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10 Of The Best Hip Hop Songs That Sampled James Brown  was originally published on blackamericaweb.com

1. “Say It Loud, I’m Black and I’m Proud” (1968)

2. “T.R.O.Y. (They Reminisce Over You”) – Pete Rock & CL Smooth (1992)

Sampled: “Say It Loud, I’m Black and I’m Proud” (1969)

3. “Escapism” (1971)

4. “Don’t Believe the Hype” (1988)

Sampled: “Escapism” (1971)

5. “No Diggity” – Blackstreet ft. Dr. Dre and Queen Pen (1996)

Sampled: “Blind Man Can See It”

6. “Hot Pants” (1971)

7. “Paid In Full” – Eric B & Rakim (1987)

Sampled: “Hot Pants”

8. “Papa’s Got a Brand New Bag” (1965)

9. “How Ya Like Me Now” – Kool Moe Dee (1987)

Sampled: Papa’s Got a Brand New Bag”

10. “There It Is” (1972)

11. “Amerikkka’s Most Wanted” (1990)

Sampled: “There It Is”

12. “Just Enough Room for Storage” (1971)

13. “All For One” – Brand Nubian (1990)

Sampled: “Just Enough Room for Storage”

14. “The Payback” (1974)

15. “Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine” (1970)

16. “Nobody Beats the Biz” (1988)

17. “The Little Groove Maker Pt. I” (1969)

18. “Me, Myself, and I” – De La Soul (1989)

Sampled: “The Little Groove Maker Pt. I”