Various Artists - We've Got Jazz: Sampling Jazz In A Hip Hop World LP

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A deep dive into the art of sampling old jazz records to produce up to date beats. Here you'll find all jazz originals which inspired and provided the basis for hip-hop classics of: KRS-One, Pharcyde, A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul, Madlib, Wu-Tang Clan, Anderson .Paak, Action Bronson, Blu, and Mac Miller. An outstanding selection, ten tracks from the golden age of jazz including artists such as Donald Byrd, Clifford Brown, Ahmad Jamal, Miles Davis & Milt Jackson, Thelonious Monk, Stan Getz & Luiz Bonfa, Howard Roberts, Cal Tjader, Six Boys in Trouble, and Duke Ellington & John Coltrane. If you want to get to the jazz roots of rap music and hip-hop culture, this is the place to start.

Track List:

  • Donald Byrd - Cristo Redentor (sampled in Action Bronson's "Hookers At The Point")
  • Clifford Brown - Yesterdays (sampled in KRS-One's "MC's Act Like They Don't Know")
  • Stan Getz & Luiz Bonfa - Saudade Vem Correndo (sampled in Pharcyde's "Runnin'")
  • Howard Roberts - Dirty Old Bossa Nova (sampled in A Tribe Called Quest's "The Jam")
  • Cal Tjader - Mood For Milt (sampled in De La Soul's "Watch Out")
  • Six Boys in Trouble - Zum, Zum (sampled in Madlib's "Duumbiyay")
  • Miles Davis & Milt Jackson - Dr. Jackle (sampled in Blu's "Melo")
  • Duke Ellington & John Coltrane - In A Sentimental Mood (sampled in Mac Miller's "Diablo")
  • Thelonious Monk - Black And Tan Fantasy (sampled in Wu-Tang Clan's "Shame On A Nigga")
  • Ahmad Jamal - Beautiful Love (sampled in Anderson .Paak's "Room In Here")