Welcome to the first installment of “My Favorite Songs That Were Sampled by Rappers.” Since I have an extensive wealth of classic music knowledge, I often find my favorite songs being sampled, so I decided to start this game.
I was getting ready to work on my screenplay yesterday, and could not get motivated. So I turned on Pandora and hoped it would inspire me. As soon as I sat down, one of my favorite Steely Day songs came on, “Kid Charlemagne.” I’ve loved this song since before I knew what it was about. Honestly, I just thought they were alchemists for many years, then I wised up. Here’s the song, but there’s a catch: see if you can guess which rapper sampled it and which song it is:
Click “2” below for your answer: