Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Four Levels of Existence, Jay-Z, Kanye West & Rihanna | Sample & Example


I just woke up, and the first e-mail I checked was titled "Sample source for Jay-Z's Run This Town". This track was sent over by Akuma over at Cash Rules. This one's a bit more difficult to decipher than previous ones. Either way, I'd like to hear your thoughts on it... Again, courtesy of Akuma's awesome find! Check it out:

SAMPLE:
Four Levels of Existence - "Someday in Athens"
Album: Four Levels of Existence
Year: 1976(?)

EXAMPLE:
Jay-Z - "Run This Town" (feat. Kanye West & Rihanna)
Album: The Blueprint 3
Year: 2009

10 comments:

  1. Im liking Kanye's production for recent Jay tracks. Nice sample. More offbeat and rock oriented. No more sped up soul eh Kanye?

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  2. the drumroll is probably what's sampled, but it's definitely a VERY close call.

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  3. its the guitar in the begining, what are u guys deaf?

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  4. How the fuck did you miss on the guitar sample, then again i have played the dam thing >50 times

    w00t for sampling greek band

    hellas! hellas!

    also WTF ivan ur #1 result for "The 4 levels of existance - the 4 levels of existance"

    dammit i wana RS link for there album :P

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  5. yeah...gutiar at the beginning and drums at a higher bpm...c mon really??

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  6. Links are dead. Fix them, please. Thanks.

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