DJ Funktuall presents Volume 27 of his Hip Hop Sample breakdown series. In this Chilled Out Edition, DJ Funktuall gives you a history lesson on the original samples and the proceeding songs that used them.

Top 10 Chilled Out Samples in Hip Hop History Track List

1) Mother Nature – Albert Jones

Be-Intro – Common

2) A Little Fugue for You and Me – Enoch Light

No Escapin This – Beatnuts

3) Risin to the Top – Keni Burke

Keep Risin’ to the Top – Doug E. Fresh
Around the Way Girl – LL Cool J
Smooth Operator – Big Daddy Kane
I Wanna Rock – DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince
Take You There – Pete Rock & CL Smooth
U Da Man – Black Moon
Love No Limit – Mary J. Blige
How to Roll a Blunt – Redman
Rap Phenomenon – Notorious B.I.G. w/ Method & Redman
I Pioneered This – MC Shan
(Lately) I’ve Been Thinking – Common feat. Sean Lett
Fat Rat – Grand Puba
Straight from Da Ghetto – Lost Boyz
Born to Live – OC
Paradise – LL Cool J feat. Amerie

4) Mind Blowin Decisions – Heatwave

How to Flow – Nice & Smooth
Mind Blowin’ – The D.O.C.
Mind Blowin – Pete Rock w. Vinia Mojica
Keep Risin’ to the Top – Doug E. Fresh
Stressed Out – ATCQ w/ Faith Evans

5) Distant Lover – Marvin Gaye

Spaceship – Kanye West

6) Don’t Look Any Further – Dennis Edwards

Hit Em Up – 2pac feat. Outlawz
Time to Go – King Sun
Cappucino – MC Lyte
Quitter – Eminem
Get Money – Junior MAFIA
Final Chapter ~ He’s Dead – Scarface
I Beeped You – Father MC
and the bassline to PAID IN FULL
and this just in: Way of Life – Lil’ Wayne

7) Why You Treat Me So Bad – Club Nouveau

I Got 5 On It – Luniz
Satisfy You – Puffy feat R. Kelly

8) Wildflower – Hank Crawford

Shorty Wanna Be a Thug – 2Pac
Drive Slow – Kanye West feat. Paul Wall & GLC
No One’s Iller – Eminem feat. Bizarre, Swifty & Fuzz

9) Winter Sadness – Kool & the Gang

Picture Me Rollin – 2Pac

10) Never Gonna Stop – Linda Clifford

Street Dreams – Nas
All Eyez On Me – 2Pac