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Saturday, May 15, 2010
NYC and Boston crate diggers Kon & Amir have teamed up with Complex Magazine to pick out the 50 greatest hip-hop samples of all time, that is, the best records that have been re-used to make classic hip-hop songs.
Listen to the original and the sample and read as Kon & Amir spill the beans on the history of the music and its place in hip-hop history. The list can be viewed here.