Category Archives: Hip Hop Samples

Hip Hop Samples: California Love

So I was going to hold off and slowly put out “Hip Hop Samples” posts like once a week, but this one is just TOO GOOD! It turns out that the beat and hook for “California Love” (by Tupac) were … Continue reading

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Hip Hop Samples: Just A Friend

It turns out that the beat we all know and love for “Just a Friend” by Biz Markie is actually a sample! A sample of Freddie Scott’s “You Got What I Need” to be more specific. This post requires no … Continue reading

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Hip Hop Samples: Mo Money Mo Problems

I just found out that the sample for “Mo Money Mo Problems” by Biggie (featuring Puff Daddy and MA$E) came from a Diana Ross song. I cannot believe it took me so long to find this! Anyway, for those of … Continue reading

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