What song is sampled in Otis by Jay Z?

What song does Kanye sample in Otis?

The song, “Otis,” is built on the back of a sample of legendary soul singer Otis Redding's 1966 version of “Try a Little Tenderness” and was produced by West.Jul 24, 2011

Who is the guy in the Otis video?

Aziz Ansari makes cameo in Jay-Z, Kanye West's 'Otis' (Video)Aug 12, 2011

Are Kanye and Jay-Z friends?

When asked by David Letterman if he and Kanye were friends during an appearance on My Next Guest Needs No Introduction, JAY responded, "That's my brother, we're beyond friends. Really, like literally, my little brother is Kanye. And like your little brother, things happen sometimes."

What musical was sampled by Jay-Z in a hit song?

For Jay-Z's first single to break into the Top 15 of the pop charts, producer Mark “The 45 King” famously flipped an indelible tune from the Annie Broadway soundtrack – he copped the record from the Salvation Army for a quarter after seeing an ad on TV.Dec 4, 2019

What Broadway musical is sampled in Jay-Z's Hard Knock Life?

It features a pitch-modified sample of the song "It's the Hard Knock Life" from the 1977 musical Annie. The song was produced by The 45 King and at the time of its release was the most commercially successful Jay-Z single.

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