daft Punk and Kanye West being great at integrating samples into their music.
Short post. A post a day will be difficult to sustain with nothing but lengthy posts!