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The Godfather of Soul has contributed much to hip hop.
Kanye West must really be a fan of James Brown's "Funky President." Yeezy has sampled the 1974 released multiple times, including on "Live Fast, Die Young," "Clique" and "New God Flow." It's also been sampled in classics like Eric B. & Rakim's "Er...
Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter and producer Jody Watley was born on Jan. 30, 1959.
Justin Timberlake, J. Cole and Rakim also celebrate.
The legendary MC is 46 this week.
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