A History of Otis Redding Samples in Hip-Hop

Grand Puba "Check Tha Resume" (1992)

Album: Reel to Reel
Producer: Grand Puba
Label: Elektra

Samples: "I Love You More Than Words Can Say" (1967)

Grand Puba rose to fame as a member of Brand Nubian. On "Check Tha Resume," he borrows a guitar riff and some of Otis' fine words for the beat and drops knowledge on everything from the Lone Ranger to Bob Marley.

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