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    Default Rap/Hip Hop artists that sample classical themes and melodies

    The prospect of this is hilarious and I'm sure somebody has done it. Does anyone know of any artists or groups that do this?

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    Xzibit- paparazzi
    [yt]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JTB1edkFIF8[/yt]

    Nas - I Can
    [yt]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X5naz6r0vWg[/yt]
    Last edited by Philip; Sep-10-2012 at 23:14.

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    All in all pretty cheezy.

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    I posted one on here before. Here you go

    Busdriver - Imaginary Places

    Last edited by Cnote11; Sep-11-2012 at 00:03.

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    'Ham' by Kanye West & Jay-z - has some bits taken from opera in it -
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UDpKHr707QI
    Genuine ersatz classical listener since 1981.

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