Sample Sale: 15 Obscure Songs That Were Sampled In Mega-Hits

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“Bitter Sweet Symphony” by The Verve (1997)

You’ve probably heard the Verve’s bitter sweet story: They get zero royalties from their monster hit because they used an inappropriately licensed sample from an instrumental version of a Rolling Stones song. Yup, Mick and Keith get 100% of that.

 

6. “Free Soul” by The Soul Brothers (1968)

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