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

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Better known for its role in…

“Paper Planes” by M.I.A. (2008)

OK, the Clash isn’t exactly obscure. But we still ┬ánever realized that M.I.A. re-purposed it for her huge hit! Were we the last to know?

 

8. “Bring Down The Birds” by Herbie Hancock (1966)

Give it a listen and find the answer on the next page!