Songs sampled on Paul's Boutique


Contrary to popular belief, most of the sampling for Paul's Boutique was eventually cleared, but at dramatically lower costs compared to today's rates. Here's a list of all the songs that were sampled.

  • Loran's Dance
    Idris Muhammad
  • Funky Snakefoot
    Alphonse Mouzon
  • Super Mellow
    Louis Bellson, Shelly Manne, Willie Bobo and Paul Humphrey
  • Tell Me Something Good
    Ronnie Laws
  • 6 O'Clock DJ (Let's Rock)
    Rose Royce
  • Born to Love You
    Rose Royce
  • Yo Yo
    Rose Royce
  • Jazzy Sensation
    Afrika Bambaataa and the Jazzy 5
  • Dancing Room Only
    Harvey Scales
  • Get Off
  • That's the Joint
    Funky 4 + 1
  • 8th Wonder
    Sugarhill Gang
  • Unity (Pt. 2 - Because It's Coming)
    Afrika Bambaataa and James Brown
  • Rock the House
    The B-Boys
  • Momma Miss America
    Paul McCartney
  • One of These Days
    Pink Floyd
  • Magnificent Sanctuary Band
    Donny Hathaway
  • Sharon
    David Bromberg
  • Mr. Big Stuff
    Jean Knight
  • Military Cut - Scratch Mix
    DJ Grand Wizard Theodore and Kevie Kev Rockwell
  • AJ Scratch
    Kurtis Blow
  • Kool Is Back
    Funk, Inc.
  • (You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (To Party!)
    Beastie Boys
  • The New Style
    Beastie Boys
  • Superfly
    Curtis Mayfield
  • The Murder
     Bernard Herrmann
  • Dance to the Music
    Sly & the Family Stone
  • Drop It in the Slot
    Tower of Power
  • Sport
    Lightnin' Rod feat. Kool & the Gang
  • Main Title (Theme From Jaws)
    John Williams
  • I'm Ready
  • Egg Raid on Mojo
    Beastie Boys
  • Bring the Noise
    Public Enemy
  • You're Gonna Get Yours
    Public Enemy
  • Those Shoes
  • Up on Cripple Creek
    The Band
  • Put Your Love (In My Tender Care)
    The Fatback Band
  • Suzy is a Headbanger
  • Your Mama Don't Dance
    Loggins and Messina
  • The End
    The Beatles
  • Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Reprise)
    The Beatles
  • When I'm Sixty-Four
    The Beatles
  • Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
    The Beatles
  • Back in the U.S.S.R.
    The Beatles
  • Walk From Regio's
    Isaac Hayes
  • Get Up, Get Into It, Get Involved
    James Brown
  • Don't Sniff Coke
    Pato Banton
  • My Philosophy
    Boogie Down Productions
  • Brave & Strong
    Sly & the Family Stone
  • Feel Good
  • Come Let Me Love You (Instrumental)
    Jeanette "Lady" Day
  • Machine Gun
  • Magilla Gorilla
    Hoyt Curtin
  • Holy Ghost
  • Ain't It Funky Now
    James Brown
  • Funky President (People It's Bad)
    James Brown
  • Hey DJ
    World's Famous Supreme Team
  • The Ballroom Blitz
  • Shake Your Pants
  • Jungle Boogie
    Kool & the Gang
  • So Ruff, So Tuff
  • Party Time
    Kurtis Blow
  • Pumpin' It Up (Special Club Mix)
    P-Funk All Stars
  • Jazzy Sensation
    Afrika Bambaataa and The Jazzy 5
  • High Power Rap
    Crash Crew
  • Change the Beat (Female Version)
  • Hush
    Deep Purple
  • Shuckin' the Corn
    Eric Weissberg and Marshall Brickman
  • Last Bongo in Belgium
    Incredible Bongo Band
  • Put Your Hand in the Hand
  • Mississippi Queen
  • Time
    Pink Floyd
  • Rien Ne Va Plus
    Funk Factory
  • Hurdy Gurdy Man
  • I'll Bet You
    The Jackson 5
  • Drop the Bomb
    Trouble Funk
  • Address to the Crowd
    Max Yasgur
  • Moby Dick
    Led Zeppelin
  • Put on Train
    Gene Harris and The Three Sounds
  • It's Hot Tonight
    Alice Cooper
  • Loose Booty
    Sly & the Family Stone
  • Funky Drummer
    James Brown
  • Never Let 'Em Say
    Ballin' Jack
  • Hot and Nasty
    Black Oak Arkansas
  • Do Your Dance
    Rose Royce
  • King Tim III (Personality Jock)
    The Fatback Band feat. King Tim III
  • For Those About to Rock (We Salute You)
  • Say What!
    Trouble Funk
  • That's the Joint
    Funky 4 + 1
  • Sugarhill Groove
    Sugarhill Gang
  • Folsom Prison Blues
    Johnny Cash
  • That Lady
    The Isley Brothers
  • Loran's Dance
    Idris Muhammad
  • Are You Experienced?
    Jimi Hendrix
  • Burundi Black
    Burundi Steiphenson Black
  • The Well's Gone Dry
    The Crusaders
  • Ebony Jam
    Tower of Power
  • Draw Your Brakes
  • Save the World
    Southside Movement
  • Let the Music Take Your Mind
    Kool & the Gang
  • Into the Night
  • When the Levee Breaks
    Led Zeppelin
  • New York, New York
    John Battles, Cris Alexander and Adolph Green
  • Buffalo Gals
    Malcolm McLaren
  • Hey Pocky A-Way
    The Meters
  • Good Times
  • High Power Rap
    Crash Crew
  • Good to Go
    Trouble Funk
  • Scenario
    Beastie Boys
  • Rocket in the Pocket (Live)
  • Starski Live at the Disco Fever
    Lovebug Starski
  • Here We Go (Live at the Funhouse)
  • My Philosophy
    Boogie Down Productions

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