avatar
May 25th, 2014

Classic hip-hop sample! If not mistaken, originally from the song U.F.O. by ESG in 1981. Commonly used in hip-hop tracks in the golden era (mid-80's until mid 90's).

Edited with Audacity and Magix Music Maker 5.

As a a classic hip-hop sample, it's de facto public domain. It's been used so many times by so many artists through the years.

Here you have a list of some songs those have it (ordered by release date):

· ESG - UFO - 1981 (http://youtu.be/0BsS-QQ99aQ?t=14s)
· DJ Chuck Chillout & Kool Chip - Time to Rhyme - 1989 (http://youtu.be/afNiPRH10Z8?t=34m25s)
· Stezo - It's My Turn - 1989 (http://youtu.be/Z8C7G5D7HSc?t=5s)
· Unrest - U.F.O. - 1991 (http://youtu.be/glmMvkokLPk?t=3s)
· Miles Davis - Fantasy - 1992 (http://youtu.be/fdBTWbQEQ2s?t=18s)
· Notorious B.I.G. - Party and Bullshit (original mix) - 1993 (http://youtu.be/6i5fgrO2D38?t=10s)
· Junior Mafia - Realms of Junior Mafia - 1995 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HClLK0Ic0bw)
· J Dilla - Geek Down - 2006 (http://youtu.be/70SwRaTFgHM?t=10s)

Some other classic samples has been already uploaded to freesound.org. You can check, for example, the amen break (extracted from The Amen Brothers by The Winstons in 1969): if you make a search of "amen break" you'll find about 250 sounds (at the moment I wrote this description), original one and variations.

- 2 bars version: http://www.freesound.org/people/bronxio/sounds/238672/

For PayPal or BitCoin donations, please check my freesound profile

Comments

    1 comment

Please log in to comment

  • Currently /5 Stars.
(2)
Type
Wave (.wav)
Duration
00:02:399
Filesize
413.7 KB
Samplerate
44100.0 Hz
Bitdepth
16 bit
Channels
Stereo
Sound illegal or offensive? Flag it!