The 10 James Brown Songs Rappers Love to Sample

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  • James Brown, Funky Drummer
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  • James Brown, The Payback
  • James Brown, Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved
  • James Brown, Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine
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The 10 James Brown Songs Rappers Love to Sample

James Brown is both a musical legend and innovator. And when it comes to hip hop, there may be no one out there who wasn't himself an MC, DJ or b-boy who has had a greater impact on the culture. In addition to his vocals serving as a template for rap flows, the singer's songs have been sampled more than any, according to WhoSampled. Here are 10 that rappers love to use. 

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