A History of Otis Redding Samples in Hip-Hop

Everlast "7 Years" (1998)

Album: Whitey Ford Sings the Blues
Producer: Everlast
Label: Tommy Boy/Warner Bros Records

Samples: "Hard to Handle" (1968)

For his song "7 Years," Everlast grabs the iconic horns and bassline from "Hard to Handle" and turns it into the intro and backdrop for his own record.

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